ND: Supportive Services For Our VAs
There are a number of benefits that have been instated for vets of the American armed forces. Search for an up to date list of the facilities in North Dakota.
Known for pioneering asbestos cases, Weitz & Luxenberg won a noteworthy consolidated trial in 1991 concerning employees of the Brooklyn Navy Yard in the 1940s and 1950s.
Weitz & Luxenberg had 36 clients in that case and secured $75 million. Another case yielded a $64.65 million award for four asbestos plaintiffs in 1996 (NY, docket # 10893/95), and, in 2002, the firm won a $53 million verdict in New York for a brake mechanic stricken by mesothelioma (docket No. 12658-00). The trial team has recovered hundreds of millions more for its clients, many of whom formed the core of the victorious Allied war effort in the second World War.
Asbestos is a mineral. It is composed of silicon, oxygen, hydrogen and other metals. Asbestos fibers are strong, flexible and not flammable. Asbestos also insulates very well and doesn't break down easily. Other asbestos uses include older plastics, paper products and floor tiles. Generally, asbestos fibers are joined with a matter that binds them together, creating asbestos containing material, otherwise known as ACM. Various industrial products are created with ACM, such as sealants, cement pipe and insulation.
Large amounts of individuals worked in the armed forces and lived alongside asbestos for quite a while not realizing that this could one day lead to the mortal disease: lung cancer.
Surviving with asbestos-related diseases can be taxing. Weitz & Luxenberg can help relieve burden by providing you with a free case evaluation. Your first step is to complete the form below.
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