Kiln workers have a right to seek financial settlements for their asbestos illnesses.
In the past, kilns were fitted with asbestos boards and modules.
So anyone involved in repairing, altering, or dismantling a kiln, or similar device or part of it where insulating materials containing asbestos have been used or applied, risked exposure to the harmful asbestos fibers and dust.
These kiln workers labored unprotected; their employers failed to give them the proper protective masks required for asbestos-related work.
Kiln employees in iron and steel, chemical, refinery and power generation jobs have come forward to say their work environment led to a diagnosis of mesothelioma, asbestosis or lung cancer from asbestos.
If this has been your experience, our asbestos lawyers may be able to help you receive compensation for your health problems.
For over two decades, Weitz & Luxenberg P.C. has handled some of the most legally complicated and groundbreaking asbestos litigation in the country, winning many millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements along the way.
Men and women diagnosed with mesothelioma or lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure or secondary
exposure may be entitled to compensation from the companies responsible for
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