Did work at a power station cause asbestos ailments? Discuss options
with our lawyers.
In recent news about the dangers of asbestos, a man exposed to a "snowstorm
of asbestos dust" as a power station
worker during the 1960s, has died of mesothelioma.
The power station worker was 73 when he succumbed to the asbestos cancer malignant
He stated in court documents before his death that he was exposed to asbestos dust and fibers during his
career as an engineer at an electricity power station that began in 1956.
Reportedly, he had been close to repairs of boiler lagging that
resulted in asbestos being handled and being freely exposed to the resulting
dust and fibers at various power stations.
He even recalled walking through a 'snowstorm of asbestos dust' during the
course of his work.
Many power station workers 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
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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