Cleaner Who Scoured Roofs and Pipes Dies of Mesothelioma. Our Asbestos Lawyers Review Potential Cases.
In recent news about the dangers of asbestos exposure, the widower of an industrial cleaner who died of mesothelioma has won compensation in an asbestos lawsuit.
The cleaner was exposed to asbestos while working for a company for many years.
His wife brought a mesothelioma lawsuit after her husband died from the asbestos-related cancer, in 2006.
His wife, who remarried after his death, was awarded asbestos compensation.
Her compensation includes money for the care and assistance she gave to her husband while he underwent treatment for the mesothelioma cancer.
He was exposed to the deadly material when he worked as a cleaner for the company between 1965 and 1970.
His job included cleaning the asbestos corrugated roofs of factories and cleaning pipes lagged with asbestos.
Many industrial cleaners 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, we may be able to help.
For over two decades, Weitz & Luxenberg P.C. has handled some of the most legally complicated and groundbreaking asbestos litigation in the country. 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 their disease.
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