Engineers: Did asbestos dust in a factory cause mesothelioma? Our asbestos
lawyers can help you seek justice.
The widow of a man who died of mesothelioma cancer is moving forward with
legal proceedings against those responsible for negligently exposing her husband
to the carcinogen asbestos. He had reportedly
lived near an asbestos factory where
his father was an engineer.
It is believed her husband was the victim of exposure to asbestos dusts and fibers from the
asbestos factory. He died from mesothelioma three years ago.He visited the
factory a few times as a child with his father, who worked there as a telephone
He also attended school within a mile of the factory and asbestos dust was
constantly within the grounds and classroom.
Of his tragic death, his widow reportedly said: "I urgently need witnesses to
come forward who can confirm what conditions were like in the area around the
factory and inside. Anyone who has lost a loved one to mesothelioma will know
that it is excruciating, and also has no
Many tools used in factory work contained asbestos. Even protective gear was
a source of asbestos exposure: Fireproof aprons and gloves were lined with asbestos material
which could release fibers if the
outer layer were torn or worn through.
Many factory workers such as engineers 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
If you would like a free consultation or more information
about your legal options, please complete the form on this page, and a
representative of our law firm will
contact you as soon as possible.