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In recent asbestos news, a man whose mother died from mesothelioma cancer says the asbestos
gravel driveway at his family home probably contributed to his mother's
He says while his mother would have been exposed to asbestos fibers by her
husband, who worked with asbestos every day, the gravel driveway was a
contributing factor in the mesothelioma lung disease.
In decades past, asbestos was once a popular substitute for gravel and
concrete and that it was common practice to use it to build domestic driveways,
paths and garage floors.
In a new book, a former engineer alleges thousands of
driveways would have been built in this way.
It cites numerous asbestos manufacturers that knew the substance was deadly
but continued to allow workers to use it.
Asbestos driveways are thought to be difficult to recognize as the only
difference are the small glistening fibers.
Many gravel and concrete 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
People 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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