When a person inhales airborne asbestos fibers, they can become lodged in the lining of the lungs and cause inflammation. Over time, the damage can lead to mesothelioma.
According to data compiled by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), more than 1 million workers in construction and general industries face significant asbestos exposure at their job. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, understand that you’re not without recourse. Our asbestos lawyers specialize in mesothelioma litigation and can help you alleviate your financial burden by filing a mesothelioma claim.