Mesothelioma is a cancer that is characterized by malignant cells that are found on the mesothelioma—the protective sacs—that cover most of the internal organs in the body. Most mesothelioma cancers begin in the lungs‚ but quickly spread to other parts of the body. Shipyard workers‚ those who work in mines and mills‚ heating and construction professionals‚ and others who work in the trades are at a higher risk for developing mesothelioma. To learn whether the work you have done or are doing puts you at risk for mesothelioma‚ speak with a mesothelioma lawyer.
If you or someone in your family has been diagnosed with mesothelioma‚ contact the dedicated staff at Martin E Goff today. We have the resources and experience necessary to determine who is liable‚ and to ensure that the responsible parties are held accountable.
Being exposed to asbestos or to products that contain asbestos increases your risk for mesothelioma. In addition‚ there is some evidence that shows that family members and others who live with people who are exposed to or work with asbestos have an increased risk of developing mesothelioma. An experience mesothelioma lawyer can tell you if you are at risk for developing mesothelioma.
Workers who are exposed to asbestos should wear protective equipment. In addition‚ the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has set limits for acceptable exposure levels of asbestos in the workplace.
If you have recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma‚ it’s possible that your workplace did not adequately protect you from the dangers of asbestos.
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