Asbestos fibers can be disturbed from different types of asbestos products used in the construction of homes and buildings and numerous industrial applications. Asbestos use has been around since the beginning of the industrial revolution, it was favored for its heat resistance and fire resistance properties.
Also its durability and flexibility to be woven into products like insulation, gaskets, pipes, and fire-proof clothing made it popular. People in high risk occupations or who live with family members in high risk occupations of asbestos exposure face the greatest risk of developing an illness from their asbestos exposure.
Illnesses like mesothelioma and lung cancer from asbestos exposure need to be accurately diagnosed before you can make a claim for these injuries from asbestos exposure. Making matters more complicated is the fact that the disease has a long latency period where the asbestos fibers reside in the body for decades before eventually forming into diseases like mesothelioma or lung cancer.
Some people who have not yet been diagnosed with an illness may have a claim for continued medical monitoring after their asbestos exposure. This is exemplified in the Jackson County Missouri Courthouse Case where people who had been victims of asbestos exposure created a class action to hold the county liable for continued medical monitoring annually to see if any asbestos related disease is present.
Depending on where and how you were exposed will give our asbestos & mesothelioma lawyers the guidance on which companies, employers, product manufacturers, or insurers may be held liable for your asbestos exposure illness.
Furthermore there are numerous asbestos trust funds set up to pay your claims for asbestos exposure injuries. It is best to allow an experienced professional guide you through the process of filing claims with asbestos trusts while they pursue all avenues of compensation.
Important evidence of asbestos exposure and the resulting illness needs to be proven by your attorney and there is also a limited window of time for you to begin filing claims for your asbestos exposure known as the statute of limitations which varies from state to state.
If you have been diagnosed with an asbestos related lung cancer or mesothelioma from asbestos exposure seek immediate assistance from our experienced attorneys here at Mesowatch who will immediately work with you to ensure your asbestos claims payouts are handled properly and you receive all the compensation to which you are legally entitled to.
How Long Does The Asbestos Claim Process Take?
Each case is unique and there are no guarantees how long your claim for asbestos exposure may take. The legal team here at Mesowatch will spare no expense in order to move quickly with your case and get you badly needed financial assistance to which you are entitled to.
Many cases could be settled within approximately 6 months and you should contact our asbestos mesothelioma lawyers on in the process will help make your claim go more smooth and quickly.
You need to seek an experienced asbestos exposure law firm with a proven track record of verdicts and settlements which gives them priority when settling the asbestos claims. The legal team at Mesowatch will make sure to recover from all available trust funds as soon as your case is filed and you may begin seeing compensation within a few months of beginning your asbestos exposure claim.
How Long Does a Mesothelioma Lawsuit Take
Mesothelioma lawsuits can be settled within 6 months. The legal team at Mesowatch will make sure you receive the earliest possible trial date which leads to the earliest possible settlements. In some extremely rare situations your case may have to go to trial and that could take a considerably longer time.
However, the majority of Mesothelioma lawsuits are settled quickly before they reach the inside of a courtroom. Typically after your lawsuit is filed and your deposition is taken your case should resolve within a few months.
How To Make a Claim For Asbestos
The best way to make a claim for asbestos is through our experienced nationwide asbestos exposure legal team. They will know which jurisdiction is most favorable for your case, what evidence needs to be gathered to prove your case, and which parties may be liable for your asbestos exposure.
In many cases where the victim was exposed to asbestos in high risk industries there could be upwards of 100’s of potential product manufacturers, employers, insurance companies, the military and many more parties which may have a hand in being responsible for your asbestos exposure.
Many of these parties knew of the health risks of asbestos exposure and failed to remove the asbestos from exposing people or warn their employees of the dangers of asbestos exposure. The asbestos industry is a powerful force in the political arena and has unlimited resources to defend your claims for asbestos exposure.
Contact the experienced legal team at Mesowatch who have a proven track record of success against the asbestos industry to recover all available compensation for your asbestos exposure injuries.