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Mesothelioma Claims

Mesothelioma is a form of lung cancer that develops as a result of exposure to asbestos.

Asbestos was used until the late 1990s as an insulating material however exposure to the hazardous substance has been proven to cause a whole host of illnesses, specifically mesothelioma.

What is Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma is a form of cancer that affects the lining that covers the outer surface of most organs. The only known cause of mesothelioma is exposure to asbestos.

There are two types of the cancer.Pleural mesothelioma is the most common type and it develops in the tissue that covers the lungs. Peritoneal mesothelioma develops in the lining of the abdomen.

Due to the severity of the illness Mesothelioma can take between 20-50 years to develop after the original exposure.

Mesothelioma Symptoms

The symptoms for pleural mesothelioma are a pain in the lower back and chest. You will feel a shortness of breath and suffer from a high temperature and persistent cough.

As a different form of cancer peritoneal mesothelioma has different symptoms including a painful swelling of the abdomen with nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.

If you have been exposed to asbestos previously and are concerned you may be suffering from an asbestos related illness we recommend seeking medical advice immediately.

Mesothelioma Compensation

If you believe you have been exposed to asbestos as a result of the negligence of your current or former employer we can help you.

As the symptoms of exposure to asbestos can take years to develop it is common for the victims to seek compensation from a previous employer.

It doesn’t matter whether you have left the company or still work for them, we can help you get the justice you deserve.

How to make a Mesothelioma Claim

We believe that everyone has the right to compensation if they are suffering from an illness due to employer negligence.

If you or a loved one is suffering from mesothelioma as a result of exposure to asbestos you could be eligible to make a compensation claim.

To make a Mesothelioma Claim Freephone 0800 193 88 88
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