Vigorous Representation of Asbestos Claims
Asbestos was formerly a common insulation used in building construction. Decades ago though it was discovered that asbestos causes cancer. It is composed of fibers which get into the air and when breathed harm the linings of body organs. It can take from twenty to thirty years to set in. Many employers, even though they knew of this danger, still forced workers to work in buildings with asbestos. Not only were the workers exposed. When they went home, they carried the asbestos fibers on their clothing putting the family members in jeopardy as well. Now many of these workers and family members have come down with cancer and employers have had to pay out billions in damages. Persons with symptoms need to get checked out by their doctors and if affected obtain treatment. It is also important for those to seek compensation by contacting a Los Angeles product liability attorney.
Cancer from Asbestos
The symptoms of the cancer called Mesothelioma are shortness of breath, loss of weight, coughing and back pains. The treatment for it includes radiation, chemotherapy and surgery. Usually, the cancer does not appear until 30 years after the individual has come in contact with asbestos. It is vital to seek immediate treatment if you think you have been exposed to asbestos. For more information on Mesothelioma click here.
Why You Need Us
Attorney David Shoop is an asbestos claims lawyer serving the victims of this construction product. When a client comes to him, he speaks with client to learn of how the client may have been exposed to asbestos. He then investigates to identify and prove the source of the exposure. He militantly seeks compensation for the client so that the client may receive all the treatment client needs to fight the disease. He also seeks full compensation for loss of income and pain and suffering. Where the victim has died, he seeks compensation for wrongful death for the family.
Contact a Los Angeles product liability lawyer for help with your claim!