Mesothelioma is a rare and fatal type of cancer caused by asbestos exposure that affects the lining of the lungs, abdomen, and heart. Sadly, mesothelioma cancer could have been prevented if not for the greed of mega million dollar corporations.
By the time a victim has symptoms and the correct diagnosis; the prognosis will not be good. Mesothelioma symptoms can be shortness of breath, chest pain, and coughing up blood. Often mesothelioma is difficult to diagnose because it shares symptoms with other conditions. Recently, some new treatments and therapies are being tested that may prolong a mesothelioma cancer patient's life There are time constraints for filing a Mesothelioma claim under each state's statute of limitations. A mesothelioma settlement would cover potential compensation for mounting medical bills plus for pain and suffering as well as mental anguish suffered by your family. Compensation would also provide financial security for your family after you pass away. Nobody likes to think about these things but you and your family must before it's too late and you lose the opportunity to do so.
The burden of proof lies on your lawyer's shoulder which is why the guidance of an experienced mesothelioma lawyer is critical in helping victims and their families receive financial compensation.
A savvy mesothelioma lawyer understands the legal complexities involved including asbestos product identification, specific asbestos-related medical issues, and specific time constraints that narrow the window of opportunity in order to file your claim.