In the event an individual has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, the Mesothelioma Victims Center is unsurpassed in the nation when it comes to making certain the victim has instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation lawyers
(PRWEB) October 27, 2014
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "According to a trade publication in the United Kingdom,
twenty trades people die every week from asbestos related diseases as an HSE survey revealed the full extent of construction workers’ exposure to the deadly material. The research, undertaken by Censuswide in September 2014, shows that while more than half knew that asbestos could be in old buildings built before 1970, only 15% knew that it could still be found in buildings built up to the year 2000."
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "These numbers are important factors to workers here in the United States, which is why we wanted to share this article. Extrapolate what is taking place in the UK with the population of the US in mind (which is nearly four times that of the United Kingdom), and its hard not to see how the number of victims would be higher here in the US. We have said it before, and we will say it again, if you were exposed to asbestos at a construction job site or any type of workplace in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, or 1980s please tell your primary care physician about the exposure, and please have an annual medical checkup that includes an x-ray."
In the event an individual has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, the Mesothelioma Victims Center is unsurpassed in the nation when it comes to making certain the victim has instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation lawyers. The group also offers instant information about the best possible treatment options for the victim. For more information, a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma or their family members are urged to contact the Mesothelioma Victims Center anytime at 866-714-6466 or visit http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
For attribution purposes please refer to the October 9th 2014 article in the UK's Construction Enquirer at http://www.constructionenquirer.com/2014/10/09/twenty-builders-a-week-die-from-asbestos/
For more information on the HSE survey and related asbestos information present in the article, visit http://www.hse.gov.uk/ and click on the “Beware Asbestos” tab.
Information About Mesothelioma For Diagnosed Victims And Their Families From The Mesothelioma Victims Center:
According to the US Center for Disease Control the average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years old. Frequently victims of mesothelioma are initially misdiagnosed with pneumonia. This year between 2500, and 3000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is attributable to exposure to asbestos.
According to the CDC the states indicated with the highest incidence of mesothelioma include Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Minnesota, Louisiana, Washington, and Oregon. However, based on the calls the Mesothelioma Victims Center receives a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Texas, Illinois, Iowa, Ohio, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska.
For an up to date map from the CDC showing the states with the highest incidence of mesothelioma please refer to their web site on this topic. http://www2.cdc.gov/drds/worldreportdata/figuretabledetailsarchive.asp?FigureTableID=139&GroupRefNumber=F07-02
High risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, manufacturing, or industrial workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, or construction workers. Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, or 1980’s. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “Before you hire a mesothelioma attorney please call us at 866-714-6466, and compare the qualifications of who we consider to be the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys to any other lawyer, or law firm. When it comes to obtaining the best mesothelioma settlement, the quality of the attorney matters, as we would like to explain." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
For more information about mesothelioma please refer to the National Institutes of Health's web site related to this rare form of cancer: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/mesothelioma.html