A former power plant worker who has been recently diagnosed with mesothelioma needs to have the nation's best legal representation when it comes to advancing a compensation claim against a utility or energy company.
(PRWEB) November 04, 2014
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "About one in four phone calls we receive from diagnosed victims of mesothelioma are from individuals who formerly worked at a power plant. From the 1950s through the late 1980s US power plants used asbestos in many areas that exposed workers to this hazardous material. As a superb insulation of its time, asbestos was used to coat many parts of all types of machinery, pipes, and electrical wires. The BBC article comments on the tearing down of the silos but doesn't discuss the little covered topic of those working in the plant who might have mesothelioma.
“Every state has a power plant. Our goal this week is to show workers or family members of a power plant worker that because these types of utility companies are so well funded, compensation for former power plant workers who were exposed on the job can exceed one million dollars if mesothelioma has been diagnosed. This disease is rare and usually shows in individuals who had extended lengths of exposure.
"A former power plant worker who has been recently diagnosed with mesothelioma needs to have the nation's best legal representation when it comes to advancing a compensation claim against a utility or energy company. We have the contact information for mesothelioma compensation experts that are passionate about making you and/or your family as comfortable as possible while going through this battle.
“Call us anytime at 866-714-6466 or visit http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com
for more information on what can be done to preserve the life of a loved one.”
For attribution please see: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-oxfordshire-28078785
Information About Mesothelioma From The Mesothelioma Compensation Center For Diagnosed Victims And Their Families:
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 Compensation Center receives, a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma could live in any state including California, New York, Florida, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska.
For a 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
US Navy Veterans account for a significant portion of all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma each year. According to the US Centers for Disease Control, the average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years old. Each year, between 2,500 and 3,000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is attributable to exposure to asbestos.
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, “If you call us at 866-714-6466, we will see to it that you have on the spot access to the nation’s most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, because these incredibly skilled legal experts consistently get the best financial compensation results for their clients on a nationwide basis." The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging diagnosed victims of mesothelioma, or their family members to call them first before hiring a lawyer, or a law firm to advance a mesothelioma compensation claim. http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com
High risk groups for exposure to asbestos include the 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.
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