NEW YORK, NY, September 11, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/
-- The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "US Navy Veterans with mesothelioma wanting the best possible financial compensation need to know that it is absolutely vital to hire one of the nation's most skilled and experienced attorneys as we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303. The attorneys we suggest immediately begin work by asking how and where the exposure to asbestos took place. What they are looking for is information to begin building a strong history of asbestos exposure to be used in the compensation process. This is what we are referring to when we mention a "workup."
"The workup becomes the basis for a mesothelioma compensation claim and our biggest worry is some lawyers may not want to spend the time and dig through the details of the asbestos exposure. As a result, most Veterans who pursue litigation with less experienced attorneys end up getting financially shortchanged; it's just a fact of life. Our number one priority for a US Navy Veteran with mesothelioma is that they receive the very best possible financial compensation as we would like to explain anytime at 800-714-0303." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
Based on the experience of the Mesothelioma Victims Center the types of places a US Navy Veteran could have been exposed to asbestos include
* Shipyards in Maine, Virginia, Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Mississippi, California, Washington or Hawaii.
* While preparing a navy ship for deployment (primary focus here is for those in the engine room, machine shop or mechanical areas of the ship).
* Performing maintenance on a navy ship while at sea.
* Assisting with the decommissioning of a navy ship.
* As a 'Snipe', most commonly referred to as someone who worked below decks. This included those that are assigned to engineering rates, such as Machinists' Mates, Boilermen, Enginemen, or Hull Technicians.
For more information and on-the-spot access to some of the nation's most capable and qualified mesothelioma attorneys, a US Navy Veteran or their family are urged to contact the Mesothelioma Victims Center anytime at 800-714-0303. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
For a story about a US Navy ship preparing for deployment please read a recent navy briefing: http://navaltoday.com/2017/02/20/uss-lake-erie-cruiser-gets-deperming ... eployment/
Each year about 3000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos. High -risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, miners, manufacturing workers, pulp or paper mill workers, millwrights, welders, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, construction workers, rail road workers, and firemen. Typically, the exposure to asbestos for these types of workers occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
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 US Navy Veteran with mesothelioma could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska. 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: https://www.cancer.gov/types/mesothelioma