NEW YORK, NY, November 02, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/
-- The Mesothelioma Victims Center firmly believes that a construction worker or contractor recently diagnosed with mesothelioma frequently undervalues the amount of financial compensation they should receive. As the group would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303, construction workers or contractor with mesothelioma could easily be looking at hundreds of thousands of dollars or more in compensation. If the construction worker or contractor worked in multiple states the compensation could be even more significant.
However, construction workers and contractors with mesothelioma that impulsively hire the first law firm or lawyer pitch they see on the Internet runs a very good chance of being shortchanged in compensation. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
According to the Mesothelioma Victims Center, "We know construction and we know exactly how a construction worker or contractor could have been exposed to asbestos in the 1980s or earlier. As there were no bans on asbestos until the 1980's, exposure to asbestos most likely occurred with great frequency to construction workers or contractors. Construction job sites typically involve tight schedules, performance, and getting the job done as quickly as possible. It was very common for asbestos to be in insulation, insulated plumbing pipes, plumbing pipe gaskets, boilers, flooring, roofing material, drywall and plaster.
"The last thing we want any former construction worker or contractor who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma to think is that they shouldn't even bother with compensation as they'd likely not get very much money anyhow. As we would also like to explain anytime at 800-714-0303, we don't want people in this situation to think that because they live in a small town or a smaller state they probably will not be able to get the access to some of the nation's best mesothelioma lawyers who consistently get better compensation for their construction worker clients."
If the Mesothelioma Victims Center had one vital tip for a construction worker or contractor in any state who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma it would be: "Take advantage of the experience the fulltime mesothelioma attorneys we suggest when it comes to financial compensation and call us at 800-714-0303 for on the spot access to these amazing attorneys. Please don't shortchange yourself on mesothelioma compensation by unknowingly involving yourself with inexperienced lawyers or a mesothelioma marketing law firm that probably will overcharge you." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
For state-by-state licensing requirements for a general contractor or a plumber or electrician please refer to the following website: https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/state-by-state-licensing-requirements/
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 construction worker or contractor 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, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska.
High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, manufacturing/factory workers, pulp or paper mill workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, miners, construction workers, insulators, rail road worker, roofers, or firemen. As a rule, these types of workers were exposed to asbestos in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's. US Navy Veterans make up about one-third of all US Citizens who are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year. 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