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"The typical person with lung cancer we are trying to identify is over 60 years old, and their asbestos exposure tool place prior to 1982. The sad part-most never get compensated-but most should."
CHICAGO, IL, June 24, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The Illinois US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate has endorsed, and they recommend attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste to be the go to person---for a Navy Veteran who has just been diagnosed with lung cancer-if while in the navy the Veteran had significant exposure to asbestos prior to 1982. Financial compensation for a person like this might exceed $100,000 and it does not matter if he smoked cigarettes. Typically, a Navy Veteran like this served in the navy in the 1950s, 1960s or 1970s-and their exposure to asbestos took place on a navy ship, submarine or at a shipyard. For more information--please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste at 800-714-0303. www.karstvonoiste.com/
The Advocate says, "The typical person we are trying to identify is over 60 years old, and their asbestos exposure must have taken place prior to 1982. The sad part about our efforts is most people who had heavy to extreme exposure to asbestos in the navy or at work-and then who develop lung cancer are not aware the $30 billion dollar-asbestos trust funds were set up for them too. If the person we have just described sounds like your husband or dad-and the lung cancer diagnosis is recent-please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste at 800-714-0303." www.karstvonoiste.com/
The Illinois US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate is proud to help the people with asbestos exposure lung cancer or mesothelioma in Chicago, Springfield, Rockford, Peoria or anywhere in Illinois. www.karstvonoiste.com/
High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos in Illinois include Veterans of the US Navy, workers at one Illinois's two dozen power plants, steel mill workers, public utility workers, factory workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, welders, pipefitters, millwrights, machinists, and construction workers. Typically, the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's. https://Illinois.USNavyLungCancer.Com
According to the American Cancer Society for nonsmokers who have been exposed to asbestos in their workplace the risk of lung cancer is five times that of unexposed workers. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/lung/statistics/index.htm.
The US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, "If your husband, dad, coworker or neighbor has just been diagnosed with lung cancer and you know they had significant exposure to asbestos in the navy, at a shipyard or while working at a factory, at power plant, public utility, or as a plumber, electrician welder, mechanic or any kind of skilled trades group in any state please have them call us anytime at 800-714-0303-the compensation for a person like this might exceed $100,000." https://USNavyLungCancer.Com
States with the highest incidence of lung cancer include Kentucky, West Virginia, Maine, Tennessee, Mississippi, Ohio, Indiana, Louisiana, Arkansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Alabama, and Delaware. www.karstvonoiste.com/
For more information about asbestos exposure please visit the NIH's website on this topic: https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/risk/substances ... fact-sheet.
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