Pipefitters and Mesothelioma Claims
Pipefittersand Asbestos Exposure
People that worked in and around building trades that exposed them to asbestos dust and fibers are still at risk of developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases in their lifetime.
More than 20 million American workers, including Pipefitters, have been exposed to asbestos with the most substantial usage in the U. S. was during 1930-1980. Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers can lay dormant in Pipefitters for 10-50 years.
Pipefitters diagnosed with Mesothelioma may be eligible for financial compensation with the help of an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer.
A Jury awarded $2.86 Million to a family of a 62-year-old Ohio man against R. T. Vanderilt who installed sinks, bathtubs, and ceramic fixtures while working at Crane Plumbing Fixtures Factory for nearly 40 years.
|Chimney Pipe Workers|
|Connector Pipeline Workers|
|Corrugated Pipe Insulator|
|Drain Pipe Installers|
|Drain Pipe Repair Workers|
|Drain Pipe Workers|
|Drainage Pipe Workers|
|Engine Room Pipe Workers|
|Engine Steam Pipe Workers|
|Exhaust Pipe Installers|
|Gas Pipeline Workers|
|Hot Pipe Workers|
|Hot Pipes Installers|
|Hot Water Pipe Installers|
|Hot Water Pipe Workers|
|Hot Water Steam Pipe Workers|
|House Pipe Workers|
|In-Ground Pipe Workers|
|insulating Pipe Workers|
|Irrigation Pipeline Caulker|
|Large Pipe Installers|
|Large Pipe Insulator Installers|
|Large Pipe Insulator Workers|
|Mainline Pipeline Workers|
|Metal Pipe Workers|
|Natural Gas Pipeline Workers|
|Oil Pipe Welders|
|Oil Pipeline Workers|
|Oil Refinery Pipefitters|
|Pipe Assembly Workers|
|Pipe Covering Workers|
|Pipe Delivery Workers|
|Pipe Line Transportation Workers|
|Pipe Line Welders|
|Pipe Line Workers|
|Pipe Manufacturing Workers|
|Pipe Mill Workers|
|Pipe Rebar Workers|
|Pipe Supply Workers|
|Pipe System Installers|
|Pipe System Workers|
|Pipe Trade Workers|
|Pipefitters System Workers|
|Pipeline Construction Workers|
|Pipeline Pump Tenders|
|Senior Pipeline Engineers|
|Sewage Pipe Layers|
|Sewage Pipe Workers|
|Sewer Pipe Cleaners|
|Sewer Pipe Workers|
|Ship Pipe Insulators|
|Ship Pipe Workers|
|Sink Pipe Workers|
|Steam Pipe Workers|
|Storm Pipe Workers|
|Strap Pipe Workers|
|Transite Pipe Workers|
|Tub Pipe Workers|
|Underground Pipe Workers|
|Underground Pipeline Workers|
|Underground Water Pipe Workers|
|Ventilation Pipe Workers|
|Water Pipe Installers|
|Water Pipe Insulators|
|Water Pipe System Workers|
|Water Pipe Workers|
Military Trades and Asbestos Exposure
Veterans that held specific trade jobs had exposure to asbestos. Many military jobs involved working in confined spaces with inadequate ventilation, operating machinery, and equipment that had asbestos-containing products.
Asbestos was also used extensively as fireproofing and insulation in Navy ship engine rooms, decking, sleeping quarters, hulls of ships and boiler rooms because of its resistance to heat.
One in three Navy Veterans will develop an asbestos-related disease in their lifetime and are at higher risk of developing mesothelioma, an aggressive form of cancer.
Mesothelioma has had medical links to workplace asbestos exposure.
Median Survival Rate for Mesothelioma Patients by Stage
Mesothelioma Symptoms Include:
- Chest pain
- Chronic cough
- Difficulty breathing
- Difficulty swallowing
- Fever or night sweats
- Fluid build-up in lungs
- Heart palpitations
- Heart murmurs
- Irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia)
- Orthopnea (dyspnea when lying down)
- Shortness of breath
- Thickening of Pericardial Layers
Recent Mesothelioma Verdicts
- $4.6 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a union insulator that developed malignant Mesothelioma from asbestos exposure.
- $10.2 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a Paper Mill worker suffering from pleural Mesothelioma.
- $1.1 Million Veteran Mesothelioma Settlement: For a Navy veteran machinist that developed malignant mesothelioma at age 71.
- $245,000 Asbestosis Settlement: For a Paper mill worker suffering from Asbestosis.
- $2.6 Million Shipyard Worker Mesothelioma Settlement: For the family of a 72-year old shipyard worker with mesothelioma who suffered second-hand exposure.
- $5 Million Navy Veteran Mesothelioma Verdict: For a Navy Boilerman who developed Mesothelioma during his service.
- $7.5 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a woman that developed peritoneal mesothelioma from laundering her husband’s work clothes.
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Diagnosed With Mesothelioma?
If you or a family member has had a malignant Mesothelioma diagnosis, you are going to have a lot of questions about living with Mesothelioma. It is crucial to be aware of what legal options you have against asbestos manufacturers and companies responsible for your exposure. Mesothelioma is a seriously deadly disease.
According to the American Cancer Society, with the average survival time for people with Mesothelioma is 4-18 months.
Call TOLL-FREE 888.640.0914 now to talk with a live Mesothelioma Counselor that can answer many of your questions and give you the peace of mind that you need.
Family Member Died From Mesothelioma?
If you have a family member that has died from Mesothelioma cancer, immediately consult with an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer about your available compensation from asbestos trust funds.
It is VERY IMPORTANT that you file your Mesothelioma claim within your states Statute of Limitations.
We have seen many families lose their right to file a lawsuit because their Statute of Limitations had expired while they were grieving. Although there is a tremendous mourning period with the loss of a loved one, it is crucial not to let your Statute of Limitations expire before filing a Mesothelioma lawsuit. In most states, the Statute of Limitations is 2-3 years. Some states have a 6-year Statute of Limitations.
Need a Pipefitters Mesothelioma Lawyer?
If you or a family member has a Mesothelioma diagnosis or an asbestos-related disease, we can help you start a Mesothelioma lawsuit against asbestos companies responsible for your injuries. Our experienced nationwide Mesothelioma lawyers will come to you.
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Workers and Asbestos-Containing Products
People that worked in shipyards, refineries, power plants, mills, factories, plants, salvage yards, engine rooms, installing brakes, gaskets, insulation, valves, and pipes have a higher risk of developing an asbestos-related disease in their lifetime.
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