Defunct Railroads and Mesothelioma Claims
Railroad Workers are at risk for developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers. People that worked in Defunct railroads in Railroad Train Stations, Railroad Train Yards and other Railroad buildings may have been exposed to asbestos dust and fibers and are still at risk of developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos related disease in their lifetime. Defunct Railroads are no longer in business and some have set up asbestos trust funds for people diagnosed with Mesothelioma.
More than 20 million American workers including Railroad Workers have been exposed to asbestos with the heaviest usage in the U. S. was during 1930-1980. Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers can lay dormant in Railroad Workers for 10-50 years.
Railroad Workers diagnosed with Mesothelioma may be eligible for financial compensation with the help of an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer.
U. S. Courts are now holding asbestos companies and manufacturers that exposed Railroad Workers to the toxic asbestos dust and fibers accountable by awarding mesothelioma
Defunct Railroads and Asbestos Exposure
|Adak Defunct Railroad|
|Akron Defunct Railroad|
|Alameda Defunct Railroad|
|Atlanta Defunct Railroad|
|Cecil Field Defunct Railroad|
|Corpus Christi Defunct Railroad|
|Dallas Defunct Railroad|
|DeLand Defunct Railroad|
|Denver Defunct Railroad|
|Ellyson Field Defunct Railroad|
|Fallon Defunct Railroad|
|Ford Island Defunct Railroad|
|Fort Lauderdale Defunct Railroad|
|Glenview Defunct Railroad|
|Glynco Defunct Railroad|
|Grosse Ile Defunct Railroad|
|Imperial Beach Defunct Railroad|
|Jacksonville Defunct Railroad|
|Key West Defunct Railroad|
|Kingsley Defunct Railroad|
|Kingsville Defunct Railroad|
|Kodiak Defunct Railroad|
|Lakehurst Defunct Railroad|
|Lemoore Defunct Railroad|
|Lincoln Defunct Railroad|
|Litchfield Park Defunct Railroad|
|Litchfield Park Defunct Railroad|
|Los Alamitos Defunct Railroad|
|Memphis Defunct Railroad|
|Meridian Defunct Railroad|
|Miami Defunct Railroad|
|Miramar Defunct Railroad|
|Moffett Field Defunct Railroad|
|New Orleans Defunct Railroad|
|New York Defunct Railroad|
|Niagara Falls Defunct Railroad|
|Norfolk Defunct Railroad|
|North Island Defunct Railroad|
|Olathe Defunct Railroad|
|Patuxent River Defunct Railroad|
|Pensacola Defunct Railroad|
|Point Mugu Defunct Railroad|
|Pu’unene Defunct Railroad|
|Quonset Point Defunct Railroad|
|Richmond Defunct Railroad|
|Sand Point Defunct Railroad|
|Sanford Defunct Railroad|
|Saufley Field Defunct Railroad|
|Squantum Defunct Railroad|
|St Louis Defunct Railroad|
|Stimons Defunct Railroad|
|Tillamook Defunct Railroad|
|Twin Cities Defunct Railroad|
|Vero Beach Defunct Railroad|
|Weeksville Defunct Railroad|
|Weymouth Defunct Railroad|
|Wildwood Defunct Railroad|
|Willow Grove Defunct Railroad|
Military Railroads and Asbestos Exposure
|Anacostia Naval Railroad|
|Concord Naval Railroad|
|Crane Naval Railroad|
|El Centro Naval Railroad|
|Great Lakes Naval Railroad|
|Gulfport Naval Railroad|
|Indian Head Naval Ordnance Station|
|San Diego Naval Railroad|
|Treasure Island Naval Railroad|
|Washington Naval Railroad|
|China Lake Naval Railroad|
Defunct Railroads and Asbestos Containing Products
Railroad Workers that worked in rail yards, rail stations, engine rooms, installing brakes, gaskets, insulation, valves and pipes have a higher risk of developing an asbestos related disease in their lifetime
|AdhesivesAir Compressor Pipes
Air Conditioning Systems
Asbestos Heat Wrap
Cobra Railroad Brakes
Collapsible Guard Rails
|CrosstiesDynamic Grid Braking Systems
Electrical Rail Signaling
High Temperature Gasket
Hot Water Lines
Pipe Joint Insulation
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Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure
- Malignant Mesothelioma is commonly diagnosed in people between the ages of 50 and 75 years old.
- There are 2,500-3,000 malignant Mesothelioma cases diagnosed each year in the United States.
- 1 in 3 U. S. military veterans will develop an asbestos related disease in their lifetime.
- Men are 4 times more likely to be diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma than females.
- 70-80% of all diagnosed Malignant Mesothelioma cases reported had workplace experience.
Veterans that held certain trade jobs were exposed to asbestos. Many military jobs involved working in confined spaces with bad 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 greater risk of developing mesothelioma, an aggressive form of cancer.
Mesothelioma has been medically linked 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.
Malignant Mesothelioma has been linked to workplace asbestos exposure.
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Diagnosed With Mesothelioma?
If you or a family member has been diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma you are going to have a lot of questions about living with Mesothelioma and what legal options you have against asbestos manufacturers and asbestos companies for your asbestos 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 right 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?
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. We know it is a tough time to grieve the loss of a loved one, but please do not let your Statute of Limitations expire for filing your Mesothelioma lawsuit. In most states the Statute of Limitations is 2-3 years. Some states have 6 year Statute of Limitations.
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