Library Buildings: Mesothelioma Lawsuits
Libraries: Asbestos Exposure
People that worked in and lived around Libraries that contained asbestos containing products may be at risk for developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers in their lifetime.
Workers that helped build or tear down old Libraries that contained toxic asbestos products that exposed them to toxic asbestos dust and fibers are at a higher risk.
If you have been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or an Asbestos related cancer you may be eligible to receive compensation from responsible asbestos companies and manufacturers for your asbestos exposure.
Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers can lay dormant in people for 10-50 years. Asbestos exposure is responsible for approximately 10,000 deaths each year in the United States.
If you or a family member has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or an Asbestos-related disease, we are here to help you file a claim.
Libraries and Asbestos Exposure
- Mesothelioma cases are found in 9 out of every 1 million people.
- 1 in every 125 males over 55 will be diagnosed with an asbestos related cancer in their lifetime.
- 1 in 3 U. S. Veterans will develop an asbestos related disease in their lifetime.
- In the last 40 years more than 6,000 asbestos companies have been named in Mesothelioma and Asbestos claims.
- There have been more than 600,000 Mesothelioma and asbestos-related claims with an estimated value of 275 billion.
Workers diagnosed with Mesothelioma have complained that they were not given any warning, training or respiratory protective gear when handling, installing, loading, repairing, or removing asbestos-containing products.
Asbestos is most dangerous when inhaled or ingested. Most workers were daily exposed to toxic asbestos dust and fibers where they inhaled and ingested them without any protection in their workplace.
More than 20 million American workers have been exposed to asbestos with the heaviest usage in the U. S. during 1930-1980.
If you or a family member has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or an Asbestos-related disease, we are here to help you file a claim.
Library Buildings and Asbestos Exposure
|Alcorn State Library – Lorman, MS|
|Allegheny Gasket Library, PA|
|Anna E. Waden Library 3rd Revere Streets San Francisco, CA|
|Archbishop Alemany Library San Rafael, CA|
|Arizona State University Hayden Library Tucson, AZ|
|Arizona State University Library Phoenix, AZ|
|Baisley Park Library New York, NY|
|Ball State University Library Muncie, IN|
|Baylor University – Moody Library|
|Berkeley Library Berkeley, CA|
|Bethel Library & Learning Center|
|Bloomberg Library Building Seguin, TX|
|Bloomberg Library San Antonio, TX|
|Brooklyn Central Library – NY|
|Brown University – John Haye Library – RI|
|Burien Public Library Seattle, WA|
|Butler Library – Butler, PA|
|Buzzards Bay Maritime Academy-Library – MA|
|Cambria Library Association – PA|
|Cambria Library Association Johnstown, PA|
|Carnegie Library – Oakland, PA|
|Carnegie Library Extension Pittsburgh, PA|
|Carnegie Library Munhall, PA|
|Case Institute Library & Humaniti Cleveland, OH|
|Catonsville Library Catonsville, MD|
|Central Library Santa Clara, CA|
|City County Library San Antonio, TX|
|City County Library Seguin, TX|
|Cleveland Public Library Cleveland, OH|
|College Library – Steubenville, OH|
|Concordia Seminary Library – MO|
|Connecticut State Library|
|Cook Library, Southern Station Box 5001 Hattiesburg, MS|
|Corte Madera Library – Madera, CA|
|Countway Library Harvard University Medicine – MA|
|Crescent Parks School Library Resource Center Palo Alto, CA|
|Deposit Library Austin, TX|
|Detroit Public Library – Detroit, MI|
|District 440 High School (Theater, Library – KS|
|Dittlinger Library New Braunfels, TX|
|Dominican College Library San Rafael, CA|
|Dover Library Canton, OH|
|Downtown Library Tulsa, OK|
|Dubois Library – Dubois, PA|
|East Lansing Library|
|Eastern Ct St College Library|
|Easton Library – CT|
|El Cajon Library El Cajon, CA|
|Elkins Public Library – NC|
|Emory University, Library Atlanta, GA|
|Evanston High School, Library Addition – IL|
|Evergreen State College Library Olympia, WA|
|Flint Public Library|
|Folger Shakespearean Library Washington, DC|
|Ford Centennial Library|
|Foxboro Library – MA|
|Franciscan University of Steubenville – Library|
|Frostburg College Library – MN|
|Goodell Library, University of Massachusetts Amhurst, IN|
|Green Gables School Library Resource Center Palo Alto, CA|
|Guilford Library – CT|
|Hamilton College Library Building Clinton, NY|
|Hanover College Library Hanover, IN|
|Harpur Library Building Binghamton, NY|
|Hayward State Library – CA|
|Henry Ford Centennial Library – MI|
|Hiram Scott College Library Science Building Scottsbluff, IN|
|Hope College Vanzoren Library Holland, MI|
|Houston County Library Kennard, TX|
|Hoyt Public Library|
|Hughes Brothers Library Forrest Hill, CA|
|Humble Library Museum Annex – Library Humble, TX|
|Indiana University Library Bloomington, IN|
|Institute Library & Humanities Building – OH|
|Ithaca College Library Ithaca, NY|
|J. W. Hodges Library Wharton, TX|
|Janesville Public Library Madison, WI|
|Jervis Library Rome, NY|
|Jervis Public Library|
|JW Hodges Library|
|K. C. Library School BD. Building Kansas City, MO|
|Kanawha County Library|
|Kanawha County Public Library -, WV|
|Kansas City Library Kansas City, KS|
|Kent State University, Rockwell Library Kent, OH|
|Kenton County Library Covington, KY|
|Kenwood Library Milwaukee, WI|
|Lakewood Branch Library Houston, TX|
|Lansing Public Library Lansing, MI|
|Library – Akron, OH|
|Library – Buckhannon, WV|
|Library – Castle Shannon, PA|
|Library – Clarksburg, WV|
|Library – Fremont, OH|
|Library – Lakewood, OH|
|Library – Middleburg Heights, OH|
|Library – New Martinsville, WV|
|Library – Tiffin, OH|
|Library & School Bd Building|
|Library 774 Gragmont Avenue|
|Library 820 E Street San Diego, CA|
|Library Building A T Institute Cobleskill, NY|
|Library Bureau, Hermitage & Diversey Building Chicago, IL|
|Library of Congress Washington, DC|
|Lincoln Library Springfield, IL|
|Linda Hall Library – MO|
|Louisiana State University – Library Building – LA|
|Louisiana State University Library|
|Main Library San Jose, CA|
|Mariemont Library Cincinnati, OH|
|Marquette University, Library, Milwaukee County Milwaukee, WI|
|Memphis State University, Undergraduate Library Memphis, TN|
|Methodist University Library|
|Miami University Ohio Alumni Library Oxford, OH|
|Michigan State University Library East Lansing, MI|
|Mill Valley Library Throckmorton Elma Mill Valley, CA|
|Minneapolis Library Minneapolis, MN|
|Modesto Library – CA|
|Morgantown Public Library|
|Mountain View Library Mountain View, CA|
|National City Library National City, CA|
|National City Library San Diego, CA|
|New Britain Library|
|New Canaan Library|
|New Fire Station Br Library West Peabody, IN|
|New Haven Library|
|New Yonkers Public Library – NY|
|New York Public Library New York, NY|
|New York University Bobst Library New York, NY|
|North Scituate Public Library|
|Northwest Hill Library Austin, TX|
|Ohio State University General College Library Columbus, OH|
|Ohlones School Library Resource Center Palo Alto, CA|
|Old Palo Alto Library Stanford, CA|
|Oradell Public Library|
|Orinda Library Orinda Way Orinda, CA|
|Parkersburg Library – Parkersburg, WV|
|Parkside Library – CA|
|Parma Library – Parma, OH|
|Peddle School Campus – Library Building Hightstown, NJ|
|Penrose Library Colorado Springs, CO|
|Philadelphia Public Library Philadelphia, PA|
|Philippi Library, Philippi, WV|
|Pittsburgh Coal Co. Shops Library, PA|
|Pittsburgh Consolidation Coal Co. Pilot Plant Storeroom Library, PA|
|Pittsburgh Consolidation Coal Co. R D Division Library, PA|
|Pleasant Hill Library – CA|
|Portland Library Portland, OR|
|PrInceton Public Library PrInceton, NJ|
|PrInceton University Firestone Library PrInceton, NJ|
|PrIncton Eton Public Library|
|Providence College Library – RI|
|Providence Pontiac Library – RI|
|Public Libraries – Pre-1980|
|Public Library – 1328 Alston Way|
|Public Library – Bridgeport, OH|
|Public Library – MI|
|Public Library Lecture Hall|
|Public Library New York, NY|
|Public Library, 1328 Alston Way – Berkeley, CA|
|Public Service Library – WI|
|Richmond Public Library Richmond, VA|
|Riviera Beach Library Pasadena, MD|
|Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy Street Galveston, TX|
|Saint Marys University Law Library San Antonio, TX|
|Sam Houston Library|
|San Anselmo Library San Anselmo, CA|
|San Francisco Library San Francisco, CA|
|San Lorenzo Library San Lorenzo, CA|
|San Mateo Central Library San Mateo, CA|
|San Mateo Library|
|Santa Monica Library|
|Santa Monica Library – CA|
|Scituate Public Library|
|Sewage Treatment Plant – Library, PA|
|South Windsor Library – CT|
|Southern Methodist University Library|
|Southern Oregon College Library Ashland, OR|
|Spohn Htg & Vent Co. Institute Library & Humanities Building|
|Spohn Htg Vent Co. Case Institute Library Cleveland, OH|
|St. Clair County Library|
|St. Johns Public Library|
|State Historical Library|
|State Library Records Center|
|State University Hayden Library|
|Stockton Public Library – CA|
|Syracuse University, Bird Library Syracuse, NY|
|Texas State Library – Records Center Austin, TX|
|Texas Tech Library Lubbock, TX|
|Theological Seminary Speer Library Princeton, NJ|
|Torrington Library – CT|
|Tri- City Public Library|
|Trinity College Library|
|Tuffs Library – MA|
|U. C. L. A. Library Los Angeles, CA|
|UC Davis Library|
|UCLA Library Los Angeles, CA|
|Uconn Graduate Library|
|UN Library – NY|
|Union County Library New Albany, MS|
|University Library, University of Massachusetts Amhurst, MA|
|University of California – Doe Memorial Library|
|University of California Memorial Library Berkeley, CA|
|University of Kentucky Margaret I King Library Lexington, KY|
|University of Louisville Library Louisville, KY|
|University of Massachusetts, Goodell Library Amherst, MA|
|University of Physics Library|
|University of Pittsburgh – Hillman Library|
|University of Santa Clara Heaffy Law Library El Camino Real Santa Clara, CA|
|University of Texas Physics Library|
|UPS Library Tacoma, WA|
|USIU Library San Diego, CA|
|Vallejo Civic Center Library Vallejo, CA|
|Virginia State Library Richmond, VA|
|Waterfield Library Campus Murray State University|
|Weirton Library – Weirton, WV|
|Wellsville Library – NY|
|Wesleyan University Library|
|West End Library|
|Western College Library – Alumnae Library – OH|
|Wisconsin State Historical Library Building Madison, WI|
|Woburn Public Library Woburn, MA|
|Wood County Library Parkersburg, WV|
|Yale Rare Book Library|
|Yonkers Public Library|
|York Junior College Library York, PA|
Top 200 Most Mentioned Asbestos Products in Lawsuits
Many of these asbestos-containing products were used in building trades with the heaviest use pre-1980 in the U. S. The latency period for an asbestos-related disease to show up in a person s body is 10-50 years.
Asbestos Trust Funds Claims and Mesothelioma
U.S Asbestos Bankruptcy Trusts Funds have paid out nearly 21 billion to more than 600,000 asbestos claimants. There are about 60 active Asbestos Trust Funds with an estimated $32 billion in remaining assets.
Asbestos Settlement Trusts were established to help compensate workers and their families for asbestos exposure causing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases. When an Asbestos company establishes a Trust Fund all settlements are managed by trustees that decide the compensation amounts paid to Mesothelioma claimants. U. S. Courts allow Asbestos defendants to file for protection under a legal process known as bankruptcy reorganization. This allows the company to pay claims and stay in business.
Asbestos Trust Fund settlements typically do not come with an admission of guilt by the asbestos company that set up the trust.
If you have a history of asbestos exposure you should be checked each year by a qualified doctor.
We have been helping victims of asbestos exposure and their families for more than 18 years. If you or a family member has been diagnosed with Malignant Mesothelioma or an Asbestos-related disease, we are here to help you file a claim with an experience Mesothelioma lawyer that will fight for you!
U. S. Military Veterans and Asbestos Exposure
Military Veterans have a 1 in 3 chance of developing an asbestos related disease in their lifetime. Veterans have the right to bring lawsuits against negligent asbestos companies for exposing them to toxic asbestos-containing products and materials.
There are 21.5 million current living Veterans according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans who served between 1940 and 1970 have the greatest risk of developing Mesothelioma or an asbestos-related cancer. Navy Veterans who served during World War II and the Korean War have the highest incidence of Asbestos-related diseases.
The U.S. Military used thousands of Asbestos-Containing Products in their ships between the 1920-late 1970’s. 14 in every 1,000 WW II Shipyard Workers died of an asbestos-related disease compared to 18 in every 1,000 combat related deaths.
- Mesothelioma primarily occurs in Veterans between the ages of 55-75.
- Asbestos was listed as the top contaminant at 32 U.S. Army base closures during the 1990s.
- A recent study showed that as many as 30-40% of Mesothelioma victims is U. S. Veterans.
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?
If you have a family member that has died from Mesothelioma cancer in Kentucky you should immediately consult with an experienced Mesothelioma diagnosis lawyer about what compensation may be available to you from asbestos trust funds that total more than 30 billion dollars.
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.
Malignant Mesothelioma is rare form of cancer that affects lining of the lungs, abdomen, heart, and major organs in the body. Mesothelioma is a disease in which malignant cancer cells are found in the sac lining the chest (pleura) or the abdomen (peritoneum). There are about 3,000 new malignant Mesothelioma cases diagnosed each year in the U. S. If you are experiencing any Mesothelioma symptoms you should contact a doctor immediately.
Median Survival Rate for Mesothelioma Patients by Stage
- Stage 1 – 21 months
- Stage 2 – 19 months
- Stage 3 – 16 months
- Stage 4 – under 12 months
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
Buildings Pre-1980 and Asbestos Exposure
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.
|Depots||Opera House||Underground Buildings|
How Second-Hand Asbestos Exposure Occurs
When asbestos is disturbed, broken apart, cut, decayed, or damaged, it releases tiny asbestos microscopic fibrous particles that can cling to hair and clothing. These asbestos fibers are easily transferred to others where they can accumulate in the lining of lungs that cause mesothelioma lung cancer.
Asbestos is most dangerous when it is;
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Recent Mesothelioma Verdicts and Settlements
7.5 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a construction worker who developed mesothelioma against 6 companies that manufactured or distributed asbestos-cement pipe (2012).
$13 million Mesothelioma Jury Verdict: For a 73-year-old woman who contracted Mesothelioma after using asbestos-containing talcum powder manufactured by Colgate-Palmolive Company.
$7.5 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a 1970s and 1980s Worker with Mesothelioma who worked installing underground water and sewer lines.
$26.6 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a 62-Year-Old Drywaller exposed to asbestos dust on residential and commercial job sites who developed Mesothelioma.
$8.6 Million Mesothelioma Jury Award: For a family man diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma was exposed to asbestos while working as a refinery worker and heavy equipment operator.
$4.4 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a Steamfitter diagnosed with Mesothelioma who worked on asbestos containing pumps, valves, and gaskets used in power plant during the 1950’s and 1960’s.
$2.1 Million Mesothelioma Award: For a 77-year-old man who developed pleural mesothelioma from work as a machinist and planner at a Naval Shipyard.
$7.5 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a woman who developed peritoneal mesothelioma from laundering her refinery worker husband’s work clothes and died from “take-home asbestos exposure.”
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