According to the Mesothelioma Victims Center, “If we had one incredibly important piece of advice for a person with recently diagnosed mesothelioma or their family it would be get organized about how or where you were exposed to asbestos.”

NEW YORK, NY, October 30, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — According to the Mesothelioma Victims Center, “We are offering to help the family of a person who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma to organize the important information attorneys will need with respect to the financial compensation claim. We are advocates for people with mesothelioma and we know many people who have this rare cancer caused by asbestos exposure are, in many instances, concerned about the prospects of dealing with lawyers or a law firm. As we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303, the lawyers we suggest will need honest answers to simple questions as we would like to explain anytime.” http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

For well over a decade the Mesothelioma Victims Center has been dealing directly with some of the nation’s leading mesothelioma lawyers. The following is a list of the most frequently asked questions for a person with mesothelioma:

* “How were you initially exposed to asbestos? Was it a specific workplace or workplaces or was it while serving in the US Navy?

* “What type of work were you doing that allowed you to be exposed to asbestos?

* “What was the time frame of this asbestos exposure?

* “Do you recall the names of co-workers or shipmates who may have witnessed your exposure to asbestos?

* “Growing up as a child did your home have a boiler for heating a radiator type heating system and did the building have asbestos-lined pipes?

* “Have you ever done any automotive repairs involving brake, transmission or clutch replacements?

* “What type of work did your father do?”

Mesothelioma Compensation Tip: “Take your time and try to think about how or where you were exposed to asbestos. Exposure most likely took place between 30 to 40 years ago. Please call us at 800-714-0303 and allow us to try to help you remember something that happened in the 1960’s, 1970’s or 1980’s. This information becomes the basis for your mesothelioma compensation claim as we would like to discuss and it is super important.” http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include Veterans of the US Navy, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, miners, pulp or paper mill workers, printers, factory workers, railroad workers, plumbers, millwrights, boiler technicians, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, welders, pipefitters, insulators, firemen and construction workers. In most instances a person who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma was exposed to asbestos in the 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, or 1980’s.

The average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years old. This year between 2500, and 3000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma in the United States. Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that is caused by exposure to asbestos. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

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 person with mesothelioma could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Texas, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska.

For more information about mesothelioma please refer to the National Institutes of Health’s web site related to this rare form of cancer:

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