Asbestosis is a lung disease which is more common amongst those that have been exposed to asbestos for long periods at high levels of exposure.
This distressing condition caused by a thickening and scarring of the lungs which means that the lungs become less elastic and lose their ability to function correctly. Indicators include shortness of breath, unexplained coughs, chest pain and chest tightening.
Asbestosis cannot be cured however a range of treatments are available to ease the symptoms.
We have been able to win many cases even though the business stopped trading decades earlier.
Our experience in Asbestosis claims Belfast has allowed us to trace the former employer’s insurers and secure a settlement.
We have helped clients across Northern Ireland to claim after exposure to asbestos in a range of jobs and examples include:
If you have an Asbestos related disease call us on Freephone 0800 092 9994 and one of our expert lawyers will arrange a no obligation consultation.