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If you have Silicosis, and you have worked with Silica Dust, you may have legal claims. Many companies knew for decades that Silica was hazardous, yet made a business decision not to warn workers of those hazards and invest in proper safety equipment. As a result, you may have a right of recovery against your employer, or associated companies, or the maker of the safety equipment that did not adequately protect you. A legal claim which can help defray the costs of treatment and provide compensation for your pain and suffering.

Are you eligible for compensation?

If you are a victim of Silicosis, your eligibility will depend on several factors:

a) Statute of Limitations

b) Identify Your Exposure

c) Responsible Parties


a) Statute of Limitations

Your first concern is to file within the statutory deadlines. If you have been diagnosed with Silicosis, you must file within a few years.

If you are the executor of the estate of a person who has died from silicosis-related disease, you may be eligible to file a claim but the claim must be within a short time of the death.

Because of the statute of limitation issues, you should contact our specialists as soon as possible regarding your eligibility.

b) Identify Your Exposure

If you have silicosis, that alone is not grounds for damages. In order to establish a claim (against a company and/or contractors) it must be established that you had been exposed to the silica at a specific location. If you do not remember the name of the job site (that caused your silicosis), we may be able to help you find out.

c) Responsible Parties

If you have found where you where you were exposed to dangerous levels of silica, our lawyers will find the responsible parties who are capable of paying. For you to file a claim, our attorneys must be able to locate a company that is ultimately responsible and still in business in some form or another.

What will your compensation be for the damages?

As mentioned above, we will help you locate information about responsible parties for your silica exposure. Your compensation will be determined by factors such as lost income, the laws in your state, and the parties responsible. Compensation for silicosis can vary from several thousand to several million. Getting the highest possible compensation for your damages requires tough and experienced attorneys. Our mission is to match your case with those capable attorneys.

Are you within the statute of limitations? What company will be liable for my Illness? What kind of compensation is available? How do I get experienced and reputable representation?

To decide about your legal options, you should consult an attorney who specializes in silicosis injury cases. The first step to locating an attorney is submitting your information here>>
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