WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA, USA, September 24, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — The West Virginia US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, "If your husband or dad is a Navy Veteran with recently diagnosed lung cancer in West Virginia and while serving in the navy he had heavy to extreme exposure to asbestos prior to 1982 please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste at 800-714-0303 to discuss what might turn out to be significant financial compensation. Financial compensation for a person like this might exceed a hundred thousand dollars and the claim does not involve suing the navy.
"When it comes to financial compensation for a person like this what does matter is they recall the specifics of how, where and when they were exposed to asbestos on a navy ship, submarine or at a navy shipyard where their ship or submarine was being repaired. Most people like this never get compensated-even though they should.
"The Navy Veteran with lung cancer we are trying to identify is over 60 years old and it does not matter if they smoked cigarettes. What does matter is a person like this talks to a lawyer who knows what they are talking about when it comes to compensation for a person like this. For direct access to attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste please call 800-714-0303." www.karstvonoiste.com/
The West Virginia US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate’s free services are available to people with asbestos exposure lung cancer or mesothelioma in Charleston, Huntington, Parkersburg, Morgantown, Wheeling or anywhere in West Virginia. https://WestVirginia.USNavyLungCancer.Com
High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos in West Virginia include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, maritime workers along the Ohio River, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, coal miners, manufacturing, or industrial workers, public utility workers, plumbers, welders, insulators, millwrights, pipefitters, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, or construction workers. Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, or 1980’s. www.karstvonoiste.com/
According to the American Cancer Society for nonsmokers who have been exposed to asbestos in their workplace the risk of lung cancer is five times that of unexposed workers. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/lung/statistics/index.htm.
The US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, “If your husband, dad, coworker or neighbor has just been diagnosed with lung cancer and you know they had significant exposure to asbestos in the navy, at a shipyard or while working at a factory, at power plant, public utility, or as a plumber, electrician welder, mechanic or any kind of skilled trades group in any state please have them call us anytime at 800-714-0303. Most people like this never get compensated-even though the asbestos trust funds were set up for them too. We are trying to change this sad fact.” https://USNavyLungCancer.Com
States with the highest incidence of lung cancer include Kentucky, West Virginia, Maine, Tennessee, Mississippi, Ohio, Indiana, Louisiana, Arkansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Alabama, and Delaware. www.karstvonoiste.com/
For more information about asbestos exposure please visit the NIH’s website on this topic: https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/risk/substances/ asbestos/asbestos-fact-sheet.
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Source: EIN Presswire