West Virginia Personal Injury Attorney
Air quality in a given work environment has a strong connection to the chances of employees to contract lung cancer. Solvents, asbestos, heavy metals, and other toxins in the workplace are regulated by OSHA but this does not prevent lung cancer from afflicting many workers in different fields. If you have been diagnosed with lung cancer, secure fierce advocacy from a West Virginia personal injury attorney to recover the compensation you are due.
In more than 30 years of operation, Fitzsimmons Law PLLC has recovered more than half a billion dollars in compensation for injured clients. The firm has earned numerous accolades for its successes such as inclusion in the list of Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list and earning an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.
Significant Occupational Health Concern
A common cause of lung cancer is from long term exposure to asbestos, resulting in Mesothelioma. Even if your exposure to asbestos was many years ago, you could still contract lung cancer at any time.
Certain occupations have a high risk for lung cancer such as:
- Railroad workers
- Construction workers
- Insulation manufacturers and installers
- Pipe fitters
Employers can be left suffering from a negligent employers actions from years past and the financial burden associated with cancer can be extreme.
Begin Your Claim Today!
You need an aggressive West Virginia personal injury lawyer to represent you if you have been afflicted by lung cancer, especially if you contracted it while on the job. When employers are careless in the treatment of their employees, they can be held to account and legally liable for your medical costs, lost wages, and emotional trauma.
Lung cancer affects entire families and can be very disruptive to your everyday life. Choose a law firm that will stand beside you and your family during this difficult time.
Contact Fitzsimmons Law PLLC right away and get compassionate representation — (888) 492-4303