Unfortunately part of our regions industrial legacy is that many workers have come in to contact with and inhaled asbestos dust. Many years later this can lead to different medical conditions which cause pain and suffering, the worst cases of which, are terminal. If you develop an asbestos related illness connected to your employment then you may well be entitled to recover compensation.
Merritts have extensive experience of handling claims for individuals who have developed asbestos related illnesses such as:-
We can and do act not only on behalf of Individuals but also, if a claimant has passed away, on behalf of their estate. Our experience in this area and local knowledge allow us to progress claims quickly, to expedite enquiries of employers and their insurers and to secure interim payments.
Just because your former employer may no longer be trading does not necessarily rule out a claim.
If you are diagnosed with an asbestos related condition please contact us. We will progress your claim without delay and will always offer to act on a no-win-no-fee-basis. Home visits are available. You will meet your solicitor at the outset and they will conduct your claim from start to finish keeping you fully informed.