Asbestos exposure is common among those doing manual labor or working in the trades. If you are a hard-working worker in California whose job duties have exposed you to asbestos, or if your application for compensation and benefits for your asbestos-related disease has been delayed or denied, it is imperative to obtain experienced legal representation from a qualified attorney.
At the Law Offices of Andrew B. Shin, we are committed to helping injured workers throughout Northern California. With more than 25 years of experience, our San Jose workers’ comp lawyer has a thorough understanding of California workers’ rights to guide you through the complexities of the legal system.
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Asbestos is a durable and versatile material which is often used in a variety of industries before it was discovered that when it degrades and crumbles, tiny fragments can enter the lungs of those who are exposed to it. Asbestos in your lungs can result in multiple health issues, including mesothelioma.
The following are a list of trades which typically experience asbestos exposure:
The companies that created asbestos knew about this issue, yet still continued to sell it to be used in everything from building materials and fireproofing. Over the years, those who worked in industrial or trade jobs were exposed to asbestos at work. There is also a possibility that a worker unintentionally brought asbestos to the home on their clothing.
Our San Jose workers’ compensation lawyer can investigate your case and collect evidence necessary to build an effective and personalize case strategy just for you. Do not hesitate to let the Law Offices of Andrew B. Shin protect your rights and pursue the benefits you deserve.
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