The Hidden Danger Of Asbestos Explained By Johnson Law
12th December 2014
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Despite asbestos being banned in the UK for decades, there are still thousands and thousands of people who have been exposed to asbestos by working in environments without sufficient protection. Johnson Law explain in more detail the hidden dangers of asbestos.

What is Asbestosis?

This is a lung disease caused by breathing in asbestos fibres which irritate the lungs, causing scarring to the lung tissues.

Asbestosis Symptoms

Having asbestosis puts you at greater risk of lung cancer and respiratory problems.

Symptoms of asbestosis may include

  • Shortness of Breath
  • Chest Pain
  • Unexplained Cough
  • Tightness across the chest.
Claiming Compensation for Asbestosis and related illnesses.
There are strict time limits in place to make personal injury compensation claims which include asbestosis claims.
Johnson Law can advise on this process. They are highly experienced in the area of industrial diseases along with other personal injury matters. 
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