Mesothelioma attorneys in Pennsylvania work with patients who were exposed to asbestos in their employment, many years prior to the diagnosis of their illness. Mesothelioma often affects the lining of the lungs and sometimes affects the abdomen, colon, esophagus, stomach and rectum. It is typically diagnosed decades after exposure.
If you or a loved one suffers from a disease such as mesothelioma, the first thing to do is take charge. Follow doctor’s orders ― but shortly after receiving a diagnosis, you need to contact a New Jersey mesothelioma law firm. Why so quickly? Timing matters:
According to Mesothelioma.us, the treatment costs to individuals affected by the disease can be significant, some or all of which may fall on them if they lack good health insurance. Those costs can range from $150,000 to more than $1 million.
Regardless of where you were exposed to asbestos, you should contact an attorney near where you live. In Pennsylvania and New Jersey, call the firm of [ln::firm_name]., a Philadelphia firm with additional offices in Media, Pennsylvania and Westmont, New Jersey.