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Compensation For Victims Of A Second Asbestos-Related Illness

Compensation For Victims Of A Second Asbestos-Related Illness

Pennsylvania state law allows plaintiffs with nonmalignant asbestos-related diseases to file a second lawsuit and recover damages if they later develop an asbestos-related cancer. Should you or a loved one suffer a second asbestos related cancer, you may be entitled to compensation.
This issue recently brought to greater attention when the state legislature in Virginia recently passed a law to enable a person diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma years after an earlier diagnosis of a non-terminal asbestos-related condition to legally pursue further compensation. In some of these cases, the victim may may have agreed to a settlement with the asbestos companies for the first diagnosis, then is later diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma.

The Philadelphia-based law firm of NASS CANCELLIERE has collected over $500 million for its clients. Founded in 1983, NASS CANCELLIERE has represented thousands of clients. Our attorneys have extensive courtroom experience and have tried over 1,000 cases before juries, judges, and arbitrators throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Learn more on this website or call 215-546-8200 to speak with an attorney.

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