Asbestos Poisoning and Claiming Compensation
Awareness of asbestos is more common these days and the damage which can be caused by exposure to this harmful substance is widespread. It is not only apparent in the construction industry; you can be exposed to asbestos in your own home without being aware of it. If you have had exposure to asbestos, whether in the home or place of work, you may be entitled to some compensation.
You can make your compensation claim in Port Erin with Accident Advice Helpline. We will handle the entirety of the process for you. If you have been subjected to this kind of poisoning through the fault of someone else, there is every chance that you will be able to receive some compensation. There are various points you will need to know before you start your compensation claim in Port Erin, however.
Place and Time of Exposure
It is important to think back and remember where and when the incident of asbestos poisoning took place, otherwise Accident Advice Helpline won’t have an understanding of who to contact for your compensation. If the incident was in the past, you may need to ask someone else the details, but it is highly important that you do this. You should also try to work out the time of the exposure, although this may be difficult. The more facts you have, the easier it will be for the lawyers to make a successful compensation claim in Port Erin on your behalf.
Witnesses or Other Sufferers
If someone else witnessed this exposure, or in fact also suffered from asbestos poisoning, you should make contact with them as a support mechanism for your compensation claim. The more people you have to back up your story, the less likely the individual or business who subjected you to the asbestos will be able to turn their back on the problem. Asbestos is a highly dangerous substance and any type of exposure to this should be accounted for, as it can cause substantial health problems.
Effects and Medical Records
You should think about the effects of your asbestos poisoning prior to contacting Accident Advice Helpline for support. If you received medical attention, particularly if you had to pay for it, and someone else was at fault, it is highly likely you will receive compensation. You may need your medical records as support of your claims, so it is a good idea to start the process of claiming this information. The more information you have about your asbestos poisoning, the better chance that Accident Advice Helpline will be able to successfully help you claim compensation.
Accident Advice Helpline provide 24/7 support and offer a no win no fee obligation, so no matter what the outcome of your claim, you won’t be left out of pocket. You can only win out of your compensation claim, so give it a try today!
For your compensation claim in Port Erin, get in touch with us at Accident Advice Helpline today. Call us on 0800 689 0500 to get started.
Date Published: 28th July 2013
Author: David Brown