The Mesothelioma Victims Center fears that most Navy Veterans or former members of the Merchant Marine with mesothelioma will not get properly compensated because they did not make it a priority to hire the nation’s top mesothelioma lawyers.

NEW YORK, NY, July 19, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — According to the Mesothelioma Victims Center, “When it comes to a Navy Veteran or a Merchant Marine member with mesothelioma, we are the top-ranked source in the nation for a person like this receiving the very best possible financial compensation. As we would like to discuss at 800-714-0303, we are also incredibly passionate about making providing a Navy Veteran or member of the Merchant Marine information about the nation’s most skilled lawyers to assist with compensation as well as the best possible treatment options in the immediate area or region of the diagnosed person.” http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is especially focused on US Navy Veterans or members of the Merchant Marine with mesothelioma if their duties on a ship included the engine room, boilers, or general maintenance of a ship’s machinery or equipment as a mechanic. Mesothelioma compensation claims for people like this can frequently start at one million dollars.

The caveat to high compensation is that it is vital the Navy Veteran or member of the Merchant Marine be represented by some of the nation’s most capable and experienced mesothelioma attorneys as the group would like to explain anytime at 800-714-0303. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

Facts about the US Navy:

* The United States Navy has approximately 480 ships in both active service and the reserve fleet, with approximately 70 more in either the planning and ordering stages or under construction.
* There are currently 400,000 individuals in the US Navy, one quarter of which are in Navy Reserve units
* As of December 31, 2016, the United States merchant fleet had 175 privately owned, oceangoing, self-propelled vessels of 1,000 gross register tons and above that carry cargo from port to port or more. Nearly 800 American-owned ships are flagged in other nations.
* There are currently about 12,000 Merchant Marine Members who fall under the classification of marine engineers. Most of these individuals are tasked with ship propulsion or maintaining a ships engine room. This is a fraction of what the number was in 1970.

For information about the Merchant Marine please review the website provided: https://www.marad.dot.gov/mariners/.

High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include Veterans of the US Navy, power plant workers, shipyard workers, steel mill workers, oil refinery workers, factory workers, plumbers, electricians, welders, pipefitters, millwrights, pipefitters, miners, auto mechanics, machinists, pulp or paper mill workers, printers, firemen, rail road workers and construction workers. In most instances people with mesothelioma were exposed to asbestos in the 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, or 1980’s. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

According to the CDC the states indicated with the highest incidence of mesothelioma include Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Minnesota, Louisiana, Washington, and Oregon.

However, based on the calls the Mesothelioma Victims Center receives a Navy Veteran or a former member of the Merchant Marine mesothelioma could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Texas, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

For more information about mesothelioma please refer to the National Institutes of Health’s web site related to this rare form of cancer: https://www.cancer.gov/types/mesothelioma.


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