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25
Jan

Compensation for Asbestosis Exposure

Our client was exposed to asbestos whilst working for WH Arnott Young & Company Limited, Nettle Accessories Limited and Glacier Metal Company Limited part of the T&N Group.   His work involved cutting up pipe work that was encased with asbestos lagging.   He was exposed to substantial amounts of asbestos dust during the course of ...

08
Jan

COMPENSATION FOR MESOTHELIOMA

Our client was exposed to asbestos whilst working for British Oxygen Company Limited in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s.   His duties included mixing lagging and this meant that he was exposed to substantial amounts of asbestos dust. Many years later after he had moved to Spain, our client was diagnosed with mesothelioma.  All

27
Sep

COMPENSATION FOR CHRONIC HYPERVENTILATION SYNDROME

The client worked for Quebecor World Plc as a printer and fork lift truck driver.  He developed Chronic Hyperventilation Syndrome as a result of having to clean out a compactor that had not been cleaned out for 18 months but should have been cleaned out daily.  He had to use a stick to release the dust which he collected in ...

27
Sep

Ex-pat Mesothelioma Claim

Woods Law recently won an ex-pat mesothelioma claim. Our client lived in Spain and was diagnosed with mesothelioma due to exposure to asbestos whilst employed by British Rail at Doncaster.   He was exposed to asbestos on a daily basis.  Our client worked in the carriage works as a clerical apprentice and came into contact with