Railroad Injuries & Lung Cancer Cases in NC Archives - Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

Asbestos, Mesothelioma, and the Railroad: What You Should Know

Asbestos Mesothelioma-Induced Cancer Amongst Railroad Workers What is the connection between asbestos, a natural mineral and toxin identified as cancer-causing, and railroad workers? Let’s take a deeper look. Asbestos causes mesothelioma, a rare and aggressive cancer that develops on the tissue that surrounds the lungs, chest wall, and diaphragm. A connection has been made between…

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