Mesothelioma - Asbestos Cancer Archives - Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

What Does a Railroad Worker Need to Prove in a Mesothelioma or Asbestos Lung Cancer Claim Against the Railroad?

Mesothelioma is a rare and aggressive type of cancer that develops in the tissues lining a person’s lungs. It is solely caused by exposure to microscopic airborne asbestos fibers and is wholly preventable through workplace safety to control or eliminate asbestos-containing products.   Sadly, railroads such as CSX, Norfolk Southern, and many others continued using…

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