Asbestos claims

Asbestos claims

At Watson Woodhouse Solicitors we are specialists in personal injury claims including the long term effects of working with asbestos. Acting on your behalf we will make a claim for compensation with the relevant party. For a free, no obligation consultation with an expert, please get in touch today.

Asbestos Exposure

Traditionally asbestos was used in the building, chemical, steel and shipbuilding industries. For those working in such sectors this meant exposure was rife. Over time health experts discovered high risks attached to ingestion and/or the inhalation of fibres. Having determined these detrimental effects, the UK banned asbestos use as of 1999. If you feel you may have been in close proximity to asbestos and are suffering as a result, our trained expert solicitors will help.

When left undisturbed, asbestos proves absolutely no threat. Builders and painters and decorators however may have been required to move this dangerous material in order to carry out important work. In this instance, due to its disturbance, asbestos becomes a health hazard. Unfortunately, long term exposure holds the potential to cause the following diseases:

Asbestos Claims Process

The above diseases are nasty and cause unwanted suffering. Watson Woodhouse are here to help you make a claim for compensation and we’ll do this with care and consideration. Depending on the gravity of your illness you could receive anywhere between £1,000 and £500,000. Whilst we can’t take away your illness, we can help make life easier from a financial perspective.

An initial consultation will determine if you have the grounds to make a claim. From here we will gather all necessary information with which to progress on your behalf.

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If you have been affected by one of the above asbestos related diseases, contact our personal injury solicitors to discuss your options.

Why use a solicitor?

  • Asbestos related claims require specific evidence, are complex and therefore require legal expertise. 
  • Specialist personal injury solicitors have the ability to communicate and negotiate with all parties involved.

Why Watson Woodhouse?

  • We have a wealth of experience in the pursuit of asbestos related claim applications. 
  • Our solicitors aim to achieve the best possible outcome in terms of settlements. 
  • As a firm we’re highly transparent, keeping you fully updated throughout the process.

We are here to help

Call us for a free and confidential consultation with a specialist solicitor today on 01642 247656 or on our 24/7 Emergency Helpline 01642 917175

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