Ohio Asbestos Lawyer
Representing American Brake Shoe Workers in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Cancer Claims
Asbestos has long been recognized as a hazardous material, and its use in brake shoes has posed a significant risk to individuals who may have been exposed to it in various occupational settings. At The Lyon Firm, we are committed to providing comprehensive legal assistance and support to those who have suffered the consequences of asbestos exposure through brake shoes.
Asbestos exposure, particularly in the context of brake shoe applications, has led to severe health issues, including mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis. Our experienced team of attorneys is experienced in asbestos-related cases, and we are here to help victims and their families seek justice and compensation for the harm caused by asbestos-containing brake shoes.
If you or a loved one have been affected by asbestos brake shoe exposure, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for legal guidance and support. Your health and well-being are our top priorities, and we are dedicated to pursuing the justice and compensation you deserve.
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ABOUT THE LYON FIRM
Joseph Lyon has 17 years of experience representing individuals in complex litigation matters. He has represented individuals in every state against many of the largest companies in the world.
The Firm focuses on single-event civil cases and class actions involving corporate neglect & fraud, toxic exposure, product defects & recalls, medical malpractice, and invasion of privacy.
NO COST UNLESS WE WIN
The Firm offers contingency fees, advancing all costs of the litigation, and accepting the full financial risk, allowing our clients full access to the legal system while reducing the financial stress while they focus on their healthcare and financial needs.
Many experience asbestos exposure through the workplace. Workplaces may have been filled with toxic materials, and employers may have failed to warn of the serious health risks of the job. Filing a suit helps to raise the awareness of job safety.
Brake Shoe Asbestos Exposure Lawsuits FAQs
Brake shoe asbestos exposure occurs when individuals are exposed to asbestos fibers in the brake shoes of vehicles. This exposure can happen during the manufacturing, installation, repair, or removal of brake shoes that contain asbestos.
Exposure to asbestos in brake shoes can lead to serious health issues, including mesothelioma, lung cancer, asbestosis, and other respiratory conditions.
Anyone who has been exposed to asbestos in brake shoes and subsequently developed asbestos-related health problems, or their family members in cases of wrongful death, can file a lawsuit.
Whether to join a class action or file an individual claim depends on the specific circumstances of your case. Your attorney can help you decide which option is most appropriate.
Statute of Limitations for Asbestos
Asbestos can be found in factories, warehouses, hospitals, schools, homes built before 1980, construction sites, and in many military installations. According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), there are 75 different jobs that can expose workers to asbestos, with those jobs primarily involving construction and manufacturing. Thousands of American workers are still exposed to asbestos each year.
Mesothelioma is a serious illness that has been linked to asbestos exposure in medical literature. It is estimated that there will be thousands of new cases due to the latency period of 20-50 years after being first exposed to asbestos.
The Lyon Firm aggressively, professionally, and passionately advocates for injured individuals and families against companies due to asbestos exposure.