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Asbestos Exposure: Ohio Cancer Claims

Asbestos Cancer Lawyer Investigating Elyria Asbestos Exposure

The Lyon Firm is investigating Elyria asbestos exposure claims on behalf of former employees and contractors. Factories, foundries and other manufacturing facilities in Elyria, Ohio were known to contain hazardous materials that may have caused cancer and other serious illness to those who spent time in the facilities.

Industry in Elyria, Ohio flourished after WWII and dozens of operations began popping up to accommodate a growing manufacturing base throughout northeast Ohio. Some notable companies in Elyria include the following:

Contact The Lyon Firm if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer following employment in an industrial capacity in Elyria or another Ohio location infested with toxic building materials. Companies have a duty to protect their workers, and are liable for compensating them for injuries or illnesses sustained on their premises.

Heavy industries in Elyria, Ohio may have used toxic materials to strengthen cement and plastics, and insulate piping and boilers and other machinery. 

A few dozen positions at various factories and warehouses may have exposed workers in Elyria, Ohio to asbestos. Former workers risk  mesothelioma and lung cancer diagnoses. 


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    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.


    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.

    Did Asbestos Exposure Cause My Cancer?

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have said that there is no safe level of exposure to asbestos. As a result, many former workers at Elyria Foundry and other companies are diagnosed with lung cancer, pulmonary fibrosis and mesothelioma. Asbestos related illnesses include:

    To discuss possible legal action following a cancer diagnosis, contact Joe Lyon for information on asbestos exposure treatment and compensation. Settlements can be reached quickly when you file a claim with the proper asbestos trust fund. Victims of occupational cancers have been compensated for their medical costs and emotional distress. 

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    Common Areas of Elyria Asbestos Exposure

    Asbestos was commonly found in factories, homes, construction sites, hospitals, schools, military bases, warehouses, foundries, steel mills, paper mills, shipyards, auto plants, lumber yards, oil refineries and chemical plants. 

    The Lyon Firm can help you identify toxic exposure sources and then initiate the proper claims to compensate you for your losses. 


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    Elyria Asbestos Exposure FAQ

    How Does Asbestos Exposure Happen?

    Asbestos fibers break down over time or with use, and the fibers of the material can be ingested or inhaled, and lodged in the lung tissue for decades before it leads to cancer.

    What Materials Contain Asbestos?

    Asbestos was present in piping, boilers, insulation, auto parts, smelting equipment, machinery, electrical components, machine parts, packaging, flooring, ceiling tiles, roofing, and construction materials.

    Can I File an Occupational Cancer Lawsuit?

    If you were exposed to asbestos by your former employers, and have developed cancer or a related illness, you can contact our lawyers and file a claim. 

    Why Did Companies Use Asbestos?

    Asbestos was not always known to be a cancer-causing agent, and was an effective insulator with durability and fire-resistant properties. It was a cheap solution, but proved to be very costly in the long run. 

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