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The Lyon Firm is investigating Coleman Trucking asbestos exposure claims on behalf of former employees and contractors. 

We understand the unique challenges faced by individuals in the trucking industry who have been affected by asbestos-related issues. With a deep commitment to justice, our team specializes in advocating for the rights of truck drivers who have encountered asbestos exposure in the course of their work. We provide experienced legal counsel and support to help victims pursue the compensation they deserve. 

Our mission is to navigate the complexities of these cases, ensuring that the voice of those impacted by asbestos reaches the courts. Contact The Lyon Firm to find out how we can assist you in your fight for justice.

What Are Potential Damages in a Coleman Trucking Asbestos Exposure Case?

In a Coleman Trucking asbestos exposure case, potential damages can include:

  • Medical Expenses: Compensation may cover the cost of medical treatments. This may include diagnostic tests, surgery, medication, hospitalization, and ongoing medical care related to asbestos-related illnesses such as mesothelioma, asbestosis, or lung cancer.
  • Lost Wages: Victims of asbestos exposure may be unable to work due to their health conditions. Damages can encompass the income they have lost, as well as potential future income if they are unable to continue working.
  • Pain and Suffering: Asbestos-related diseases can cause significant physical pain and emotional distress. Damages may be awarded to compensate the victim for their pain, suffering, and diminished quality of life.
  • Punitive Damages: In some cases, if the defendant’s actions were particularly reckless or malicious, punitive damages may be awarded to punish the responsible party and deter similar behavior in the future.
  • Wrongful Death Expenses: In cases where asbestos exposure leads to death, damages may include the cost of the victim’s funeral and burial.

It’s important to consult with an attorney experienced in asbestos exposure cases to evaluate the specific circumstances of your situation and determine the potential damages you may be entitled to pursue.

How Can Coleman Truck Drivers Be Exposed to Asbestos?

Truck drivers can be exposed to asbestos through various avenues, including:

  • Vehicle Maintenance: Asbestos was commonly used in the manufacturing of brake pads, clutch plates, and gaskets in older trucks. When these components deteriorate or are replaced, asbestos fibers can become airborne and be inhaled by mechanics and drivers during maintenance or repairs.
  • Cargo Loading/Unloading: Some cargo, especially in construction and industrial sectors, may contain asbestos-containing materials. Handling, loading, or unloading such cargo can release asbestos fibers into the air.
  • Environmental Exposure: Driving on roads where asbestos-containing materials were used in construction or renovation can lead to exposure if the materials have deteriorated over time.

It’s crucial for truck drivers to be aware of these potential exposure risks and take appropriate safety precautions. If exposed, seeking legal and medical assistance is essential for addressing any resulting health concerns.


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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.

    What Can a Lawyer Do for a Trucker Driver’s Asbestos Exposure Case?

    An attorney can provide valuable assistance to a truck driver with an asbestos exposure case in the following ways:

    • Legal Assessment: An attorney can evaluate the case’s legal merits and discuss available options.
    • Evidence Gathering: Our lawyers can collect essential evidence and documentation to support the claim.
    • Negotiation and Litigation: Attorneys from The Lyon Firm can negotiate for a settlement or represent the driver in court if necessary.
    • Maximizing Compensation: By consulting with experts, we work to secure the maximum compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and suffering.
    • Guidance and Support: Attorneys provide guidance, manage legal timelines, and offer emotional support throughout the legal process.

    Overall, an attorney experienced in asbestos exposure cases can be your advocate, helping you navigate the legal system, protect your rights, and pursue fair compensation for the harm you’ve suffered.

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    Coleman Asbestos Exposure Questions

    Who can be held liable in asbestos exposure cases?

    Responsible parties may include manufacturers, employers, or third parties who failed to protect workers from asbestos exposure.

    Can family members of truck drivers exposed to asbestos also file claims?

    Yes, family members who experience secondary exposure or loss of consortium due to asbestos-related illnesses can file claims for compensation.

    Are there trust funds available for asbestos exposure cases involving truck drivers?

    Yes, some asbestos manufacturers have established trust funds to compensate victims. An attorney can guide you through the process of accessing these funds.

    How long do I have to file an asbestos exposure lawsuit as a truck driver?

    The statute of limitations or filing deadline varies by state, so especially for cross-country truck drivers, it’s crucial to act promptly. Consulting an attorney can clarify the specific deadlines you need to meet in order to secure justice. Contact The Lyon Firm as soon as possible for a free case evaluation.

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