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Have you been diagnosed with Emphysema? Have you:

  • Been exposed to industrial dust at work
  • Been exposed to dangerous coal dust
  • Suffered after poor health & safety precautions
  • Been diagnosed with emphysema
  • Been suffering from bad health

Emphysema is a serious condition which affects the lungs. It cannot be cured and is often fatal. It can be caused by smoking but one of the most common causes of emphysema is exposure to industrial dust at work.

Emphysema causes the air sacs in the lungs to react to dust and enlarge which causes the walls of the air sacs to be damaged. Once the walls are damaged, they are less efficient and breathing can be difficult. The symptoms of emphysema are difficulty breathing and a persistent long term cough, which gets progressively worse. Emphysema is a debilitating disease which makes it difficult to take on oxygen or to breathe normally. It often leaves sufferers housebound, with a poor quality of life. Causes of Industrial Emphysema include:

  • Working in coal mines
  • Exposure to coal dust
  • Working in industrial factories
  • Exposure to hazardous industrial dusts
  • Inhaling hazardous dusts over a long period of time
  • Insufficient protective equipment

We’ll support you through the claims process

Industrial diseases can be seriously damaging with long term, and sometimes life-threatening, consequences, affecting you and your family. If you have been unfortunate enough to suffer from emphysema as a result of your working environment then you may be entitled to make a claim.

Mercury Legal Online will guide you through every step of the legal process and will answer any questions you may have, taking the pain out of the process at a time which may already be stressful and difficult for you.

Our friendly team of legal experts can help you make a claim today

Our friendly team will make it as simple as possible by doing all the hard work and form-filling so you don’t have to. Just fill in our compensation claim form and one of our expert advisers will be in touch or you if you prefer you can talk directly to someone now by calling our 24hr Mercury Legal helpline on 0800 122 3130, or request a call back – your claim will be dealt with immediately either way.

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