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Occupational Cancers

Help for those diagnosed with an occupational cancer

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Diagnosed with an Occupational Cancer?


We can help you claim the compensation you deserve if you’ve:

  • Exposed to specific carcinogens such as asbestos
  • Exposed to UV radiation
  • Exposed to tobacco smoke
  • Work in the chemical or rubber industry
  • Suffering poor health
  • Need expert legal advice
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What are Occupational Cancers?

There are many occupational risks known to cause cancer. Certain workplaces are more at risk than others however workers exposed to specific carcinogens such as asbestos, UV radiation and tobacco smoke are all at risk, as those that work in the chemical and rubber industries.

Despite strict health and safety legislation, many employers completely ignore the regulations and do not provide the right protection for their employees.Cancer statistics are high. With it estimated that approximately one in three people will suffer from cancer. Cancer accounts for a quarter of all deaths in England and Wales and the figures are rising. Workplace exposure to chemicals can cause:

You’re not alone – We are here to help you

This is not something that you have to go through alone – if you are still feeling unsure then click here and one of our trained Mercury Legal Online advisers will talk to you direct, taking away any worry about your right to claim and the process you will go through. 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 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 Online helpline on 0800 122 3130, or request a call back – your claim will be dealt with immediately either way.

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