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Asbestos Related Cancers

Many victims of asbestos related cancers appoint Russell Worth’s expert disease solicitors to help them get the compensation they deserve. Our solicitors work hard to secure the maximum amount of compensation, as quickly as possible because we understand the urgency a asbestos related cancer such as asbestosis or mesothelioma brings. If you, or a loved one has been diagnoses with a asbestos related cancer, then speak to our solicitors as soon as possible on 0800 028 2060 or arrange a call back that’s convenient for you.

Asbestos related diseases and cancer are caused by breathing in asbestos fibres. The fibres have no smell and they are invisible to the human eye.  The fibres irritate and scar lung tissue and cause what is known as fibrosis.  Large amounts of scarring from exposure to asbestos over a long period of time can cause asbestosis and significantly increases the risk of developing lung cancer.


Mesothelioma is a cancer of the lung and appears in the lung pleura or the abdominal peritoneum. Early symptoms of the cancer begin with breathlessness, chest pains, severe coughs, low energy levels and night-time sweating.

Exposure to asbestos is assumed to be one of the direct causes of mesothelioma deaths. Exposure to asbestos at work is the main factor behind most mesothelioma cases, with more man reporting to develop the cancer than woman. This is due in part to more men working with asbestos in construction jobs and asbestos removal.

Contacting Russell Worth


Russell Worth offers free claims advice to asbestos related cancer victims and their families. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a asbestos related disease or cancer such as asbestosis or mesothelioma, then speak Russell Worth in confidence on 0800 028 2060. Alternatively you can start a asbestosis claim online and we will call you back within thirty minutes to discuss the claim.

Claiming Compensation

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If you are unsure whether you can claim compensation for a personal injury sustained in the armed forces, then call our personal injury claims team for free for no obligation advice on making a claim. They will ask you some simple questions about your condition, talk to you about what’s happened and can tell you if you have a viable claim for compensation or not.

Call us 24/7 on 0800 028 2060.

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