The Advocate says, “If your husband or dad is a Navy Veteran-he has just been diagnosed with lung cancer and decades ago he had heavy exposure to asbestos on an aircraft carrier please call attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste about compensation.”

WASHINGTON, NC, April 28, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — The US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, “We are urging a Navy Veteran who had significant exposure to asbestos on an aircraft carrier or amphibious assault ship prior to 1982-and who now has developed lung cancer to please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste at 800-714-0303 to discuss possible compensation that might be in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.

“The typical Navy Veteran with lung cancer we are trying to identify is over 60 years old, they served in the navy in the 1950s, 1960s or 1970s and their job on the ship put them in constant exposure to asbestos-and or they stayed onboard their ship at a shipyard repairs or an overhaul. Frequently Navy Veterans would be required to stay on their ship for months at a shipyard-in many instances working directly with the shipyard workers. Navy Veteran like this might have had extreme exposure to asbestos.

“If the Navy Veteran we have described sounds like your husband, or your dad and he has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma-please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste at 800-714-0303. Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste is one of the nation’s leading asbestos exposure attorneys and he specializes in assisting Navy Veterans with lung cancer coast to coast-who had service- related asbestos exposure. It does not matter if the person smoked cigarettes.”

Special Note from the US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate: “If your husband or dad was a Navy Veteran and he just passed away from lung cancer please call the lawyers at Karst von Oiste if he had significant exposure to asbestos in the service. His diagnosis of lung cancer must have occurred sometime after 2018. As mentioned, the compensation for a person like this might be substantial and the claim does not involve suing the navy.” https://USNavyLungCancer.Com

High-risk workplaces for asbestos exposure include the US Navy, shipyards, power plants, public utilities, manufacturing factories, chemical plants, oil refineries, mines, smelters, pulp and paper mills, aerospace manufacturing facilities, offshore oil rigs, demolition construction work sites, railroads, automotive manufacturing facilities, or auto brake shops. With lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure the lung cancer may not show up until decades after the exposure. https://USNavyLungCancer.Com

According to the American Cancer Society for nonsmokers who have been exposed to asbestos in their workplace the risk of lung cancer is five times that of unexposed workers.

States with the highest incidence of lung cancer include Kentucky, West Virginia, Maine, Tennessee, Mississippi, Ohio, Indiana, Louisiana, Arkansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Alabama, and Delaware.

However, a US Navy Veteran or person with mesothelioma or asbestos exposure lung cancer could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Texas, Iowa, Georgia, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, Washington, Oregon or Alaska.

For more information about asbestos exposure please visit the NIH’s website on this topic: … fact-sheet.

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