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3 April 2019 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Expat ship builder’s claim settles for six-figure sum

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Mr W was in his 80s when he developed mesothelioma. He and his wife had emigrated to Skiathos many years before where they owned a substantial property with a large garden and a grove of olive trees.

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Claim for Imperial Tobacco worker with light exposure to asbestos settles for £75,000

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Mrs H developed mesothelioma. She could not recall definite exposure to asbestos during the course of her own employment and the first solicitor she contacted were unable to continue with the claim. She approached Royds Withy King and they obtained a full statement from her detailing her potential exposure to asbestos as a result of her own work in factories in the Nottingham area, and as a result of her ex-husband’s work and his brother’s work.

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Out of time claim for mesothelioma settles within eight months

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Mr S – who lived in Newcastle – had been diagnosed with asbestos related problems in 2007. At the time he had instructed local Solicitors to investigate and they told him – without obtaining his medical notes and records – that he had asymptomatic pleural plaques and a claim would not be possible.

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11 March 2019 0 Comments Posted in News, Personal Injury

Industrial diseases team attending International Women’s Day event to raise awareness of the impact of mesothelioma on women

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Helen Childs and Jennifer Seavor of the Industrial Disease team will be supporting and attending Mesothelioma UK’s Ladies Lunch on Friday to launch their “Gendered Experience of Mesothelioma Study” – which they are also supporting. Mesothelioma is still on the …

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12 February 2019 0 Comments Posted in Personal Injury

Our firm secures landmark High Court win for Vauxhall electrician whose wife developed mesothelioma after washing his asbestos-contaminated overalls

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Our firm has secured a High Court win in the case of an electrician whose claim against Vauxhall Motors following his wife’s death from asbestos-related lung cancer recently went to trial.

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10 January 2019 0 Comments Posted in News, Personal Injury

WITNESS APPEAL: DID YOU WORK FOR FELLOWS & CO BETWEEN 1966 AND 1967?

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Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by the family of a local gentleman who has sadly developed and died from mesothelioma, an asbestos related illness. We are investigating how he may have come into contact with asbestos and …

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WITNESS APPEAL: DID YOU WORK FOR R J JOHNSON & CO LTD BETWEEN 1966 AND 1967?

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Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by the family of a local gentleman who has sadly developed and died from mesothelioma, an asbestos related illness. We are investigating how he may have come into contact with asbestos and …

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WITNESS APPEAL: DID YOU WORK FOR PERCY DALTON’S FAMOUS PEANUT CO LTD BETWEEN 2000 AND 2005?

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Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by the family of a gentleman who has sadly developed and died from mesothelioma, an asbestos related illness. We are investigating how he may have come into contact with asbestos and are …

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WITNESS APPEAL: DID YOU WORK FOR THE BOOTS CO LTD BETWEEN 1978 AND 1980?

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Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by the family of a gentleman who has sadly developed and died from mesothelioma, an asbestos related illness. We are investigating how he may have come into contact with asbestos and are …

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WITNESS APPEAL: DID YOU WORK FOR BRITISH CELANESE LTD BETWEEN 1979 AND 1980?

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Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by the family of a gentleman who has sadly developed and died from mesothelioma, an asbestos related illness. We are investigating how he may have come into contact with asbestos and are …

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Monthly Asbestos Advice Clinic

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Our specialist Industrial Diseases team are providing a drop in clinic in Tilehurst. We can provide free legal advice about mesothelioma, asbestosis, lung cancer or pleural thickening and help with benefits associated with these diseases.

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24 December 2018 0 Comments Posted in News, Personal Injury

WITNESS APPEAL: DID YOU WORK AT BULMERSHE SCHOOL, WOODLEY BETWEEN 1981 AND 1997?

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Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by a local woman who has sadly developed mesothelioma, an asbestos related cancer. We are investigating how she may have come into contact with asbestos and are interested in speaking with anyone …

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