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17 October 2017 0 Comments Posted in News

Witness appeal: did you work for Harland & Wolff in the 1940s – 1960s? Did you work with Robert Wilson?

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Did you know Andrew Hardie?

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27 July 2017 0 Comments Posted in Events, Personal Injury

Support group for those affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related illnesses

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Our specialist Asbestos-related Diseases team is hosting a free support group for those affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related illnesses and their family members. If you or your family member have been affected by an asbestos-related disease, please come and talk to others who have …

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3 July 2017 0 Comments Posted in News

Lawyer achieves occupational disease and asbestos specialist accreditation

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Jennifer Seavor

A Bath and Swindon-based solicitor has been accredited as an Occupational Disease and Asbestos Specialist by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) – the only lawyer in Bath and Swindon with this accreditation. Jennifer Seavor, who is based at …

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15 June 2017 0 Comments Posted in Personal Injury

When is lung cancer connected to asbestos exposure?

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lung cancer xray

It is well known that mesothelioma, an aggressive and incurable form of lung cancer, is almost always connected to exposure to asbestos. Mesothelioma can develop after even low levels of exposure to asbestos. However there are a number of other types of lung cancer where the connection to asbestos is not as clear cut.

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7 March 2017 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

£230,000 in compensation for the family of a former Swindon Railway Works apprentice

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In this mesothelioma claim case, Jennifer Seavor, associate in our Industrial Diseases team, secured a lifetime compensation of over £230,000 for a former Swindon Railway Works apprentice, who was diagnosed with mesothelioma in early 2016.

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22 December 2016 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Personal Injury

Claim for former ship builder / metal worker settles for over £200,000 within nine months of instruction

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In this mesothelioma claim case, Jennifer Seavor, associate in our Industrial Diseases team, secured a lifetime compensation of over £200,000 for a former ship builder and metal worker.

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1 November 2016 0 Comments Posted in Opinion

The Clifford Lloyd Education Fund

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Clifford Lloyd

We are offering discretionary £250 bursaries to professionals involved in the care and treatment of patients with mesothelioma and lung cancer. This is to assist with the costs of attending the National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses and the British Thoracic Oncology Group annual conferences.

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1 July 2016 0 Comments Posted in Personal Injury

How acts of terrorism are starting to cause asbestos deaths

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Anthophyllite asbestos

During the the 20th Century, the developing world became increasingly fascinated with an apparently revolutionary material. It was light, strong, flame resistant and an exceptional insulator that could be easily mixed or woven into other materials. Thanks to its adaptability this ancient and naturally occurring fibre became the hallmark of a modern and successful city. But little did we know that one day Asbestos was to become a time bomb that would affect future generations in a way that few could have imagined.

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29 June 2016 0 Comments Posted in Personal Injury

What is Action Mesothelioma Day and why is it so important?

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Action Mesothelioma Day

Action Mesothelioma Day is an annual event held on the first Friday in July every year. Mesothelioma is an incurable cancer caused by asbestos exposure and the day is now dedicated to remembering those who have lost their lives to the disease and to support and pay tribute to sufferers and their families. In addition, the day aims to raise awareness of the devastation caused by asbestos exposure which continues to affect so many in the UK and around the world.

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