What is Industrial Disease and Illness?

These terms are used to describe disease or illnesses that usually arise through exposure to harmful or hazardous substances or dangerous conditions in the workplace.

If you are suffering from a disease or illness that you believe may be caused to a current or past employment then feel free to contact us for legal advice. We can help you obtain compensation for the pain, suffering and financial loss that you may have incurred.

Types of Industrial Illness that we can help you obtain compensation for:

  • Asbestos Claims
  • Vibration Exposure at Work
  • Asthma
  • Chemical and Hazardous Substances
  • Dermatitis
  • Hand Arm Vibration
  • Deafness/tinnitus
  • Mesothelioma
  • Nasal Cancer
  • Welding fume inhalation poisoning
  • +MANY MORE – we have not listed them all here, but you can call us if you believe you have an illness caused by an employment and we will discuss things with you.

Complexity of industrial disease claims

Industrial Illness claims are complex in the sense that the resulting illness may happen years after the exposure to the causal substance or circumstance. Expert evidence will need to be sourced in order to make this connection so it is important that you use a specialist personal injury solicitor to help you.

We can usually tell you at the outset if you have potential grounds for a compensation claim.

Claim Assessment

If you have been injured in the workplace and would like a claim assessment feel free to contact our personal injury solicitors on 0818 888 555 or WhatsApp/call 087 398 7386 or complete our online enquiry form

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