Many have heard of asbestos poisoning, but not everyone knows exactly what it means, or that the actual poisoning takes place years before symptoms are present.
Asbestos is a group of molecules found in objects that are used in the following industries:
- Factory work
The minerals would have been breathed in my an individual when the object containing the asbestos was disturbed. When this happens, the asbestos is then sent to the lungs where it remains for years.
The symptoms that begin to present themselves from asbestos poisoning include things such as shortness of breath, chest pain, and other symptoms like loss of appetite, crackling during inhalation, and even finger deformities. These would definitely raise questions for someone that is affected.
If you are a victim of asbestos poisoning as a result from your workplace years ago, call our Gibsonburg workplace injury attorneys. Our team will review your history and see how we can help you to receive compensation for the condition that has resulted.