If you or a family member developed an illness from exposure to asbestos, you may be entitled to compensation.Get Help Now
Compensation is available for mesothelioma patients to help cover the cost of treatment. Learn more about how to connect with top doctors that specialize in treating mesothelioma.Learn More
Family members of mesothelioma victims may be entitled to compensation. We help families identify the statute of limitation laws that dictate the amount of time you have to file a claim.Learn More
Veterans that developed mesothelioma due to asbestos exposure in the military are entitled to financial compensation. Learn more about VA benefits and how to file your VA claim.Learn More
A fund consisting of money that belongs to a trust, held by the trustees for the beneficiaries. Companies that manufactured asbestos fund the trust, and the injured workers and their families are the beneficiaries.
Most companies that knowingly exposed their workers to asbestos chose to file for bankruptcy to shield themselves from lawsuits. As a result, these companies were forced to create trust funds to compensate mesothelioma victims and their families.
Funds are placed in a trust and a trustee is appointed to decide the amount of money each claimant will receive. Evidence required to file a trust claim includes diagnosis, place of exposure, and products worker was exposed to.
Mesothelioma victims are able to obtain compensation faster through trust funds than going through the lawsuit process. Over $30 billion dollars has been set aside in asbestos trusts to provide compensation for patients and their families.
Funds Available: $4.4 Billion
Occupations at Risk: Shipyard workers, Construction workers, Steel workers
Funds Available: $2.5 Billion
Occupations at Risk: Shipyard Workers, Bricklayers, Electricians, Machinists
Funds Available: $2.1 Billion
Occupations at Risk: Plant Workers, Construction Workers, Fabrication
Funds Available: $1.6 Billion
Occupations at Risk: Construction Workers, Janitors, Architects
Funds Available: $1.2 Billion
Occupations at Risk: Metal Work, Shipbuilding, Plant Operators, Casters
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