Asbestosis claims

 

Compensation for family business employee with asbestosis

Charlie was employed by Keenan and Yates Limited from 1955 to 1975. This was a family business and the directors at the beginning of the employment were Charlie’s father and uncle. Later two of the cousins took over the reins of the business. Keenan...

£25,000 compensation for engineer with asbestosis

Boyes Turner's specialist asbestos claims lawyers acted on behalf of Mr M, an 87 year old former engineer who was exposed to asbestos whilst at work. Employment Mr M was exposed to asbestos by his former employers, Buell Limited (formerly Buell...

Settlement for welder with asbestosis

Boyes Turner were instructed by Mr T following his diagnosis of asbestosis as a result of exposure to asbestos dust whilst he was employed by Hickson & Welch Limited and North Thames Gas Board. Employment and exposure to asbestos Mr T was employed by...

Provisional award of £25,000 for ex-CEGB apprentice suffering from early asbestosis

I was instructed by James in 2015 following his diagnosis of early fibrosis and asbestos-related pleural plaques. The doctors questioned James about any previous asbestos exposure and James confirmed that he started work aged 15 in 1955 as an apprentice in...

Family of electrician who suffered from asbestosis receives compensation

Boyes Turner LLP were instructed by the family of Mr S following his diagnosis of asbestosis. Sadly Mr S passed away before his claim was concluded so the claim was continued by his family.   Mr S’ employment history Mr S was employed as an...

Proctor & Gamble pay compensation for Asbestosis claim

I acted for Gerry who was diagnosed with Asbestosis. Gerry was suffering with shortness of breath which a consultant respiratory expert believed was causing him a 20% disability. Gerry was also at risk of contracting Mesothelioma (asbestos related cancer),...

Successful asbestosis claim for former British Sugar employee

Our asbestos claims team were instructed by a former British Sugar employee who had been diagnosed with  asbestosis . The 88 year old had worked for British Sugar at their factory in King’s Lynn as a cleaner/labourer from 1978 to 1986. He was...

Family of refinery worker receive compensation following asbestosis claim

Boyes Turner LLP were instructed by Mr R following his diagnosis of asbestosis. Exposure to asbestos Mr R was employed as an instrument fitter by Esso Petroleum Company Limited (“the defendant”) to work at its refinery in Fawley. Mr...

Asbestosis compensation recovered for family of former steelworker

I was instructed by Mr Reginald Fewster following his diagnosis of asbestosis.  I visited Mr Fewster at his home to discuss with him his work history and his exposure to asbestos dust.  Mr Fewster was able to describe asbestos exposure whilst...

Asbestosis claim settled for £50,000 for former painter and decorator

I was instructed by Mr Peter Hall following his diagnosis of asbestosis.  Mr Hall described that he was exposed to asbestos whilst working for Sunderland City Council, Shield Brothers Limited, Austin & Pickersgill and W Crozier & Co. ASBESTOS...

£110,000 asbestosis compensation for widow of former Wellworthy Limited painter and decorator

In September 2014 I was instructed by Richard from Lymington in Hampshire following his diagnosis of pulmonary fibrosis which he was told could be related to his previous asbestos exposure. Sadly, Richard was very unwell at the time he instructed me,...

Asbestosis compensation recovered for family of former Hampton and Sons Apprentice Joiner

Boyes Turner’s specialist industrial disease team were instructed by the family of Mr P who developed  asbestosis  as a result of exposure to asbestos during his employment as an apprentice joiner with Story and Co Limited (formerly Hampton...

Asbestosis claim settled for former St John's School and HMP Borstal inmate

Mr  F was exposed to asbestos while incarcerated at St. John’ s approved school in Tiffield and again while incarcerated at HMP Borstal in Portland, Dorset. Whilst at St. John’ s approved school he was made to strip and replace lagging in...

£30,000 compensation recovered for steel rigger with asbestosis

Boyes Turner’s expert asbestos claims lawyers were instructed by Mr F following his diagnosis of asbestosis in December 2012. Mr F had worked as a steel rigger in the 1960s and 1970s for  Babcock International Group Ltd  erecting steel...

£90,000 asbestosis compensation recovered for family of former Devonport dockyard boilermaker

I recently settled an asbestosis claim for Brian, three days before a court hearing to finalise the claim, following the death of his father Henry, in March 2012, through  asbestosis .  I was initially instructed by Brian in August 2014. Brian...

Former electrician's compensation claim settled following asbestosis diagnosis

Jennifer Seavor, one of our specialist asbestos disease solicitors, has recently settled a claim for Mr L who was diagnosed with  asbestosis . Exposed to asbestos as an electrician Mr L had worked as an electrician from 1952 until his retirement in...

Compensation for former CEGB electrical fitter with asbestosis

Mr B was diagnosed with  asbestosis  after numerous investigations to determine the cause of his breathlessness. Mr B instructed Boyes Turner specialist asbestosis compensation lawyers. Mr B began working for the CEGB as an Apprentice Electrical...

North Thames Gas Board fitter gets compensation after developing asbestosis

Boyes Turner’s specialist asbestos claims team were instructed by Mr Y, who developed  asbestosis  as a result of exposure to asbestos during this employment with the North Thames Gas Board in the 1960s and 1970s.  Mr Y, who had...

Merchant seaman with asbestosis received £37,000 compensation

Mr W contacted Boyes Turner in April 2012, having been diagnosed with asbestos-related pulmonary fibrosis, otherwise known as  asbestosis . Our specialist solicitors spoke to Mr F at length, and gleaned that he had a very complex history of exposure...

Asbestosis claim settled on behalf of the estate of former firefighter

Our expert asbestos claims lawyers were instructed originally by Mr P to investigate a  claim for asbestosis  following his exposure to asbestos during his career as a firefighter. Mr P was diagnosed with asbestosis after suffering symptoms of...

Compensation recovered for asbestosis claim for former plumber

Our asbestos claims team succeeded in obtaining £45,000 compensation for Mr H who developed  asbestosis  as a result of exposure to asbestos during his work as an industrial plumber.  From 1961 to 1969 he worked for Arthur Scull &...

Successful asbestosis claim for former carpenter - £27,000 compensation recovered

The 67 year old client had worked for George Wimpey & Company, C Bryant & Son and Birmingham City Council between 1962 and 1971. He had worked for each of the three companies on the build of high rise flats constructing ducting for heating pipes. The...

£40,000 compensation recovered for pipe fitters mate diagnosed with asbestosis

Our expert asbestosis claims team were instructed by Mr B who was employed as a pipe fitters mate in the early 1960s. During this time he was exposed to substantial quantities of asbestos dust and was subsequently diagnosed with  asbestosis  which...

Asbestosis claim settled against Wates Construction Ltd for £60,000

Boyes Turner's specialist asbestos compensation team were instructed on behalf of Mr E following his diagnosis with  asbestosis .   Mr E worked for the vast majority of his career for Wates Construction Ltd. Mr E worked as a Carpenter and...

£45,000 compensation recovered for former electrician with asbestosis

Boyes Turner's  specialist asbestosis claims team  were instructed on behalf of Mr M in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of his diagnosis of  asbestosis .  Mr M was employed by the British Nylon Spinners Limited (now...

Asbestosis claim settled for £30,000 after death of Cape employee

Boyes Turner expert asbestosis claims lawyers were instructed by Mrs P following the sad death of her husband from  asbestosis  in 2007. Mr P was diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis in his lifetime and sadly died in 2007 as a result of the disease....

Asbestosis and pleural thickening claim settled for £38,000 for former electrician

Mr A was diagnosed with  asbestosis  and  diffuse pleural thickening  in or around 2010, following investigations at the Royal Berkshire hospital. Boyes Turner asbestosis claims compensation lawyers obtained a medical report on Mr...

£83,000 asbestosis compensation recovered for widow of wood machinist

Our asbestosis claims lawyers were instructed on behalf of Mr T in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of his diagnosis of  asbestosis . Sadly Mr T passed away very soon after he instructed the team and therefore the claim was taken over by...

Successful asbestosis claim for former maintenance electrician

We helped our client, Mr H, recover compensation after contracting  asbestosis  as a result of his exposure to asbestos whilst working as a maintenance electrician in the 1970s. He alleged exposure to asbestos whilst employed by S Reece &...

Claim for compensation for coach finisher following asbestosis diagnosis

We were instructed on behalf of Mr C in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of his diagnosis of  asbestosis . Mr C began an apprenticeship as a coach finisher for British Rail in 1950 and completed it in 1956. He worked at the Carriage...

Asbestosis claim compensation recovered for carpenter living in Australia

Boyes Turner specialist asbestos claims team were instructed on behalf of Mr K in a claim for compensation arising from his diagnosis of  asbestosis . Mr K currently lives in Australia but was exposed to asbestos whilst working in England during the...

£30,000 asbestosis settlement from companies who had ceased trading

Mr M instructed Boyes Turner’s specialist asbestos claims lawyers in April 2009 having been diagnosed with  asbestosis . At the time, Mr M was well and did not have any respiratory symptoms. Sadly, as time went on, Mr M went on to develop...

Lagger received £100,000 compensation for asbestosis claim

Our expert asbestos claims lawyers were instructed on behalf of Mr N in respect of a claim for compensation following his  diagnosis of asbestosis . Mr N was employed as a lagger by The Chemical & Insulating Company Limited, Cape Intermediate...

£25,000 asbestosis settlement - Airfix Lathe Turner exposed to asbestos at work

Mr T was  exposed to asbestos  whilst employed by Airfix Plastics Limited and Crayonne Limited (who became McKechnie Household Products Limited).  Mr T worked at their factory in Sunbury-on-Thames as a Lathe Turner between 1958 and 1988/89....

£35,000 damages secured for asbestosis claim

Mr B was employed with Horace Probert & Son Limited between 1947 and 1959 and Nu-way Heating Plant Limited/Nu-Way Limited (which became Enertech Limited) between 1959 and 1985. Mr B worked as a plumber and was  exposed to asbestos  when...

£109,000 compensation recovered for lung cancer and asbestosis sufferer

Our  expert asbestos claims team  were instructed by Mr A following his diagnosis with lung cancer and  asbestosis  caused by his extensive exposure to asbestos during his working life. Mr A first worked for Ducatt Heating Company...

£50,000 asbestosis claim settlement for son of former ICI labourer

Boyes Turner's expert asbestosis claims lawyers were instructed on behalf of Mr H in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of the death of his father who passed away as a result of  asbestosis . Mr H’s father was employed by...

£18,636 compensation recovered for family of man with undiagnosed asbestosis

We were instructed on behalf of Mrs B in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of the death of her father, Mr W. Whilst not diagnosed during his lifetime, it transpired following his death on post mortem that he had suffered from  asbestosis...

£47,500 compensation for Australian based ex-docker after asbestosis diagnosis

Our asbestos claims team were instructed on behalf of Mr O in respect of a claim for compensation from his former employers Port of London Authority  following his diagnosis of  asbestosis , developed after years working where he had to...

Former power station worker secures £65,000 compensation for asbestosis claim

Boyes Turner Industrial Disease Lawyers were instructed to act on behalf of a former power station worker, following his diagnosis of  asbestosis . The client was exposed to asbestos during his employment with John Thompson (Design & Contracting...

£50,000 compensation for daughter of electrician who developed asbestosis

Boyes Turner asbestos claims team  were instructed on behalf of Mr P in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of his diagnosis of  asbestosis . Mr P sadly passed away during the course of the claim, and it was taken over by his daughter...

Successful outcome for complex asbestosis claim

Boyes Turner’s  asbestosis claims lawyers  were instructed by a man in respect of a claim for compensation arising out of his diagnosis of asbestosis. During his working life he had been exposed to asbestos at various companies...

Asbestosis claim - Ministry of Defence employee exposed to asbestos

We were instructed on behalf of a woman following the death of her husband, who sadly passed away as a result of  asbestosis . Asbestos exposure He had told her about being exposed to asbestos whilst he was employed by the...

Successful compensation claim for plumber diagnosed with asbestosis

Boyes Turner’s specialist  industrial disease lawyers  were instructed in November 2007 by a man who had been diagnosed with  asbestosis . Asbestos Exposure Asbestos exposure was alleged during his employment with three former...

Fatal asbestosis claim settled for widow of British Cellophane worker

Boyes Turner’s specialist asbestosis lawyers were instructed by a man suffering from  asbestosis . He had been employed by British Cellophane in Somerset as a plumber’s mate for nearly 20 years and had been exposed to asbestos as a...

£40,000 awarded in compensation for asbestosis claim

Our specialist asbestos claims lawyers were instructed in March 2009 to act for a man in relation to his asbestosis. He had been exposed to asbestos whilst working at 4 different companies throughout his career as an electrician. Our medical expert...

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