What are the challenges of handling an asbestosis case and how do you overcome these?

Chicago, IL Personal Injury Attorney Mark P. Loftus talks about various challenges in handling asbestosis cases.

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Transcript:

The asbestosis case is – the biggest challenges for those types of cases is often linking the exposure of the asbestos to the particular client, and that can be a very difficult thing to do. You need to be able to kind of demonstrate a causal link as to how this individual was exposed to the material, and that could have been through a family member who worked at a facility where asbestos was used. That could have occurred because someone was working in an office that had occasionally gone to a warehouse where there was asbestos.

The biggest issue there is finding that chain that can explain how this individual or family member became exposed to asbestos.