Need a Mesothelioma Lawyer in Arkansas?

Residents and workers in Arkansas were exposed to toxic asbestos dust and fibers with highest exposure years being between, 1920-1980. Mesothelioma and asbestos-related cancers are typically diagnosed 10-50 years after initial exposure.

Thousands of asbestos-containing products and materials were used throughout the state of Arkansas in buildings, residential buildings, industrial plants, factories, power plants, chemical plants, refineries, shipyards and manufacturing plants.

Arkansas shipyard workers, construction workers, mechanics, power plant workers, mill workers, steel workers, railroad workers, pipefitters, plumbers, Insulators, electricians, and laborers are at higher risk than the general population for being diagnosed with Mesothelioma or an asbestos-related disease in their lifetime.

Arkansas Asbestos Exposure Hot Spots

More than 70,000 tons of asbestos shipments were received in the state of Arkansas. High asbestos exposure was in in Pulaski County, Sebastian County, Benton County, Garland County and Saline County.  The state of Arkansas has a population of 2,949,131 (2012 U. S. Census).

Asbestos-containing products and materials were used throughout Oregon included; asbestos ceiling & floor tiles, asbestos mixed in paints, asbestos mixed in cement, asbestos used in boilers, asbestos used electrical wiring, roofing materials, plumbing pipes & gaskets, attic insulation, heating and air-conditioning products, car and truck brakes, welding equipment, fire retardant clothing & gloves, drywall, fiberboard, wallboard, asbestos tape, vinyl flooring, fireproofing materials, fireplaces, ovens, etc.


Asbestos Cover Up – Quotes From Asbestos Executives

“…if you have enjoyed a good life while working with asbestos products, why not die from it.” 1966 memo from an executive of the Bendix Corporation (now part of Honeywell)

In early 1940s, the president of Johns-Manville called the managers of another company “a bunch of fools for notifying employees who had asbestosis.” When asked by another corporation’s representative, “Do you mean to tell me you would let them work until they drop dead?” he responded, “Yes. We save a lot of money that way.”


Arkansas Mesothelioma Statistics (Asbestos-Related Deaths)

  • Arkansas ranks 30th in the U. S. for deaths from malignant Mesothelioma.
  • The mortality rate from Mesothelioma in Arkansas is 7.6 per million.
  • 538 Arkansas residents died from malignant Mesothelioma.
  • 651 asbestos-related deaths were reported in Arkansas since 1979.
  • Jefferson County, KY has more than 169 asbestos-related deaths and more than 144 Mesothelioma Deaths.

*Statistics on Mesothelioma and asbestos related deaths were compiled from CDC (Center for Disease Control’s National Center for Health Statistics), and NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) and other cancer reporting sources.


Mesothelioma Facts and Statistics

  • More than 20 million American workers have been exposed to asbestos.
  • Mesothelioma cases are found in 9 out of every 1 million people.
  • 3,000 new cases of Mesothelioma are diagnosed each year in the U. S.
  • Each year in U. S 10,000 Americans will die from an asbestos related disease.
  • 30% of U. S. Veterans will develop an asbestos-related disease in their life time.
  • 1 in 125 U. S. males who live over the age of 50 will die from an asbestos-related disease.
  • Experts believe 60,000 Malignant Mesothelioma deaths will occur between 2010 and 2030.

Recent Mesothelioma Verdicts and Settlements

A Mesothelioma claim is a lawsuit filed on behalf of a victim or surviving family members as a result of hazardous exposure to asbestos.

  • $4.6 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a Union Insulator that developed malignant Mesothelioma from asbestos exposure.
  • $10.2 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a Paper Mill worker suffering from pleural Mesothelioma.
  • $8 Million Mesothelioma Award: For a man diagnosed with Mesothelioma. Noneconomic damages and $1.5 Million for loss of consortium.
  • $4.9 Million Settlement: For a man diagnosed with Pleural Mesothelioma from asbestos exposure in workplace in Montana.
  • $3.9 Million Settlement: For an Engineer exposed to asbestos on Missouri jobsites.
  • $2.9 Million Settlement: For an Engineer and Shipyard worker exposed to asbestos in Arkansas.
  • $1.2 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a 76 year old Carpenter that developed malignant Mesothelioma.
  • $1.1 Million Veteran Mesothelioma Settlement: For a Navy Veteran Machinist that developed malignant Mesothelioma at age 71.
  • $245,000 Asbestosis Settlement: For a Paper Mill worker suffering from Asbestosis.
  • $2.5 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a Union Pipefitter man who died from malignant Mesothelioma.
  • $2.6 Million Shipyard Worker Mesothelioma Settlement: For the family of a 72-year old Shipyard worker with Mesothelioma who suffered second hand exposure.
  • $1.8 Million Mesothelioma Settlement: For a carpenter that developed malignant Mesothelioma at age 68.
  • $7.5 Million Mesothelioma Verdict: For a woman that developed peritoneal Mesothelioma from laundering her husband’s work clothes.

Arkansas Workers and Residents Have the Right to Sue Manufacturers that Exposed them to Asbestos.

We Connect You with Mesothelioma Lawyers in all Arkansas Cities

Bella Vista, Arkansas
Benton, Arkansas
Bentonville, Arkansas
Blytheville, Arkansas
Bryant, Arkansas
Cabot, Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas
El Dorado, Arkansas
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Forrest, Arkansas
Little Rock, Arkansas
Maumelle, Arkansas
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Paragould, Arkansas
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Jacksonville, Arkansas
Jonesboro, Arkansas
Rogers, Arkansas
Russellville, Arkansas
Searcy, Arkansas
Sherwood, Arkansas
Siloam Springs, Arkansas
Springdale, Arkansas
Texarkana, Arkansas
Van Buren, Arkansas
West Memphis, Arkansas

We Connect You with Mesothelioma Lawyers in all Arkansas Cities

Arkansas County, Arkansas
Ashley County, Arkansas
Baxter County, Arkansas
Benton County, Arkansas
Boone County, Arkansas
Bradley County, Arkansas
Calhoun County, Arkansas
Carroll County, Arkansas
Chicot County, Arkansas
Clark County, Arkansas
Clay County, Arkansas
Cleburne County, Arkansas
Cleveland County, Arkansas
Columbia County, Arkansas
Conway County, Arkansas
Craighead County, Arkansas
Crawford County, Arkansas
Crittenden County, Arkansas
Cross County, Arkansas
Dallas County, Arkansas
Desha County, Arkansas
Drew County, Arkansas
Faulkner County, Arkansas
Franklin County, Arkansas
Fulton County, Arkansas
Garland County, Arkansas
Grant County, Arkansas
Greene County, Arkansas
Hempstead County, Arkansas
Hot Spring County, Arkansas
Howard County, Arkansas
Independence County, Arkansas
Izard County, Arkansas
Jackson County, Arkansas
Jefferson County, Arkansas
Johnson County, Arkansas
Lafayette County, Arkansas
Lawrence County, Arkansas
Lee County, Arkansas
Lincoln County, Arkansas
Little River County, Arkansas
Logan County, Arkansas
Lonoke County, Arkansas
Madison County, Arkansas
Marion County, Arkansas
Miller County, Arkansas
Mississippi County, Arkansas
Monroe County, Arkansas
Montgomery County, Arkansas
Nevada County, Arkansas
Newton County, Arkansas
Ouachita County, Arkansas
Perry County, Arkansas
Phillips County, Arkansas
Pike County, Arkansas
Poinsett County, Arkansas
Polk County, Arkansas
Pope County, Arkansas
Prairie County, Arkansas
Pulaski County, Arkansas
Randolph County, Arkansas
Saline County, Arkansas
Scott County, Arkansas
Searcy County, Arkansas
Sebastian County, Arkansas
Sevier County, Arkansas
Sharp County, Arkansas
St. Francis County, Arkansas
Stone County, Arkansas
Union County, Arkansas
Van Buren County, Arkansas
Washington County, Arkansas
White County, Arkansas
Woodruff County, Arkansas
Yell County, Arkansas

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 Mesothelioma

Malignant Mesothelioma is rare form of cancer that affects lining of the lungs, abdomen, heart, and major organs in the body. Mesothelioma is a disease in which malignant cancer cells are found in the sac lining the chest (pleura) or the abdomen (peritoneum). There are about 3,000 new malignant Mesothelioma cases diagnosed each year in the U. S. If you are experiencing any Mesothelioma symptoms you should contact a doctor immediately.

Diagnosed With Mesothelioma?

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma you are going to have a lot of questions about living with Mesothelioma and what legal options you have against asbestos manufacturers and asbestos companies for your asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma is a seriously deadly disease. According to the American Cancer Society with the average survival time for people with Mesothelioma is 4-18 months.

Call TOLL FREE 800.291.0963 right now to talk with a live Mesothelioma Counselor that can answer many of your questions and give you the peace of mind that you need.

Family Member Died From Mesothelioma?

If you have a family member that has died from Mesothelioma cancer you should immediately consult with an experienced Mesothelioma diagnosis lawyer about what compensation may be available to you from asbestos trust funds that total more than 30 billion dollars.

It is VERY IMPORTANT that you file your Mesothelioma claim within your states Statute of Limitations.

We have seen many families lose their right to file a lawsuit because their Statute of Limitations had expired while they were grieving. We know it is a tough time to grieve the loss of a loved one, but please do not let your Statute of Limitations expire for filing your Mesothelioma lawsuit. In most states the Statute of Limitations is 2-3 years. Some states have 6 year Statute of Limitations.

Mesothelioma Latency Period

Mesothelioma has a long latency period of 10-50 years. Many Veterans, Shipyard Workers, Construction Workers, Power Plant Workers, Mill Workers, Steel Workers, Railroad Workers, Pipefitters, Insulators, Electricians, Carpenters, Welders, Auto Mechanics, Veterans, Factory Workers, and laborers are living in the early stages of a variety of asbestos related diseases. Many Mesothelioma lawyers will not accept asbestosis, asbestos lung cancer, asbestosis, pleural plaques, pleural thickening, colon cancer and esophageal cancer cases.


There is More Than 30 Billion Dollars Set Aside for Mesothelioma and Asbestos Victims in Asbestos Bankruptcy Trusts


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