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Workplace Injuries & Accidents - Dust Diseases - Your Rights

Have you or a family member been diagnosed with a dust disease such as Asbestosis or Mesothelioma due to exposure to dust?

Workplace Injuries & Accidents - Dust Diseases

If you have been diagnosed with a dust disease due to exposure to dust in the workplace or home you may be entitled to compensation.

Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers know how stressful it can be when your medical well-being as well as and that of your family is at a risk. If you have suffered an injury in the due to exposure, you need to ensure your rights are protected and your entitlements secured.

Exposure to dust in the workplace can result in a number of serious lung diseases, including asbestosis or mesothelioma that cause ongoing health problems and impact on your ability to earn a living. It is important you take steps to understand your rights and entitlements as an employee. These issues can be very complex.

Our Lawyers know everything there is to know about securing compensation benefits, as a result of breaches of duty of care and the result of poor work-site safety.

When it matters to have the best advice on compensation claims, talk to Carroll & ODea Lawyers. We offer a free no obligation consultation and we will also run your case under our no-win-no-fee-to-us policy. To view our policy click here.

Did you know?

Due to the significant delay between exposure and the onset of symptoms, there is no time limit for bringing a claim in relation to a dust disease in the Dust Diseases Tribunal of NSW or with the Dust Diseases Authority, but it is important to contact a lawyer as soon as you have been diagnosed with a dust disease or if there is a provisional diagnosis of a dust disease.

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