The importance of provisional settlements.

In July 2020, we Solicitors were contacted by the family of a former client. We have acted on his behalf in 2012 and brought a successful claim for asbestosis against British Rail, Crewe.   In late 2019 our former client was diagnosed with lung cancer and...

The Importance of Provisional Settlements

WE Solicitors have recently been contacted by two former clients who had brought successful claims against their former employers for asbestosis illness some years ago.  Both cases had been settled on what lawyers call a “provisional Settlement” basis. ...

BT Compensate Another Mesothelioma Victim

WE Solicitors have successfully represented yet another former employee of the General Post Office which later became British Telecom.  Mr H had been employed by the GPO from the 1960’s through until the 1990’s.  He had worked in a number of roles...

Asbestos ………. The Ongoing Story.

Asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous mineral which was used for decades in the UK because of its impressive tensile strength and insulating qualities.  It was widely used in building and roofing products, water pipes and in the automotive industry.  There are...

Can we Claim Compensation When a Loved One Has Passed Away?

The very short answer is yes. We are frequently contacted by families who have recently lost a loved one through an asbestos related illness such as mesothelioma. In some cases the disease was diagnosed before death but sometimes a coroner has been in touch to advise...