Out of court settlement agreed for family of former CEGB employee.

Mr S contacted WE Solicitors about a claim for an asbestos related condition, having been exposed during the course of his employment with CEGB, from 1963 to 1965.  Mr S was employed in the maintenance department and he would paint everything from pipework to...

Construction Workers at Risk of Lung Disease.

Last month, MP’s called for greater measures to protect around 60,000 construction workers who are at risk of lung disease by breathing in dust from cut stone. The dust from cut stone contains silica particles and when breathed in this can cause an incurable...

Mesothelioma Claim Against the CEGB

We Solicitors have successfully concluded another mesothelioma claim against what was the former Central Electricity Generating Board.  Sadly this is just another one of many claims we have had to bring against them for asbestos related injuries including pleural...

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. ...