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Comprehensive Action List for Family Members of Mesothelioma Diagnoses

Offered by Mesothelioma Victims Center

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims

Center says, "We work very long hours in order to ensure that all

diagnosed victims of mesothelioma have instant access to the nation's

most skilled mesothelioma compensation attorneys, who travel almost

immediately to the diagnosed victim's home to get a firsthand account

about how and where the diagnosed victim was exposed to asbestos. It

is this crucial information that becomes the basis for a mesothelioma

compensation claim.

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"The reason a service like this is so vital, is because when we are

talking about potentially hundreds of thousands, or millions of

dollars in compensation, you really want a national-caliber

mesothelioma attorney representing the victim, or their family, in the

mesothelioma compensation claim process. You also want access to the

nation's top mesothelioma treatment specialists, and we will arrange

this too with just one call to 866-714-6466."

http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is also offering to help the family of

a diagnosed victim complete a thorough list of "must do's" because

these are vital issues that must be done correctly the first time.

Unfortunately, as with most cases of waiting too long, there are no

second chances as the group would like to explain with one phone call

to 866-714-6466. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

"Must Do's" For A Diagnosed Victim Of Mesothelioma, Or Their Family

Members From The Mesothelioma Victims Center:

-- It is vital the victim has an actual pathology report that verifies

a mesothelioma diagnosis.

-- It is vital the diagnosed victim has a will.

-- It is vital the diagnosed victim has designated a trusted family

member with medical power of attorney, and as power of attorney over

the victim's estate in the event the victim is not able to make

crucial decisions on their own.

-- It is vital family members delegate responsibilities for tasks

like, meal preparation, driving to medical appointments, shopping for

groceries, house cleaning, or help around the victim's home.

http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

Information About Mesothelioma For Diagnosed Victims And Their

Families From The Mesothelioma Victims Center:

The average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years

old. Victims of mesothelioma are frequently misdiagnosed with

pneumonia. This year between 2,500 and 3,000 US citizens will be

diagnosed with mesothelioma*. Mesothelioma is 100% attributable to

exposure to asbestos*.

One-third of diagnosed victims of mesothelioma served in the US Navy.

Other high-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include: shipyard

workers, oil refinery workers, manufacturing workers, plumbers,

electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, or construction workers.

Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950s, 1960s,

1970s, and the 1980's. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

The states with the highest incidence of mesothelioma include:

Pennsylvania, Maine, New Jersey, West Virginia, Florida, Wyoming, and

Washington. However, based on the calls the Mesothelioma Victims

Center receives diagnosed victims could be in any state including:

California, New York, Texas, Massachusetts, Maryland, Virginia, North

Carolina, Georgia, Louisiana, Missouri, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana,

Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, Montana, Nebraska,

Kansas, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona Nevada, Idaho, Oregon,

Washington, and Alaska.

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "If you call us at 866-714-6466,

we will see to it that you have instant access to the nation's most

skilled mesothelioma attorneys who consistently get the best

compensation results for their clients."

http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com

For more information about a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to

asbestos called mesothelioma, please visit the US Centers For Disease

Control's web site: www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5815a3.htm

Media Contact: M. Thomas Martin 866-714-6466

Read more news from Mesothelioma Victims Center.

SOURCE Mesothelioma Victims Center

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