NEW YORK, NY, June 07, 2018 -- The Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging any US Navy Veteran who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Tennessee to call them anytime at 800-714-0303 for direct access to some of the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys who specialize in compensation claims. These incredibly skilled attorneys are also extremely knowledgeable about US Navy Veterans who were exposed to asbestos at a US Naval Shipyard. Navy Veterans were frequently forced to stay on their ship 24 hours per day 7 days per week when their ship was in a dry dock at a shipyard and their exposure to asbestos would have been extreme. These types of mesothelioma compensation claims could result in million-dollar compensation settlements. http://Tennessee.MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
The Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "Our number one priority is seeing to it that a US Navy Veteran with mesothelioma in Tennessee receives the very best possible financial compensation. About three out of every four US Navy Veterans we assist had their heaviest exposure to asbestos at a Navy shipyard. These Navy Veterans stuck in a shipyard would wake up in the morning covered with asbestos and their clothing would be covered in it with little way to avoid it when they were on the ship. As we mentioned the compensation for these types of US Navy Veterans with mesothelioma can be substantial because they were potentially exposed to asbestos from every part, pipe, or insulation on the ship as we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303.
"At the same time, we would like to carefully explain that without some of the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys working on their compensation claim, a US Navy Veteran with this rare cancer runs a much higher chance of getting shortchanged." http://Tennessee.MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
Most US Navy Veterans who were exposed to asbestos at a shipyard were exposed at one of the following US Navy Shipyards:
Norfolk Naval Shipyard http://www.navsea.navy.mil/Home/Shipyards/Norfolk/
* Puget Sound Naval Shipyard Bremerton, Washington) http://www.navsea.navy.mil/Home/Shipyards/PSNS-IMF/
* Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Maine http://www.navsea.navy.mil/Home/Shipyards/Portsmouth/
* New London, Connecticut Submarine Base: http://www.navymwrnewlondon.com/
* Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard: http://www.navsea.navy.mil/Home/Shipyards/PHNS-IMF/
* Brooklyn Navy Shipyard-Brooklyn, New York-Closed 1966
* Boston Navy Yard-Boston, Massachusetts-Closed 1974
* Philadelphia Naval Shipyard-Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-Closed 1995
* Long Beach Naval Shipyard-Long Beach, California-Closed 1997
* Hunters Point Naval Shipyard-San Francisco, California-Closed 1974
The Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center wants to emphasize their free services are available statewide in every community in Tennessee, including Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Clarksville. http://Tennessee.MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
The Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center is also very focused on making certain a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma has access to the best treatment option facilities in their state. For the best possible treatment options for mesothelioma in Tennessee, the Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center strongly encourages diagnosed victims, or their family to consider: The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville: http://www.vicc.org/dd/dz/results.php?name=malignant-mesothelioma, or Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis: http://www.baptistonline.org/memphis/
High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos in Tennessee include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers for the TVA, manufacturing or industrial workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, miners, or construction workers. Typically, the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's.
The states indicated with the highest incidence of mesothelioma include Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Minnesota, Louisiana, Washington, and Oregon. Mesothelioma also happens in Tennessee.
For more information about mesothelioma please refer to the National Institutes of Health's web site related to this rare form of cancer: https://www.cancer.gov/types/mesothelioma.