Asbestos Exposure

Know The Signs And Symptoms Of Mesothelioma

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

We each face workplace hazards on a daily basis, but the risks soldiers face are especially high. One of the greatest dangers many service members are at risk of is exposure to asbestos.

Asbestos is a nonflammable insulating fiber contained in many structures and vehicles used by the United States military. The problem is, exposure to asbestos can result in an individual developing a deadly form of cancer known as Mesothelioma. (more…)

Oklahoma Awarded Grant To Reduce Asbestos And Associated Mesothelioma Cases

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

While many of the products that have been created as a result of the industrial revolution have benefited society, some have come with particularly high human costs as well. Take asbestos, for instance. This chemical product was created as a fireproof insulator and has successfully been used in many factories, buildings, and ships; however, exposure to the product is also the only known cause for a deadly cancer known as Mesothelioma. (more…)