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Case Study | 24:05:23
Former employee of The Wellcome Foundation and The Tucker Partnership receives compensation and payment of future private treatment costs
Mr B began to feel unwell in February 2022 when he started to experience chest pain and breathlessness. He underwent chest x-rays, scans and a biopsy and, in May 2022, he received the devastating...
Case Study | 04:05:23
£225,000 in compensation secured for former British Rail worker exposed to asbestos
Mr Marks worked for British Rail as a vehicle builder in the 1970s and 80s at the carriage works in Eastleigh. He was exposed to asbestos dust and fibres when asbestos was sprayed onto...
Case Study | 12:04:23
Over £50,000 in compensation for industrial contractor diagnosed with asbestosis
Mr R was diagnosed with asbestosis in September 2020 after suffering from shortness of breath and chest pains. He had worked for several companies as an industrial contractor, fixing together mezzanine flooring, gantries and...
Case Study | 09:03:23
Settlement for former ship fitter who developed mesothelioma
Mr S instructed Sarah Wolf, a specialist asbestos disease partner in our London office, having consulted the support group, HASAG, following his development of mesothelioma. He had been heavily exposed to asbestos as a...
Case Study | 20:02:23
Successful claim for former Ewins Brothers and George Wimpey employee who developed asbestos-related disease
Roger Stevens was employed by Ewins Brothers (Contractors) Limited between 1972/73 and 1975/76. During his employment he worked on the construction of a council estate in Bognor Regis, building houses and flats. Mr Stevens...
Case Study | 06:02:23
Former Painter and Decorator with Mesothelioma receives Compensation and Payment of Future Private Treatment Costs
Mr W was diagnosed with mesothelioma in 2021 after suffering from chest pain and undergoing a number of medical investigations. Following Mr W’s diagnosis he contacted RWK Goodman’s specialist asbestos disease team. Laura Wilkinson,...
Case Study | 06:02:23
Family recover Compensation after former Ferrodo Employee Dies from Asbestos-related Lung Cancer
Mr G worked for Ferrodo Limited his entire life. He worked at the Chapel-en-le-Frith site between March 1959 and April 1995. Initially Mr G was employed as a factory operative, but later became a...
Case Study | 02:02:23
Six-figure settlement for family of construction worker who died as a result of asbestos exposure
Mr P was diagnosed with Malignant Mesothelioma in February 2020, after suffering several months of increasing chest discomfort and breathlessness. He had worked for Taylor Woodrow Group, Sir Lindsay Parkinson and George Wimpey &...
Case Study | 27:01:23
Compensation and Costs of Future Private Medical Treatment recovered for former Service Engineer with Mesothelioma
Edward Littlejohns contacted the specialist asbestos disease team at RWK Goodman in September 2021 following his diagnosis with mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer. Mr Littlejohns was employed as a service engineer by Jackson Boilers Limited...
Case Study | 10:01:23
Six-figure settlement for industrial cleaner exposed to asbestos working for eight different companies
Mr Love was diagnosed with Malignant Mesothelioma in September 2018, after suffering several months of increasing chest discomfort and breathlessness. Unfortunately, Mr Love’s health rapidly deteriorated following his diagnosis and he passed away in...
Case Study | 22:12:22
£200,000 compensation for family of plant worker exposed to asbestos
We were contacted by the daughter of Mr H, who had had sadly passed away in August 2019 from malignant mesothelioma, after suffering for more than a year from debilitating symptoms. Mr H had...
Case Study | 23:11:22
Compensation recovered for former British Uralite and Hick, Hargreaves & Co employee who developed mesothelioma
Ken was exposed to asbestos during his employment at British Uralite Plc between 1958 and 1959. His role involved moulding asbestos cement by using different sized wooden moulds to create pipes and guttering. As...