Asbestos has been found to be present in over 23,000 Chinese vehicles imported to Australia. The companies Great Wall Motors and Chery Motors have been forced to apologise after asbestos material was found to be present in the engine and exhaust gaskets of the cars. The asbestos materials were initially discovered when sets of spare [...]
Exposure to asbestos can lead to various different health problems, including mesothelioma and lung cancer which can be fatal. Compensation will not be the first thing that a family thinks of when a loved one is ill but the money can provide financial security at a very difficult time.
It is possible to claim compensation for debilitating health conditions caused by exposure to asbestos even if it has been decades since exposure. This is possible even if the employer and their insurance company no longer operates. Asbestos-related conditions can be debilitating or fatal in some cases and compensation can provide financial security.