Houston personal injury lawyer, Charles J. Argento assists Texas residents with lawsuits and damage claims after exposure to Asbestos resulting in serious injury or death. All Products we us are required by law to meet certain safety guidelines and standards for use. Asbestos failed to meet these standards and when an injury results, you have the right to seek compensation for medical bills, lost wages and long-term care.
While many Houston Asbestos lawyers may claim to take Asbestos cases, few of them have the legal, technical and financial resources to effectively investigate the circumstances and identify all responsible parties down the chain of distribution. At the Houston law office of Charles J. Argento, we are experienced Texas trial attorneys who have negotiated and litigated personal injury lawsuits at every level of the state and federal courts.
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Injuries: Chronic cough, shortness of breath and chest pain. Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma
Asbestos is a naturally occurring silicate material that has been used by manufacturers in the late 1900’s. It was used for its strength, resistance to heat and fire, electrical and chemical damage. Numerous tradesmen and families were exposed to this dangerous product. Manufacturers new for years that it was a dangerous product, but covered it up. It can take upwards of 10-50 years for symptoms to occur.
Asbestosis is the scarring of lung tissue from asbestos inhalation. Symptoms are chronic cough, shortness of breath and chest pain. Asbestosis can lead to lung cancer and Mesothelioma.
Mesothelioma is a terminal cancer of the mesothelium, which is the membrane that protects and covers the lungs. This cancer can also metastasize and spread to other parts of the body.
Our highly trained staff and network of legal, medical and financial professionals will assess your injuries and refute the findings of insurance company doctors whose only job is to minimize their financial exposure. We’ll work closely with you to honestly appraise your situation, arrange for ongoing medical care and try to secure the maximum compensation for your injuries.
If you’ve been injured by the safe use of Asbestos, your time to report an injury and file a claim is very limited. Contact the Defective Products Lawyers in Houston, TX of Charles J. Argento & Associates, immediately for a free consultation (713) 225-5050 and review of your legal rights. Our staff is bilingual and all personal injury cases are taken on contingency, meaning there is never a fee until we recover a settlement in your favor.