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Asbestos and the Military

Military Personnel and Defense
Contractor Employees Exposed to Asbestos

Today, military veterans, naval shipyard workers and other defense industry employees are developing mesothelioma and other medical conditions that have been linked to asbestos exposure at astoundingly disproportionate rates.

Source of Military Asbestos Exposure

Information compiled from naval shipyards, defense contractors, military records and government specifications have identified a number of asbestos-laden products known to be responsible for asbestos exposures. These include:

  • Boilers
  • Valves
  • Thermal material
  • Pipe insulation
  • Block insulation
  • Hydraulic assemblies
  • Brakes
  • Gaskets
  • Paneling
  • Floor coverings
  • Deck covering materials
  • Adhesives
  • Cement
  • Mortar and aggregate mixtures
  • Bedding compounds

We Can Help

Asbestos lung cancer and mesothelioma lawsuits involving active-duty or retired members of the U.S. military involve additional, complex legal issues and considerations.

At Gori Julian & Associates, P.C., you'll find lawyers with extensive experience in military asbestos and mesothelioma cases, and a staff that is highly qualified and specially trained to assist us in handling these difficult cases. We also work diligently to help people living with mesothelioma obtain a trial date within six to nine months from the time their lawsuit is filed.

Nationwide Legal Help for People With
Asbestos Lung Cancer or Mesothelioma

St. Louis Area: 618-307-4085 / Toll Free: 888-362-6890

For a free case evaluation, please call our law offices directly or contact us online. An experienced attorney will be available to discuss your potential lawsuit, and to answer any questions you may have about the connection between asbestos exposure and deadly cancers such as mesothelioma, or your legal rights.