More US people are being diagnosed with mesothelioma, a form of cancer that is caused due to long term exposure to asbestos and is commonly found in the lungs. It can remain undetected for many years so it becomes hard to treat once it is detected.
People working in industries like construction, mining, milling are at a high risk of developing mesothelioma. If you have been exposed to asbestos in your workplace, you can file for worker’s compensation according to a specific time frame.
Here’s an infographic that shares some facts and statistics about mesothelioma.
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