Asthma is a common respiratory condition which affects a large proportion of both the child and adult population. This condition, although sometime naturally occurring, can also be caused by exposure to pollutants within the workplace. Both law and medical specialists have already established that there are over 200 pollutants used in different working industries that can cause the condition and that employers are legally obliged to protect you against. Pollutants include: wood dust, chemicals, glues, plastic fumes and welding substances.
Occupational asthma can be an extremely debilitating condition which the effects impacting on a sufferers life for a prolonged period, often affecting their ability to work or carry out normal daily tasks.
If you have been diagnosed with asthma or have been to hospital suffering with suspected asthama attacks you can contact our specialist Occupational Asthma team at Hilary Meredith Solicitors Ltd who will be able to assess your case on a no win no fee basis and get you the compensation you rightly deserve.