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Missouri Workers Compensation for a Dust-Related Illness at Work

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Ongoing exposure to dust at work can lead to problems ranging from minor illnesses to life-threatening respiratory issues. Here’s what you should be aware of. Dust is one of the most common triggers of workplace illnesses. Working in a dusty environment can make you cough, choke and wheeze. What’s more, extreme or ongoing exposure to … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024

Silica Dust Exposure: Health Consequences and Legal Remedies

Work Injury Attorney St. Louis

Workers who suffer from silicosis can file a workers compensation claim to cover their medical bills, as this condition is admissible as a cause for a claim by law. When workers get sick in Missouri due to their work environment, they are entitled to workers compensation. Construction workers are some of the most likely people … Read more

Updated: April 16, 2019

Exposure to Silica Dust in the Workplace and Your Health

occupational disease lawyer

Most people who develop silicosis do so due to the exposure that they have when they are in a work environment. Most people know that asbestos is a dangerous substance and a toxin that requires special precaution to when handled and disposed of. But, not many people know about silica dust exposure and the profound … Read more

Updated: June 22, 2018