A third wave of mesothelioma cases are being discovered from asbestos exposure in Boston and throughout the country.
Most of the cases our Boston mesothelioma attorneys handle are from individuals who worked closely with asbestos materials many years or decades ago. These were people who worked in mines or in manufacturing or construction.
Increasingly, however, more younger patients are being identified as “third wave mesothelioma patients,” or those who were exposed as bystanders.
A prominent example was recently outlined in Asbestos now affecting third wave of victims, By STEPHANIE GARDINER, The Great Lakes Advocate