Asbestos Exposure in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Workers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey have been exposed to asbestos working in various job settings.

Some of those workplaces include:

  • U.S. Navy
  • Shipyards
  • Oil Refineries
  • Steel Mills
  • Chemical Companies
  • Power Plants
  • Heavy Industries
  • Construction (Industrial, Commercial, Residential)
  • Motor Vehicle Repair

Some of the trades that frequently handled or were exposed to asbestos include:

  • Insulators
  • Plumbers
  • Construction Laborers
  • Bricklayers
  • Pipefitters
  • Boilermakers
  • Electricians
  • Carpenters
  • Auto Mechanics
  • Painters
  • Welders
  • Individuals who changed their car brakes at home
  • Second Hand Exposure – tragically children and wife have contracted mesothelioma and lung cancer from the asbestos brought into their homes by their fathers and husbands.