Uselful Charities and Organisations
At Fieldfisher we support dedicated research charities and support groups. Should you ever need additional support or information, we've put together this short list of contacts for charities and support groups that may be able to help you.
79 Radstock Road
National Macmillan Mesothelioma Resource Centre
Hospital Management Offices, Glenfield Hospital
Leicester LE3 9QP
Tel: 0800 169 2409
Fax: 0116 250 2810
Tel: 01282 219391
DWP Benefits site
Helpline: 0800 055 6688
British Lung Foundation
Helpline: 03000 030 555
Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB)
Tel: 0345 758 5433
Textphone: 0345 608 8551
Bart's Mesothelioma Research
For information on the research being done at St Bartholomew's Hospital into the treatment of mesothelioma and lung cancer.
Contact us on freephone 0800 358 3848
Or start your claim online.
"The group is praised for its commitment to 'demystifying the legal process' while this is a firm for which the client has always been a priority"
Fieldfisher has successfully been recognised as an "Occupation and Asbestos Disease Specialists" Fieldfisher are now recognised as assessors
Charities we support
Bussey decision comes too late for carpenter exposed to asbestos in 1960s London
Our most recent settlement in the case of Alan Kaszubowski sadly highlights how important the Bussey judgement was.
Asbestos rulings provide glimmer of hope for cancer sufferers
Employers can no longer hide behind a statistic that claimed to show a ‘safe’ level of exposure, which could pave the way for a wave of compensation claims, writes Peter Williams for The Times Brief.
Claimant lawyers hail landmark asbestos risk ruling
Caroline Pinfold's landmark case of Bussey vs Anglia Heating Ltd. was featured in the Law Society Gazette
Court of Appeal offers compensation hope to victims of asbestos poisoning
A landmark ruling that could pave the way for compensation for thousands of people suffering from cancer caused by asbestos.