Uselful Charities and Organisations
At Fieldfisher we support dedicated mesothelioma 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.
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Charities we support
Fieldfisher attends Mesothelioma UK Ladies Lunch
Bridget Collier, Shaheen Mosquera and Sarah Wolf from Fieldfisher's specialist asbestos team enjoyed Mesothelioma UK's Ladies Lunch at the Manchester Macdonald Hotel held on International Women's Day.
Johnson & Johnson update: Jury awards damages to woman suffering mesothelioma from asbestos in talc
A jury in California this week awarded $29m to a woman who said asbestos in Johnson & Johnson's talcum-powder-based products caused her mesothelioma cancer.
Landmark hearing could reveal vital background to asbestos epidemic
In the Supreme Court this Monday, 18th February, judges will hear an appeal that could result in important information about asbestos exposure in the UK made available to the public.
Mesothelioma team share with press tragic story of Chelmsford man left with asbestos cancer
Sarah Wolf is very much hoping that sharing with the local press the heart-breaking story of an honest working man facing the consequences of simply doing the best for his family may prompt former colleagues to come forward with important information.
Teamwork uncovers vital information in Marley tiles asbestos case
Following settlement in a drawn-out case against UK tile manufacturer Marley, Peter Williams said the case would have been finalised sooner had Marley acknowledged that most of its tiles used by his client Roy Morris contained asbestos.
Bridget Collier leads Fieldfisher sponsored walk for Greater Manchester Asbestos Victim Support Group Charity
Fieldfisher represents parents of Yousef Al-Kharboush who died in ITH Pharma contaminated baby feed case