Florida has the second largest number of deaths related to mesothelioma and asbestosis in the US.
Asbestos Exposure and Potential Lawsuits
It’s common knowledge that manufacturers and corporations were aware of the dangers related to asbestos decades ago. Based on this, they chose to cut costs and failed to warn workers of potential risks. The outright disregard for safety and blatant negligence has caused countless from the American workforce to contract deadly mesothelioma. Sadly, almost 10% of victims of mesothelioma don’t survive for more than 5 years.