Legal Entitlements

A diagnosis with asbestos disease generally gives rise to compensation entitlements.  AMAA has a proud, trusted and long standing relationship with vbr Lawyers who are experts in the area of asbestos disease compensation entitlements.   Vbr lawyers are able to assist anyone diagnosed with asbestos disease to access the entitlements they deserve on a “No Win, No Fee” basis.  Their prompt and caring approach and modest legal fees levels set them apart from all other large firms.

The following information is provided by vbr Lawyers.

Asbestos Compensation Experts

Compensation Lawyers

If you have been diagnosed with any form of asbestos disease or dust related condition, you are highly likely to be entitled to receive compensation.

At vbr Lawyers, we have significant expertise in recovering compensation for our client with any and all of the following conditions:-

  • Malignant mesothelioma
  • Asbestos Related Lung Cancer
  • Asbestos Related Kidney Cancer
  • Asbestos Related Oesophageal Cancer
  • Asbestosis
  • Asbestos Related Pleural Disease
  • Asbestos Related Pleural Plaques causing chest pain and/or shortness of breath

The compensation options you can pursue largely depends on where your asbestos exposure has occurred in Australia.  Many different entitlements are available in different jurisdictions in Australia.

At vbr Lawyers, we have the experience, the knowledge and the resources to trace back and identify the sources of asbestos exposure, wherever it occurs.  We have specific knowledge of the many different kinds of industrial disease and our long experience in this area assists us in providing the highest level of care to our clients.

It is important that you get legal advice as early as possible as there are very defined time limits and also to protect your entitlement to pain and suffering compensation.

Which compensation option is best for you will depends on many things including which asbestos disease you have been diagnosed with, how long you have been living with the disease, your life expectancy, your care requirements, availability of witnesses to confirm your exposure. Again, we are able to assist in advising you which option will best suit your situation.

Valuable or significant compensation or damages is also available for family members who have been diagnosed with an asbestos disease if they were responsible for shaking out or washing the clothes of their partner or assisting in home renovations. Similarly, dependants of asbestos sufferers who have not make a claim in their lifetime can also make a claim for compensation but strict time limits do apply.

Our long experience in representing clients with these serious conditions means that we have the knowledge, expertise and understand that time is absolutely of the essence and in your time of need, you will find us to be both sensitive and caring professionals absolutely dedicated to achieving the best outcome for you and at a very reasonable cost.

We will finalise your claim efficiently, at reasonable cost and with minimal distribution to you.

At vbr Lawyers, we stand by the following core principles :

  • No Win – No Fee Asbestos Lawyers
  • Senior Lawyer acting for you from start to finish
  • Very competitive hourly rates
  • Pay Less Get More policy

To learn more – visit vbr Lawyers