Atlanta, GA -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/09/2019 -- As one of the leading worker's compensation lawyers in Atlanta and surrounding areas, the team at The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson have covered all types of claims from claimants with damaged lungs due to occupational hazards. Whereas many people consider the police, army, or fire services to be dangerous roles, many occupations put people's lungs and overall health in danger. Now, the legal experts advising on occupations that can be damaging to the lungs.
Occupational diseases can come in many shapes and sizes. For instance, cancer can be caused by exposure to second-hand smoke in cars and casinos, and COPD can be caused by exposure to diesel fumes. COPD, lung cancer, and brown lung disease can all develop as a result of exposure to individual fabric particles.
The following employees can be in danger of damaging their lungs via their occupations:
Construction workers inhaling dust from demolitions or renovations; factory workers exposed to chemicals, dust, and gases; factory workers working closely with diacetyl. Also, healthcare workers who are exposed to the powder residue found in latex gloves, and textile workers who are continually breathing in tiny particles that are released from fabrics.
Truckers who are regularly exposed to diesel are also in danger, as are bartenders and anyone who works in environments that encourage people to smoke indoors.
Clearly, a large number of occupations are dangerous for the lungs. Any individuals who are experiencing lung trouble due to exposure received from their profession are urged to contact the team at The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson, the premier workman comp attorneys in the Atlanta region.
For more information, call 404-692-6482 or visit https://www.darwinfjohnson.com/ today.
About The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson
The Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson provide legal defense for individuals all throughout the greater Atlanta, Georgia area. He provides effective legal defense for individuals unjustly injured while at the workplace and gets them the compensation they need. Clients of Darwin F. Johnson don't pay unless he delivers compensation.
Reach the Law Offices of Darwin F. Johnson today by phone at 404-692-6482.
For more information, please visit http://www.darwinfjohnson.com
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