Asbestos Victim Wins Damages

Mesothelioma Victim Wins Substantial Damages

Our client is a retired builder’s labourer who came to Australia in the 1970s. On arrival, he secured employment in the building industry where he spent the next fifteen years working on the construction of kitchens and bathrooms in high rise residential buildings. This work brought him into contact with compressed asbestos sheeting. As a…

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Dust Compensation Payout

Dust Compensation Payout Achieved for Retired Roof Labourer

Recently, Ivan Simic, Partner and Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury and an expert in dust asbestos exposure, secured a sizeable pay-out for a retired roofer who had contracted pleural plaques, pleural fibrosis and asbestos related pleural disease from his time working with asbestos sheeting in the roofing industry. Thommy had retired from work many years…

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Ex-Footballer Contracts Mesothelioma

Recently Ivan Simic, Partner at Taylor & Scott and expert in dust diseases claims, acted for a client who had contracted mesothelioma. Our client’s family moved to Warragamba and both our client and his father worked in and around the dam environment. The township that grew up at Warragamba consisted mainly of cottages and workplaces…

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Migrant Worker Devastated By Mesothelioma

Recently Ivan Simic, expert in dust disease claims, completed a matter for an English migrant worker. Ivan’s client spent his early working life in England doing assembly work and assisting laggers place insulation around hot water and steam pipes. In the 1960s our client migrated to Australia. Various jobs followed from car assembly to tyre…

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Exposure to Asbestos Strikes Down Three Members of One Family

Recently Ivan Simic, Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury and expert in Dust Diseases Litigation, acted for a client whose dad and brother had both died of asbestos related diseases. Ivan’s client grew up in a large loving family who had migrated to Australia in the 1950s. Dad went to work at James Hardie. He would…

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Asbestos Dust Exposure From The Factory Next Door

Recently Ivan Simic, Accredited Personal Injury Specialist and expert in Dust Diseases, acted for a retired electrician who had been diagnosed with a dust related disease. Ivan’s client had completed an electrical apprenticeship and then worked as an electrical tradesman back in the late 1940s and 1950s. During this time, he had some exposure to…

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