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Military Vehicles Mesothelioma


Military Vehicles and Mesothelioma

Military vehicles equipped with many asbestos-containing products exposed several military personnel daily.

Navy veterans were exposed to asbestos working on military vehicles, tanks, trucks, ships, aircraft, and engines during their service.  

The latency period for developing asbestos cancer can be 10-50 years after your initial exposure.

Military Vehicles and Asbestos Products

Military bases contained more than 300 asbestos-containing products and materials that were used regularly in the constructions of ships until 1980. Thousands of military veterans that served from 1940-1980. 

Asbestos products onboard ships included insulation, pipes, boilers, cement, sealers, gaskets, cables, tubes, valves, electrical fixtures, wiring, pumps, decking, paints, non-skid flooring, and in bulk headwalls, ship hulls, mess halls, engine rooms, navigation rooms, and sleeping quarters.

Asbestos Products used in Military Bases

Vehicles used by the U. S. Military contained asbestos in gaskets, valves, brakes, clutches, transmissions, tires, and in engine parts. Veterans most at risk of being exposed are asbestos are auto mechanics, auto workers, electricians, demo workers and welders that maintained and repaired military vehicles. 

Asbestos Products and Military Vehicle Exposure:

Adhesive Products

Air Conditioning Systems

Auto Part Products

Brake Products

Brake Systems

Cable & Wiring


Caulking Products 



Communication Systems 

Electrical Equipment 

Engine Parts 

Engine Products



Fire Resistant Clothes 

Fireproofing Products

Gas Masks 

Gasket Products



Grinding Products

Gun Mounts 

Heat Shields 

Heating Systems 


Hosing Products


HVAC Systems 

Hydraulic Systems 

Instrument Paneling 

insulating Products

Jet Engines 

Joint Compound 


Packing Materials

Paint Products

Paneling Products

Pipe Products 

Propeller Assemblies




Sealants, Sealers

Smoke Screen Generators

Soil on Military Bases

Sound Dampening Materials

Soundproofing Panels

Steam Products





Valve Products

Vehicle Products

Vibration Dampeners

Weapon Systems

Welding Rods

Military Vehicles With Asbestos Exposure:

Advanced Light Strike Vehicles

Amphibious Combat Vehicles 

Anti-Aircraft Vehicles

Anti-Tank Vehicles

Armored Combat Earthmovers 

Armored Combat Support Vehicles

Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicles

Armored Personnel Carriers

Attack Vehicles 

Backhoe Vehicles

Bradley Fighting Vehicles


Cargo Carriers

Caterpillar Vehicles

Combat Vehicles

Command And Control Vehicles 

Desert Patrol Vehicles

Engineer Squad Vehicles 

Experimental Vehicles

Fighting Vehicles

Fire Support Vehicles 

Ford Trucks

Forklift Trucks

GM Trucks

Grader Vehicles

Gun Trucks

Heavy Equipment Transport Vehicles

Infantry Carrier Vehicles 

Infantry Fighting Vehicles


Light Armored Vehicles

Light Strike Vehicles

Light Tactical Vehicles 

Light Utility Vehicles

Medical Evacuation Vehicles

Medical Evacuation Vehicles 

Medical Vehicles

Mine-Protected Vehicles

Mobile Gun System Vehicles 

Mortar Carriers 


Prime Movers And Trucks

Reconnaissance Vehicles 

Refueling Vehicles

Tactical Vehicles 


Tow Vehicles 

Tractor Vehicles

Troop Transport Vehicles

Utility Cargo Vehicles

Wheel Tractor-Scrapers

High Risk Military Jobs

Veterans with the highest risk for developing Mesothelioma:

Aircraft Mechanics 



Civilian Contractors

Construction Workers 

Demolition Crews 

Demolition Workers 


Electrician'S Mates 


Machinist Mates 


Maintenance Workers



Motor Pool Mechancis









Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

Statutes of Limitations is the time a Mesothelioma victim has to file a lawsuit. 

The Statute of Limitations for Mesothelioma and asbestos exposure varies from state to state.

The Statute of Limitations for Mesothelioma begins when a person is either diagnosed or dies, not the date of their exposure.

An experienced Mesothelioma attorney can help you file a claim before your Statutes of Limitations expires.

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List of Duties - Army Asbestos Exposure

Assembling,  Binding,  Buffing,  Changing,  Chipping,  Cleaning,  Coating,  Covering,  Crushing,  Cutting,  Demonstrating,  Designing,  Developing,  Digging,  Dismantling,  Drilling,  Examining,  Filling,  Fitting,  Fixing,  Folding,  Measuring,  Mixing,  Modifying,  Mounting,  Moving,  Observing,  Operating,  Overhauling,  Packaging,  Grinding,  Helping,  Inserting,  Inspecting,  Instructing,  Investigating,  Laboring,  Lining,  Loading,  Painting,  Piling,  Pouring,  Prepping,  Pressing,  Processing,  Pumping,  Removing,  Repairing,  Replacing,  Sealing,  Servicing,  Setting,  Sorting,  Spinning,  Spraying,  Stacking,  Stamping,  Stripping,  Supervising,  Testing,  Training,  Trimming,  Troubleshooting,  Twisting,  Unloading,  Washing,  Weighing,  Welding,  Winding,  Wiring,  Working,  Wrapping   

30 Billion in Asbestos Trust Funds!


Veterans Mesothelioma Diagnosis & Asbestos Trust Funds

Asbestos manufacturers of products and materials have admitted fault and set up trust funds to compensate workers for their asbestos exposure. There are more than 30 billion dollars in asbestos trust funds for patients diagnosed with Mesothelioma cancer, asbestos lung cancer, and other asbestos-related diseases. If you know someone who has Mesothelioma, contact us to learn more about your legal rights for asbestos compensation.

Veterans diagnosed with  Mesothelioma have legal rights and may be eligible to recover compensation from negligent asbestos companies and asbestos trust funds. Get a free consultation from an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer to know if you have a valid legal claim today.

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Veterans and Mesothelioma

Navy Mesothelioma

Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Navy veterans account for 16 percent of all asbestos-related lung diseases.

Air Force Mesothelioma

Air Force Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Asbestos materials were used to build aircraft and construct Air Force bases.

Army Mesothelioma

Army Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Asbestos was used in thousands of Army vehicles, brakes, gaskets and insulation.

Coast Guard Mesothelioma

USCG Coast Guard Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

The Coast Guard used the same asbestos-containing equipment as the Navy.

U. S. Marines Mesothelioma

US Marines Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

American Cancer Society report - Asbestos was found in old Marine Corps barracks.

Retired Veterans

REtired Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

There are 21.5 million living veterans that served in the U. S. military forces.

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About 600,000 victims have filed claims for damage from their asbestos exposure. 

Mesothelioma Settlements

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Asbestos companies have paid claimants more than $18 billion since the late 1980s.

Statute of Limitations

Mesothelioam Statute of Limitations Lawyers

Each state has a strict statute of limitations to file your asbestos lawsuit.

Asbestos Trust Funds

Asbestos Trust Fund Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Asbestos companies have paid claimants more than $18 billion since the late 1980s.

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Mesothelioma Medical Information

Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

Mesothelioma Diagnosed Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Mesothelioma primarily diagnosed in Veterans between the ages of 55-75 

Mesothelioma Treatment


The 3 main treatments for Mesothelioma are: surgery, radiation and chemotherapy.

Mesothelioma Symptoms

Mesothelioma Symptoms

90% of Mesothelioma patients reported shortness of breath as their first symptom.

Secondhand Exposure


Diagnosed Mesothelioma rates are higher among spouses of asbestos workers.

Mesothelioma Survival Rate


Life expectancy for a mesothelioma patient is 12 – 21 months after diagnosis.

Asbestos Lung Cancer

Asbestos Lung Cancer Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

There is about 15,000 Asbestos-related cancers diagnosed each year in U. S.