Through The Ages

Whilst the danger of asbestos was only realised in the UK in the 1930s, asbestos has been mined for centuries.

From its 'magic' properties to its uses in Hollywood, the history of asbestos is filled with fascinating stories that often end in tragedy and heartbreak.

Scroll down our timeline to explore the history of asbestos from its original discovery.

If you have been affected by an asbestos related disease such as mesothelioma, our specialist Industrial Disease solicitors can advise you on the best steps to take when making a claim.

Diagnosis of an asbestos related disease can be extremely traumatic. Our lawyers, who have dealt with many cases of this sort, can provide a personalised and empathetic approach to your case.

Call our asbestos exposure helpline today on:

0808 129 3320