Lung cancer, mesothelioma, asbestosis and related illness have been proven to be caused by asbestos.
The companies that manufactured asbestos and asbestos containing products have set up numerous trusts to provide money to the workers who have been injured by asbestos.
The following list provides information about some of the trusts that have been set up:
ASBESTOS TRUST FUNDS
UNITED STATES GYPSUM
Federal Mogul Asbestos Personal Injury Trust
The Kaiser Asbestos Personal Injury Trust
The H. K. Porter Asbestos Trust
DII Industries, LLC Asbestos PI Trust (the "Trust"
The T&N UK Asbestos Trust and The EL Trust
The Leslie Controls, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Trust
The ASARCO Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust
The G-I Holdings Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust