Women and Mesothelioma

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has represented many victims of mesothelioma, a fatal cancer almost always caused by asbestos exposure. The most common type of mesothelioma is pleural mesothelioma which develops on the lining of the lungs (about 75% of all cases), followed by peritoneal mesothelioma (about 20% of all cases), which develops in …

Asbestos in the Home

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has extensive experience representing people who have been injured by exposure to asbestos. Many of our clients have been exposed to asbestos at work, but people can be exposed to asbestos outside the workplace as well, even at home.   Asbestos was widely used in house construction between the …

Playground Safety

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. represents people who have been injured through the negligence of others. We care about our clients and their families and want them to remain safe. To that end, parents with young children may want to consider the following information about playground safety. According to the Centers for Disease Control …

Asbestos Disease in West Virginia

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has successfully represented thousands of  clients  who were killed or injured by asbestos. Many of these people worked at job sites in West Virginia and its neighboring states, including railroads, chemical plants, steel mills, aluminum plants, glass works and power plants. Widespread exposure to asbestos at such facilities has …