Did you know that we are in a partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America?In early January 2023 the VVA Board-approved and signed Memorandum of Agreement between VVA and ClearTrust Claims, LLP. This is terrific news for veterans as the VVA will help us inform their members and service officers (250 full-time) provide information that will...
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This past Memorial Day, Americans honored our military men and women who died while serving their country and each other.  Memorial Day is the most serious, somber, and deeply saddening United States national holiday.  Most Americans know that over 1.1 million Americans lost their lives in America’s wars.  Most Americans know that Memorial Day was established...
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Army Aviation Lt. Colonel (Retired) W. Larry Dandridge is a client of ClearTrust Claims. Larry is a victim of asbestos exposure from his days as a civilian construction worker, an Army Maintenance Officer, and a civilian defense industry contractor. Despite his combat wounds, service-connected disabilities, and asbestos injuries, he has had successful careers in the...
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If you served in the military (especially the Navy) and you helped build or served on any of the thousands of US Navy or Army ships, vessels, or boats that were built between the mid-1930s to the end of the 1970s you were almost certainly exposed to asbestos and you may be seriously ill or...
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My family is gearing up for Thanksgiving as I’m certain yours are as well.  My kids hosting has some distinct advantages – I get to see remodeling home jobs, chat with the other grandparents,  and play with my grandchildren. Visiting their homes and growing families brings me great joy. However, as I get older conversations...
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If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you will qualify for asbestos trust payments because asbestos is the only known cause.  But if you have one of the other qualifying cancers, or impaired lung function, or have x-ray or CAT scan evidence of scarring in your lungs, your doctor may not have determined that the...
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Blane Erwin is the Technology Partner for ClearTrust Claims, LLP, a law firm that helps veterans and civilians obtain compensation from asbestos bankruptcy trusts. His passion for new ideas and experience in technology strategy, market research, and business assessment were built on twenty years directing long-range research and innovation efforts at Bridgeway Software in Houston,...
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Asbestos Trust Claims may be the best source of financial compensation.Most veterans know that they can file a VA disability compensation claim for a military service-connected disability (injury, illness, and condition) caused by asbestos and other hazardous materials exposure.  However, few recognize that veterans (and non-veterans) can also file claims against asbestos trusts and file...
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As any veteran who served before the mid-1980s knows, asbestos used to be everywhere in the military.  Some veterans have or will come down with asbestos-related disease as a result.  Obtaining service-connected asbestos disability benefits from the VA is very difficult.  But another compensation system, completely independent of the VA, exists to compensate asbestos disease...
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In the 1970s and 1980s, the courts were flooded with thousands of personal injury suits filed by asbestos victims or their survivors. Various approaches were tried to manage that flood. None of them worked until the Johns Manville Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding. In 1994, Congress added subsection (g) to -section 524 of the Bankruptcy Code...
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Asbestos Trusts Compensation Eligibility Form

This questionnaire asks for the bare minimum of information necessary for ClearTrustClaims to determine if you may qualify for trust compensation.  Actually obtaining compensation will require that you and ClearTrustClaims work together to obtain the highly detailed additional information needed for asbestos trust applications.  ClearTrustClaims will be able to determine whether you are likely to qualify for compensation only after we have gathered the necessary detailed information.

If you are interested in contacting CTC to see if you might be eligible for compensation from asbestos trusts, please complete the following questionnaire.  When you have completed the questionnaire, click on the Submit button to send the information to us.

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 Medical Information

All of the asbestos trusts have very similar lists of medical conditions for which the trust will provide compensation. These conditions are asbestos-related diseases, including mesothelioma, lung cancer, a few rare other cancers, and breathing problems caused by damage to the lungs.

Have you been diagnosed with:

Mesothelioma or Lung Cancer?

Colo-rectal, laryngeal, esophageal, pharyngeal, or stomach cancer?

Asbestosis or severe asbestosis?

Scarring on both of your lungs?

Has any of your doctors told you that your medical condition is due to asbestos?

 Military Service

If you served in the military, please provide the following information:

 Civilian Employment

Please provide the following information about any civilian employment that you believe may have involved exposure to asbestos.

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