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          Disease Claims

          Substantial claims volumes and developing law, in terms of legal duties and causation, demand a highly-qualified and experience team able to combine technical expertise, innovative legal thinking and technology-led efficient claims handling systems.

          Our disease lawyers are market leaders in strategic issues such as the developing law of causation and policy coverage having acted in landmark decisions in this field for the last 40 years.

          These cases include mesothelioma and other asbestos related conditions, HAVS/vibration white finger, occupational deafness, work-related upper limb disorders, stress, abuse, bullying and harassment, bladder and other oil-based cancers, leukaemia and other cancers, asthma, dermatitis, beat knee and acoustic shock.

          We provide market-leading advice achieving excellent results, including involvement in law-making cases in the highest courts in the land. We take a decisive, collaborative approach, with you. We work to identify risk to your business and to provide sustainable, clear direction for the future.

          We’re recognised across the industry for our experience and knowledge. We work for some of the leading insurers in the industry as well as runoff syndicates, brokers, private companies and the self-insured. We help them to make smarter decisions in relation to a range of occupational disease claims. We continue to handle the high-profile law-making cases in this field.

          Derek Adamson

          • Partner // Head of Occupational Health and Casualty
          Connected Services offers a range of stand-alone consultative services that complement our legal offering in each of our core sectors.
          DWF Claims

          DWF Claims

          DWF Claims is a global claims management business specialising in the management and administration of all classes of commercial lines claims.
          DWF Costs

          DWF Costs

          DWF Costs provides expert direction in relation to all cost matters - from recovery through to negotiation, points of dispute, provisional assessments and detailed assessment hearings.