Well folks, this is why you see tons of news about Mesothelioma lawsuits all over the news.
"A total of 7,013 deaths from mesothelioma -- 5,244 men and 1,769 women -- have been recorded since 1995 when the statistics were first tallied."
The amount of deaths from this cancer have doubled. And some people wonder why the sufferers of this disease are asking for large amounts of compensation.
ANyways, check out "Asbestos linked mesothelioma deaths double" on Yahoo.