SS Annie Oakley Areas With Asbestos Exposure

The SS Annie Oakley was a Liberty Ship built during World War II and operated since its launch in September 1943 until it was torpedoed by a German submarine and lost in the English Channel in 1945.

Navy veterans who have had prolonged exposure to asbestos need to be concerned with the potential long-term effects that this dangerous mineral will have on their health. One of the more common ailments that impact many of these veterans is asbestosis, which can cause shortness of breath or coughing, and this condition can result in significant damage to the lungs. If you or a loved one is suffering symptoms that you feel may be connected to being exposed to asbestos, you may be entitled to compensation.

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