If your condition is caused by work that you do or have done, you could be entitled to compensation.
Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB)
You might get IIDB if you’re ill or disabled as a result of a disease caused by your work.
You must have done certain types of work to be eligible. The amount you can get depends on how serious your disability is. But you can’t claim if you were self-employed.
Detailed information about compensation if you’ve been diagnosed with an asbestos-related condition is in our:
Benefits and support for carers
If you're caring for someone living with a lung condition, you might be entitled to financial support. Find out what's available and who might qualify.