Can you claim compensation in England and wales if you have been diagnosed with pleural plaques?

Depends on whether you have any symptoms. If you have bee told you have fibres on the lining of the lungs but you have no symptoms then the answer is that you cannot claim However, if you are suffering from breathlessness and your treating chest consultants has said that this is likely to be caused by the presence of plaques then yes you will probably be able to claim compensation against your former employers.