Category: Toxic Chemical Exposure

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Causes of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Recent studies indicate that a potential cause of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma is workplace exposure to toxic chemicals. Unfortunately, non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a life-threatening disease that requires extensive medical testing and treatment.

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Symptoms of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

The incidence of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma is rising in the United States, and no one knows why. However, numerous studies have found higher rates of this cancer associated with workplace exposure to cancer-causing chemicals, include benzene, polychlorinated biphenyl, pesticides, dyes, and...

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Texas Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Lawyer

Workplace exposure to toxic chemicals has been associated with higher rates of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. More than 70,000 Americans are diagnosed with this life-threatening blood cancer every year, and many cases are caused by toxic chemicals in the workplace.

DuPont Asks to Centralize C8 Water Contamination Lawsuits

January 22, 2013 -- The chemical company DuPont has filed a motion to centralize a growing number of lawsuits stemming from C8 water contamination. DuPont has asked the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) to transfer the actions into one...

$10M Lawsuit Filed for Paulsboro Train Derailment Chemical Spill

December 10, 2012 -- A mother from Paulsboro, New Jersey has filed a lawsuit against Conrail, Norfolk Southern Railway Company, and CSX Transportation after a train derailment spilled the toxic chemical vinyl chloride into the air and water. Hundreds of...

Carbon Monoxide Leak Injures Dozens in Elementary School

December 4, 2012 -- A carbon monoxide leak at Finch Elementary School in Atlanta has sickened at least 42 children and seven adults. The school lacked carbon monoxide detectors, and the leak was discovered when four children became ill. Firefighters...

Train Wreck Leaks Toxic Chemical, Sickens Dozens

November 30, 2012 -- NJ.com is reporting that a freight train derailed on a collapsed bridge at about 7 a.m. in Paulsboro, New Jersey. At least 3 cars are leaking chemicals into the air and waterways, including highly toxic vinyl...

Most American Couches Contain Toxic Flame Retardants

November 30, 2012 --According to a study published by researchers from Duke University, the majority of couches in American households contain potentially toxic flame retardants. Foam inside couches can become airborne house dust, with possible health risks if it is...

Ohio C8 Lawyer

Many decades ago, the toxic chemical C8 contaminated drinking water in the Mid-Ohio Valley. If you drank water contaminated with C8 for at least one year, you may be eligible to file a personal injury lawsuit against DuPont if you...

West Virginia C8 Toxic Chemical Lawyer

The toxic chemical C8 contaminated drinking water in several water districts in West Virginia. If you lived in West Virginia and drank the water for at least one year prior to December 3, 2004, you may have been exposed. You...