Products Which Contain Asbestos

The danger of asbestos is well known and many Americans are under the impression that the substance has been banned and is no longer used in the products they purchase. Unfortunately, asbestos can still be found in plenty of items on the shelves in stores today. The number and variety of products that contain asbestos…

Asbestos Use Continues Even Though the Dangers Are Known

The health risks posed by asbestos exposure have been known for over a century, yet companies still choose to use and produce products containing the deadly substance putting employees and consumers at risk. Contrary to popular belief there is no ban on asbestos in the United States. Early signs of trouble Asbestos use began in…

What Asbestos Can Do To Your Body

Asbestos fibers are tiny and sharp, and your immune system cannot get rid of them. The damage caused by asbestos typically takes 10 to 50 years to manifest symptoms. When symptoms appear, they are often mistaken for the signs of other, less dangerous health problems. Many people are not even aware that they have been…

Environmental & Toxic Tort Lawyers

Toxic Tort A toxic tort is a specific type of personal injury that occurs as a result of the exposure to toxic materials or chemicals. The most common toxic tort cases involve those in which the plaintiff claims to have been exposed to toxic chemicals as a result of their occupation or toxic pharmaceutical drugs.…