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New York State and EPA Point Fingers Over PFOA Contamination Concerns

At the end of August 2016, New York State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker stated in a letter that New York followed federal guidelines when it came to dealing with contamination of Hoosick Falls’ water with toxic perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). The […]

Eric T. Chaffin

Indianapolis Postal Facility Fined Nearly $50,000 for Asbestos Exposure Hazards

West Baden Springs’ postal facility in Indianapolis was recently cited for four repeated violations by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA opened an investigation at the facility on June 3, 2016, after receiving a complaint of alleged safety […]

Laurence Banville

Missouri Talcum Powder Lawsuit Verdict Upheld

Several plaintiffs have already been awarded millions of dollars in compensation and lawsuit numbers are continuing to grow.

Laurence Banville

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filings Increase In Alabama After Favorable Verdict For Plaintiff

TheProductLawyers.com reports on the recent influx of lawsuit inquiries that one law firm is receiving after an Alabama woman was awarded $72 million by a jury.

Roopal Luhana

Toxic PFAS Chemicals in Drinking Water Putting Americans at Risk

There have been many incidences over the past year or so that have raised concerns about toxins in drinking water. First, there was lead in the Flint, Michigan water supply. Then there was the perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) contamination in the […]

Eric T. Chaffin

Illinois Roofing Company Cited 19 Times for Fall Hazard Violations

Barringer Brothers Roofing, headquartered in Belleville, Illinois, was recently cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for failing to provide fall protection for employees at a construction job site in Glen Carbon. This isn’t the first time the […]

Rick Shapiro

Railroad Worker Claims Benzene, Creosote-Coated Rail Ties Caused His Leukemia

An interesting railroad worker cancer lawsuit is currently under way in Illinois. The plaintiff, who began working on tracks and in rail yards during the late 1970s for a company that was later purchased by Union Pacific, is now dying […]

Laurence Banville

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filings Hurt Johnson & Johnson Image

TheProductLawyers.com reports on litigation issues plaguing Johnson & Johnson dealing with their talcum powder products.

Laurence Banville

Canadians File Talcum Powder Class Action Lawsuit As U.S. Cases Continue To Grow

TheProductLawyers.com reports on a recent lawsuit filed by women in Canada related to claims that talcum powder products lead to the development of ovarian cancer.

Laurence Banville

Johnson & Johnson Moves To Dismiss Fraud Claim In Talcum Powder Lawsuit

TheProductLawyers.com reports on a recent effort by Johnson & Johnson to have claims of fraud and conspiracy dismissed.