Coal tar is riddled with toxic pollutants, including the carcinogenic chemical benzene. Read more
Benzene is a known carcinogen, which has the potential to damage the immune system and stop the production of red blood cells, leading to anemia. Read more
We have previously reported that prolonged exposure to benzene is a risk factor for the development of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). Read more
Other types of cancer are also positively associated with exposure to benzene. Read more
Benzene is a sweet-smelling, flammable chemical that evaporates quickly. Read more
Severe lung disease in the workplace relates to a number of dreadful and debilitating lung diseases that arise due to chemical, vapor, dust, metal, mold or other hazardous substance exposure... Read more
U.S. Steel Corp. reached a settlement agreement recently with a former automotive mechanic and hobbyist who said that his work with benzene-containing products, including Liquid Wrench, caus... Read more
On Feb. 24, 2016, a Jury in Philadelphia County Court, Penn., found that a Defendant corporation’s benzene was defective and that the Plaintiff’s exposure to the benzene materially contribut... Read more
Our law firm filed a wrongful death lawsuit recently in Colbert County, Ala., on behalf of the wife and the estate of her late husband who died of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), a deadly canc... Read more
The jury awarded Mr. Hood $6.7 million in compensatory damages and $1.5 million in punitive damages against DuPont for failing to warn about the dangers of benzene in its products. Read more
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