Because benzene comes from petroleum, benzene is often found in oil-based paints, various degreasers, thinners, solvents, and fuels. Read more
A Louisiana jury has returned a $13.6 million verdict against Williams Cos. Inc. in a lawsuit brought by four contractors injured in a deadly June 2013 explosion. Read more
Patients undergoing chemotherapy with Taxotere were not warned they could potentially experience permanent hair loss. Read more
Three workers were killed on Oct. 8 in a pipeline explosion in Louisiana’s Terrebonne Parish. Read more
A trucking company based in Louisiana has been cited by federal workplace safety officials for exposing workers to various safety and health hazards. Proposed penalties total $156,800. Trans... Read more
Several business owners have filed a motion in the Eastern District of Louisiana arguing that a recent policy issued by Claims Administrator Patrick Juneau effectively destroys their claims... Read more
As we have stated above another Takata airbag-related death has been reported. This one was in Louisiana. A young woman bled to death after a Takata Corp. air bag in her Honda Motor Co. Ltd.... Read more
Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has rejected BP’s appeal, the class settlement is final. The Claims Center has now started processing business claims again under the new matching rules set o... Read more
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has proposed fines of $99,000 against Williams Olefins for a June explosion at its plant in Geismar, La., that killed two worker... Read more
Actos lawsuits filed on behalf of patients who developed bladder cancer linked to use of the Type 2 diabetes drug continue to move forward in a multi-district litigation (MDL) underway in th... Read more
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