ASBESTOS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health ASBESTOS Expert Case

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health

…  health issues arose from the mining of talc that contained asbestos, with numerous workers contracting cancer and respiratory issues after …  that talc is naturally mined in conjunction with asbestos, and whether asbestos runs through talc …

Construction Workers Develop Mesothelioma from Asbestos Exposure ASBESTOS Expert Case

…  years, they were exposed to dangerous concentrations of asbestos during multiple demolition projects. The men were repeatedly exposed to products containing asbestos, including drywall products, roofing, and insulation, that produced …

Industrial hygiene & mold expert witness advises on workplace asbestos claim ASBESTOS Expert Case

…  opine on a case involving a man’s claim that workplace asbestos traveled home on his clothing and harmed his family. The plaintiff …  materials in valves and pumps created a risk of developing asbestos-related disease to himself, bystanders and family members, including …

Ship Worker Gets Mesothelioma From Using Asbestos Rope ASBESTOS Expert Case

Ship Worker Gets Mesothelioma From Using Asbestos Rope

…  packing in the valves. Both of these jobs created lots of asbestos dust. The worker did not know about asbestos but noticed that the rope was “dry, white and powdery.” When the …

Property Owner Improperly Removes Asbestos ASBESTOS Expert Case

Property Owner Improperly Removes Asbestos

…  working, insulation from the heating pipes that contained asbestos was removed. The contractor was not a licensed asbestos contractor. The contractor did not notify the state Department of …

Nuclear Submarine Machinist Gets Mesothelioma From Asbestos Exposure ASBESTOS Expert Case

…  job also involved working with gaskets that were made of asbestos. The machinist regularly had to remove old gaskets and this process caused asbestos dust to enter the air. The machinist later developed T-Cell Lymphoma …

Children Exposed to Asbestos After School Improperly Removes Hazardous Material ASBESTOS Expert Case

…  material actually was the residue of debris from discarded asbestos insulation. The previous evening, the janitorial staff had removed hot …  from an underground tunnel at the school, including the asbestos insulation. As the janitorial staff removed the asbestos, it spread …