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Toxicology Expert Discusses False Positive in Employee Drug Test TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a quality control technician who worked at an automotive manufacturing plant. She arrived at work sweating, shaking, and stammering, which aroused suspicions from her supervisor. She was sent to an on-site clinic for a drug test, and sub …

Experts Discuss Occupational Exposure to Toxins in Oil Refinery Workers TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a number of workers who claimed that they were exposed to a number of highly toxic substances during their employment at a large petroleum processing facility. The facility in question was undergoing an extensive modernization refit thro …

Oncology Expert Opines on Radon-Related Lung Cancer TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Oncology Expert Opines on Radon-Related Lung Cancer

This case involves a building inspector who was diagnosed with lung cancer after exposure to toxic levels of radon gases in the buildings in which we worked during his career. The buildings have been declared condemned due to the impermissible and lethal …

Toxicology Experts Opine on Environmental Chemical Contamination TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case takes place in Arkansas and involves a class of plaintiffs who claim that they were exposed to a number of hazardous chemicals through pervasive environmental pollution caused by the degradation of industrial waste in public landfills. The waste  …

Demolition Workers Suffer Mercury Poisoning at Job Site TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Demolition Workers Suffer Mercury Poisoning at Job Site

This case takes place in Texas and involves workers who were involved in the demolition of a decommissioned coal-fired power plant over the course of several months. During the closing phases of the demolition process, several workers began to exhibit sign …

Toxicology Experts Opine on Painkiller Administration TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Toxicology Experts Opine on Painkiller Administration

This case takes place in Virginia and involves a patient who died from an accidental overdose of prescription drugs repeatedly prescribed. The patient presented due to a chronic medical condition which required an ongoing pain management regime. The patien …

Chemical Contamination Produces Poisonous Gas TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Chemical Contamination Produces Poisonous Gas

This case takes place in Indiana and involves the transportation of volatile chemicals to industrial facilities in North America. The plaintiff in this case is a business owner that distributes a particular chemical to hundreds of factories and industrial …

Forklift Operator Dies of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Forklift Operator Dies of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

This case takes place in Wisconsin and involves death from carbon monoxide emissions from a forklift. The decedent was working on a gas powered forklift in a warehouse. He was working in what was described as a confined workspace, with no external ventilat …