Many products that provide us with the everyday amenities we enjoy contain dangerous substances. Some chemicals can cause grave illnesses and even fatalities for people exposed to slight levels over a long period, or high levels over a short period. Dangerous substances can be found in chemicals you are exposed to at work and pollutants in your home.
You consider your home your sanctuary, and it may be shocking to learn that some commonplace items may actually make being in your home more dangerous than being outside:
Chemical exposures in industrial and office settings can have devastating health effects, and lawsuits for victims’ damages have become more prevalent in recent years. For example:
Chemical exposure lawsuits are very challenging and, in many cases, such as those involving products you choose to purchase, recovery is often not possible. However, for chemicals in home-building materials and workplace exposures, you may have a good chance of obtaining compensation for your illness.