Toxic exposure cases help empower employees to fight for their right to be protected, satisfactorily informed, and to stay safe. They also bring awareness to challenge and elevate the expectations of companies who are not serving their employees justly.
If you have suffered from a toxic exposure injury at the workplace, your employer may be liable for failing to protect you or warn you of the potential dangers of the job. Contact an attorney to review your unique case.
Exposure to xylene and other chemicals may lead to serious respiratory, skin and eye injuries. Xylene may also be a cancer-causing agent
Those most at risk are employees handling solvents and toxic solutions that contain xylene. Long term injury may be seen in those working with paints, cleaning products, automotive products, sealants, and pesticides.
The Lyon Firm is experienced in filing toxic workplace exposure for workers nationwide who have developed illnesses or diseases following dangerous toxin exposure.
The Lyon Firm passionately advocates for injured individuals and families against companies following toxic exposure injury due to an unsafe work environment.
(Hamilton County, Ohio): Confidential Settlement. Lead Counsel in a case that involved secondary lead exposure to two children. Their father worked at a local recycling plant that routinely recycled computer equipment. The company violated numerous OSHA regulations related to providing safety equipment and clothing to prevent lead particles from being transferred home. As a result, the Plaintiffs father transferred lead dust to his children who then suffered lead poisoning. The case was covered extensively by the Cincinnati news media and referenced in peer-reviewed medical literature. The settlement will provide educational needs to the children who suffered neurological injuries due the exposure.