Toxic substances can cause serious injuries that may even lead to fatality. The medical costs and emotional devastation that are experienced after exposure to a toxic substance may be immense. Long-term and life-threatening diseases may develop as a result of toxic exposure, so it is important to seek the assistance of a professional Philadelphia toxic substance attorney.
Toxic Substances in the Workplace
Injuries can occur from carbon monoxide, chemicals, toxic mold, lead paint, asbestos, and a whole array of other toxic substances. Most often, industrial workers are at a greater risk for exposure to toxic substances. Workers are exposed to a higher level and frequency of highly toxic chemicals. Because of this, industry workers are at risk for developing diseases and medical conditions as a result of toxic substances.
Toxic Substances in the Home
The home has also become a place in which serious medical conditions can develop due to toxic exposure. Toxic substances in construction materials and exposure to mold and pesticides have been known to cause serious illnesses in the home.
Seeking Help with a Toxic Substance Tort
The Philadelphia toxic tort attorneys of Messa & Associates have successfully represented clients resulting in millions of dollars of compensation for injuries caused by all of these and other toxins:
$3.75 Million settlement in a toxic tort case.
$750,000 recovery for brain cancer caused from chemical exposure.
- D’Annunzio v. Drapikowski, et al.
$450,000 verdict in a toxic mold case in Montgomery County.
The highly experienced Philadelphia personal injury attorneys at Messa & Associates are available to review your toxic substance case free of charge.