Injury Claims for Benzene Exposure
Benzene is a chemical product that is known to cause cancer in individuals who have been exposed, and its widespread use results in a large number of victims developing serious health problems. It is a colorless and highly flammable liquid, derived from crude oil and used in a variety of industrial contexts as well as being used as an additive in gasoline. Individuals who come into contact with benzene, whether through breathing it in the air or in drinking water, are known to develop leukemia and other illnesses, and many cases of fatality have been recorded. Even a small concentration can cause severe harm, such as anemia, infections or damage to the lungs, liver, kidney and brain injuries.
Benzene exposure occurs in a wide variety of circumstances, and if you believe that you may have a personal injury claim as a result, you should speak with a lawyer who can advise you of your rights. Whether you were made by your employer to work in a contaminated environment or to use benzene products in an unsafe manner, you may be able to recover damages. Premises liability might come into play depending on where you received your contact with this dangerous chemical. The most important thing you can do right now is to contact an attorney who can help you build your case.
Amaro Law Firm can help you when you need to take legal action over benzene exposure. We know how difficult it can be to confront filing a lawsuit when you are suffering illness or physical injury, but it is vital to ensure that you receive monetary damages and compensation for the significant costs of medical care and lost wages. We are tenacious and thorough in our approach to every case we represent, and we will treat you with respect and care because compassion matters when seeking a settlement.