What is a Toxic Tort?
Exposure to heavy metals, carcinogens, and toxic chemicals can create significant short and long-term health problems, even death. Employers, apartment owners, and retailers who expose people to toxic materials can be held liable for injuries that occur as a result. The Minnesota toxic tort lawyers at the law office of GoldenbergLaw, PLLC, our attorneys work with lab specialists, medical experts, and toxicologists in investigating the causes of our clients’ injuries and health problems.
In cases involving industrial accidents or long-term exposure to heavy metals and carcinogens, we work with investigators and safety experts in determining how exposure happened and why it should have been prevented.
If you have suffered serious injury or health problems due to exposure to toxic materials, contact the Minnesota toxic tort lawyers at GoldenbergLaw, PLLC today and schedule a free consultation to learn how we can help you.
Kinds of Toxic Exposure
The law office of GoldenbergLaw, PLLC represents clients in toxic exposure cases involving the following:
- Heavy metal poisoning, including lead, mercury and arsenic
- Exposure to carcinogens, such as benzene and asbestos
- Toxic fumes
- Chemical exposure due to spill
The Healthcare Costs of Toxic Exposure
Heavy metal poisoning can lead to a number of chronic health problems, including neuropathy, cognitive impairment, and fatigue. If untreated or treated too late, the effects of heavy metal poisoning can lead to disability and the need for permanent care. In the case of exposure to carcinogens like asbestos and benzene, various cancers of the blood, lungs, and organ tissue have been noted and established.
Working with medical economists and life care planners, our attorneys present cost projections based on known health care costs associated with these and other conditions. We demand compensation for lost wages, lost earnings, and diminished quality of life as well.
Contact the Minnesota Toxic Tort Lawyers at GoldenbergLaw, PLLC
If you’re health has been negatively impacted due to exposure to toxic chemicals, heavy metals, or pesticides, contact the Minnesota toxic tort attorneys at GoldenbergLaw, PLLC today and schedule a free consultation to discuss your case.