Experienced Toxic Exposure Lawyers Fighting Big Corporations for Sick and Dying People
At Gianaris Trial Lawyers, we understand the serious health risks associated with toxic exposures. These exposures can happen at work, in homes, and in neighborhoods. We are dedicated to helping individuals and families who have been affected by toxic exposures fight for their rights and seek justice.
Our experienced toxic exposure lawyers have a deep understanding of the complex laws and regulations related to toxic exposures. We have successfully represented clients in a wide range of toxic exposure cases, including those involving deadly dust, benzene, lead, pesticides, and other hazardous chemicals.
If you or a loved one has been exposed to toxic substances and are experiencing health problems as a result, we can help. We will work with you to investigate your case, gather evidence, and build a strong legal claim. We will also help you navigate the legal process, including filing a lawsuit and negotiating a settlement or going to trial. We have recovered millions for victims and their families.
In addition to seeking compensation for your medical expenses and lost wages, we will also fight for your right to be compensated for your pain and suffering. We understand that toxic exposures can have a serious impact on your quality of life, and we will work tirelessly to help you get the justice you deserve. If a loved one has died from a toxic exposure or cancer caused by a toxic exposure we will fight for your family.
Don’t hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. Our toxic exposure lawyers are here to help you understand your rights and options, and to guide you through the legal process. Together, we can hold those responsible for your toxic exposure accountable and help you get the compensation you need to move forward.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is toxic exposure?
Toxic exposure refers to the harmful exposure to a toxic substance, such as chemicals, pesticides, or pollution. This can happen in various ways, including through inhalation, skin contact, or ingestion.
What are the symptoms of toxic exposure?
Symptoms of toxic exposure can vary depending on the type of toxin and the level of exposure. Common symptoms include headaches, dizziness, respiratory problems, skin irritation, and nausea. In severe cases, toxic exposure can lead to organ damage or even death.
Can toxic exposures cause cancer?
Yes, toxic exposures can and do cause cancer, sometimes years after the exposure. For example, deadly dust causes many types of cancer, chemical exposures cause blood cancer, and diesel exhaust exposure causes lung, blood and organ cancer. We investigate your exposure and our medical experts determine the cause of your cancer.
What if the toxic exposure was years ago?
Toxic exposures years ago can cause injuries even decades later. Cancer often takes years to develop after a toxic exposure. An experienced toxic exposure lawyer’s team can investigate even decades old exposures.
What should I do if I suspect toxic exposure?
If you suspect that you have been exposed to a toxic substance, it is important to seek medical attention immediately. If the exposure was recent stay away from the toxic substance and have it removed by an abatement professional. If you are sick from a toxic exposure, call our experienced toxic exposure lawyers that can help you navigate sampling the substance and having it tested.
How can I protect myself from toxic exposure in the workplace?
To protect yourself from toxic exposure in the workplace, it is important to be aware of the potential hazards in your workplace and to follow proper safety protocols. Ask for and read Material Safety Data Sheets. This may include wearing personal protective equipment, such as gloves and respirators, and following proper handling and disposal procedures for toxic substances. It is also important to report any suspicious or unusual symptoms to your employer or supervisor. In our 25+ years of experience, we have found that many employers do not protect their workers. You must be proactive and protect yourself. If you fear retaliation by your employer, contact us. We will help you take the appropriate steps to report and document these workplace exposures and protect you.
Can toxic exposure cause long-term health effects?
Yes, toxic exposure can cause long-term health effects, depending on the substance and the level of exposure. Some toxins can cause chronic conditions. Even small exposures can cause cancer or neurological disorders. Even if a cancer diagnosis was years ago, recently discovering that it was wrongfully caused is an important fact. It is also important to seek medical attention immediately if you suspect present toxic exposures and to follow up with a healthcare professional to monitor for any long-term effects.
Who is responsible for toxic exposure?
Employers, railroads, chemical companies, big corporations, and polluters are responsible. An experienced toxic exposure lawyer can help determine who is liable in a specific case and help you win the compensation you deserve.