Gianaris Trial Lawyers is a legal powerhouse when it comes to representing victims of toxic chemical exposure, including mercury poisoning. We specialize in holding large corporations accountable for their negligence and fighting for the rights of those who have been unknowingly exposed to harmful substances.
What is Mercury?
Mercury is a naturally occurring element that is found in air, water, and soil. It exists in several forms:
- Elemental or metallic mercury.
- Inorganic mercury compounds.
- Methylmercury and other organic compounds.
Exposure to mercury – especially in its toxic forms – can have severe health and environmental effects.
Where You Could Be Exposed?
Mercury poisoning can occur in various environments and through different products. Instances include:
- Workplace settings such as manufacturing plants, dental offices, and hospitals where mercury is used.
- Household items like thermometers, fluorescent light bulbs, and certain types of batteries.
- Old paints, fungicides, and some skin-lightening creams or antiseptic creams.
What are the Side-effects of Mercury Poisoning?
Mercury poisoning can lead to numerous health concerns based on the type, dose, the way the person is exposed, and the duration of exposure. Some potential health complications include:
- Issues with the nervous, digestive, and immune systems.
- Lung damage.
- Kidney malfunction.
- Insomnia and memory loss.
- Skin and eye irritation.
Examples of Lawsuits Due to Mercury Poisoning
There are several past instances where Gianaris Trial Lawyers have successfully litigated cases involving mercury poisoning. These cases often involve employees unknowingly exposed to mercury at work or consumers who have experienced mercury exposure due to tainted products.
How Gianaris Trial Lawyers Can Help?
If you’ve suffered from mercury exposure, remember, you’re not alone. Gianaris Trial Lawyers are here to help. We provide free consultation and comprehensive legal counsel to help victims understand their rights and possible courses of action. To learn more about mercury poisoning visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.
If you or a loved one has been exposed, don’t hesitate to seek legal assistance. Contact Gianaris Trial Lawyers today to discuss your potential mercury poisoning case.