Farmers, groundskeepers, agricultural workers, and others exposed to the herbicide paraquat who are suffering from Parkinson’s disease or are under a doctor’s care for symptoms of Parkinson’s may have grounds to file a lawsuit.
Philips has recalled millions of units of its continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), bi-level positive airway pressure (BiPAP), and mechanical ventilator devices because of possible carcinogenic and toxic effects of a foam used in the devices.
Chlorpyrifos is an insecticide that attacks insects’ nervous systems. Research has shown that humans exposed to chlorpyrifos experience adverse effects. Very young children, babies, and fetuses are particularly susceptible to harm when exposed to chlorpyrifos.
Many baby food products, including some organic baby foods, have been found to contain high levels of toxic heavy metals. Parents of children fed with those products who have developed neurodevelopmental problems are filing baby food lawsuits.
Studies indicate that feeding Enfamil and Similac baby formulas and fortifiers to premature infants may cause them to develop necrotizing enterocolitis, a serious, potentially deadly, digestive condition.