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Benzene, BNSF, Collins and Cancer is about BNSF employee that worked as brakeman, conductor, and engineer from 1997 to 2011 that alleges he was “exposed to various toxic substances and carcinogens including but not limited to chemicals, solvents, diesel/exhaust, benzene, heavy metals, creosote, manganese and rock/mineral dust and fibers.” A […]

Benzene, BNSF, Collins and Cancer



Benzene, Gasoline Vapors, Motiva & Johnson is about two former employees of the Camellia Grill restaurant in New Orleans, who alleged that they suffered adverse health effects from exposure to gasoline vapors originating from a nearby Shell gasoline station. A brief summary of the Benzene, Gasoline Vapors, Motiva & Johnson […]

Benzene, Gasoline Vapors, Motiva & Johnson



Cancer, Liquid Wrench & Shell is a case about a technician working on Shell vessels (in Louisiana) that alleges his kidney cancer was a result of benzene exposure from various products. Cancer, Liquid Wrench & Shell: A case in the United States District Court, E.D. Louisiana, ruled on a motion […]

Kidney Cancer, Liquid Wrench & Shell



The Benzene, Cancer, Ametek & California case documents what many people may face today that may lived around or near storage tanks or waste storage (e.g., dumping of toxic waste into a temporary waste storage tank (or “sump”) on property on Greenfield Drive in El Cajon, California) and other areas and […]

Benzene, Cancer, Ametek & California





Molina, Shell Oil, Benzene & Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma: A case in the Court of Appeals California, Second District, Division 8, ruled on an appeal from a jury verdict. The Molina, Shell Oil, Benzene & Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma case documents what many people may face today that may have worked in or around the […]

Molina, Shell Oil, Benzene & Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma



Haskins, Kern County, Benzene & Prostate Cancer: A recent case in the Court of Appeals of California, Fifth District, ruled on an appeal to a writ of administrative mandamus. The Haskins, Kern County, Benzene & Prostate Cancer case documents what many people may face today that may have worked in or […]

Haskins, Kern County, Benzene & Prostate Cancer



Recently, the environmental protection agency (EPA) released a statement on the update to benzene refinery emissions.  More specifically, the updated air pollution standards are designed to help control toxic air emissions from petroleum refineries. The new standards deal with exposure to toxic air pollutants, such as benzene and implement a […]

Benzene Refinery Emissions



Benzene, Offshore Oil Rig, Cancer:  A recent article published in the British Journal of Cancer examined the risk for offshore oil rig workers developing cancer from benzene exposure.  The article focused on men reporting offshore work between 1965 and 1999 and the incidence of lymphohaematopoietic (LH) cancer. The Benzene, Offshore Oil Rig, […]

Benzene, Offshore Oil Rig, Cancer



Abrahamsen, ConocoPhillips, Benzene & Leukemia: A recent case in the Superior Court of Delaware, New Castle County ruled on a motion to dismiss. The Abrahamsen, ConocoPhillips, Benzene & Leukemia case documents what many oil industry workers may face today that have worked on oil platform rigs or petrochemical plants and […]

Abrahamsen, ConocoPhillips, Benzene & Leukemia