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Benzene, AML, McDermott & Technip is a case about a Louisiana jack up rig worker that alleges that his acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) was caused by his exposure to hazardous crude oil and other chemicals (containing benzene) while working in the Gulf of Mexico. Benzene, AML, McDermott & Technip: A […]

Benzene, AML, McDermott & Technip





Benzene, Bladder Cancer, Seacor & Seaman: A case in the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit ruled on an appeal of the district court’s summary judgment. The Benzene, Bladder Cancer, Seacor & Seaman case is about a ship captain aboard an oil tanker (e.g. benzene) that was allegedly exposed to a host of toxic […]

Benzene, Bladder Cancer, Seacor & Seaman



Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Benzene, KBR, & Clark: A case in the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, ruled on an appeal of a judgment. The Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Benzene, KBR, & Clark case documents what many people may face today that is considered a seaman under the Jones Act and […]

Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Benzene, KBR, & Clark



Lymphoma, Benzene, Chevron & Gabriles: A case in the United States District Court, W.D. Louisiana, Lafayette Division ruled on a motion to dismiss. The Lymphoma, Benzene, Chevron & Gabriles case documents what many people may face today that may have worked in the petroleum industry and the petrochemical industry and […]

Lymphoma, Benzene, Chevron & Gabriles



Scott, Cenac, Benzene, Aplastic Anemia: A recent case in the United States District Court, E.D. Louisiana ruled on a motion for summary judgment. The Scott, Cenac, Benzene, Aplastic Anemia case documents what many people may face today that may have worked in the petroleum industry, the petrochemical industry, the steel industry, the […]

Scott, Cenac, Benzene, Aplastic Anemia