pipefitter


A pipefitter is a tradesperson who installs, assembles, fabricates, maintains and repairs mechanical piping systems. Pipefitters usually begin as helpers or apprentices. Journeyman pipefitters deal with industrial/commercial/marine piping and heating/cooling systems. For more on pipefitters, please follow this link – pipefitters. For more case site links to pipefitters, please follow […]

Pipefitter



Benzene, Acute Myelogenous Leukemia & Shell is a case about a pipefitter that worked for Shell and Lou-Con in Louisiana and alleged that his acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) was caused by his exposure to benzene from the defendants products. A brief summary of the case follows: Plaintiffs allege Washington was […]

Benzene, Acute Myelogenous Leukemia & Shell



Benzene, Acute Myeloid Leukemia & Shell is a case about a pipefitter that worked for Shell and Lou-Con in Louisiana and alleged that his acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) was caused by his exposure to benzene from the defendants products. A brief summary of the case follows: Plaintiffs allege Washington was […]

Benzene, Acute Myeloid Leukemia & Shell



The Benzene, Rust-Oleum, Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia & Milward case is about a pipefitter and refrigerator technician that used Rust-Oleum products and paints and alleges that the Rust-Oleum and paints contained benzene which later caused his acute promyelocytic leukemia.  The case was appealed based on a summary judgment with regard to […]

Benzene, Rust-Oleum, Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia & Milward



A recent study was published on NIH site (Toxicology and Journal Health – Sage Journal) outlining the four U.S. ExxonMobil refineries and the potential assessment of benzene exposure (air exposure) and the jobs or tasks performed by personnel at the refineries. The study reviewed data from four U.S. ExxonMobil refineries: […]

Refinery Jobs and Benzene Exposure



Benzene, Ford, Myelodysplastic Syndrome & Brumleve: A case in the United States District Court, S.D. Illinois ruled on a motion to remand. The Benzene, Ford, Myelodysplastic Syndrome & Brumleve case is about a man employed in various locations as an oil burner serviceman, a pipefitter, a maintenance man, and equipment repairman at various locations […]

Benzene, Ford, Myelodysplastic Syndrome & Brumleve



The Smith, Benjamin Moore, Benzene & Leukemia case is about a pipefitter, insulator, and painter that alleged that his Acute Myeloid Leukemia (“AML”) was caused by exposure to benzene-containing “lubricants, cleaners, paints, paint thinners, paint strippers, solvents and chemicals while employed by Valero Energy Corporation and Texaco. A brief summary of the Smith, […]

Smith, Benjamin Moore, Benzene & Leukemia