Benzene, Leukemia, Conoco & Hall is a case about a woman in Ponca City, Oklahoma that lived near a refinery owned by defendant – Conoco – and later developed acute myelogenous leukemia (“AML”) from alleged benzene exposure. A brief summary of the Benzene, Leukemia, Conoco & Hall case follows: Plaintiff […]

Benzene, Leukemia, Conoco & Hall

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

A recent study was published on NIH site (2.16.2016) outlining the potential problems that may be associated with the BP (British Petroleum) refinery plant flaring disaster in Texas City, Texas and the possible adverse effects of benzene exposure in adults from a prolonged flaring from a refinery. The study reviewed […]

BP Refinery Flaring & Benzene Exposure

Bladder Cancer, Benzene, Murphy Oil & Caire: A case in the United Sates District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana ruled on a motion to remand. The Bladder Cancer, Benzene, Murphy Oil & Caire case is about a man – while employed at the Murphy Oil – that alleges he developed bladder cancer that was caused by […]

Bladder Cancer, Benzene, Murphy Oil & Caire

Multiple Myeloma: Multiple myeloma is a cancer that begins in plasma cells, a type of white blood cell. These cells are part of your immune system, which helps protect the body from germs and other harmful substances. Over a period of time, myeloma cells collect in the bone marrow and […]

Multiple Myeloma