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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, Diesel Fuel, Railroad, Esophageal Cancer & Marquez is about a BNSF railroad worker (trackman and machine operator) that developed esophageal cancer from possible/alleged benzene, diesel exhaust and other toxic exposures. A brief summary of the Benzene, Diesel Fuel, Railroad, Esophageal Cancer & Marquez scenario follows: Ms. Marquez states that […]

Benzene, Diesel Fuel, Railroad, Esophageal Cancer & Marquez



Benzene, Diesel Fuel, NHL & York is a about BNSF brakeman, conductor, and railroad worker that developed bladder cancer from possible/alleged benzene, diesel fume exhaust exposure. A brief summary of the Benzene, Diesel Fuel, NHL & York scenario follows: Plaintiff filed the instant Action pursuant to the Federal Employers’ Liability […]

Benzene, Diesel Fuel, NHL & York



Benzene, Diesel Fuel, NHL & Phlypo is a about BNSF railroad worker that died from non-hodgkin’s lymphoma from possible/alleged benzene, diesel exhaust exposure. A brief summary of the Benzene, Diesel Fuel, NHL & Phlypo scenario follows: Plaintiff died from exposure to various toxic substances during his 37-year employment with Defendant, […]

Benzene, Diesel Fuel, NHL & Phlypo



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



  A study published on NIH site draws a correlation between multiple myeloma and chemical exposure (e.g., solvents, benzene).  Apparently, the researchers looked at a spectrum of studies, occupations and locations to document the etiology of mulitple myeloma and various jobs.   The study notes, in particular, that “people employed as […]

Multiple Myeloma, Benzene & Occupation Exposure