Practices

Cases Investigated

Beasley Allen is currently investigating the following cases involving property damage as a result of environmental pollution. Our attorneys would like to investigate any claims of loss that may be the result of environmental pollution.

Petrochemical workers’ benzene exposure risk likely higher after Hurricane Harvey

October 16, 2017 - In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, petroleum industry workers face increased risk of being exposed to the carcinogen benzene. Read More


Lung-related awareness days highlight environmental and occupational toxic exposure issues

October 9, 2017 - Unfortunately, our lungs carry a heavy burden when it comes to toxic exposure – often carrying the brunt of the issues it causes. Read More


Petrochemical industry hiding benzene related cancer risks

July 28, 2017 - The National Center for Biotechnology Information explains that benzene weakens the production of healthy blood components while producing abnormal ones. Read More


Jury establishes link between cancer and creosote, awards former railroad worker

July 21, 2017 - For the first time publicly the jury established a link between the plaintiff's cancer and his exposure to creosote, a chemical containing benzene. Read More


Benzene exposure increases worker risk for cancer including AML

July 14, 2017 - Railroad workers, automobile mechanics and petroleum refining and extraction workers are just a few occupations that have a high risk of benzene exposure. Read More


RoundUp weed killer may pose danger

July 10, 2017 - Every year over 200 million pounds of herbicide Round Up is sprayed on crops across the United States. Beasley Allen’s John Tomlinson discusses the dangers of Monsanto’s Round Up, the... Read More


Workplace benzene exposure linked to cancer

July 7, 2017 - Certain occupations are at a higher risk of on-the-job benzene exposure including railroad workers, automobile mechanics and petroleum refining and extraction workers. Read More


BP Oil Spill discussed by Beasley Allen attorney Parker Miller

July 5, 2017 - The biggest oil disaster in U.S. history, the BP Oil Spill released nearly a million gallons of diesel fuel into the Gulf of Mexico’s waters, and threatened the livelihoods of commercial... Read More


PFC contamination public health advisory validates Centre lawsuit

May 25, 2017 - This week, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) issued a public health advisory for the Town of Centre Water Works and Sewer Board for perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) levels in... Read More


Water Works and Sewer Board of Town of Centre files PFC contamination lawsuit

May 15, 2017 - Water Works and Sewer Board of Town of Centre files suit against textile manufacturers for alleged role in water pollution, higher than acceptable levels of PFOS and PFOA contaminants. Read More


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