Hazardous Substance Claims
Injuries caused by hazardous substances or materials may happen through isolated incidents (such as a spillage or leak), or over a long period of time, in case of prolonged exposure to fumes, dust or chemicals at work.
Effects of Exposure to Harmful Substances
The effects of exposure to hazardous substances range from a simple mild eye irritations to chronic lung disease or even death. The most common injuries resulting from hazardous substances accidents include: