During the 1990s, there was a boom in the manufacturing of silicon computer chips in the Austin area. Companies manufactured these chips in clean rooms that involved the use of glycol ethers and other noxious chemicals. Workers in these clean rooms were exposed to the fumes of the glycol ethers. These then caused a wide range of injuries to the workers and birth defects in their children.
Our Austin personal injury lawyer represents injured Texans, including workers, children and their families. Since 1978, our personal injury law firm has provided professional and aggressive legal representation to those who need it. Schedule a free consultation with our firm. We will then let you know if you have a legitimate chance of receiving a verdict or settlement in your favor.
Effects of Clean Room Chemicals
Glycol ethers are commonly used as cleaning compounds and manufacturing solvents. Common effects of exposure to these toxic chemicals include:
Damage to testes
The Environmental Protection Agency states that long-term exposure to glycol ethers could result in severe neurological effects.
Birth Defects Are Lifelong Injuries
Many of these birth defects will have a tragic impact on the life of the child. Birth injuries associated with glycol ethers include:
At The Law Offices of Aaron Allison, our Austin injury lawyer helps individuals and families harmed by exposure to glycol ethers and other industrial chemicals.
Our law firm focuses on helping people who suffered a work injury. Moreover, we know that these issues can have an effect not just on the life of an exposed worker but also on the next generation as well. We have a deep understanding of the law as it applies to toxic exposure cases. We then use that knowledge to help our clients recover compensation from the legacy of these chemicals. Our law firm will explore various options for recovering funds. This may include helping you fill out a workers compensation form or pursuing a personal injury lawsuit if need be. No matter what your situation is, we will use the full measure of our experience to obtain compensation you need.
Professional and Aggressive Representation When You Need It
Have you a loved one or your child been affected by exposure to glycol ethers or other toxic chemicals in the workplace? Let our experienced law firm investigate the circumstances of your situation and the chemicals. If you would like a free consultation, then please contact our Austin injury attorney online or at (512) 474-8346.
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