Posts Tagged ‘Buffalo Air Handling’

Mechanic sues manufacturing companies for asbestos exposure

13 Nov 2018 by under Legal

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Last year, after Donald G. Ream was diagnosed with lung cancer, he sought to hold responsible the companies he believes caused his deadly disease. In October, he and his wife, Joanne Ream, filed a lawsuit in St. Clair County Circuit Court in Illinois against , Buffalo Air Handling, URS Corporation, and several others for negligently exposing him to cancer-causing asbestos as he was working as a mechanic. The Reams claim the companies failed to adequately warn workers or give them instructions about how to safely work with or around -containing products. (more…)


Asbestos lawsuit blames several manufacturers for cancer diagnosis

29 Aug 2018 by under Legal

800px Bauer Elementary ASBESTOS 2 100x100 Asbestos lawsuit blames several manufacturers for cancer diagnosisAn Illinois man is suing several manufacturers for exposing him to the known carcinogen asbestos, which he says contributed to his diagnosis earlier this year.

Benton Street III filed a complaint on July 19 in St. Clair County Circuit Court in Belleville, Illinois, against a long list of asbestos-containing product manufacturers including Buffalo Air Handling and . He claims that the companies knew asbestos was toxic to humans but failed to adequately warn him of the serious risks associated with working around and handling asbestos and asbestos-containing products. (more…)