Posts Tagged ‘jury verdict’

Jury awards $8.8 million in Bell Helicopter asbestos exposure case

31 Mar 2017 by under Legal

445px Altan 100x100 Jury awards $8.8 million in Bell Helicopter asbestos exposure caseA jury in award $8.8 million to the family of a Bell Helicopter employee who died from , a deadly cancer that can affect the lining of the heart, lungs or abdomen and is caused by exposure to asbestos. Asbestos was once used in many manufacturing and construction products for its heat resistance and flexibility before it was found to be a human carcinogen. (more…)


New York asbestos victims receive record judgment in jury verdict

30 Jul 2013 by under Events, Legal, News

Gavel Scales of Justice American flag square 100x100 New York asbestos victims receive record judgment in jury verdictA Manhattan Supreme Court jury awarded $190 million to five Plaintiffs who contracted the deadly cancer, , after being exposed to asbestos in their workplaces. Sadly, only two of the five victims lived to see the judgment, the largest of its kind in City. (more…)