It has been debated if talcum powder or baby powder contains asbestos, which causes Mesothelioma. However, on July 9, Colgate-Palmolive Co. reached a settlement with a man who accused the company of their talcum powder causing his mesothelioma lung cancer. We believe that the debate will continue, but this confidential settlement shows that injured individuals and families may have some recourse for their baby powder induced mesothelioma injuries.
Splish Splash Gentle Baby Wash has been recalled by its manufacturer due to the potential presence of the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa. This bacterial contamination could put very young children at risk of becoming very ill.
A number of men have reported severe allergic reactions and burns after using Just For Men hair dye. If you or a loved one has experienced any serious side effects after using Just For Men, you may want to consider speaking with one of the lawyers here at Johnson // Becker. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a Just For Men lawsuit.
A popular cleansing product used in hospitals to bathe patients who have had recent surgical procedures or who are unable to bathe themselves has been linked to a Nationwide outbreak of bacterial infections.
A rapid increase of pressure cooker lawsuits have been filed against multiple manufacturers of pressure cookers due to explosions, resulting in severe burns and injuries to the user. In addition, numerous recalls have been ordered across the country for ambiguous assembly instructions and faulty production.
Earlier this month, a New Jersey state jury slammed pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson with a $37 million compensatory damages judgement for contributing to the development of mesothelioma in a man who had been exposed to talcum powder products manufactured by the company.