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Former welder files asbestos-related lawsuit in St. Clair

David Hutton Apr. 18, 2017, 8:42am

BELLEVILLE — A man who worked for years as a welder has filed a lawsuit against dozens of companies alleging their negligence led to his contact with asbestos that ultimately was responsible for the lung cancer diagnosis he received.

Couple sues slew of companies for asbestos-containing materials after husband develops cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 12, 2017, 7:09am

BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing Air & Liquid Systems Corp., Aurora Pump Co., CBS Corp., Crown Cork & Seal Co. Inc., Flowserve Corp., FMC Corp. and others, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries for manufacturing products containing asbestos.

Couple names 51 defendants in asbestos exposure case

Dee Thompson Mar. 18, 2017, 10:31am

BELLEVILLE — A man has filed suit claiming products containing asbestos caused his mesothelioma, and his wife is claiming she was exposed to asbestos fibers on her husband’s clothes. Both allege that multiple defendants are liable for the damages and that they conspired to withhold information about the dangers of asbestos exposure.

Estate administrator sues manufacturers of asbestos products for alleged negligence

Michael Abella Oct. 21, 2016, 7:32am

BELLEVILLE — An estate administrator has filed suit against dozens of businesses who manufacture or work with products containing asbestos for alleged intentional infliction of emotional distress and negligence.

Flint Law adds lawyers to expand asbestos practice

Mike Helenthal Sep. 16, 2016, 7:44am

Flint Law Firm LLC recently announced the addition of two asbestos litigators and a new associate, stating the additions signal “new growth in all areas of the firm.”

More than 300 Madison County asbestos cases set for trial this week settle

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 12, 2015, 10:37am

Each of the 316 asbestos cases set for trial this week in Madison County have settled.