New Orleans, LA asked in Employment Law for Mississippi

Q: I worked for a company 30 years and was diagnosed with CLL in 2016, doctor said from recent blood work i had it 2 years

Prior, I sure it’s from the chemicals I worked around and the industrial paint we used, Should the company be held liable for this ??

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Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon
  • Madison, MS
  • Licensed in Mississippi

A: There is a very real possibility that the employer could be liable to some extent, as well as the manufacturer of the industrial paint that you used. I would highly encourage you to reach out to an attorney to further discuss. Most lawyers on here, including myself, offer free consultations to see how we can help out. I would advise, however, that you talk to someone sooner rather than later, as there are strict time limits on being able to initiate a lawsuit in matters such as this.

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