Shelby, SeaRiver, Benzene & Kidney Cancer: A recent case in the Court of Appeals of California, First District, Division Three ruled on a recent appeal from the final judgment after the jury awarded plaintiff.
The Shelby, SeaRiver, Benzene & Kidney Cancer case documents what many people (deck officers, mates, able bodied seaman) may face today that may have worked in or around the petroleum industry, chemical industry and the petrochemical industry (on oil rigs, oil platforms, boats, ships, oil tankers, tankers and vessels) and been exposed to Benzene – leukemia, kidney cancer or air borne chemical exposure. The court ruled: we affirm the judgment.
A brief summary of the facts include:
- Mack Shelby $8 million in damages for harm sustained from exposure to petroleum products containing benzene and other hydrocarbons while employed as an able-bodied seaman by defendant SeaRiver Maritime Inc., formerly named Exxon Shipping Company (SeaRiver).
- For more on this case, please follow this link: Shelby, SeaRiver, Benzene & Kidney Cancer
For more on benzene exposure, please follow this link: Benzene, Leukemia & Cancer.
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