Illinois Environmental and Toxic Exposures Class Action Attorneys

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Environmental and toxic exposure cases are almost always brought as class action lawsuits. These cases are essentially personal injury lawsuits involving exposure to an environmental hazard. Unlike other personal injury cases like slip and fall accidents in which a single person is hurt, environmental hazard cases rarely affect just one person. Typically there are hundreds or even thousands of people exposed to the same hazard. As a result there are usually numerous “similarly situated” plaintiffs to form a class for the suit.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Environmental Updates, Personal Injury Updates, Toxic Torts Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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