Court Finds Work Testimony, Presence Of Asbestos Establish Exposure

Mealey's (May 19, 2017, 11:38 AM EDT) -- TRENTON, N.J. — Evidence that a man worked with asbestos and that Union Carbide Corp. supplied more than 40,000 pounds of the mineral to the facility at which he worked is enough to establish exposure, even without a direct link, a New Jersey appeals court held in reversing judgment May 17 (Thomasina Fowler, et al. v. Akzo Nobel Chemicals Inc., et al., No. A-2300-15T4, N.J. Super., App. Div.).

(Opinion available. Document #01-170524-024Z.)

Thomasina Fowler filed suit in the Middlesex County Superior Court alleging that her husband,...
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