Detroit Mercury Poisoning Lawyers
Exposure to mercury, a heavy metal, can cause serious illness. Tragically, many people are exposed to mercury through skin contact, ingestion, or inhalation without realizing the danger until it is too late. If you or someone you know has been harmed by mercury poisoning, you may have legal grounds to pursue financial compensation for your illness and damages through a civil lawsuit. Contact the Detroit mercury poisoning lawyers of Ravid & Associates, P.C., at (866) 644-6587 to discuss your legal rights and options.
Mercury Poisoning Sources
A person can be exposed to mercury through a variety of sources. Because even a small dose of mercury can be harmful, a person may become poisoned without realizing the cause. Some possible sources of mercury poisoning include:
- Fish and shellfish consumption
- Mercury amalgam dental fillings
- Contaminated soil
- Contaminated water
- Inhalation of particulates from coal-fired power plant
If you have been exposed to mercury through any of the above sources, be sure to seek medical attention immediately.
How We Can Help
If you or a loved one has been afflicted with mercury poisoning, our Detroit premises liability lawyers are determined to help you discover the source of your illness. You may be entitled to compensation for your poisoning-related costs from the party or parties whose negligence led to your toxic exposure to mercury. You may be able to receive compensation for medical bills, lost income, recovery expenses, and other relevant considerations.
For more information on mercury poisoning and how you can initiate a lawsuit for compensation, contact the Detroit mercury poisoning attorneys of Ravid & Associates, P.C., by calling (866) 644-6587.