Beryllium Press Release
Posted on Fri Jun 11, 2021
Huntsville Personal Injury Law Firm Files Suit Against General Dynamics
On June 11, 2021, Warren & Simpson, PC filed a workers compensation lawsuit against General Dynamics. The lawsuit filed this week is the seventh filed by Warren & Simpson’s Beryllium Disease lawyers. The first was filed in 2017.
Warren & Simpson, PC represents real people with real injuries. So far, we have represented seven northern Alabama residents who developed Chronic Beryllium Disease while working for General Dynamics. Each of these workers were lifelong residents of the Cullman area and had worked for General Dynamics for decades, some for as long has 40 years.
Cullman has one of the highest concentrations of Beryllium Disease in the world. There are many more northern Alabama residents who developed Beryllium Disease while working at the General Dynamics plant. Worker with severe symptoms has a workers compensation claim against General Dynamics.
General Dynamics owns and operates a 120,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Cullman where approximately 200 Alabama residents are employed. The General Dynamics facility uses beryllium to manufacture aerospace and missile components. Beryllium is a toxic metal that when inhaled can cause permanent and severe respiratory issues. General Dynamics’ workers are exposed to beryllium particles on a daily basis.
If you or a loved one has been exposed to beryllium, contact the Beryllium Disease lawyers at Warren & Simpson, PC for a free, no-risk legal consultation.
For those who seek additional information, you can contact Barton Warren or Hunter Garnett at (256)539-7575.