Chemical Exposure

Where would the world be without the marvel of chemicals? Chemicals are used to make everyday objects that make life easier for everyone. From plastic water bottles to preservatives in canned foods, chemicals are everywhere. Unfortunately, chemical exposure is one of the leading causes of birth defects, cancers, and immune deficiencies in the world.

Chemical exposure can result from:

  • Pesticides
  • Building materials
  • Household materials or items
  • Cleaning materials
  • Drinking water
  • Environment (soil)
  • Food
  • Vaccines

Chemical exposure can lead to:

  • Birth defects
  • Miscarriages
  • Infertility
  • Sterility
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Hair loss
  • Severe changes in hormone levels (especially in women)
  • Early aging
  • Learning disabilities
  • Disfigurement
  • Cancer
  • Burns
  • Gallstones
  • Immune deficiency

The physical symptoms of chemical exposure can appear quickly or be the result of exposure over a long period of time.
New Jersey is home to millions of people, and the chances of being exposed to hazardous chemicals rise every year because of the continued reliance on chemicals. If you live in New Jersey and believe that you have been exposed to hazardous chemicals you need to contact Jersey Personal Injury and speak with a New Jersey personal injury lawyer who has years of experiencewith cases just like yours. Chemical exposure is dangerous and life threatening—know your rights and do everything you can to heal, stop the exposure, and keep others safe from similar exposure.

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