3M® Hearing Loss Lawsuits in the News
The judge in the 3M® earplugs MDL granted summary judgment for the plaintiff in the upcoming bellwether trial for Steven Wilkerson who was seeking summary judgment on all 3M®’s:
failure to mitigate;
open and obvious danger; and,
statute of limitations defense.
A federal jury awarded $110 million in damages last month in response to lawsuits alleging that 3M® knowingly manufactured and marketed defective earplugs resulting in the hearing loss of two U.S. Army veterans.
A federal jury in Texas awarded an Army soldier $13 million for severe hearing damage he alleges was caused by ineffective, faulty earplugs manufactured and marketed by 3M®.
Over 1,000 defective earplug lawsuits have been filed against 3M® alleging that the company manufactured and marketed protective earplugs to the U.S. military that the company knew were defective.
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3m® earplugs and hearing loss
The united states government contracted 3m® to provide earplugs to help protect soldiers' hearing. however, a whistleblower revealed that 3m® knew the earplugs were defective, yet continued to sell them to the government for profit. now, thousands of active-duty service members and veterans are suffering from severe hearing-related side effects.
those that have been impacted have options. although 3m® already paid a $9 million fine to the government, more and more victims are coming forward to file individual claims against the company. those that have been impacted are encouraged to come forward and receive a 100% free legal case review.
Wars the Earplugs Were Used In
3M® Earplugs allegedly have a dangerous design that can cause them to subtly loosen while being worn. This defect can allow dangerous sounds to enter the ear canal and cause hearing damage, one of the largest ongoing medical problems facing soldiers today. Millions of service members were issued 3M® Earplugs while engaging in foreign conflicts.
War from Afghanistan
The War of Iraq
War in North-West Pakistan
War in Somalia
Operation Ocean Shield
in the Indian Ocean
American-Led Intervention in Libya
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