AFFF-Firemen Fighting Fires Now Fighting for Their Lives

by Eric Alan Stamps on Aug. 23, 2021

Accident & Injury Products Liability Lawsuit & Dispute  Class Action Accident & Injury  Personal Injury 

Summary: Our firefighters have fought to protect us from fires and manufacturers of the products meant to protect us are harming the firefighters who use them. Many have been diagnosed with cancer after exposure to AFFF. It is time to hold the manufacturers accountable.

                      AFFF-Firemen Fighting Fires Now Fighting for Their Lives

1. What is AFFF?  
AFFF(Aqueous Film Forming Foam) has been used for decades by firefighters to fight fires. 


2.  What are the Concerns of AFFF?  
AFFF is known to contain chemicals that are dangerous to humans called PFAS(per-polyfluoroalkyl substances). Both military firefighters and civilian firefighters have been exposed to these harmful chemicals. 

4. What Medica Issues have been Linked with AFFF? CANCER
There have been many cancers linked to AFFF exposure. Some cancers are:
-Breast  -Liver -Pancreatic   -Prostate   -Testicular    -Other

4. What are the main manufactures of failed hernia mesh?  
3M, Dupont and others manufactured AFFF.

5. When to contact us if you have been Exposed to AFFF!
Immediately. Time is limited to file a claim. If you or someone you love, was a firefighter and later diagnosed with cancer, contact us now before it is too late.
 
6. What are the requirements of the injured party/family? 
Cooperation. Most of the work is handled by the legal team. The individual or family usually has little time devoted to the case. The legal team handles the case so you can focus your time on treatment and doing what you love.  

7. What damages are Sought?
Medical cost, lost wages, pain and suffering, etc.  

8. Do these cases generally settle or do most go to trial?  
Most settle. 
The manufacturers usually understand the vast cost of having thousands of trial and jury verdicts so they want to reach a settlement. 
 
9. If I can’t afford to pay a lawyer, will you still help me?  
Of course. We are here to help people and our fees are based upon winning for you and your family. When you collect, we get paid.  

10. What sets your firm apart in handling these cases? 
Compassion and knowledge. 
We care about each client and family. We will turn over every stone looking for the best outcome for you and your family. You can be confident you’re in good hands.  

 Eric A. Stamps, Attorney at Law. Phone: (937) 898-9440

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