Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Court: Exposure Alone Doesn't Trigger Causal Presumption In Colon Cancer Case

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Merely demonstrating asbestos exposure does not entitled a colon cancer claimant to the presumption of causation under the state's workers' compensation statutes, a Pennsylvania court held March 13 (Diana Moretti and John Moretti, dec'd v. Workers' Compensation Appeal Board (Kimberly Clark Corp., No. 1452 C.D. 2013, Pa. Cmwlth.; 2014 Pa. Commw. Unpub. LEXIS 167).

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