Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Silicone Silica Exposure Suit Dismissed In Tennessee Under Statute Of Limitations

Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Silicone Silica Exposure Suit Dismissed In Tennessee Under Statute Of Limitations

COLUMBIA, Tenn. - The wife of a laborer at a Tennessee paper recycling factory who alleges in a complaint filed Aug. 23 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee that her husband's employer failed to provide a safe workplace and to warn about the health risks of exposure to silicone silica failed to state a claim in a personal injury lawsuit because the complaint was filed more than a year after the incident, the presiding judge ruled Jan. 30 (Kimberly Ann Davis, et vir v. TIN Inc., et al., No. 13-92, M.D. Tenn.).

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