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Toxic Tort

Top Rated Toxic Substance Exposure Injury Lawyers In Buffalo, New York

Jed Dietrich, Esq., a Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Premier Lawyers of America, and His Elite Team of Lawyers at the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. Fight to Obtain the Best Result for Victims Diagnosed with Serious Illnesses and Other Chronic Health Conditions After Being Exposed to Toxic Substances in Buffalo, New York.


Caution Lead HazardToxic substance exposure happens much more frequently than you might think. From household chemicals, such as adhesives and cleaners, to work-related compounds, there are endless ways victims may be subjected to toxic substances. Some victims come into contact or inhale dangerous substances, while others ingest hazardous chemicals that they falsely believe are safe. Exposure can cause severe illnesses or worse for all of those who are unfortunate enough to come in contact with toxins. According to research, around the world, every 30 seconds, a worker dies from exposure to toxic substances. Exposure can be a silent threat over a long period, often taking victims years to recognize the true scope of their injuries. Victims may never even realize that they were exposed until symptoms start to appear. For example, lead-based paints were regularly used before was discovering that they caused damage to the nervous system and brain.

Toxic exposure is often caused by negligent or careless manufacturers, distributors, landowners, employers, and corporations that fail to sufficiently warn victims of possible exposure to harmful chemicals. Ordinary people are placed at risk of exposure to chemicals in various products as well as in the air, ground, and water. If you have been diagnosed with health-related problems after being exposed to toxic chemicals, even years ago, you should consult with an experienced toxic tort lawyer. Although no amount of money can erase your pain and suffering, you may be entitled to pursue monetary compensation. Now is the time for the best of the best at the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. to file a lawsuit to force those liable to accept responsibility for their lack of concern for public welfare and guarantee that some level of justice is rendered. Jed Dietrich, Esq. founded the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. in 2005 with a mission to provide the highest level of personal injury service to victims. Since 1999, Jed Dietrich, Esq. has exclusively handled serious personal injury and toxic tort cases. Over time, our veteran attorneys have seen the devastating impact that toxic substances can have on a victim’s life, ranging from chronic health problems to death.

The Dietrich Law Firm P.C.’s battle-tested team of toxic exposure lawyers in Buffalo, New York, recognizes the emotional and psychological effects of being diagnosed with a chronic illness. Our goal is to help relieve your legal burdens so that you can spend more time with your loved ones and receiving medical treatment. Recognized as a Best Law Firm of America and honored with a Better Business Bureau A+ Rating, the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. will fight to obtain the best result for your illness and resulting damages. Insurance companies have paid Jed Dietrich, Esq. over $175,000,000.00 in verdicts and settlements to compensate his clients for their injuries and illnesses. Call us today for your free consultation. We are available 24 hours per day and 7 days per week by calling 716-839-3939 or by filling out the online consultation form

Common Sources of Toxic Substance Exposure

Although we never really think about it, most people come into contact with numerous chemicals every day. Some chemicals are harmless, while others are extremely toxic. Victims can become exposed to dangerous toxins through ingestion, absorption via the skin, and inhalation. Many chemicals that were previously considered safe and used in various products have now been linked to serious health complications. The Consumer Protection Agency (CPA) has indicated 150 chemicals found in the home that are associated with birth defects, cancer, and other illnesses. The following is a list of hazardous chemicals that pose severe health risks:

  1. Toxic SubstancesArsenic;
  2. Dry cleaning compounds;
  3. Radon gas;
  4. Flavoring additives, such as diacetyl;
  5. Mercury;
  6. Lead-based paints;
  7. Carbon dioxide;
  8. Glues and other adhesives;
  9. Cleaning solvents and detergents;
  10. Petroleum products;
  11. Contamination in the air, water, and soil;
  12. Herbicides and pesticides;
  13. Asbestos; and
  14. Tainted medications.

Children can even be exposed to toxic substances from their toys. If you, or a loved one, were diagnosed with serious health complications after being in contact with any chemicals, you should contact Jed Dietrich, Esq. and his top rated team of toxic substance exposure attorneys at the Dietrich Law Firm P.C., to learn more about your legal rights.

The Effects of Toxic Exposure

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the symptoms of toxic exposure depend primarily on the type of toxic substance that the victim encounters. Repeated exposure can occur over long periods, causing deteriorating health issues and amplify the risk of suffering irreversible damage. There are several harmful side effects and illnesses commonly linked to toxic chemical exposure, including:

  1. Chemical burns;
  2. Blindness;
  3. Acute illness;
  4. Neurological disorders;
  5. Lung damage;
  6. Cancer;
  7. Damage to the victim’s reproductive system;
  8. Damage to internal organs;
  9. Aplastic anemia;
  10. Parkinson’s disease;
  11. Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma; and
  12. Wrongful death.

Everyone reacts to toxic substances exposure differently. Those more sensitive to contact may instantly become violently ill. For others, chronic exposure can lead to acute effects over long periods. If you think that you may have been exposed to any harmful chemicals and notice any unusual symptoms, it is extremely vital to contact your doctor. You should mention any irregularities such as fatigue, weakness, unintended weight loss, bloody stool, or abdominal pain to your physician.

WERE YOU, OR A LOVED ONE, DIAGNOSED WITH A SERIOUS ILLNESS AFTER BEING EXPOSED TO A TOXIC SUBSTANCE BUFFALO, NIAGARA FALLS, ROCHESTER, OR OTHER PARTS OF NEW YORK STATE?

CONTACT JED DIETRICH, ESQ. AND HIS TOP RATED AND VETERAN TEAM OF BUFFALO, NEW YORK TOXIC TORT INJURY ATTORNEYS AT 716-839-3939 NOW TO OBTAIN THE HELP THAT YOU DESERVE!

Compensation for Your Toxic Substance Exposure

Our compassionate team acknowledges that if you have been diagnosed with a chronic illness resulting from exposure to a toxic substance, you may be in a fight for your life. Victims of chemical exposure may require hospitalization and extensive medical treatment. We firmly believe that no one deserves to be unknowingly harmed due to the irresponsible actions of careless or negligent parties. Victims diagnosed with health issues may be entitled to monetary compensation for their injuries. Chemical exposure victims suffering from health problems can pursue recovery for damages through a toxic tort lawsuit, which may include compensation for:

  1. Past and future medical expenses resulting from exposure;
  2. Past and future pain and suffering (both physical and mental) caused by your health condition, as well as treatment and recovery;
  3. Lost wages from missed work;
  4. Diminished future earning capacity;
  5. Loss of consortium;
  6. Loss of enjoyment in life;
  7. Permanent disabilities suffered; and
  8. All other damages related to your illness.

If you lost a loved one due to the effects of toxic exposure, although nothing can erase the pain of your loss, you may have the right to file a wrongful death claim. Wrongful death lawsuits provide surviving family members with monetary compensation that can support them in finding some sense of closure and financial stability after the loss of a loved one.

Everyday Jed Dietrich, Esq. and his top rated team of toxic tort injury attorneys at the Dietrich Law Firm P.C., strive to provide the highest level of personal injury service to victims suffering the devastating illnesses and other health problems after being exposed to dangerous chemicals. Our battle-tested team will take immediate action to file a lawsuit and preserve your rights. Then, we will begin collecting evidence and conducting our investigation to determine who should be held accountable for your injuries. We are dedicated and determined to get you the best possible result in Buffalo, New York, throughout New York State, and beyond. Our highly experienced team can be reached 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, at 716-839-3939. Call us today!


Call the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. immediately at 716-839-3939 so that our aggressive, tenacious and hardworking personal injury lawyers can fight to obtain the best result for your personal injury claim in Buffalo, New York. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and there is never a fee until we WIN for you!

Client Reviews
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I am a medical doctor and have worked with many of the best lawyers in Buffalo and I can say without question that Jed Dietrich is the only lawyer I would trust with my injury case in Buffalo New York. B.O.
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Dogged, Determined, and Dead-set on getting you the Maximum settlement for your injuries! T.F.
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No one will work harder, smarter or better; I have retained Jed and he obtained the best result for my case. D.P.
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The definition of an "A" type personality-exactly who I would want to represent me in a serious personal injury case. E.S.
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Jed is a Master in the courtroom without an equal. S.C.
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