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Benzene Cleanup Underway in Lake Erie

December 14, 2015 The U.S. Coast Guard has begun salvage operations to offload 4,700 barrels of benzene and other toxic chemicals from a sunken barge that went down in Lake Erie in 1937. Benzene is one of the top twenty chemicals used most often by American industry. When exposed to benzene over a long period of time, workers…

FDA Responds to Power Morcellator Inquiry

December 11, 2015 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a partial response to an inquiry from a Pennsylvania congressman concerning hazards surrounding the use of power morcellators in gynecological surgeries. A power morcellator uses small rotating blades to cut up fibroid tumors, allowing the growths to be removed laparoscopically through small incisions in the abdomen. Unfortunately, many women undergoing surgery via power morcellation were unaware that the medical device could spray undetected cancer cells throughout the body. Because of the substantial risk of harm to women patients, the FDA has cautioned that power morcellators should not be used in most hysterectomy and myomectomy procedures. Pennsylvania Congressmen Focus on Harm to Women From Power Morcellators In February, U.S. Representative Mike Fitzpatrick reportedly wrote a letter of inquiry to the FDA commissioner asking how power morcellator manufacturers had been allowed to market…

WK Partner Elected Officer of Prestigious Consumer Advocacy Organization

September 20, 2007 WK Partner Elected Officer of Prestigious Consumer Advocacy Organization Gary Paul Elected Treasurer of American Association for Justice LOS ANGELES — September 20, 2007 — Gary M. Paul, a partner at Waters & Kraus, LLP, was elected treasurer of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) at the organization’s annual conference in July. AAJ is dedicated to preserving the civil justice system to ensure that powerful special interests are held accountable when they engage in misconduct or negligence. Paul will serve as the organization’s treasurer for 2007-2008. He previously served as parliamentarian. He is another step closer to being president of…

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