The firefighting foam that has been frequently used to extinguish fires can cause prostate cancer, testicular cancer, kidney and bladder cancer, as well as many other types of cancer. This firefighting foam has been used by the military and civilian firefighters to smother fires. The firefighting foam is often used to extinguish aviation fires. Unfortunately, this firefighting foam is believed to cause cancer to our firefighters.
If you or a loved one is a firefighter diagnosed with kidney cancer, pancreatic cancer, or any of those types of cancers listed below after being exposed to AFFF (Aqueous Film Forming Foam), you may be entitled to money damages. Very often people don’t make the connection between their cancer and their exposure to AFFF. And when they realize it could be as a result of exposure, they think “I can’t sue, it won’t be worth it, and I can’t afford it.” Don’t wait to allow our office to review your case to determine whether you qualify for financial compensation under the law. There is no consultation fee and no attorney fee if no recovery for your exposure Firefighting Foam.
The main types of cancer caused by firefighting foam or AFFF are:
- Bladder Cancer
- Thyroid Cancer
- Testicular Cancer
- Pancreatic Cancer
- Liver Cancer
- Kidney Cancer
- Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
- Ulcerative Colitis
No matter where you live in the United States, contact the Law Offices of Clinton O. Middleton for a free consultation and case evaluation at 703-777-9630.