3M EAR PLUG LITIGATION ATTORNEYS IN WACO, TX
REPRESENTING VETERANS HARMED BY THE USE OF DEFECTIVE EAR PLUGS DURING SERVICE
From 2003 to 2015, 3M was the primary supplier of ear plugs for the United States Army, Navy, Marines, and Air Force. The people who served during this time period relied on 3M Combat Arms Ear Plugs to protect their ears from the injuries that can be caused by exposure to loud sounds such as explosion, machinery noises, and others that soldiers may encounter.
However, the ear plugs did not serve the purpose they were used for, due to defects in their design and manufacturing. The 3M Combat Arms Ear Plugs were unable to sufficiently cover users’ ear openings, and contributed to injury.
Military member who used 3M Combat Arms Ear Plugs while serving in Afghanistan, Iraq, or elsewhere during the years of 2003 to 2015 may be entitled to compensation for related injuries. Contact our 3M ear plug litigation lawyers ion Waco if you have a case.
INJURIES CAUSED BY 3M COMBAT ARMS EAR PLUGS
The defects in the design and manufacturing of 3M Combat Arms Ear Plugs exposed service members to loud noises and caused associated harm.
The use of defective ear plugs manufactured by 3M caused ear injuries that resulted in long-term issues such as:
- Hearing issues, including partial to full deafness
- Auditory processing disorder (APD)
- Balance problems
THE NEGLIGENCE OF 3M
3M has been the subject of nationwide lawsuits which focus on the defects in the ear plugs they supplied to the military, and their liability in the injury of soldiers. Internal communication that was uncovered by the recent litigation provides evidence that the company failed to properly test the ear plugs, and was aware of the defects while they were in circulation.
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There is evidence that shows the negligence of 3M contributed to a supply of defective ear plugs being distributed to the U.S. military from 2003 to 2015. If you are one of the many veterans who were harmed by this negligence, contact the Law Offices of Vic Feazell, P.C. today.