STORY FROM: Benzene & Emerging Toxic Torts Litigation

Piano Refurbisher Files Benzene Complaint, Says Exposure to Products Caused CLL

CHICAGO –– A former piano refurbisher has filed a benzene complaint in Illinois federal court, contending that he used benzene-containing products in the process of tuning and refurbishing pianos.

Plaintiffs Joseph and Carole Kupiszewski asserted the claims on Sept. 5 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, contending that the defendant’s benzene-containing products caused Joseph Kupiszewski to develop chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

In the complaint, the plaintiffs said that Joseph Kupiszewski was self-employed, working at tuning and refurbishing pianos. As a result of his work, the plaintiff used benzene, strippers, lacquers and other products, the plaintiffs ...

Associated Documents
Complaint



Registered User Login

Username

Password


Related Conferences

No conferences scheduled at this time.




Full Archives

True