Exposure to Dangerous Household Chemicals

Many everyday products contain chemicals that could potentially be harmful. More and more people are switching to “green” and natural products due to the potential hazards that household chemicals present. There are responsible and irresponsible ways to use these products. If premises owners fail to take the proper safety precautions, they may be held legally responsible for their actions.

If you or your loved one has experienced an injury or illness due to dangerous chemical exposure, it is time to speak to an attorney about your rights and fighting for the compensation you deserve. Contact the Indianapolis chemical exposure attorneys of the Hankey Law Office, P.C. today at 317-634-8565 for a free consultation.

Common Household Chemicals

It is important to recognize the dangers of everyday household chemicals. The following are common chemicals associated with health problems:

  • Toilet bowl cleaners
  • Drain cleaners
  • Detergents
  • Bleach
  • Antibacterial cleaners
  • Ammonia
  • Wood and metal polish
  • Mold cleaner
  • Lye

Premises owners should store these substances properly and use them responsibly in order to protect the safety of guests and residents. Failure to do so may result in serious long-term illnesses.

Chemical Exposure Injuries

Constant exposure to chemicals, direct skin contact, or accidental ingestion may affect the following parts of the body:

  • Brain
  • Nervous system
  • Hormones

Sadly, many children experience chemical-related injuries. Improper storage of chemicals and easy access can cause devastating illnesses.

Contact Us

If you or your loved one has been a victim of a premise owner’s negligence, it is important to speak with an attorney about your rights. Contact the Indianapolis chemical exposure attorneys of the Hankey Law Office, P.C. today by calling 317-634-8565.