Although the government is supposed to regulate the use of lead paint in many consumer products and on properties, there are still many older buildings that may have lead paint on the walls. This paint is extremely dangerous if it is ingested and cause several very serious health problems. If a person comes in contact with this paint while on someone else’s premises, the owner may be held accountable for any resulting injuries.
If you or someone you love has suffered lead poisoning because of lead paint, that building’s owner may be held liable for the ensuing health complications. To discuss how you may be able to hold the negligent property owner accountable and get the justice you want, contact a Sheboygan lead paint poisoning attorney of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today by calling (920) 459-8000.
Lead paint used to be relatively common due to the brightness and durability of the paint’s colors. However, this lead can also prove extremely dangerous, having been linked to developmental and learning disorders, changes in behavior, and damage to many of the body’s organs. Unfortunately, people may suffer these serious consequences due to:
In any of these cases, the property owner can be held responsible for whatever suffering the lead paint causes. This form of poisoning can lead to long-term health issues as well as some serious short-term complications.
Lead paint poisoning is a very serious health problem that can require substantial medical treatment to overcome. If you or someone you love was poisoned while on someone else’s property, that property owner may be responsible. To learn more about your legal options in a premises liability lawsuit, contact a compassionate Sheboygan lead paint poisoning lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today at (920) 459-8000.