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24 Jan 2020, 11:12 am by Brian Chase
At least 300 more product liability lawsuits have been filed against 3M in federal courts as more military veterans accuse the company of knowingly making defective earplugs that caused veterans to lose hearing during combat in Iraq or Afghanistan or while training on U.S. military bases, according to a news report in the Minneapolis Star... [read post]
28 Mar 2019, 10:04 am by Kathleen
Aearo (company that designed and manufactured the product prior to 3M) did testing long ago that showed that the ear plugs did not adequately protect hearing as advertised. [read post]
29 May 2019, 7:44 am by Bekman, Marder & Adkins, L.L.C.
From 2003 to 2015, 3M Company manufactured and sold Combat Arms Earplugs to all four branches of the U.S. military. [read post]
15 Aug 2019, 12:38 pm
HOUSTON – A Tomball couple is suing 3M and a number of other companies over allegations the husband was injured due to exposure to asbestos-containing products. [read post]
20 Jan 2019, 3:08 am by myadmin
The original manufacturer of the earplugs had tested the earplugs and determined that they had a noise reduction rating of 0 instead of the 22 that they claimed to customers, and 3M (the company that purchased the original manufacturing company) admitted to knowing this. [read post]
7 Feb 2019, 1:32 pm by Clay Hodges
The Combat Arms earplugs at issue were originally developed by Aearo Technologies; 3M later acquired the company and its products. [read post]
16 Dec 2011, 1:59 am
On Monday, manufacturing conglomerate 3M Company announced the release of the newest product from its food safety division: the 3M Molecular Detection System, a device designed to help food and beverage producers and laboratories detect foodborne pathogens. [read post]
3 Jul 2019, 5:18 am by Paul Roberto Rodriguez Aviles
The 3M Company acquired Aearo Technologies in 2008 and was the exclusive supplier of the earplugs to the Defense Logistics Agency through 2015. 3M has said the allegedly defective earplugs were never recalled and thus may still be in use in the field. [read post]
23 Jan 2019, 11:56 am by Jeffrey A. Newman
Department of Justice reached a settlement of $9 million with the American company 3M over the sale of their earplugs to the U.S. military. [read post]
26 Mar 2019, 10:43 am
BEAUMONT – All over the nation, lawsuits are being brought against the 3M Company, alleging the manufacture sold defective combat earplugs to the U.S. government. [read post]
20 Jan 2019, 3:11 am by myadmin
The agreement concluded the end to the lawsuit and resolved allegations against the company which involved them knowing about the product defect, failure to properly instruct the wearer, and manipulating initial testing. [read post]
7 Jan 2019, 8:02 am by Paula Lombardi
It is important to note that 3M phased out some types of PFAS in 2002 with other companies phasing after 3M. [read post]
21 Jun 2018, 11:58 am by Madison Chajson
[JURIST] The state of New York [official website] on Wednesday sued 3M Co and five other companies to reimburse for the cost of cleaning up environmentally hazardous firefighting foam manufactured by the companies in question. [read post]
15 Oct 2011, 8:20 am
Corporate giant 3M came to an agreement recently to pay $3 million to several hundred ex-workers who said the company discriminated based on age, the U.S. [read post]
6 Oct 2006, 6:00 pm
 NicSand Inc. v. 3M Company, 05-3431 (6th Cir. 2006) (filed August 8, 2006) ("NicSand"). [read post]
21 Feb 2019, 10:59 am by Stephen Holombek
“This company took advantage of the U.S. government by profiting from an inferior and defective product. [read post]
26 Feb 2018, 7:56 am by Deborah Heller
After an agreement with the EPA, 3M phased out the chemicals completely by 2002. 3M maintained that although the chemicals may be widespread, they were not dangerous; the company often cited that its own employees showed no adverse effects despite being exposed to higher levels of the chemicals than the general population. [read post]
30 Mar 2008, 6:59 pm
Reader Bob Dorigo Jones writes that news of the prosecution "likely created panic within all companies that make, sell or otherwise advertise 2 x 4 boards". [read post]