3M Earplug Injury Lawyers in Montana
3M Combat Arms Earplugs Version 2 (CAEv2) became standard issue in some branches of American armed forces. While these products were marketed as having advanced hearing protection, 3M later learned and failed to properly disclose, the dangers and defects associated with these earplugs. This product defect resulted in hearing loss for many service members that were issued these faulty earplugs. Our 3M military injury lawyers help victims recover damages for what was lost.
At Heenan & Cook, PLLC our Montana earplug injury attorneys hold manufacturers responsible for the damages caused by these faulty products. Our personal injury lawyers hold manufacturers responsible for the damages and ailments, including hearing loss, the earplugs have produced tinnitus and health issues for veterans that used these faulty products.
Why Choose Us?
The injury attorneys at Heenan & Cook, PLLC have helped victims of personal injury recover damages for life-altering injuries. Our lawyers leverage more than forty years years of combined legal experience to help victims, and their loved ones, recover compensation for the pain and suffering caused from an injury.
Our law firm has helped recover millions of dollars in damages for victims of injuries and plaintiffs are only charged if their claim is awarded damages. In other words, no win – no fee.
Who Can Make a Hearing Loss Claim Against 3M In Montana?
An injured individual, or a loved one of the injured party, can file a claim against 3M if they served in a branch of the U.S. military and have suffered from hearing loss.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs claims that the rate of tinnitus more than tripled during the period of 2001 – 2015. Tinnitus causes a victim to hear buzzing, ringing and/or high pitched whistling.
If you believe that military service and CAEv2 is the cause of your hearing loss, our lawyers in Montana are here to help.
What Is The Statute of Limitations To File an Injury Claim Against 3M in Montana?
The time limit to file a claim, legally known as the statute of limitations, is three years for product liability claims in the State of Montana. This three year time period starts from the date of the injury, or within three years from the date that the injury was discovered.
To ensure that your claim is filed in a timely manner contact our 3M earplug injury attorneys in Montana as soon as possible after symptoms of hearing loss occur.
How Much Will It Cost To File a Claim for Tinnitus in Montana?
At Heenan & Cook, PLLC our firm works on a contingency fee basis. This means that injured victims of product liability only provide compensation for payment if their claim settles or damages are awarded at trial. Our attorneys are only paid if the injury claim recovers monetary compensation for the injuries sustained.
The lawyers at our firm offer this type of pricing as it helps minimize the upfront costs for injured victims. Our firm will pay for the necessary upfront fees so that victims can focus on recovery, while we focus on the legal claim.
If you or a close family member were a member of the U.S. Armed Forces and have suffered hearing loss as a result of 3M Combat Arms Earplugs Version 2, contact our firm to see how 3M earplug injury attorneys can help.