Meehan Law Firm Obtains Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Doe Run Lead Worker

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Homepage Featured, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation | 0 comments

Meehan Law Firm Obtains Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Doe Run Lead Worker

The Meehan Law Firm recently obtained a substantial Workers’ Compensation settlement for a contract worker at the Doe Run smelter in Washington County, Missouri.  This worker had been directly exposed to the shredder area of the smelter, where some of the most toxic levels of lead exist.  The employer had furnished insufficient respiratory masks, which exposed this worker to excessive levels of lead. Lead exposure in adults can cause neurologic problems, kidney problems, joint pain and cognitive issues.  The...

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What to do When Faced with Federal Criminal Charges

Posted by on Aug 29, 2012 in Criminal Defense | Comments Off

What to do When Faced with Federal Criminal Charges

Developments in technology have certainly made communication easier for businesses, but technology has also caused a spike in federal crime ranging from computer crimes or hacking to cyber terrorism. U.S. Federal Criminal Justice System The federal criminal system is in many ways like the state system, but it has some important differences that could impact the outcome of a case. One key difference is the United States Attorney’s office, responsible for the prosecution of federal criminal charges, has...

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