3M Agrees To Pay $5.5 Billion to Settle Lawsuits Over Faulty Combat Earplugs 3M has agreed to pay $5.5 billion to settle lawsuits alleging that the company supplied faulty combat earplugs to the military, resulting in hearing loss and other injuries for thousands of service members. The settlement, which is still subject to … [Read more...] about 3M Combat Arms Earplugs Settlement Lawyers
Verdict Summary - 3M Bellwether Trials Trial Verdict … [Read more...] about Jury Awards Army Veterans $7.1 Million in 3M Bellwether Combat Earplug MDL Trial
FLORIDA - According to a news article posted on wuwf.org, a trial date is set for a 3M military earplug lawsuit that will affect thousands of active and veteran military members. The lawsuit is seeking compensation for hearing loss and tinnitus injuries caused by ear protection, manufactured by 3m, that failed to meet the military … [Read more...] about 3M Combat Earplug Hearing Loss Lawsuits to Start in March 2021
Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long fought to protect the rights of victims injured by allegedly defective drugs and medical devices, announce that they have served the defendants with lawsuits on behalf of more than 500 combat veterans who utilized the standard issue 3M Dual-Ended Combat Arms™ earplugs during … [Read more...] about Press Release – Parker Waichman LLP initiates lawsuits on behalf of more than 500 disabled veterans who sustained permanent hearing loss and/or tinnitus after using defective 3M Dual-Ended Combat Arms™ Earplugs.
Parker Waichman LLP and The Drakulich Firm, APLC, top law firms that have long fought to protect the rights of victims injured by allegedly defective drugs and medical devices, announce that they have filed suit in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California (5:19-cv-00353) against 3M Company and Aearo Technologies on … [Read more...] about Press Release — Parker Waichman & The Drakulich Firm file lawsuit on behalf of disabled veteran who sustained permanent hearing loss after using defective 3M Dual-Ended Combat Arms™ earplugs.
The combat earplugs used by many soldiers in the United States have been shown to be defective, leading to severe harm to military personnel. One of the most common injuries sustained by soldiers is hearing loss. It is incredibly important that soldiers’ ears are protected when they are exposed to the noise of gunfire and … [Read more...] about Combat Earplugs Proved Defective
For about 12 years, the military used 3M’s Dual-Ended Combat Arms Earplugs as protection for their soldier’s ears. Thousands of the soldiers who served in Iraq and Afghanistan between 2003 and 2015 used the earplugs, which have now been shown to be defective. The earplugs have two functions, on which can block all noise and is … [Read more...] about Hearing Risks Associated with 3M Dual-Ended Combat Arms Earplugs
USA – According to Taskandpurpose.com, a defense contractor has come to a settlement over the defective combat earplugs that they sold to the United States Military for years. The company, 3M, which is based out of Minnesota apparently was aware of their product’s defects but continued to sell them to the military anyway. The … [Read more...] about Contractor Knew Its Earplugs Were Defective
The earplug manufacturer that contracted with the United States Military has reached a settlement in a lawsuit alleging that the company, 3M, was aware of defects in its product that potentially led to a high rate of hearing loss and tinnitus among military veterans. The earplugs, the Dual-Ended Combat Arms Earplugs, were used by … [Read more...] about 3M Settles for Millions in Military Earplug Case
The United States Department of Justice revealed in July 2018 that the company that manufactured earplugs for the military had agreed to settle a lawsuit over the earplugs being defective. The manufacturer, 3M, settled for $9.1 million. The earplugs in question are called the Dual-Ended Combat Arms Earplugs. The devices have been … [Read more...] about Defective Combat Earplugs Causing Deafness in US Troops
Veterans 3M Earplug Hearing Loss Lawsuits Diligently Seeking the Fullest Recovery for Former & Current Military Members Harmed by Defective 3M Earplugs The brave men and women who serve our country as members of the military face many potential physical challenges and perils, but harm caused by faulty safety equipment … [Read more...] about Defective 3M Dual-Ended Combat Arms Earplugs