Blanco is another herbicide that contains paraquat. There is a concentration of almost 44% paraquat in the product, making it highly toxic. Paraquat exposure is associated with an increased risk of Parkinson's disease. Therefore, people who work with Blanco have a 250% risk of developing it. This extremely dangerous herbicide can only be applied by licensed applicators who have completed extensive training provided by the Environmental Protection Agency.
You should be aware that paraquat, the active ingredient in Blanco, is related to an increased risk of Parkinson’s disease, which is why we strongly encourage clients who have Parkinson’s and a history of paraquat exposure to contact our firm. As one of our main practice areas is toxic exposure, we can assist you in obtaining the financial compensation you are entitled to from the manufacturer of Blanco.
Blanco is highly effective in controlling weeds and grasses. In addition, it is also frequently used as a harvest aid product in a variety of crops. A substantial portion of this herbicide is paraquat dichloride, making it very toxic. Under federal law, it is prohibited to use this product on playgrounds, parks, sports fields, schools, or golf courses, since it is intended only for agricultural use. People who are certified to use Blanco must wear protective equipment to reduce the risk of exposure, including:
Not at this time. We don’t intend to file a class-action due to the varying degree of severity of injury from plaintiff to plaintiff.
Parkinson’s disease rates are 250% higher in those who work with or are exposed to paraquat than in the general population. If you or a loved one has been exposed to paraquat via the product Blanco, look for signs like slow movement, tremors in the hands, legs, jaw, or head, stiff limbs, or impaired balance and coordination. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone you love displays one or more of the above symptoms, since Parkinson’s disease is highly likely to affect them. Because the condition is often misdiagnosed, you may need to seek a second opinion or even a third to make the correct diagnosis.
We will not get paid unless we obtain compensation for you. Our legal team has been providing legal assistance to people injured by toxic exposure for many years. We are prepared to help your family obtain the compensation they deserve for their diagnosis from any manufacturer of Paraquat. For information visit: Paraquat Lawsuit Lawyers.