If you purchased bamboo or oak flooring from Lumber Liquidators and have been exposed to formaldehyde fumes, you can now take part in the class action lawsuit now forming. Our attorneys and lawyers are standing by to hold Lumber Liquidators responsible for these gross flooring violations. There may be substantial cash settlements from this lawsuit. Act now as a statute of limitations may apply.
60 Minutes TV show was the first to break the story in a shocking discovery that the Chinese-made laminate flooring contains amounts of toxic formaldehyde that may not meet health and safety standards. Anderson Cooper reported.
It all comes down to Lumber Liquidators looking to make a bigger profit buy sourcing cheap laminate flooring from China and not using other countries that make safe flooring, like Canada. This has put families at a great risk of formaldehyde poisoning.
Chinese made flooring was contaminated with formaldehyde and causes numerous health problems that include:
- Burning sensation in the eyes, nose and throat
- Nasal burning
- myeloid leukemia
- hematopoietic and lymphatic cancers
- Nasal cancer
Because long term exposure to formaldehyde has been shown to be associated with different types of cancer, please take precautions in how you deal with this problem in the home. Seek out a hazardous materials company for details on removing the toxic flooring in your home.
Home contractors and installers of wood floors may also have been exposed to this toxic bamboo flooring, if so contact our team of lawyers today for a free case review.
What Brands of Flooring Have Formaldehyde?
The following list of brand name flooring was sold at Lumber Liquidators have been tested and shows high levels of formaldehyde.
- Bristol County – Cherry Laminate Flooring
- Dream Home Nirvana – French Oak
- Dream Home Kensington – Bamboo
- Dream Home Kensington – Chestnut
- Dream Home Ispiri Chimney Tops Smoked Oak
- Dream Home St. James Vintner’s Reserve
- Dream Home Kensington Manor Cape Doctor
If you or your family has been tested by a medical doctor and have elevated toxic formaldehyde levels in your blood stream, we can help protect your rights in suing Lumber Liquidators in a class action lawsuit. Cash claims and settlements may be in the millions of dollars. if a fund is setup from this lawsuit you may receive a substantial cash award.
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Lumber Liquidators Class Action Lawsuit Claims and Settlements page updated on April 21, 2015.