Kidney Cancer

Posted on May 31st, 2019 by Andrew L. Hughes

Kidney cancer occurs when kidney cells acquire a mutation in their DNA and begin to grow and duplicate quickly. This excess of cells can spread to other parts of the body if not controlled. Renal cell carcinoma is the most […]

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Laryngeal Cancer

Posted on May 30th, 2019 by Andrew L. Hughes

Laryngeal cancer is a disease where malignant cancer cells form in the tissues of the larynx. The larynx is part of the throat behind the tongue and contains vocal cords which vibrate and make sounds when in contact with air. […]

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Can Exposures to Diesel Exhaust, Pesticides and Herbicides Cause ALS?

Posted on February 27th, 2019 by Andrew L. Hughes

ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) is an incurable neurodegenerative disease that affects the brain and spinal cord.  ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, initially causes weakness in the arms and legs.  As it progresses, ALS affects one’s ability to speak, use your […]

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Railroad Cancer Lawsuits

Posted on February 20th, 2019 by Andrew L. Hughes

Diesel Injury Law is a law firm dedicated to serving current and former railroad workers who have been diagnosed with various illnesses, including cancer and leukemia.  We focus on toxic tort railroad cases because our founder, Andrew Hughes, has a […]

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Decreasing Diesel Exhaust Exposures – Europe Sets Permissible Exposure Limit

Posted on December 22nd, 2018 by Andrew L. Hughes

Millions of workers in the European Union (EU) are gaining protection from diesel exhaust exposures because of a new permissible exposure limit (PEL) rule.  A PEL is the maximum amount of a substance permitted (generally in the air) of the […]

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Client Testimonials

Worked Diligently

For the past two years Andrew Hughes has worked diligently in helping me with my case against the Norfolk Southern R.R. During this time he has kept me thoroughly informed about my case his expertise led to me getting a generous settlement...

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The National Trial Lawyers

Unique Expertise

Andrew took over my asthma claim with the railroad after a different law firm failed to meet expectations. Andrew’s unique expertise in the field of diesel related injury gave him the ability to build my case exceptionally well. When Andrew presented...

- Steven

Professional and Trustworthy

From my very first contact with Andrew we have found him to be compassionate, hard working and trust worthy. In the eight months we were associated with Andrew we feel he has also become a friend of ours

- Ronald

Wrongful Death Case

My family hired attorney Hughes for the wrongful death of my brother. Mr. Hughes worked very hard on our case, the results were excellent. I would recommend him to anyone needing an attorney, he is a very fair and kind person.

- Carolyn

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