Signs of Exposure to Toxic Chemicals in the Workplace
How Does Chemical Exposure Happen in the Workplace?
By knowing how exposure to toxic substances can happen, you are better prepared to see the signs and symptoms if they pop up. You should begin monitoring your physical symptoms if any of the following have occurred at your job site:
- Fires or explosions
- Chemical spills
- Problems with ventilation
- Mold growth on walls, floor, etc.
- Recent construction
How Do I Know if I Was Exposed to Toxic Chemicals at Work?
There are a few tell-tale signs that you may have come into contact with a poisonous substance or material at work. These include:
- Choking or sputtering
- Chest pain
- Difficulty breathing (or breathing deeply)
- Miscarriage or difficulty carrying a child to term
- Mental health changes resulting in depression, anxiety, hallucinations, etc.
- Headaches or migraines
- Seizures or convulsions
There are many more symptoms that could show up if you have been exposed to toxic chemicals at work. Whenever you fall ill or begin to exhibit unusual symptoms, it may be valuable to consider the potential hazards in your work environment and ensure it has not worsened or contributed to your condition. When it comes to figuring out if your illness is a result of toxic chemical exposure at work, our Dallas personal injury attorneys are here to help.
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