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Military Earplug Lawsuits Receive Centralization


The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has decided to consolidate and centralize all military earplug lawsuits against 3M pending in the federal court system due to striking similarities in the allegations that the standard U.S. military issue Combat Arms earplugs’ significant defects caused permanent hearing damage.More than 635 military earplug lawsuits have been...

Defective 3M Earplugs Caused Hearing Damage in Service Members


More former U.S. service members continue coming forward over defective 3M earplugs causing significant permanent hearing damage. They allege that the manufacturer deliberately withheld information about the earplugs’ problems from the U.S. government and service members to safeguard profits at the risk of those laying down their lives for our nation.William Peek and Jared...

Military Earplug Hearing Loss Lawsuit Possible Consolidation


Former military service members continue to come forward to hold 3M accountable for military earplug hearing loss. Consequently, a request for centralization of the federal litigation for pretrial proceedings before one District Judge is now pending.Currently, there are at least eight product liability lawsuits over permanent earplug hearing loss. The lawsuits against 3M Company...