Maintaining Toxic Tort Claims against the Federal Government: A Case Study of Liability Theories Defenses and Remedies
AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSONAFB OH
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This paper assesses the viability of toxic tort claims under the Federal Tort Claims Act the FTCA or the Act. The scenario provided is offered as a fictitious history of one factual setting in which such claims may arise. Though the scenario suggests that both private and non-federal governmental entities contributed to the situation, the paper is confined to the FTCA. Only theories of liability, defenses and remedies are considered. Keywords Exposure physiology Law Toxins.
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