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    Re: Surprise! Veritox Finds Nothing Wrong w/Weyerhaeuser Hou

    Posted by SHaron on 10/20/10

    "Scott said industrial hygienist Coreen Robbins found "no basis for
    concern about the indoor air quality" of the home. The Quadrant
    attorney went on to offer to settle the claim by making
    the "recommended repairs" to the home free of charge if the plaintiff
    agreed to drop the lawsuit."

    If there is no basis for concerns of IAQ according to Coreen, then why
    were there "recommended repairs" that Quadrant was willing to pay for
    in exchange for dropping the lawsuit?

    "Penny Silly-um". Clever!!


    On 10/20/10, Deborah wrote:
    > Meant to add that Newton's theory is now known as the LAW of
    > gravity..and this IS a serious matter.
    > On 10/20/10, Deborah wrote:
    >> RD,
    >> Again, your industry owes, in no small part, its boom in recent
    >> years due to efforts of mold victims who survived to tell about it.
    >> "Irrefutable" evidence; cause and effect? A middle-aged adult
    >> diagnosed w/ asthma w/ no family history of it noting that their
    >> symptoms ( others as well as the asthma ) diminish during absence
    >> from the dwelling and later discovering, via testing, that there are
    >> various molds, aspergillus included, in the dwelling including in
    >> the HVAC system and duct work would seem irrefutable to me. How did
    >> Newton come up with his theory of gravity? Observation and
    >> repeatable results.
    >> The evidence is there, it is simply a case of this being a battle
    >> much like the ones waged against Big Tobacco, asbestos, lead,
    >> dioxin, etc...big money can hold off reality for so long not forever.
    >> I have seen aspergillosis in patients and am familiar with it and
    >> the number you claim to "have seen" who were "immunocompromised" is
    >> your personal observation based on how many years and how many
    >> individual and/or clients who actually divulged such information to
    >> to you, a remediator often, if not exclusively, working for the
    >> structures' owners and/or insurance companies? I think your
    >> observations represent the lower end of the spectrum and there are
    >> other illnesses besides full blown aspergillosis that occur due to
    >> exposure.
    >> How many individuals died w/o autopsies? Guess the only way to find
    >> out is to perform more autopsies which isn't likely to happen in
    >> today's economy. Looking through paperwork today, I happened upon
    >> an important 2008 study out of Germany, "Is there a need for
    >> autopsies in the management of fungal disease?" by Manfred Knoke,
    >> Hannelore Bernhardt and Gunther Schwesinger
    >> Faculty of Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    >> Any volunteers?
    >> On 10/20/10, Rem Dude wrote:
    >>> Deborah:
    >>> If what you say were true, then mold plaintiffs would not be
    >>> losing case after case after case. Today, it takes more than
    >>> plausibility and conjecture to prove chronic illness due to mold
    >>> exposure.
    >>> Granted, I have seen 7 cases of Aspergillosis, however, all were
    >>> immunocompromised patients and none could link indoor exposure
    >>> to their infections. In fact, PCR analysis in 2 cases proved
    >>> that there was no connection.
    >>> The issue is simple, if you have "irrefutable proof" linking
    >>> indoor exposure to chronic illness, then you may have a chance
    >>> in court - but if you dont, expect to lose your case.
    >>> RD
    >>> On 10/20/10, Deborah wrote:
    >>>> On 10/19/10, Rem Dude wrote:
    >>>>> " You would think by now that the legal profession would wise
    >>>>> up to the facts - black toxic mold hype doesn�t work
    >>>>> anymore."
    >>>>> RD
    >>>> You think that any CIH, remediator, medical professional, IAQ
    >>>> expert, etc. would wise up to the fact that molds and their
    >>>> byproducts, even molds other than "black" toxic mold [sic
    >>>> redundant], do indeed cause serious health problems in a much
    >>>> larger 'sub'-group of the population than earlier 'position'
    >>>> statements and opinions for hire led the general public, the
    >>>> courts, and many others to believe.
    >>>> Aspergillus is one of the worst culprits and also largely
    >>>> responsible for adult onset asthma as well as many other
    >>> ailments.
    >>>> But I do agree with the remark about construction defects being
    >>>> a viable cause of action and one that should have been pursued
    >>>> simultaneously.

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