3M Sued By Veterans Over Military-Grade Earplugs


Last updated 2/27/2019 at 2:57pm

The Transylvania County Veterans Service Office has learned that a number of veterans have filed lawsuits against 3M Company of Minnesota because of defective earplugs sold to the U.S. military.

The lawsuits allege that 3M Company designed the earplugs in a defective manner. The failure allegedly resulted in hearing loss, tinnitus and loss of balance in those veterans who used 3M’s trademarked, dual-ended Combat Arms earplugs between 2003 and 2015.

Transylvania County veterans who used the 3M earplugs and think their hearing loss, tinnitus and loss of balance is a result of using the 3M e...

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