• California Court Of Appeals Finds Total Pollution Exclusion Bars Coverage For Damages From Alleged Silica Exposure
  • April 15, 2005 | Authors: Walter J. Andrews; Lon A. Berk
  • Law Firm: Hunton & Williams LLP - McLean Office
  • A California trial court properly ruled that injuries from industrial silica exposure are excluded from coverage by the total pollution exclusion in a commercial liability policy, California's First Appellate District held on March 9, 2005. Garamendi v. Golden Eagle Ins. Co., 2005 WL 545717 (Cal. Ct. App. 1st Dist. March 9, 2005).