Veterans sue earplug company over hearing loss

Hundreds of veterans have filed lawsuits against a manufacturer of earplugs sold to the U.S. military because they say the earplugs are faulty and they now have permanent hearing loss. The lawsuits allege Minnesota-based 3M sold defective dual-ended Combat Arms earplugs. Last year, the U.S. government and 3M settled a lawsuit for $9.1 million, resolving … Continue reading Veterans sue earplug company over hearing loss