Acoustic neuroma and mobile phone use – another legal decision in Italy

This time a person in Florence who developed acoustic neuroma after long-term use of mobile phone has been awarded economic compensation (articles only available in Italian; google translations to English available here and here). The worker had used his company mobile phone for 10 years, 2-3 hours per day. INAIL (The National Institute for Insurance against Accidents at Work) was again the organisation that was ordered to pay compensation by court order.


Mobile phone use and acoustic neuroma – lawsuit in Italy

A person with heavy use of mobil phone who developed an acoustic neuroma has been awarded compensation in Italy in a recent ruling (additional articles available here and here). The judge ruled in favour for a causal association.