How to Know if an Injury Occurred Due to Product Defect or User Error

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When you are injured by a product it can be hard to know whether the injury occurred due to user error or a defect in the product. Some products should be reasonably safe for a consumer to use with very little instruction. Other products contain innate hazards and rely at least partially on the competency […]

What to Do if You Are Hurt by a Defective Medical Device

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Medical devices are relied upon by doctors and patients alike to work in predictable, effective ways. When a medical device fails to do so because of a defect, severe consequences can occur to a patient’s health. If you or a loved one were injured by a defective medical device, it can be difficult to figure […]

Legal Options for Ceramic Hip Implant Defects

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Hip implant defects are an alarmingly common cause of complications in hip surgery patient recovery. While many hip implants have been recalled and hip plant manufacturers are currently being sued for damage to patient’s health, ceramic hip implants present their own unique set of dangers and damages. Patients who have received a ceramic hip implant […]

Do You Have a Product Liability Case?

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When an injury occurs due to using a specific product, it can be difficult to know if the injuries were due to user error or a truly defective product. There are some specific signs to look for which could indicate a legitimate product defect, in which case you would be eligible to file a product […]

Are Instant Pot Pressure Cookers Safe?

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George McLaughlin | 888-366-0579 | Free Consult Are Instant Pot pressure cookers safe? If you’re doing a lot of cooking at home during the quarantine, be extremely careful with pressure cookers. Attorney George McLaughlin says that these products are not as safe as advertised. George McLaughlin is a personal injury and product liability attorney who […]

Attorney Issues Warning About Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper

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Jan Hinson | 888-364-0226 | Free Consult “No one should be using this product. No one. Not a newborn, not a 2-week-old, nobody should be in these types of products.” Fisher-Price has sold over 4 million units of its Rock ‘n Play Sleeper, which advertises that it allows babies to “sleep at a comfortable incline”. […]

Are Pressure Cookers Safe to Use?

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George McLaughlin | 888-366-0579 | Free Consult Are pressure cookers safe to use? Many users have reported that the cookers can open while under intense pressure, leading to dangerous explosions and burn injuries. George McLaughlin is a personal injury and product liability attorney who accepts cases from across the country. He is based in Denver, […]

Atlanta Attorney: What to Do if Injured at Work

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Attorney Jasper Abbott | 888-981-5602 | Free Consult “Just don’t assume whatever your employer tells you regarding your rights under what the statute are, that you’re only entitled to that [is false].” What should you do if you were injured at work? Is workers’ comp your only option? Do you need an attorney to file […]

Takata Airbag Recall: New Safety Issue Threatens Millions of Vehicles

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Attorney Stewart Eisenberg | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult “This is a new issue, a new problem with the airbags—Takata again—and many of the same vehicles are involved.” For years Takata airbags have been the subject of recalls and personal injury claims. These claims were tied to an error with the chemicals used to initiate the […]

Can I Sue Amazon for a Defective Product Injury?

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Who is responsible for a defective product injury? Is it the manufacturer of the product? What about the store who sold it to you? Depending on the case, it could be either, or both. It all depends on who made the error that ultimately led to the injury. Until recently, Amazon (arguably the world’s largest […]

Millions STILL Haven’t Replaced Their Takata Airbags. Have You?

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You may have heard about the Takata airbag recall from a few years ago. More than 150 vehicle models from 19 different automakers contain the airbags, which were reported to explode on days of high heat. The reason for this auto defect? To explain, it helps to understand how airbags work. Behind the airbag itself […]

Class Action Lawsuits Filed Over Recalled Rock ‘N Play Sleepers

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In late June, Fisher-Price recalled 71,000 sleeper accessories for Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yards. This is the latest in a series of troubling stories connected to these sleepers, and many parents are fighting back with class action lawsuits. Why Did Fisher Price Recall the Sleepers? Evidence suggests that the sleepers may have been connected […]

Apple Recalls 2015 MacBook Pros for Fire Hazard

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Apple has issued a safety recall for its 2015 MacBook Pro laptops with Retina Display saying that the computers’ batteries may overheat and post a fire hazard. According to a report on The Verge, the company says there are a limited number of affected units sold between September 2015 and February 2017. Although they haven’t […]

Exploding E. Cigarette Shatters Nevada Teen’s Jaw

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Austin Adams, a 17-year-old boy in a small Nevada town was vaping when his e-cigarette exploded in his face blowing a hole through his jaw. According to news reports, Adams traveled 250 miles with a bloody mouth, broken teeth and shattered jaw to a pediatric hospital in Utah with his mother. Doctors rushed him into […]

What if My Medication is Recalled?

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If a drug company realizes that their medication is causing harmful effects, it could issue a recall. Make sure to pay attention to these recalls, as it could have serious implications for your health. What Are the Different Types of Drug Recalls? When the quality or safety of a drug has been compromised in accordance […]

3M Earplugs: The Latest on the Lawsuits

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3M’s website calls them “the world’s softest earplugs.” But these devices may have contributed to long-term hearing damage for thousands upon thousands of veterans, hundreds of whom are now filing suit against the company, alleging that the products failed to protect their ears from combat-related noise damage. The Department of Justice has already settled its […]

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What You Need to Know About the Massive Subaru Recall

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Recalls are common, particularly in the automotive industry. What many consumers do not know, however, is how to tell if your vehicle is affected by a recall. This information is not as accessible as you would think. This is the case for a current planned recall involving Subaru. Here’s everything you need to know. Subaru […]

Will Congress Finally Regulate Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder?

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Johnson & Johnson is still facing quite a bit of legal heat over its alleged connection to ovarian cancer. Many lawsuits a mounting pile of evidence suggests a link between ovarian cancer and the use of baby powder—or to be more exact, talcum powder. This was brought to the attention of Congress via the House […]