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Interview: Electric Blanket Burns and Fires

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Several consumers have filed complaints alleging that various types of electric blankets have malfunctioned and caused severe burn injuries and in some cases, large fires. In this interview, George McLaughlin explains what’s happening with the claims regarding electric blanket burns and fires. He also explains what you should do if you’ve been injured by a […]

Interview: Update on Electric Pressure Cooker Lawsuits

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What is happening with the electric pressure cooker lawsuits? Several owners have claimed that the device has a dangerous defect. These cookers claim to have a safeguard that prevents the device from being opened while the contents inside are hot and under pressure. However, some owners say that they’ve been able to open the lid […]

Interview: Lawsuits Target Defective GreatCall Devices

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According to product liability lawsuits, GreatCall devices are not doing their job. They should be alerting emergency services with the touch of a button, but according to a recent class action lawsuit, they aren’t working. This means that injured people who need help aren’t getting it in time, making their injuries even worse. In this […]

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 […]

Interview: Defective 3M Military Earplugs

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What went wrong with the defective 3M military earplugs? We spoke with Merrida Coxwell, an injury attorney who receives multiple calls every day from military service men and women asking about their legal options. Many veterans have filed lawsuits claiming that 3M’s Combat Arms Earplugs, Version 2 (CAEv2) failed to protect their ears from loud […]

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 […]

Conversation with attorney Brian Chase about the Johnson & Johnson ovarian cancer lawsuits

Interview: Johnson & Johnson Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits

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What’s happening with the Johnson & Johnson ovarian cancer lawsuits? Many women have filed product liability suits against the pharmaceutical company. They claim that its baby powder product caused the development of ovarian cancer. Many of these lawsuits were filed on behalf of women who have since passed away. The product is still on shelves […]

Are Pressure Cookers Safe?

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Are pressure cookers safe? The answer depends on the model. According to recent claims, defects are allowing people to open pressure cookers while the contents inside are both very hot and highly pressurized. In fact, anything pressurized and then popped open—accidentally or intentionally—could cause some serious damage. What Does the Law Say About Dangerous Products? […]

Who Is Liable for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

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Carbon monoxide is known as the silent killer. You often don’t even realize you’re inhaling it, and that’s the biggest part of the danger. The fact is someone must be held accountable for the potential wrongful death or personal injury claim resulting from carbon monoxide poisoning, but a question always remains—who’s at fault? Carbon Monoxide Poisoning […]

Attorney Interview: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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There are many ways that people can become victims of carbon monoxide poisoning. A faulty detector is one, but many kinds of products like space heaters or charcoal grills can also emit dangerous levels of carbon monoxide. Worst of all, victims don’t know it’s happening, hence the term “the silent killer.” Many suspect that they […]

Attorney Interview: All About Product Liability Law

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What happens when you get injured by a product you expect to be safe – like a dresser, cell phone, or dryer set? You call a lawyer experienced in product liability law. Stewart Eisenberg is one such attorney. In this video, he explains all the options available if you are injured by a product. To […]

Attorney Interview: What To Do If You’re Injured By a Product

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Being injured by a knife, gun, or “dangerous” weapon is one thing. When the injury occurs from Christmas lights, washing machines, dressers, or another type of product that isn’t supposed to hurt you, that’s when product liability laws come into play. Michael Callahan describes all the ins and outs about product liability law in this video. […]

Electric Blanket Burns and Fires

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Certain types of electric blankets can be extremely dangerous. In this video, George McLaughlin takes a deep dive into the burn injuries and house fires caused by Sunbeam electric blankets. He has handled many product liability lawsuits, and he knows how to prove the connection faulty design or construction and serious injuries. George McLaughlin is […]

Did Talcum Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer in Women?

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Does Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer? Studies have shown a connection between talcum powder and ovarian cancer. Some women who used products containing talc, such as Johnson & Johnson baby powder, later developed ovarian cancer. Attorney Nancy Winkler has represented some of these women. In this video, she explains what you can […]