Category Archives: product liability

Are Space Heaters Dangerous?

There are several reasons why people use space heaters. Not only do they effectively heat small spaces using minimal amounts of energy, they can be used all year round on demand and they allow property owners to save money on … Continue reading

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Are Warning Labels Enough to Protect Toy Manufacturers in the Case of Children’s’ Injuries?

For any toys manufactured for children under the age of fourteen, the CPSCA (Consumer Product Safety Consumer Act), along with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, sets strict standards for product design and safety. Federal regulation and legislation provide a very … Continue reading

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Can I Sue if I Was Burned By a Malfunctioning Firework?

The Fourth of July is one of the most revered holidays of our time, but statistically, it is also the most dangerous. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 200 people are seriously injured in firework-related accidents … Continue reading

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Are You Thinking About Buying Your Kids a Hoverboard?

Last holiday season, the shining star among gift-buying selections for both kids and adults was the two-wheeled hoverboard. Since then, there have been numerous reports of these devices suddenly erupting and catching fire in peoples’ homes. As a result, many … Continue reading

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Pharmaceutical Drug Defects and Lawsuits

Unfortunately these days, new drugs and medications are rushed out on the market without being thoroughly and properly tested. This is because the pharmaceutical drug manufacturing industry has grown massively in the past few decades, and the amount capital invested … Continue reading

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The Three Largest Ford Automobile Recalls in History

Based out of Detroit, Michigan, Ford Motor Company manufacturers various model cars, sports utility vehicles, and trucks, all at economy-based prices. Ford Motor Company has been a trusted vehicle manufacturer in the United States since the early 1900’s. But over … Continue reading

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Is Market Share Liability Still Used in Product Liability Cases?

Market share liability is a legal set of rules that plaintiffs and courts can use against a group of product manufacturers in a product liability case if the origin of the harmful product in question cannot be proven. In such … Continue reading

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Are Bed Rails a Safety Concern for the Elderly?

When we get to a certain age, our bones and muscles naturally weaken and atrophy. Elderly individuals have trouble navigating their ways into and out of bed each day, and can even have trouble remaining in bed as they sleep … Continue reading

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Common Defects with Vehicular Recalls

Thousands of vehicles have been recalled by the manufacturer over the past several decades. This happens when certain parts or functions of a car or truck malfunction in a way that can cause a person harm or death. Defectively-designed automobiles … Continue reading

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Product Recalls that Have Gone Down in History

Product recalls happen when manufacturers introduce a new product or commodity to the market for resale, but the product is defective and dangerous in some way. Manufacturers these days are in high competition and always in a rush when it … Continue reading

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