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- Injuries Caused by Defective Car Parts
Car accidents are an unfortunate fact of life. When an accident is the result of another's negligence or recklessness, the law holds the person responsible. When the accident is due to defective car parts, there are responsible parties that should be held accountable too.
- A Quiet Danger: Three Common Types of Nursery Product Defects
The CPSC reports that on average, 114 children die from nursery product injuries each year. This article examines the three types of product defects, as well as the victim’s and family’s rights after an accident.
- Auto Defect Cases in Personal Injury Law
Per the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), any automotive part that “poses a risk to motor vehicle safety” can be viewed as defective. The manufacturers of defective products which result in the injury or death of consumers who use them as directed can be held legally accountable under strict liability laws.
- Known to Fail but Implanted Anyway: DePuy ASR Hip Replacements
Johnson & Johnson announced in January 2013 that it had set aside close to $1 billion, in addition to the $3 billion set aside in 2011, to compensate those who received a defective metal-on-metal hip implant from the company.
- My Transvaginal Mesh Is Defective. Now What?
The medical devices were meant to fix pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence, but many women found they were the victims of untested devices that caused greater pain and serious complications.
- Defective Product Liability Stemming from Failure to Pull Product from Shelves
Defective product liability stemming from failure to pull product from shelves may require the services of personal injury lawyers in Clarksburg.
- How the Consumer Product Safety Commission Keeps Us Safe
The CPSC is an independent federal regulatory agency whose mission is to keep American consumers safe. The agency issues standards for products and safety recalls for products demonstrated to create risks to users and consumers.
- Alabama Child Injury Lawyer Recaps 2012’s Major Recalls of Hazardous Child Products
This article discusses the dangers of defective products, particularly in the context of children's toys and goods. In addition to a general discussion of child injury and product liability claims, the article identifies a few examples of defective children's goods recalled in 2012.
- Feds Investigate Unsafe Honda Motorcycles & ATVs
Federal agencies are investigating allegations that the largest Honda dealer in the country intentionally and knowingly sold unsafe motorcycles, dirt bikes, and all terrain vehicles to the public.
- The Dangerous Side Effects of Transvaginal Mesh Contraction
Transvaginal mesh implants are designed to treat women with pelvic organ prolapse (POP) or stress urinary incontinence (SUI), both conditions caused by the weakening of muscles, ligaments, and connective tissue involved in holding up the affected organs. Traditionally, when surgical intervention was necessary, the surgeon would repair the damaged tissue by stitching strong tissue together.