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Jeff Rasansky

Marketing is one of the ways that a product may be deemed to be defective from a legal standpoint. The marketing that is used to sell a product has to accurately represent that product, what it does and how it is to be used. If it inaccurately represents the product in any way, it might…

Jeff Rasansky

Farmer’s markets and food poisoning outbreaks. In 2001, a Listeria outbreak killed over 30 people. The outbreak was traced back to cantaloupe from a farm in Colorado. The outbreak affected people in several different states. According the Denver Post, the outbreak caused one farmer’s market to require that all of their growers carry liability insurance….

Jeff Rasansky

A line of trampolines sold exclusively at the Toys “R” Us line of stores has been recalled as of May 17, 2012. A press release from United States Consumer Product Safety Commission gives details on the products, which include about 40,000 in total. The products affected are the First Fitness Trampolines with Handlebars. These are…

Jeff Rasansky

According to a study by the Silent Spring Institute in Massachusetts, women who use certain household cleaners may be at a higher risk of breast cancer than those who do not. The study was only the beginning of research into this issue and there needs to be more work done before this finding could be…

Jeff Rasansky

Filing a lawsuit over a defective product requires that you meet some specific criteria. Many of the requirements are very similar to what is required of any lawsuit, so you’ll have some idea of whether or not you have a good claim on your hands by simply taking a look at some previous cases and…

Jeff Rasansky

Many—if not most—of the products that people buy these days are manufactured overseas. From the parts in your computer to the pots and pans in your kitchen to the shoes on your feet, overseas manufacturers provide many of the products that are used in the US. This opens up the obvious question, what can be…

Jeff Rasansky

There’s really no way around the fact that using your seat belt is a good idea. Not only is it the law, the NHTSA also has data that shows that over 60 percent of the people who are killed in a car accident were not wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash. This…

Jeff Rasansky

Fosamax is a drug prescribed to help prevent and treat osteoporosis.  It is most widely used by post-menopausal women on hormone replacement therapy, but there are risks. If you use Fosamax, or have used it in the past, you know that it is marketed as a way to slow or prevent the bone-damaging effects of…

Jeff Rasansky

Second-hand cribs: smart shopping or hidden danger? Babies require a lot of stuff. Strollers, car seats, and cribs can add up to hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Many parents rely on yard sales and hand-me-downs to get the gear they need. But used baby gear can be dangerous. Since 2007, the U.S. Consumer Product…

Jeff Rasansky

In many Dallas homes, the Christmas tree goes up on the day after Thanksgiving. When you decorate this year, make sure to think about safety. Each year, more than 80,000 suffer holiday-related injuries. With few tips from our Dallas product liability attorneys, you can keep your holidays jolly and safe. Artificial Trees Artificial trees are convenient…

Jeff Rasansky

Do Unsafe Hospital Beds and Rails Qualify Under Laws of Product Liability? Nation Master states that there is an estimated 3.6 hospital beds available per 1,000 people in the United States. Despite the fact that there aren’t many beds to go around, there is still a significant problem with unsafe hospital beds. You might not think much of…

Jeff Rasansky

We rely on medical professionals and equipment to be there for us when we are ill–we do not expect the system to fail. The terrifying truth, though, is that sometimes medical equipment failures do occur and other times medical equipment is used incorrectly. These problems can cause serious injury and even death. So what types…

Jeff Rasansky

Baby Trend has recalled several models of its car seats due to a safety flaw that may result in inadequate protection being provided to the child. The devices include the 6400 Rigid Latch-Loc Base, the 6439 Rigid Latch-Loc, the 6488 Rigid Latch-Loc and the 6481 Rigid Latch-Loc. Dangerous Manufacturing Flaw The reason that these items…

Jeff Rasansky

Since 1997, 87 people have been killed by air bags. This is according to the national Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Injuries that occur because of airbag deployment usually occur during the course of an accident. There are cases, however, were someone suffers a defective air bag injury when an airbag deploys inappropriately. While accident such…

Jeff Rasansky

Many people are grossly unfamiliar with product liability claims. When it comes down to it, only a lawyer can provide you with comprehensive information about your rights. A product liability claim is something you need to discuss with a lawyer. Before you get started, remember the following: Never rely on pop culture for information about…

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