Category: Defective Products

America’s Other Gun Problem: Defective Firearms

Jarred Brown, 28, had just picked up his Taurus PT-145 Millennium Pro pistol and headed out with his friend to do some target shooting. According to his friend, the pistol was in Jarred’s hip holster when it discharged on the family’s back porch.

 

The pistol sent a.45-caliber slug through Jarred’s femoral artery, and his father came out onto the porch to find his son bleeding out. Jarred’s father [..]

3 Types of Defective Product Cases in Florida

We just got through the season of giving, but that also makes it the season of getting for a lot of people. If you or someone love was injured due to a seeming defect in one of their new toys – literal or figurative – you might be feeling angry. You might be wondering if you have a legal case against someone because of the problems cause by their [..]

Watch Out! Common Ways Florida Kids Get Injured Around Christmas

Any parent or relative of small children will tell you that there is nothing quite so special and rewarding as sharing the holiday season with little ones. Children’s unfettered enthusiasm for Christmas is contagious, helping to bring out the kid in all of us.

 

The Christmas holiday is therefore an occasion marked with excitement and joy for Florida families. However, all of that excitement means that kids and [..]

Hoverboards, Electric Skateboards Still Causing Injuries

Trends often come and go. Think Tickle Me Elmo, Beanie Babies, Tamagotchis, Furbies – the list goes on and on. Usually people simply get tired of them, or an old trend is replaced by a new trend. However, in the case of hoverboards and electric skateboards, the trend has hit a bit of a stumbling block for a different reason – it turned out to be dangerous.

 

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Do I Have a Hoverboard Lawsuit?

 

Hoverboards were called the hottest holiday gift last year – and just not because they were so popular.

 

These motorized platforms, often compared to a portable Segway or balancing scooter, gained rapid attention on social media for their popularity with celebrities and futuristic capabilities. However, the amount of injuries and disasters caused by them quickly resulted in new, not-so-fun headlines.

 

Falling off hoverboards caused an alarming [..]