Women who use or have used talcum powder on a weekly basis risk developing ovarian cancer at some point in their life. This statistic substantially increases when used on a daily basis.
Since talc products are not currently regulated in the United States, there are no clear warning labels or indications that this product can potentially cause long term and/or fatal effects.
Auto product liability refers to a legal burden held by car manufactures. In short, car manufacturers are responsible to create safe vehicles and automotive components. If a car is innately flawed, the manufacturer could be held responsible for any accidents and injuries caused by the defect.
November 20th is Universal Children’s Day, a day instituted by the United Nations’ General Assembly to be observed around the world. The U.N.’s goal was to set aside a day to remember the welfare of children across the globe. In honor of Universal Children’s Day, Fox Goldblatt & Singer PC wanted to address child safety on today’s blog.
Class action lawsuits. It seems as if almost every day there is a new lawsuit against a company or service provider. Our firm commonly handles class action lawsuits that involve individuals who were injured or became ill because of a certain product, drug or medical device.
Product liability is an area of personal injury law dealing with accidents and injuries resulting from dangerous and defective consumer products. Although government organizations such as the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulate, issue recalls, and inform consumers of various products, thousands of individuals still sustain avoidable injuries every year.