Injuries from Defective Toys in Massachusetts

Posted in Blog, Product Liability by on December 20th, 2014

The holiday season is a time for family gatherings and friendly merriment but it can also expose children to the dangers and the potential of injuries from unsafe or defective toys. Millions of toys are sold each year and some of those toys will lead to injuries. Most Massachusetts parents assume that the toys they purchased have been thoroughly tested and are safe for children. Unfortunately, not… Read More

Product Liability: Is your vehicle at fault for an accident?

Posted in Personal Injury, Product Liability by on July 16th, 2014

Product Liability
With summer here most of us spend more time on the road, that’s why it is important to stay on top of the safety of your vehicle. If there are issues involving the safety of your vehicle the manufacturer may be liable for any damages under products liability law. There have already been numerous recalls this year from major automotive companies such as General Motors and Toyota. These companies… Read More

What Homeowners Need To Know About Swimming Pool Liability

Posted in Insurance, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Real Estate by on April 10th, 2014

  With the onset of spring here in South Coast Mass, thoughts of warm weather, the beach, and swimming pools may begin coming into your head. You may be considering installing a pool in your backyard this year, or you may already have one. While they do bring much enjoyment, swimming pools also expose you to a higher level of liability as a homeowner. The sight of a swimming pool is somet… Read More

Victims of Fosamax Recall Recieve Compensation

Posted in Blog, Product Liability by on July 18th, 2013

Recently, there has been quite a few drugs and devices released to the public that have led to serious medical conditions, and resulted in countless recalls and lawsuits. If you or someone you love lives in the Taunton/Raynham area and has been affected by such a recall, it can be difficult to know where to begin to look for help. One such drug that has recently caused many injuries is Fosamax,… Read More

Hip Replacement Recall Leads to Thousands of Lawsuits

Posted in Blog, Personal Injury, Product Liability by on June 4th, 2013

Medical recalls are an unfortunate fact. We have all heard the commercials on TV, for medications with countless side effect warnings, or ads warning of serious dangers that have presented themselves from some medications or surgical implants. The FDA has many standards in place to protect people from serious harm from products, but unfortunately some products are not discovered to be harmful unti… Read More

Product Recalls and Claiming Your Settlement

Posted in Product Liability by on March 4th, 2013

Product recalls are a fact of life.  We hear about them so often that we may not pay much attention to them as we see them. Occasionally though, the initial product malfunctions that leads to a recall can be disastrous, and even deadly. In the state of Massachusetts, if a manufacturer produces a product that causes harm or results in death of the user, the law places liability on the manufacturer… Read More

Drug Side Effects and Product Liability

Posted in Product Liability by on January 28th, 2013

With our lives becoming longer and busier, many of us rely on medications to improve or maintain our quality of life. For example, when we suffer from depression, need birth control or have high blood pressure, medications help ease those conditions and symptoms.  Today almost half of all Americans take at least one prescription drug this may lead to product liability. The problem is that prop… Read More