Revolving Door Accidents

Revolving door accidents

Revolving doors allow people to enter and exit a building without letting outside air to enter the structure.  However, while revolving doors offer energy efficiencies in heating and cooling, these doors also have potential shortcomings. If these revolving doors are defective or negligently maintained, these doors can cause severe injuries to innocent members of the … Read more

Are E-Cigarettes Dangerous?

E- Cigarettes Failure

Over the past decade, electronic cigarettes – also known as “vapes” – have become very popular. Today, more than 10 million Americans use e-cigarettes. For many e-cigarette users, vaping is a means to seek a nicotine “buzz” without inhaling the harmful chemicals found in traditional cigarettes. However, e-cigarettes still pose a danger, such as the … Read more

Defective 3M Earplugs Supplied to Soldiers

Defective 3m earplugs

Thousands of US military veteran suffer from hearing loss due to the results of explosives and gunshots at a close range. To protect our nation’s soldiers, all branches of the military supply personnel with earplugs intended to protect wearers from dangerous noise levels. However, from 2003-2015, earplugs manufactured by 3M and provided to active duty … Read more

Elevator and Escalator Accidents 

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Elevators and escalators are a commonplace convenience for all of us. According to data from ConsumerWatch.com, elevators in the United States make 18 billion passenger trips a year. While escalators make an average of 105 billion passenger trips yearly. Despite the relative safety of these devices, accidents on elevators and escalators can cause serious injury … Read more

E-SCOOTER DANGERS: THE COST OF CONVENIENCE

bike accident

E-scooters are becoming increasingly popular across the United States and riders need to be aware of the dangers involved. These motorized vehicles are a top transportation choice among commuters in Las Vegas and many other urban areas because of their maneuverability, ease of use, and lack of regulation. As many injured victims are finding out, … Read more

IS YOUR CHAINSAW SAFE?

A worker using a chainsaw

Many chainsaw injuries are caused by careless use, but a large number result from poorly designed or defective equipment and parts, inadequate warnings, or incorrect operating instructions from the manufacturer. Under products liability law, chainsaw manufacturers, sellers, and distributors can be held liable for injuries and deaths that are caused by dangerous chainsaws. Three Causes … Read more

RECOVERING COMPENSATION FOR PLUMBING DEFECTS

plumbing defects

Often times construction defects, like a  plumbing problem, are not readily apparent. In fact, a construction defect can exist for a long period of time before it is discovered and, all the while, it is causing serious damage to your home. Plumbing defects are one such problem that may go undetected and cause serious and … Read more

HOW TO RECOVER COMPENSATION FOR ROOFING AND STUCCO DEFECTS

2-storey house

Roofing defects and other defects with a home’s exterior can cause serious damage to a property. A roof defect can allow water to penetrate your home, resulting in water damage to framing, drywall, insulation, flooring, and personal property. Water damage can, in turn, result in mold growth and contamination of your home, rendering your home unsafe for … Read more

RECOVERING COMPENSATION FOR FOUNDATION DEFECTS

Foundation defects

The foundation of a home supports the entire structure so it is incredibly important that it be free from construction defects. Foundation defects can manifest as floor cracking, stucco cracks, drywall cracks, moisture wicking up through the floor, and building sag or collapse. If you notice any of these signs of foundation defects, you should immediately get … Read more