The rise of digital health products has generally been associated with health improvements. Apple Watches, Fitbits, and smartphone apps that count our steps, monitor our heart rate, and detail our sleep are usually thought to benefit consumers. Similarly, less mainstream digital health products, like wearable patches for diabetics, can actually save lives. Who is liable, however, when one of these devices malfunctions and causes or contributes to the wearer’s injuries?
Texas construction site accidents can have devastating consequences for construction workers as well as innocent bystanders.
Workers injured in on-the-job accidents are often misinformed and don't realize they may still sue the manufacturer of unsafe or defective products or goods which may have caused their injury in a
When a motor vehicle accident results in serious personal injuries, it is always tragic, but when a busload of teenagers is involved, it's particularly devastating.
One minute 40 high school band members and six adults on a charter bus home were dreaming of the Disney trip they had left behind and the next minute they were reportedly flying through the air as the bus ran off the road and plunged 50 feet down a ravine. First responders reportedly had to rappel down and cut some of the victims from the mangled bus.
Texas offshore accident attorneys know that those who work offshore, like fisherman and other seamen, have inherently dangerous jobs. In fact, there are maritime accident laws and other laws, such as the Jones Act, that are specifically designed to protect such workers and to provide compensation from their employers in certain circumstances in the event they are injured on the job.
The Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy forced the nation to face the unsettling fact that our children are susceptible to unthinkable threats from the outside while attending school. Unfortunately, they are also susceptible to unthinkable, though less sinister, dangers from within.
Explosion injury is not something you expect to happen at school, especially to preschool age children.