With spring in full swing all across Colorado, homeowners like you and me are getting out the tools and doing a bit of cleaning – gutters, outdoor lighting, tree trimming and other tasks that require a little extra boost in height. Plenty of indoor cleaning and maintenance tasks like changing light bulbs require a boost as well. If you own a folding step stool from Kennedy International Continue Reading
Product Recalls & Safety
Defective consumer products, foods, toys and other products pose a serious danger to adults and children. Now more than ever before, we hear stories of people being seriously injured due to food-related illness, faulty children’s toys and other defective products.
Continue browsing to learn about recent product recalls and your legal rights if you or a loved one are harmed due to the negligence of a manufacturer or another person.
Snowmobiles like ones from Arctic Cat are popular here in Colorado this time of year. If snowfall has been good, they’re great for traversing wild areas of the Rocky Mountains, San Juan Mountains and other rural areas of our great state. Like many other machines though, snowmobiles can have defects or other issues that make them a bit more dangerous. So, after Arctic Cat received four Continue Reading
Over the last couple of years, Toyota has been plagued by various problems culminating in massive recalls. Stuck accelerators proved the most dangerous, resulting in millions of vehicles being recalled. The situation was also dicey for the Japanese automaker as congressional and criminal investigations ensued over the company’s handling of the problems. Now, steering problems in several Toyota Continue Reading
At least 55 people in 14 states, including Colorado, have fallen ill with listeriosis, a condition triggered by a food-borne bacterium that causes muscle aches, abdominal pains, nausea, diarrhea, severe headaches and fever. The outbreak is also being blamed on 8 deaths, two of which occurred in Colorado. If the bacteria spread from the intestines into the bloodstream and nervous system, it could Continue Reading
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According to estimates by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, food poisoning affects 1 in 6 Americans annually. This means approximately 48 million people become ill due to contaminated food this year.
The Babcock Law Firm legal team talk about what it takes to win a defective product lawsuit for injuries sustained from a foodborne illness
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