Products Liability

May 28, 2014

Tampa Accident Attorney: Dismal Recall Rate of Kids’ Products

When we purchase children’s products like cribs or car seats, we’d like to believe that item has been rigorously tested for safety and that no harm could come to our children. Most of us rarely think about potentially dangerous manufacturing … Continue reading
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August 29, 2011

Clearwater, FL man and son die in single car accident due to tire blow out in Polk County, FL

On a mid-afternoon car ride, a family’s life changed in a matter of seconds. According to the Lakeland Ledger and the St. Petersburg Times, Terry Lee Colston, 55, of Clearwater, FL, was driving his 2006 Ford Expedition heading east on … Continue reading
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September 18, 2010

On Your Mark. Get Set. Stop! Red-Light Cameras Get Final “Go” From City Commissioners in Haines City, Florida

Polk County City Commissioners have been planning and has approved red-light cameras in Polk County, FL since 2008. On Monday, November 3, 2008 at Polk County, FL City Hall, Polk County, FL Commissioners unanimously approved an ordinance outlining the practice. … Continue reading
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September 18, 2010

The Federal Consumer Product Safety Commission Receives Thousands of Complaints about Dry Wall Including From Plant City, FL: Homeowners Gain Limited Relief

Complaints about drywall, which is mostly made in China, first surfaced a few years ago, and hundreds of lawsuits have been filed in state and federal court to recover money to replace it. The Federal Consumer Product Safety Commission has … Continue reading
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September 9, 2010

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Issued warning Letters To Five Electronic Cigarette Distributors

One in five deaths in the United States is caused by cigarette smoking. An estimated 46 million citizens in America, between the ages of 18-65, currently smoke cigarettes, the Center for Disease Control stated. 41.3% of adults who hold a … Continue reading
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June 24, 2010

Polk County, Florida Police to Decide Right-on-Red Traffic Camera Violations

Officials have decided that beginning July 1st, Lakeland, FL Police, will decide on camera captured illegal right turns without direction from Polk County Commissioners. According to the Lakeland Ledger, the new state law will also bring a drop in camera … Continue reading
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April 24, 2010

Polk County, Florida 5-Year-Old Girl Hit, Injured by Golf Cart

According to the Lakeland Ledger, a 5-year-old girl suffered a severe head injury about 6 p.m. Friday. A man who says he is a neighbor stated she was hurt when she fell off a large, golf cart-type vehicle that has … Continue reading
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April 12, 2010

Florida Considers dangerous Dog Regulations

Florida legislators are considering a bill to regulate “dangerous dogs.” According to Bay News 9, the controversial bill advancing to the Florida Senate could implement stricter laws on pit bull owners and other “dangerous breeds,” and the idea has many … Continue reading
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April 6, 2010

Florida Needs Booster Seat Law

According to Dr. Nancy Silva, who’s a board certified pediatrician in Brandon,FL, , the State of Florida is in serious need of motor vehicle laws which enforce the use of booster seats. The following is an excerpt from Dr. Silva’s … Continue reading
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April 3, 2009

Fatal Lake Wales, Florida Crash On S.R. 60 leaves a local man dead, another seriously injured

A local Winter Haven, FL man was killed and another seriously injured in a fatal car crash in Lake Wales.  According to the Lakeland Ledger Article, Two-Car Crash On S.R. 60 Kills One, Injures One, Raul Flores was traveling eastbound on … Continue reading
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