Product Liability

Defective Patio Chairs Sold at Home Depot Pose Fall Hazard
Defective Patio Chairs Sold at Home Depot Pose Fall Hazard

As the summer approaches, many San Diego residents will likely spend more time on their decks and patios. If you recently purchased outdoor furniture from Home Depot, you will want check to see if it is subject to a recent recall. According to the Consumer Product...

The Consumer Product Safety Administration (CPSC) is investigating whether laminate flooring sold by Lumber Liquidators poses a health hazard to consumers.
Regulators Examining Safety of Lumber Liquidators Laminate Flooring

The Consumer Product Safety Administration (CPSC) is currently investigating whether laminate flooring sold by Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. poses a health hazard to consumers. The product, which is manufactured in China, is suspected to contain high levels of formaldehyde, which is a known human carcinogen. Last...

If your child plays hockey, you may want to check his or her equipment. Bauer Hockey is recalling several models of goalie masks and replacement cages.
Child Product Safety Alert: Hockey Goalie Masks Recalled

If your child plays hockey, you may want to check his or her equipment. Bauer Hockey is recalling several models of goalie masks and replacement cages. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the metal wires on the cages can break and cause a...

As San Diego product liability lawyers, we are extremely concerned by reports that car dealerships may be selling vehicles with known defects.
Are Car Dealers Knowingly Selling Defective Vehicles?

As San Diego product liability lawyers, we are extremely concerned by reports that car dealerships may be selling vehicles with known defects. Federal law requires automobile dealers to remedy any safety recall prior to selling new vehicles. According to an ABC News investigation, hundreds of defective...

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently announced an important product safety recall involving window shades sold by Blinds To Go.
Child Product Safety Alert: Blinds To Go Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently announced an important product safety recall involving window shades sold by Blinds To Go. The defective shades pose a strangulation hazard and are extremely dangerous to young children. According to the CPSC, the recall involves approximately 200,000 custom...

A new study raises serious concerns about how well hockey helmets protect young players on the ice.
Is Your Child’s Hockey Helmet Unsafe?

A new study raises serious concerns about how well hockey helmets protect young players on the ice. While all helmets must satisfy minimum safety requirements, they do not all provide the same level of impact protection. The results are particularly concerning given that the sport has...

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently announced the recall of approximately 620,000 balls of Bernat brand Tizzy Yarn.
Child Product Safety Recall: Popular Yarn Recalled Due to Strangulation Risk

Many children have a favorite knitted or crocheted blanket that a loved one made for them. Unfortunately, the yarn used to create these treasured items could be putting them at risk. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently announced the recall of approximately 620,000 balls...

(Graco) will pay a $10 million fine after the company failed to issue a timely recall involving more than four million defective car seats.
Graco Fined $10 Million for Failing to Issue Timely Car Seat Recall

Graco Children’s Products, Inc. (Graco) will pay a $10 million fine after the company failed to issue a timely recall involving more than four million defective car seats. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) stated that the fine is intended to not only hold...

Auto Safety Alert: Another Ignition Switch Recall
Auto Safety Alert: Another Ignition Switch Recall

As San Diego product liability lawyers, we want our readers to be aware of a very important auto recall. Chrysler Group LLC recently announced a recall to fix faulty ignition switches. According to documents filed with the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), the defective ignition...