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Possible Choking Hazard Leads to Pacifier Recall (and the Potential for Lawsuits)

May. 27th, 2016   /   ,

Manufacturers releasing consumer products into the marketplace have a responsibility to ensure that their products are safe for their intended use. As our Delray Beach personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of Aronberg & Aronberg know, when it is discovered that products contain inherent risks which render them unreasonably dangerous, it is often the…

Mislabeled Sunscreen and the Risks of Sunburns

May. 23rd, 2016   /   ,

In the summer, and especially in the summer in Florida (i.e. the “Sunshine State”), people worry about the strength of the sun and how its rays affect their bodies and overall health. Unfortunately, a recent study might have given people something else to worry about – according to the study, 43% of sunscreens actually had…

Enjoy the Pool – Safely!

May. 16th, 2016   /   , ,

While those of us who live in South Florida are used to warm weather all year ‘round, it is almost, officially, summertime. While the heat won’t be anything new (though we will see higher temperatures than we do the rest of the year), there will be some changes from the rest of the year: barbeques…

Smartphone App “Snapchat” Sued Over Car Accident

May. 9th, 2016   /   ,

In the modern world of social media, people like to capture, and share, almost every moment. Today, tens of millions of people regularly update their Facebook status to inform friends they’ve landed at some destination, upload a picture of their food to Instagram and share Snapchat stories portraying their weekend adventures. To put it simply:…

Dog Bite Law in Florida

May. 3rd, 2016   /   ,

Florida law (Statute 767.04) states: Dog owner’s liability for damages to persons bitten.—The owner of any dog that bites any person while such person is on or in a public place, or lawfully on or in a private place, including the property of the owner of the dog, is liable for damages suffered by persons…

Auto Insurance – What is UM?

Apr. 25th, 2016   /   , ,

There’s little in life that’s more terrifying and costly than being involved in an auto accident, no matter how small or big it may seem.  Many questions swirl around the event.  They include, how did this happen? and Whose fault is it? and Who is going to cover the damage?  All of these questions are…

Two men hospitalized after crash in Boca Raton

Apr. 20th, 2016   /   ,

On Tuesday, two people were hospitalized with serious injuries in a car crash that shut down Military Trail in Boca Raton for several hours, police said. Boca Raton Police and Fire Rescue were dispatched at 10:53 a.m. Tuesday for the crash at Military Trail and Verde Trail. A man, driving a black Dodge sedan was heading south…

Manufacturer sued for confusing safety instructions

Apr. 14th, 2016   /   ,

You should always follow a manufacturer’s safety instructions. If you get hurt because you didn’t follow the instructions, you might not be able to be compensated for your injuries. But you should always talk to a lawyer before you decide that you made a mistake and an accident was your fault. For instance, it might…