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Furniture giant Ikea kept selling a dresser it knew was dangerous to children

Over the past decade, Ikea’s tip-prone dressers have killed six children, forcing the retail giant to recall millions of bureaus worldwide and pay at least $96 million in settlements to grieving families. But last year, when another Ikea dresser no longer met safety standards, the company didn’t rush

By |2020-03-12T16:59:31+00:00March 12th, 2020|In The News, Negligence, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on Furniture giant Ikea kept selling a dresser it knew was dangerous to children

David Angueira – Hablamos español!

Bienvenidos a Swartz & Swartz, P.C. Abogados De Juicio Swartz & Swartz, P.C. P.C ha manejado casos con éxito a través de los Estados Unidos, concentrando en representación de individuos catastróficamente heridos. Nuestros dedicados abogados agresivamente buscan la justicia para nuestros

By |2020-02-14T17:27:10+00:00February 14th, 2020|Personal Injury, Spanish - Hablamos Espanol|Comments Off on David Angueira – Hablamos español!

Dozens Hurt In Southern State Parkway Bus Crash

An investigation is underway after dozens of people, mostly high school students, were injured when a bus slammed into an overpass on the Southern State Parkway on Long Island. New York State Police Major David Candelaria said based on the preliminary investigation, there was no sign of

By |2020-02-10T16:41:38+00:00February 10th, 2020|In The News, Negligence, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on Dozens Hurt In Southern State Parkway Bus Crash

Number of children swallowing dangerous magnets surges as industry largely polices itself

The number of children ingesting rare-earth magnets — powerful tiny balls that are a popular desk toy and can shred a child’s intestines — has skyrocketed in the three years since courts blocked the efforts of federal regulators to force changes to the industry, which

By |2019-12-31T16:21:53+00:00December 31st, 2019|Dangerous Toys, In The News, Personal Injury, Product Recall, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on Number of children swallowing dangerous magnets surges as industry largely polices itself

Fake and dangerous kids products are turning up for sale on Amazon

The listing on Amazon (AMZN) described it as a "4 in 1 Baby car seat and Stroller" and featured images of a popular brand called Doona, including a photo of the US President's daughter, Ivanka Trump, with hers. Listed for $299, this copycat  was $200 cheaper than a real

By |2019-12-26T17:25:05+00:00December 26th, 2019|In The News, Personal Injury, Product Recall, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on Fake and dangerous kids products are turning up for sale on Amazon

James Swartz on Holiday Toy Safety

James Swartz on Holiday Toy Safety Toys are often colorful and innocent-looking, and should provide hours of safe enjoyment and learning opportunities. Unfortunately, defective toys, sold for infants and children of all ages, can cause death and debilitating injury when designers

By |2019-12-11T17:23:48+00:00December 11th, 2019|Dangerous Toys, Defective Toys, In The News, Personal Injury, Products Liability|Comments Off on James Swartz on Holiday Toy Safety

T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods sold 19 different products after they were recalled

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission is warning the public that T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods sold 19 different recalled products after they were recalled between 2014 and 2019. About 1,200 units of recalled products that pose the risk for infant fatalities, fires, burns, choking, falls,

By |2019-12-05T08:50:25+00:00December 5th, 2019|In The News, Personal Injury, Product Recall, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods sold 19 different products after they were recalled

David Faraci – Discusses the Importance of Understanding Negligence for Your Potential Personal Injury Case

  David Faraci - Discusses the Importance of Understanding Negligence for Your Potential Personal Injury Case What are some examples of Negligence in Personal Injury Cases? Construction Accidents: Construction work, while often dangerous, can present unnecessary perils due

By |2019-11-22T17:35:43+00:00November 22nd, 2019|In The News, Negligence, Personal Injury|Comments Off on David Faraci – Discusses the Importance of Understanding Negligence for Your Potential Personal Injury Case

2019 “10 Worst Toys” by W.A.T.C.H

2019's - 10 Worst Toys by W.A.T.C.H One Child Is Treated In U.S. Emergency Rooms Every Three Minutes For A Toy-Related Injury (Boston, MA–Nov. 19, 2019)  World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (W.A.T.C.H.) today revealed its nominees for the “10 Worst Toys of 2019” and

By |2019-11-21T17:57:17+00:00November 21st, 2019|Child Safety, Consumer Protection, In The News, Personal Injury|Comments Off on 2019 “10 Worst Toys” by W.A.T.C.H

Toy safety watchdog reveals 2019’s ‘worst toys’ in Boston presentation

A Nerf dart gun, ice cream-scented Nickelodeon slime and a plastic Power Rangers claw are among the toys topping a consumer safety group’s list of worst toys for the holidays. World Against Toys Causing Harm unveiled its annual list Tuesday at a Boston children’s hospital.

By |2019-11-21T17:59:51+00:00November 21st, 2019|Child Safety, Consumer Protection, In The News, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Toy safety watchdog reveals 2019’s ‘worst toys’ in Boston presentation