FDA Has Extended the Regulation of Tobacco Products to include E-Cigarettes

FDA Has Extended the Regulation of Tobacco Products to include E-Cigarettes

The government has issued new legislation that will now regulate e-cigarettes, as well as other tobacco products, such as hookahs and cigars, like traditional cigarettes and other types of smokeless tobacco products. This was a joint effort that was spearheaded by Sylvia Burwell, the Secretary of Health and Human Services and Dr. Robert Califf, the…

Is 3-D Printing Disrupting Products Liability Law?

The backbone of products liability law is created with the concept of the traditional supply chain – designer, manufacturer, distributor, and purchaser. However, with more and more people turning to 3-D printing, where a person is able to design and create a product in their basement or garage, the concept of the traditional supply chain…

Tips for Driving Safely around Semi-Trucks

When you take a driver education class, one of the topics that is rarely touched on is driving safely around semi-trucks. The fact is, if you have an accident with an 18-wheeler, it will almost always lead to significant injuries to the individuals in the passenger vehicle. The fact is, truck drivers are regular people-…

Do You have a Case after a Railroad Crossing Accident?

Railroad crossings are often extremely hazardous and in many situations, accidents occur. However, a person will only be able to file a lawsuit (and successfully obtain compensation) if negligence can be proven. The bottom line is, the actual railroad company/owner is only liable for accidents that occur when the incident stems from their negligence. This…