October 2015 Archives | Personal Injury News

October 2015 Archives

Understanding the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act

Defective design, lead content and insufficient labels are just the start of the hazards that a child’s toy could contain. At Bart Durham Injury Law, we know that the onus is on the manufacturer, retailer and anyone else involved in the supply chain to ensure that the products you purchase are safe. Fortunately, the law agrees.

Food and Drug Administration recalls insulin delivery device

As recently as a decade ago, Tennessee had one of the highest incidence rate of diabetes in the country. According to the Tennessee Department of Health, 9.1 percent of adults in the state reported having been diagnosed with diabetes in 2005.

Cardiovascular risks and using testosterone treatments

Testosterone treatments are aimed at helping men in Nashville and elsewhere, rebuild their testosterone levels. However, in recent years, studies have indicated that these therapies may actually increase men’s risk of suffering a stroke or heart attack. MD Magazine states that just earlier this year, the Food and Drug Administration started to require warnings to be put on the labels of testosterone treatments for consumer protection.

Notable motorcycle accident statistics

We often talk about how motorcycle accidents benefit from legal assistance because the dangers of motorcycle accidents and the injuries suffered by victims tend to require significantly more compensation. However, if you do not drive a motorcycle, or you do drive a motorcycle and have been fortunate never to get into an accident, you may be wondering just how serious the threats to motorcyclists are.

Multiple accidents occurred in Tennessee over the weekend

While much of the country is focused on the serious weather dangers currently faced by residents of South Carolina, Tennessee has faced its own weather issues over the weekend, albeit to a much lesser degree. The weather in Tennessee has not caused fatal floods, but it has caused many accidents. It can be difficult to properly take weather conditions into consideration when driving, but it is important to remember that on particularly rainy days, drivers must leave extra space in order to give themselves adequate time to brake.

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