Unsafe Foods

On August 31, 2010, in Defective Products, by Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer

Unsafe Foods
Are the Prepared Foods You and Your Children Eat Safe?
When you shop at your supermarket or corner grocery, there is one thing that you take for granted: that at the very least the foods you buy and eat and serve your family don’t contain harmful substances.
More and more, however, the evening news is full [...]

Lead Paint Poisoning of Children

On August 31, 2010, in Defective Products, by Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer

Lead-Paint Poisoning of Children

One particular category of toxic tort is injury caused by exposure to lead-based paint. The hazards of lead-based paint have been known since the early 1900s, when the use of lead in the manufacture of paint was banned in Australia. The lead mining and lead pigment industries in the United States [...]

Lead in Plates and Dishes

On August 31, 2010, in Defective Products, by Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer

Leaded Plates and Dishes
Are Your Children Eating Poison?

On March 31, 1999 FDA announced the recall of certain plates and dishes that were found to contain high levels of leachable lead and cadmium, two heavy metals that are extremely toxic and can hurt both children and adults.

The plates announced were 10-inch porcelain plates with distinctive [...]