Product Lawsuits

5 Dangers of Vaping

Vaping is not just “an alternative to cigarettes.” There is still a lot about vaping we don’t know, and these products have yet to be regulated. What we do know is not good news: vaping has been linked with heart failure, lung failure, explosions, deaths, and addiction. Chaffin Luhana is providing free consultations to concerned… read more

Vaping Linked to Increased Rates of Stroke and Heart Attacks

Vaping devices quickly gained popularity with consumers after electronic cigarettes were marketed as a safer alternative to traditional smoking in 2007. However, after securing a consumer market of now more than 41 million users, many of them children and young adults, e-cigarettes and vapes became linked to sudden illnesses and deaths. Now, health officials are… read more

E-Cigarette Explosions

E-cigarette batteries squeeze volatile chemicals into a small and tight package. When that package ruptures or the battery shorts out, those chemicals might erupt with an explosive force that can cause serious injuries. If you have suffered injuries from an exploding battery, the defective product attorneys at Chaffin Luhana have the technical knowledge and experience… read more

Roundup: What You Need to Know About Potential Links to Cancer

Chaffin Luhana LLP is pleased to provide you with Living Safer, your magazine for all things related to safety. Please consider reading the cover story on Roundup weed killer. The story dives into why many worry Roundup is to blame for thousands of cancer diagnoses and deaths.  It also provides insight into the science behind… read more

New Study Shows E-Cigarette Solutions May Increase Cardiovascular Risk

New research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology shows that regular use of e-cigarettes harms blood vessel function, causing damage that often precedes cardiovascular disease. While many smokers have turned to “vaping” thinking that e-cigarettes are safer than traditional cigarettes, studies like these show that e-cigarettes may not be as benign… read more

Even After Rock ’N Play Recall, Inclined Infant Sleepers Still Pose Risks

On April 12, 2019, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that Fisher-Price was recalling about 4.7 million Rock ’n Play infant sleepers because of risks that could lead to death. Fisher-Price had received over 30 reports of infant deaths occurring in Rock ’N Play sleepers since the products came on the market in… read more

Potential Injuries from a Vape Battery Explosion

E-cigarettes and vape pens have grown in popularity over the past ten years. But that popularity has also been accompanied by a growing number of vape battery explosions that have caused serious injuries and several fatalities. Our defective product lawyers represent individuals in vape explosion and battery lawsuits to recover damages for their injuries. We… read more

E-Cig Explosions: Recent Developments

Although public health officials have raised doubts about the safety and effectiveness of the use of e-cigarettes as a means of cutting down or quitting smoking, many people have been turning to vaping as an alternative to cigarettes. In fact, e-cigs are used by millions of people around the world. It’s unknown if this trend… read more

Pressure Cooker Explosions Blamed for Horrific Burns

Imagine being permanently disfigured by a common kitchen appliance as you try to make dinner. According to the Consumer Product and Safety Commission, there have been dozens of complaints about exploding pressure cookers that left victims with scar-producing second and third-degree burns. Beth Morales, a Miami resident, told CBS News about her horrific experience with… read more

3M CAEv2 Military Earplugs – What You Need to Know

Many military families have closely been following recent developments regarding the allegedly defective 3M CAEv2 military earplugs. These earplugs, which were standard issue to active duty servicemembers, have been linked to chronic hearing loss and other disabilities. Veterans and active duty servicemembers who have been diagnosed with hearing loss, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), or… read more