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Cases Investigated

Beasley Allen is currently investigating cases involving serious injury or death resulting from defective consumer goods. However, our attorneys would like to investigate any claims of serious injury or death that may be the result of accident, assault, nursing home neglect or sexual abuse.

Amid growing concerns, FDA heightens regulatory efforts, U.S. airlines called to act on e-cigarettes’ safety risks

January 12, 2017 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a two-day public workshop in April to discuss the potential safety risks of e-cigarettes, according to The Hill. The announcement comes... Read More


Explosions, fires caused by lithium-based batteries spread across additional types of devices

January 5, 2017 - The holidays are past, but some of the gifts exchanged during the season could give their new owners more than they bargained for thanks to the growing problem with lithium-based batteries. Read More


2016: The year of exploding batteries and electronics

December 29, 2016 - This year has been dangerous for consumers using electronic devices powered by lithium-ion batteries. Beasley Allen has warned consumers about the problematic batteries and how their... Read More


FDA confirms electronic smoking device explosions continue to rise

December 22, 2016 - Recent data released by the FDA confirms what Beasley Allen attorneys have been reporting for months – explosions related to electronic smoking devices are growing more frequent. Read More


E-cigs, lithium-ion batteries: explosions continue causing pain

December 16, 2016 - E-cigs and their lithium-ion batteries continue exploding and leaving consumers with serious injuries and excruciating pain. Our firm is hearing increasing reports about lithium-ion... Read More


Johnson & Johnson Knowingly Exposed Female Consumers to Cancer-Causing Talc for Decades

December 13, 2016 - Danielle is part of the team of attorneys litigating a group of cases against J&J charging that the company’s talcum powder products increase the risk for ovarian cancer. Read More


Consumer Products Safety Commission initiative to review battery industry, lithium-ion battery problems

December 8, 2016 - A growing number of exploding electronic devices powered by lithium-ion batteries have prompted calls for more government oversight, or at least a better system for more closely monitoring... Read More


Safety tips to prevent battery explosions and fires this holiday season

December 1, 2016 - The recent news stories about exploding lithium-ion batteries in devices such as smartphones, electronic cigarettes and hoverboards should spark caution throughout this season. Read More


More smartphone fires, injuries reported after lithium-ion batteries overheat, explode

November 24, 2016 - Last Tuesday, freshmen at Staley High School in Kansas City, Mo., were forced from their classroom and into the library after the lithium-ion battery in one student’s Samsung Galaxy S7... Read More


Emerging technology promises safer lithium-ion batteries

November 10, 2016 - Increasing demands on lithium-ion batteries and their unstable and often volatile reaction under pressure are leading some to question whether the power source is outdated. Read More


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