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Legal news and updates on personal injury from talcum powder, asbestos & mesothelioma, vape batteries, recalled devices, dangerous drugs and more. From the lawyers at Levin Simes Abrams.

Amazon Product Liability Insurance Settlement

Amazon to Offer $1,000 for Product Injuries, $100,000 Insurance Coverage Requirement for Sellers

Amazon announced major news regarding their product sales platform this week. Amazon will offer $1,000 or more to those injured by product defects, in an attempt to avoid more costly litigation....

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E-Cig Vape Facepalm - Vape Battery Explosion

Man Killed By Exploding Vape Mod in Florida

Death from Battery Explosion A 38 year old man from St. Petersburg, Florida was killed when a vape mod device exploded in his face. The official cause of death was a projectile wound to the head....

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5 tips to avoid vape battery explosions (FDA)

Vuse Vibe Vape by R.J. Reynolds Vapor Recalled for Fire Risk

R.J. Reynolds Vapor Company initiated a voluntary recall of Vuse Vibe power units, recalling the battery portion of all Vuse Vibe vape devices. The recall followed consumer complaints of power...

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Examples of Vapes and Juice

E-Cig Vape Bursts in Woman’s Lap, Leaps From Truck on Fire [Video]

Phoenix, AZ: A woman was driving down the street when her e-cip vape exploded in her lap. The exploding battery caught her clothes on fire, continued to explode and spark as the battery continued to...

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E-Cig Sales and Explosions

Growing Vape Explosions Match Growth in US E-Cig Sales

Vape and e-cig devices powered by 18650 and other Li-on batteries are growing as a market in the United States. If you’ve read the news you’ve also seen stories about vape battery...

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Juul Lawyer - FDA could ban Juul Vape, Juul facing vape lawsuits

US Fire Administration New Report on E-Cig Vape Battery Safety

The U.S. Fire Administration, under the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has issued a new report titled “Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions in the United States...

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E-Cig Battery Lawsuit - Levin Simes Abrams E-Cig Battery Explosion Lawyers

Surgeon’s Case Report: Rise in Burns from Vape Battery Explosions

A case report in the May edition of the medical journal Burns notes that failing lithium-ion batteries are responsible for the uptick in new cases of battery explosion burns.  Batteries stored in...

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E-Cig Battery Lawsuit - Levin Simes Abrams E-Cig Battery Explosion Lawyers

Navy Bans Vape Pens Over Explosion Risks

April 24, 2017: After a series of accidents and injuries aboard Navy vessels, the Navy has announced it will stop allowing sailors to bring and use electronic cigarettes (e-cigs), personal...

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