May 4, 2015

Graco Delayed Recalling Defective Child Seats

By |May 4, 2015|Auto Accidents, Products Liability, Safety, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has fined Graco Children’s Products $10 million for failing to recall defective children’s car seats in a timely manner. The affected seats had defective buckles that could prevent release in the event of an accident. The company will pay $3 million in fines while the remainder of the money [...]

Jan 30, 2015

Trinity’s Defective Guardrails Are Still in Use

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Trinity Industries is a Texas-based manufacturing company that produces, among other things, guardrail ends that are provided to transportation departments across the United States. In October 2014, a federal whistleblower case against Trinity resulted in a $525 million fraud verdict after a federal jury found that the company made false statements concerning a modified ET-Plus [...]

Oct 20, 2014

Personal Injury 101: Loss of Consortium as non-Economic Damages

By |Oct 20, 2014|Auto Accidents, Brain Injuries, Personal Injury, Uncategorized|0 Comments

It’s generally common knowledge that personal injury victims can sue for certain kinds of damages. Those damages fall into two main categories: economic damages, and non-economic damages. Economic damages relate to your expenses – medical bills, lost wages, car repair bills, funeral bills or future earning capacity are some examples – and in Tennessee, you [...]

Oct 14, 2014

Mourning the Loss of Local Knoxville Youth in Car Crash

By |Oct 14, 2014|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Safety, Uncategorized, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Even though we call Nashville home, we have a soft spot in our hearts for Knoxville. (It was our first capital, after all.) We love the operas and the bluegrass, and we’ll root for our Volunteers no matter what city they play in. Knoxville has suffered a terrible loss; a young man named Andre Sterling [...]