Safety Tips for the New Year | Ginnis & Krathen, P.A.

Safety Tips for the New Year

With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, many Floridians are planning spectacular celebrations to ring in 2019. Because of alcohol-fueled celebrations, some people will inevitably make the poor decision to drive while under the influence. New Year’s Eve can be one of the most dangerous nights of the year.

Product Recall Basics | Ginnis & Krathen, P.A.

Product Recall Basics

Product recalls have been mandatory for consumer products for quite some time. In fact, the Consumer Product Safety Act was enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1972 so that the public could be better protected from any products that may cause unreasonable risks. Not only was the Act passed but it also included the Consumer…

What is Product Liability? • Ginnis & Krathen, P.A.

What is Product Liability?

Although technology has advanced at a nearly unimaginable rate during the last century, new developments are not without their flaws. Both asbestos and lead paint were once prized for their effectiveness and low cost; now, scientists know that there are connections between exposure to these substances and serious or deadly illnesses. When a consumer is…