Florida law tries to protect us from dangerous products, but some of these products manage to slip through the regulations and get out on the market. When a hazardous item hurts someone, the company that made or sold it can be responsible to the injured person for the harm the product caused. Situations like these […]
When you think of spending the day at the pool, the last thing you expect is getting hurt or killed in a pool accident. We all know the dangers of drowning, but few people realize that there are underwater areas in the pool that can create a significant risk of harm or death. The strong […]
Product liability is a specific area of personal injury law that allows consumers to seek financial recovery from manufacturers (or others along the chain of supply) for unreasonable harm caused by the dangerous or defective products. For example, a driver may file a product liability case against an automaker after an accident caused by a […]
Countless car accidents happen every day. Most of them happen because of driver error, such as running a red light or driving too fast in poor weather. However, some serious car accidents happen even when the driver does nothing wrong. Accidents caused by defective brakes, for example, can happen even when both drivers obey all […]
Seat belt recalls are all too common. In the past six months, we have seen three different recalls affecting Ford, Volvo, and General Motors vehicles. Defective seat belts can cause injuries such as internal bleeding; rib, clavicle, knee, and spinal fractures; whiplash; lacerations; and injuries from ejection.
How might a seat belt be defective?
There are multiple […]
Airbags are supposed to keep drivers safe. Unfortunately, when manufacturers or car companies take shortcuts or make mistakes in the process, these life-saving devices can do more harm than good. If you or a loved one was injured or killed due to a defective airbag, you are legally entitled to compensation for your damages.
The Montero […]
Some of the most devastating accidents on the roadways are caused by tire blowouts. Tire blowouts occur without warning and can cause severe accidents. If you have been injured in a tire blowout accident, you may be able to recover compensation for your injuries. But first, read below to learn more about how blowouts happen […]
There is nothing quite as sweet as the smile on a child’s face when they open a toy. However, be sure those toys are safe. Sadly, instead of joy and laughter, some toys leave behind pain and sadness in their wake. Take the Montero Law Center’s advice and keep this holiday happy and safe for […]