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New Cooking Pot Seriously Burns Plaintiff CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

New Cooking Pot Seriously Burns Plaintiff

This case involves a woman who burnt herself while cooking with a new pot for the first time. The plaintiff used a carbon/steel composite cooking pot as soon as she removed it from the box. She placed it on her stove on a low setting and put oil for cookin …

Brazilian Wax Explodes From Container, Leaving 24-Year-Old Female Severely Burned CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a 24-year-old female who was severely burned by Brazilian wax. The plaintiff purchased a waxing and shaping kit, featuring a Brazilian formula that required the wax to be heated in the microwave. After warming the wax in the microwave ex …

Defective Crib Design Suffocates Child CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Defective Crib Design Suffocates Child

This case involves a 14-month old child injured by the support bars in his crib, which collapsed and suffocated him. The child was playing in his crib when the support bars collapsed, entrapped his head, which caused the child to suffocate. This left the c …