Electric Blanket Lawsuit Filed by Warshauer Woodward Atkins

Jan 8, 2016

The season of electric blankets is upon us and Warshauer Woodward Atkins wants to remind everyone who uses these types of blankets to be very careful this winter. WLG partner George McLaughlin has litigated more than 75 electric blanket lawsuit cases across the country against Sunbeam and other manufacturers of unsafe electric blankets and heating pads.

A class action electric blanket lawsuit was filed against Sunbeam Products, Inc. in Arkansas state court in 2004. The plaintiff’s alleged the safety circuits in the electric blankets and mattress pads malfunctioned which increased the risk of fire. Although Sunbeam denied the unsafe character of the products, they agreed to a settlement and changed the design of the product allegedly increasing the safety of the blankets and pads.

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If you or a loved one has used an electric blanket and has suffered burns or other injuries, please contact one of our personal injury attorneys about potentially filing an electric blanket lawsuit. The injuries caused by malfunctioning electric blankets can be devasting. You may be entitled to compensation for your pain and suffering and other damages. Contact the electric blanket lawsuit attorneys at Warshauer Woodward Atkins for a free case review.