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Are E-Cigarettes Really Safe?

November 28, 2017


E-cigarettes have emerged onto the market as an alternative for people who want to curb their typical smoking behavior. However, a number of different injuries and risk factors have been associated with e-cigarettes that should prompt any consumer to carefully consider whether or not it is in their best interests to regularly use these materials. E-cigarettes, for example, have caused a number of different house fires when the battery malfunctions and this happens when someone is asleep.

Furthermore, e-cigarettes deliver nicotine doses in levels that the consumer can select, however, these products are no safer than any other products that contain nicotine. However, while you might benefit from the decreased compounds and pesticides that you find in a tobacco cigarette, you are still introducing nicotine to your body.

Since e-cigarettes present some of the same dangers associated with smoking a traditional cigarette and can also malfunction and cause severe personal injuries or accidents in your car or home, you need to be mindful of whether or not e-cigarettes are the right choice for you.

No one wants to find themselves in a situation of developing medical conditions or causing injuries to others because of a product they use. One of the best ways to avoid this is to consult with a knowledgeable personal injury lawyer. If you or someone you know has already been injured by a defective or dangerous product, consulting with a lawyer can give you a better perspective over your rights as well as next steps to take to protect yourself. If you have developed medical problems from an accident or if you used a product that the manufacturer failed to warn you about risks, your next steps can be critical for filing a legal claim and recovering compensation. You need a law firm ready to conduct an investigation immediately.

The law firm of Purchase George and Murphey P.C. has a track record of helping people suffering from injuries.  Get your consultation at 814-273-2010 or fill out our convenient online contact form to get started today.


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