Vaping Injury Lawyers In Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia
If you are one of the many people that have been injured or become ill as the result of using vapes or e-cigarettes, a vaping injury lawyer in Washington, DC may be able to help you to seek compensation for your expenses that are the result of your injury or illness. Many vape and e-cigarette companies marketed their products as a safer way to “smoke” than smoking traditional cigarettes, even though these companies may have known about the dangers of using their products. If they did not know about the dangers of vaping, they should not have made false safety claims without the proper research and information to back these up.
Even though the concept of vaping has been around since as early as the 1920s, it did not gain great popularity in the United States until the mid 2000s. And even though the United States has made great strides since the 1960s to warn the public about the dangers of smoking cigarettes and has made the tobacco and cigarette industry one of the most highly regulated and controlled industries, the dangerous products that the vape and e-cigarette industry provided to consumers have only recently come under scrutiny.
As more and more people are suffering from injuries and becoming ill as a result of using vapes and e-cigarettes, the need for a good Washington, DC vaping injury lawyer is rapidly on the rise.
Vaping companies such as JUUL, SMOK Nord, Uwell Caliburn, Aspire AVP, Kanger, GeekVape, Eleaf, Aspire, and many, many more, seem to have knowingly misled consumers into thinking that vaping is a safe alternative to smoking. As well, many innocent smokers were told that vaping is a safe way to quit smoking.
Companies that made false and illegal advertisements about their vape and e-cigarette products, should be held accountable for their wrongdoings.
Personal Injury and Vaping
A key way to hold these nefarious companies accountable for their misleading and unfounded safety claims, is for the victim of a vaping injury to enlist the help of a personal injury lawyer in the Washington, DC area to file a personal injury claim against the company that provided them with dangerous vape or e-cigarette products. Although money cannot undo the damage vaping has done to a person’s lungs, it can help to make sure the vaping injury victim and their family do not suffer financial hardship on top of the physical and emotional pain that the vaping injury has caused.
If your minor child is addicted to vaping, unfortunately, they are just one of the many children and teens that vaping companies targeted their marketing towards, it may be in your and your child’s best interest to discuss your situation with a reputable Washington, DC vaping injury lawyer as soon as possible.
The volumes of adults that are now suffering from being misled by vaping companies is devastating but perhaps even more tragic is the huge numbers of minors that are now addicted to vaping. Cases of children with serious lung damage from vaping are on the rise. Officials have even speculated that even recent deaths may be linked to vaping.
For a highly rated vaping injury lawyer in Washington, DC, contact Cohen & Cohen, for a free case evaluation any time of the day or night, any day of the year.