A British man sustained serious burn injuries when the battery of his e-cigarette exploded while in his pants causing them to catch fire. He sustained serious burn injuries to his leg necessitating skin graft surgeries and leaving him with permanent scarring.

Consumer products have become remarkably safe over the years, but there is still the potential for certain products to cause injury to consumers for a variety of reasons. Products liability cases are among the most complex cases to litigate in New York and other jurisdictions as they require detailed expert analysis and testimony along with knowledgeable attorneys competent to handle such cases.