One benefit of the civil justice system is that some verdicts remind us to inspect or maintain the safety devices that otherwise are unnoticed and ignored for years.
Jury Awards Family $7M For Injuries; Death Caused By Defective Smoke Alarm
Sheila Hackert, et al. v. First Alert Inc., et al. Case number: No. 1:03-cv-216 Court: N.D. N.Y.