A young mother invited some neighbors over for coffee. She made the coffee in a decorative perk coffee pot.


After she placed it on the table a friend picked it up to pour herself a cup. As she was pouring the handle separated from the pot and the coffee spilled on the lap of another neighbor sitting at the table causing her to sustain serious burn injuries.[6]

About the Author: James Swartz
Mr. Swartz, our Managing and Principal Attorney at Swartz & Swartz P.C., is a nationally recognized and respected trial attorney as well as consumer advocate. His practice focuses on cases involving negligence, torts, products liability, medical malpractice, wrongful death, and other claims involving catastrophic injuries.

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