A 7-year-old boy sitting on a curb looked up and was struck in the eye by a kite flown by another child.


He lost the sight in one eye. Experts’ reports established that the kite had design defects and inadequate warnings. Plaintiff’s proof established the delta-winged kite had a tendency to dive rather than float or drift gently to earth.

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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