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[California] E-Cigarettes, Distracted Driving, and Car Accidents

While it is not against the law in California to drive while smoking an e-cigarette, it is against the law to drive while distracted....If you or a loved one was injured in an auto accident that was not your fault, California law and experienced Woodland
JD Supra, LLC
added May 1, 2017 22:17
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[UK] Vaper, 25, suffers horrific acid burns and bruising after e-cigarette explodes 'like a hand grenade' blasting a hole in his living room wall

Ian Cudbertson has been scarred for life after his ordeal and reckons he would have been killed if he had been smoking the gadget at the time. The 25-year-old was watching television when he suddenly felt the device burning red hot in his pocket so he p
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 24, 2017 19:10
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LETTER: E-Vapor Regulation

We support the bipartisan Cole-Bishop legislation mentioned in your editorial because it maintains the F.D.A.’s authority to regulate e-vapor products while also preserving the ability for us and thousands of other companies to create innovative products
New York Times
added Apr 24, 2017 14:25
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[Asia, Mid-east] Don’t be fooled by e-cigarettes, warn UAE doctors

Viral videos show e-cigarettes exploding in users' pockets and hands, often causing severe disfigurement, but doctors warn that vaping may also cause cancer and heart disease due to deadly chemicals that users inhale. Dr Georgey Koshy, Chief Medical Off
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Apr 22, 2017 22:27
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[Mid-east] Don’t be fooled by e-cigarettes, warn UAE doctors

Doctors in the UAE are urging e-cigarette users to be aware of the health risks from the practice of vaping and say e-cigarettes are just as harmful as smoking tobacco. Millions of cigarette smokers around the world, including in the UAE, want to kick th
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Apr 21, 2017 19:27
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[California] Hunter Urges Navy To Reconsider Ban On Vaping, E-Cigarettes

GOP California Rep. Duncan Hunter... has written a letter to the Navy, urging the service to reconsider its suspension of vaping and e-cigarettes...“Given the reduced health risks vaping represents compared to tobacco products, I would like to better und
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Apr 21, 2017 19:27
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[Texas] Man files suit in Travis saying e-cigarette exploded in his pocket

The lawsuit alleges that the battery was defectively designed and manufactured, and that it lacked warnings to alert users to potential dangers. “Mr. Bonestele suffered an injury that he could never have imagined in civilian life,” his attorney, Randy S
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Apr 18, 2017 14:24
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[Texas] Man files lawsuit in Travis court over burns from e-cigarette battery

Bonestele is seeking more than $1 million, according to the lawsuit, which names LG, Inc. as one of three defendants along with Great Vapes, LLC., and Lightfire Group, LLC. The lawsuit says Bonestele bought the battery from Great Vapes, an e-cigarette re
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Apr 18, 2017 14:24
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Ballistic trauma from an exploding electronic cigarette: Case report [FREE FULL TEXT]

•This is the first ballistic injury from an electronic cigarette in which the device was embedded into the patient, necessitating surgical removal.... it stands to reason that maxillofacial blast injuries from electronic cigarettes will increase in frequ
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases
added Apr 22, 2017 23:44
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[Texas] Man files lawsuit in Travis court over burns from e-cigarette battery

Bonestele is seeking more than $1 million, according to the lawsuit, which names LG, Inc. as one of three defendants along with Great Vapes, LLC., and Lightfire Group, LLC. The lawsuit says Bonestele bought the battery from Great Vapes, an e-cigarette re
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Apr 19, 2017 17:21
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