Yearly Archives: 2012

Will Your TV Hurt Your Children?

Every two weeks a child dies from a TV tipping over onto them. Every 45 minutes a child is admitted to the hospital for treatment from injuries suffered from a falling TV. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reports that more than 25,000 children are injured every year from tip-overs. And from 2000-2011, nearly…
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Anthony A. Vecchio Appointed to Q.C.

We are pleased to announce that Tony Vecchio, one of the founding partners of Slater Vecchio LLP, has been appointed Queen's Counsel by Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond. Thirty lawyers were appointed Queen's Counsel this year. In congratulating all the appointees of this distinguished designation, the Minister of Justice and Attorney General…
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Holiday Toy Safety

Just in time for the holidays, W.A.T.C.H., World Against Toys Causing Harm, has released their picks of worst toys for 2012. Among the biggest concerns for unsafe toys are choking hazards, magnets, and toxic toys. From 1990 - 2010, the U.S. Public Research Interest Group reports over 400 children dying from toy injuries, and over…
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