The company that manufactured a magnetic toy blamed in the death of a 22-month-old Redmond boy settled lawsuits Wednesday with his parents and 13 other families for $13.5 million.
A personal injury or products liability claim should be considered any time a child is injured or dies. Of course some accidents just happen. But for those incidents that could have been avoided, compensation should be sought. Because the statute of limitations is different for a claim arising from the death as opposed to the injury of a child, a personal injury attorney should be consulted.