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Product Recall — Yuba Mundo V4 Cargo Bikes

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The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued a recall of approximately 1,000 cargo bikes manufactured by Yuba Bicycles. The 26-inch bicycles have steel frames, aluminum fenders on the front and rear wheels, and a wood utility deck mounted on the rear cargo rack. The bikes come in orange, black or blue. The word “Mundo”

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Product Recall – Costco Youth Snorkeling Masks

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U.S. Divers has recalled a youth snorkeling mask that was sold exclusively at Costco as a part of a set, along with a snorkel and fins.  The Martinique LX Jr. Youth Snorkeling Mask Sets can pose a laceration danger when notches in the tempered glass lens on the mask can break under certain water pressure. If you

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Air Travel Post Surgery is a No-No

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Athletes, in their zeal to compete, have been known to push their bodies back into competition soon after a sports injury.  According to an article in the Washington Post, it is important to wait at least four weeks following a surgery before flying on a plane. Flying puts any traveler at an increased risk of

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"TriathlonTrialLawyer" and "TheAthletesLawyer" wear make their debut at VTLA sporting events at the Homestead

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Triathlon Trial lawyer Doug Landau has been racing for years in his signature “Team LandWare” gear. Starting with the 49th Annual Virginia Trial Lawyers Convention this past weekend, he dons TheAthletesLawyer and TriathlonTrialLawyer racing outfits. After a hiatus last year to be a volunteer at the running race and direct the tennis tournament, Landau was

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Continuing Legal Education and Access to Judges highlights of 49th Annual Virginia Trial Lawyers Convention

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Herndon-Reston Virginia injury lawyer Doug Landau attended (and sponsored) the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association’s (VTLA) 49th Annual Convention and Continuing Legal Education (“CLE”) program. While TheAthletesLawyer has over two decades of experience trying cases on behalf of injured athletes, workers and their families, Doug Landau attends these programs in order to stay abreast of current

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Save that tooth !

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Bike crashes can result in facial injuries, dental care and brain injury. There are reported cases of triathletes being struck by cars, tripping and falling entering/exiting the transition areas and getting hit during the swim, all resulting in head injury and dental trauma. After medical concerns are addressed, the extent of the dental injury should

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