The teen and adult vaping crisis is a battle of addiction and corporate greed. We are here to help. To listen. To guide you through. See our recent Vaping Alert on Ask The Lawyers:
Nicotine in cigarettes is addicting. JUUL has many times more nicotine than tobacco cigarettes. The addiction is serious and expensive. It is a serious and never-ending personal addiction. And they are targeting the 13 year old Hawaiʻi kids.
The smoke in cigarettes causes cancer. The heated chemicals in the JUUL vapors can cause lung illness and death.
Lawsuits are being filed that will stand up to the companies that want to profit by addicting teens and young adults to vaping products like JUUL. In my earlier posts I have warned about this public health threat:
Now the state is getting on board:
Hawaii joins 38 other states in probe of Juul’s marketing of vaping products
As reported in the Star Advertiser:
Thirty-nine states have formed a coalition to investigate Juul’s marketing and sales practices, which include the targeting of youth, claims regarding nicotine content, and statements regarding risks, safety and effectiveness as an option to stop smoking cigarettes, Attorney General Clare Connors said today.
Since minors are often involved, there are serious privacy issues involved so talk with a lawyer who understands and respects the law that pertains to communicating with minor.
A resident of Honolulu, Hawaii, Wayne Parsons is an Injury Attorney that has dedicate his life to improving the delivery of justice to the people of his community and throughout the United States. He is driven to make sure that the wrongful, careless or negligent behavior that caused his clients' injury or loss does not happen to others.