Published on January 1, 2017

Bair Hugger Litigation Chooses Bellwether Process

Bair Hugger Litigation Chooses Bellwether Process

Called the Bair Hugger Warming Blanket, the device is designed to regulate body temperature during surgery, which can decrease bleeding risks and reduce recovery time.

The device is a blanket with holes draped over the body and an air pump forces air …

Woman Claims Bair Hugger Caused Burn Injuries Shannon underwent surgery in a Chicago hospital and ended up with unusual and very serious injuries.

Ms. Shannon filed a lawsuit alleging a Bair Hugger warming blanket caused her to suffer burn injuries all over her body.

More than 80% of …

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Bair Hugger Lawsuit Multidistrict Litigation Judge Issues Bellwether Trial Order

What do you need to know about the Bair Hugger lawsuit?

A Multidistrict Litigation (“MDL”) against 3M and Arizant Healthcare, alleging the manufacturers’ Bair Hugger surgical warming blankets were the cause of deadly post-surgical infections, has …

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November Conference Scheduled For Bair Hugger Lawsuits Bair Hugger litigation is one of the fastest growing litigations so far this year, and while the litigation is still in the early phases, plaintiffs are about to take another step forward.

The next status conference will be convened on November 17 …

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Bair Hugger Lawsuit Court Schedules November Conference, As Cases Exceed 800 in Federal Forced Air Warmer

Hundreds of hip and knee replacement infection lawsuits involving the 3M Company’s Bair Hugger forced air warmer blanket continue to move forward in the U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota.

Per the Court’s …

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