Larson v Ecoflame Product Test

Larson v. Ecoflame – $5,375,000 Settlement

About the case

Jason Amala and his father, Oregon attorney Carl R. Amala of Harris Wyatt & Amala, LLC, represented Ms. Larson in a personal injury suit over an injury caused by an exploding gel fuel product, called Ecoflame. The “refillable,” “non-explosive” gel fuel product shot flaming gel out of the bottle as someone refilled an Ecoflame can, and Ms. Larson suffered second and third degree burns on approximately one-third of her body. Ms. Larson, a retired teacher of human development, hopes news of the settlement will prevent other people from being injured. Nine manufacturers of similar gel fuels have recalled their gel fuel products.

Result

  • Settlement: $5,375,000

Cause Number

  • Marion County, OR: 11C18520

Defendant(s)

  • Ecoflame International, Inc.

Attorney(s)

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