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May 2017 Archives

Wearable Technology Devices in Personal Injury Cases: Defense

Wearable technology usage is on the rise. Today, "one in six consumers in the United States currently uses wearable technology." Devices such as Fitbit, Microsoft Band, and Apple Watch have technology capable of tracking an individual's daily physical activity. Wearable technology can be thought of "as partial witnesses, ones that carry their own affordances and biases."The data that is collected from these devices can be used in a lawsuit for either a Plaintiff or a Defendant. Due to the growing popularity of wearable technology, and its data collection capabilities, attorneys should begin to utilize these devices to prove or deny damages in a personal injury lawsuit. Defense will be the focus of this blog article.

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