Dr. Megan Batram – They Really Are Safe. I guess she did not read the court ruling.
Comment k exempts from this strict-liability rule “unavoidably unsafe products.”
Congress intended that the “principle in Comment K regarding ‘unavoidably unsafe’ products” apply to the vaccines covered in the bill.
“No vaccine manufacturer shall be liable in a civil action for damages arising from a vaccine-related injury or death associated with the administration of a vaccine after October 1, 1988, if the injury or death resulted from side effects that were unavoidable even though the vaccine was properly prepared and was accompanied by proper directions and warnings.”
According to the FDA: