Class I Recall Issued for Sapien 3 Transcatheter Heart Valve

Class I Recall Issued for Sapien 3 Transcatheter Heart Valve

The FDA has announced a Class I recall for 1,585 heart valve delivery systems after 17 reports of people who were injured and 1 death.

/ August 23, 2019
153 Cases of Vaping Lung Disease Reported in 16 States

153 Cases of Vaping Lung Disease Reported in 16 States

Sixteen states have reported 153 cases of severe lung damage in young adults who used vapes or e-cigarettes over the past 2 months.

/ August 22, 2019
Tip Top Poultry Recalls Frozen Chicken for Listeria Risk

Tip Top Poultry Recalls Frozen Chicken for Listeria Risk

A recall was issued for Tip Top®, PERDUE®, Gordon®, Sysco®, and West Creek® frozen, diced, fully-cooked chicken after a sample tested positive for Listeria bacteria contamination.

/ August 21, 2019
Vaping Linked to Nearly 100 Reports of Severe Lung Disease

Vaping Linked to Nearly 100 Reports of Severe Lung Disease

The CDC is investigating nearly 100 reports of severe lung disease in young people who use e-cigarettes or vapes.

/ August 20, 2019
Chef Toby Pig Ear Dog Treats Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Chef Toby Pig Ear Dog Treats Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Another brand of pig ear dog treats were recalled due to a risk of contamination with Salmonella amid a nationwide outbreak that has sickened at least 127 people in 33 states, according to the CDC.

/ August 19, 2019
Breast Implant Recall

Class Action Filed for Allergan Biocell® Breast Implants Linked to Cancer

Two women have filed a class action lawsuit accusing Allergan of selling dangerous textured breast implants that can cause cancer.

/ August 16, 2019
Child Sex Abuse Lawsuit in New York

Look-Back Law Sparks 400+ Child Sex Abuse Lawsuits in New York

Over 400 child sex abuse lawsuits were filed in New York as part of a new law that gives adult victims 1 year to file civil lawsuits against their abusers and the institutions that enabled abuse.

/ August 15, 2019
2017-2020 Toyota Sienna Recalled for Loss of Steering Risk

2017-2020 Toyota Sienna Recalled for Loss of Steering Risk

A recall has been issued for certain model year 2017-2020 Toyota Sienna vans because the steering shaft extensions can break and cause a sudden loss of steering control, which could lead to a crash.

/ August 14, 2019
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Millions of Dangerous Infant Sleepers Recalled, Yet Risk of Death Remains – Who’s Responsible?

Earlier this month, the Massachusetts-based firm Dorell Juvenile USA became the latest company to issue a nationwide recall for inclined infant sleepers designed similar to a product that has been linked to the deaths of 32 babies, according to the...

/ August 13, 2019
Costco SunSetter Awnings Recalled After Death Reported

Costco SunSetter Awnings Recalled After Death Reported

SunSetter recalled the covers on its motorized awnings after a 73 year-old man died when the awning opened unexpectedly and hit him.

/ August 13, 2019