Month: February 2018

Chicken Salad

Iowa Company Recalls 20,000 Pounds of Chicken Salad for Salmonella Contamination

Triple T Specialty Meats, Inc., an Ackley, Iowa establishment, has issued a recall for about 20,630 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken salad products that may be contaminated with Salmonella Typhimurium, a potentially deadly foodborne bacterium.

/ February 22, 2018
IVC Filter Death Lawsuit Filed Against Cook Medical

IVC Filter Death Lawsuit Filed Against Cook Medical

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against Cook Medical by the surviving spouse of a woman who died after she was implanted with a Celect® IVC Filter.

/ February 22, 2018
Kratom Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in 20 States

Kratom Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in 20 States

The FDA is warning against using kratom after a Salmonella outbreak sickened at least 28 people in 20 states, including 11 people who were hospitalized.

/ February 22, 2018

World Market Recalls Bleeding Candles for Fire Hazard

Cost Plus World Market has recalled about 8,400 bleeding drip taper candles because the flame can ignite the wax and catch on fire.

/ February 21, 2018
Home Depot Recalls Fire Pits After 3 Burn Injuries

Home Depot Recalls Fire Pits After 3 Burn Injuries

Home Depot is recalling about 58,000 outdoor gas fire pit table patio heaters after 3 consumers were burned while turning it off.

/ February 21, 2018
Kettle

Whirlpool Recalls 40,000 KitchenAid Kettles Over Burn Risk

The Whirlpool Corporation is recalling KitchenAid Electric Kettles over concerns that the handle can loosen and separate from the body, causing hot liquid to spill and burn people nearby.

/ February 21, 2018
Britax B.O.B. jogging stroller

Lawsuit Claims Britax Failed to Recall Jogging Strollers

After nearly 100 reports of children and adults who were seriously injured when the front wheel fell off their Britax B.O.B. jogging stroller, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has filed a lawsuit against the company for failing to...

/ February 20, 2018
JustFoodForDogs Recalls Dog Food for Listeria Risk

JustFoodForDogs Recalls Dog Food for Listeria Risk

JustFoodForDogs (JFFD) of Los Alamitos, California, is recalling 3 flavors of dog food after a consumer reported that her dog got sick and several products tested positive for Listeria.

/ February 20, 2018
Fiat

Fiat-Chrysler to Recall 228,000 Trucks to Fix Shifter Problem

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) announced on Friday it is recalling about 228,508 trucks in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and some other markets for a potential defect that could cause drivers to unintentionally shift their vehicles out of "park."

/ February 20, 2018
Rural King's Bellavie queen electric blanket

Rural King Recalls Electric Blankets for Fire Hazard

Rural King, of Mattoon, Illinois is recalling about 9,600 electric-heated blankets and throws because they can potentially catch on fire.

/ February 19, 2018