Month: October 2018

Blood Pressure Medication Recalled for Cancer Risk

Westminster Pharmaceuticals is recalling the blood pressure medication irbesartan over a potential cancer risk associated with contamination, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Tuesday.

/ October 31, 2018
Tesla Autopilot Car Accident Lawsuit Filed in Florida

Tesla Autopilot Car Accident Lawsuit Filed in Florida

A man from Florida who was injured when the autopilot on his Tesla Model S apparently failed has filed a lawsuit against the auto-maker.

/ October 31, 2018
Narcan

Opioid Antidote Still Risky for Patients Uncertain When to Take Life-Saving Agent

There are many different emergencies that could arise when the use of naloxone, better known by its trade name Narcan, may be required. However, there are just as many or even more situations that may appear - even to the...

/ October 30, 2018
Cub Cadet Recalls Challenger 400 Utility Vehicles for Fire Hazard

Cub Cadet Recalls Challenger 400 Utility Vehicles for Fire Hazard

Cub Cadet, of Cleveland, Ohio recalled about 350 of the Cub Cadet Challenger 400 utility vehicles due to a fire hazard.

/ October 30, 2018
$1 Million Awarded to Oil Rig Worker Injured in Helicopter Crash

$1 Million Awarded to Oil Rig Worker Injured in Helicopter Crash

An oil rig worker was awarded $1 million for severe injuries that occurred in a helicopter crash.

/ October 29, 2018
Butter Chicken - Indian Chicken Curry Dish

Curry Powder Recalled for Potential Lead Contamination

Two companies are recalling a variety of curry powder products because they may contain high levels of lead, which poses a significant health risk to children and elderly people, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Thursday.

/ October 29, 2018
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Denali® Vein Filter Filter Lawsuit Filed in Arizona

A lawsuit has been filed against C.R. Bard on behalf of a deceased man from Illinois who was injured by a Denali® Vena Cava Filter.

/ October 26, 2018
Ford

Ford Recalling 1.5 Million Focus Vehicles for Stall Risk

Ford Motor Company announced on Thursday said it is recalling nearly 1.5 million Focus vehicles in North America over a malfunctioning canister purge valve.

/ October 26, 2018
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Rhode Island Man Files Option ELITE® IVC Filter Lawsuit

A man from Rhode Island has filed a lawsuit after his IVC Filter became tilted, embedded, punctured his vein, and could not be removed.

/ October 25, 2018
BMW Mystery Fire

BMW to Recall 1.6 Million Vehicles Over Fire Risk

German automaker BMW said it is expanding a previous recall to include 1.6 million additional vehicles worldwide over concerns that fluid leaks could start engine fires.

/ October 25, 2018