Month: June 2019

IVC Filter Lawsuit

Lawsuit Filed by Man Injured by Filter Designed to Catch Blood Clots

A lawsuit has been filed against Cook Medical by a man who was injured by a metal filter that was implanted in his vein to catch blood clots and prevent a pulmonary embolism.

/ June 14, 2019
TVT-O Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed in Pennsylvania

TVT-O Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed in Pennsylvania

A lawsuit has been re-filed in Pennsylvania by a woman who was injured by an allegedly defective transvaginal mesh sling manufactured by Ethicon Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson.

/ June 13, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Lawsuit Filed After Woman Injured by IVC Filter

A woman from Arizona has filed a lawsuit after she was injured by an allegedly defective vena cava filter manufactured by Cook Medical.

/ June 12, 2019
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Lawsuit Filed After IVC Filter Becomes Tilted and Embedded

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

/ June 11, 2019
Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries for Hepatitis A Risk

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries for Hepatitis A Risk

Kroger, Ralphs, QFC, Food 4 Less, and many other grocery stores recalled Private Selection® Triple Berry Medley and Frozen Blackberries due to a risk of Hepatitis A.

/ June 10, 2019
Apple World Travel Adapter Kit

Apple Recalls Wall Plug Adapters for Shock Hazard

Apple has recalled 814,000 wall plug adapters that were sold in a travel kit due to a shock hazard.

/ June 7, 2019
Johnsonville Recalls Jalapeño Cheddar Sausages

Johnsonville Recalls Jalapeño Cheddar Sausages Due to Plastic

Johnsonville recalled over 95,000 pounds of Jalapeño Cheddar smoked sausages due to "hard green plastic" contamination.

/ June 6, 2019
Mesothelioma Talcum Powder Lawsuit

Jury Awards $325 Million in Talc-Mesothelioma Lawsuit

A jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $325 million to a woman who developed mesothelioma after years of using talcum powder products she says were contaminated with asbestos.

/ June 5, 2019
Perdue Foods Recalls Chicken Nuggets Due to Bone Pieces

Perdue Chicken Strips Recalled Due to Bone Pieces

Perdue Foods has recalled approximately 32,000 pounds of fully-cooked Simply Smart® chicken strips, nuggets, and tenders because they may be contaminated with bone pieces, according to the USDA.

/ June 4, 2019
Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Ohio Hospital Confirms 1 Death in Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Mount Carmel Grove City hospital has confirmed that 1 patient has died after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease.

/ June 3, 2019