Month: May 2020

P&S Beef Ravioli Linked to E. Coli Health Risk

P&S Beef Ravioli Linked to E. Coli Health Risk

P&S Ravioli Co. is warning that 70 pounds of frozen ravioli products may contain raw ground beef that is contaminated with E. coli.

/ May 14, 2020
Hodedah Recalls 4-Drawer Chests for Tip-Over Hazard

Hodedah Recalls 4-Drawer Chests for Tip-Over Hazard

After months of pressure from federal safety officials, Hodedah recalled thousands of 4-drawer dressers due to a tip-over hazard.

/ May 13, 2020
Wild Harvest® Basil Recalled for Cyclospora Parasite Contamination

Wild Harvest® Basil Recalled for Cyclospora Parasite Contamination

A recall was issued for Wild Harvest® Organic Basil after a product tested positive for Cyclospora parasite contamination.

/ May 12, 2020
Ohio State Pays $41 Million Settlement in Sexual Abuse Lawsuits

Ohio State Pays $41 Million Settlement in Sexual Abuse Lawsuits

Ohio State University has agreed to pay a $40.9 million settlement to 162 people who were sexually abused by Richard Strauss, a doctor who worked at the university from 1978 to 1998. He died in 2005.

/ May 11, 2020
Recalled Mag Cube Buckyballs in metal container

Mag Cube Magnet Toys Recalled for Deadly Risk to Kids

Mag Cube high-powered magnetic ball toys were recalled because they can cause deadly intestinal perforations if a person swallows 2 or more balls.

/ May 8, 2020
Becca Cosmetics Recalls Moldy Makeup Concealer

Becca Cosmetics Recalls Moldy Makeup Concealer

Becca Cosmetics recalled Light Shifting Brightening Concealer because a "common household mold" was found on some units.

/ May 7, 2020
Prepac Recalls 4-Drawer Chests for Tip-Over Hazard

Prepac Recalls 4-Drawer Chests for Tip-Over Hazard

Prepac recalled about 21,000 4-drawer chests due to a tip-over hazard that could seriously injure or crush a child.

/ May 6, 2020
Nursing Homes Push For COVID-19 Lawsuit Immunity As Deaths Top 20,000

Nursing Homes Push For COVID-19 Lawsuit Immunity As Deaths Top 20,000

Faced with 20,000 deaths and counting, nursing homes are pushing states to give them immunity from a potential flood of lawsuits.

/ May 5, 2020
Hospital Workers Files OxyCide Class Action Lawsuit

Hospital Workers File OxyCide Class Action Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed by hospital workers who developed severe health problems after using OxyCide, a powerful disinfectant chemical that linked to serious breathing problems, skin burns, and unknown long-term side effects.

/ May 4, 2020
20 Meat Workers Have Died of COVID-19, CDC Reports

20 Meat Workers Have Died of COVID-19, CDC Reports

Health officials reported 20 deaths and nearly 5,000 cases of COVID-19 at meat and poultry processing facilities.

/ May 1, 2020