Month: August 2020

Kmart Recalls Nearly 20,000 Dressers for Tip-Over Hazard

Kmart Recalls Nearly 20,000 Dressers for Tip-Over Hazard

Kmart recalled nearly 20,000 four-drawer Essential Home® dressers because they are unstable and can tip-over and injure or kill a child.

/ August 17, 2020
Intertex Air Blowers Recalled for Fire Hazard

Intertex Air Blowers Recalled for Fire Hazard

Intertex recalled about 189,000 B-Air, BlueDri and Sloeaire blowers due to a fire hazard, particularly when they are "daisy chained" together.

/ August 14, 2020
Costco Recalls Frozen Shrimp for Salmonella Risk

Costco Recalls Frozen Shrimp for Salmonella Risk

Costco recalled certain 2-pound bags of Kirkland Signature® frozen pre-cooked shrimp due to a risk of Salmonella contamination.

/ August 13, 2020
Thule Recalls 4,000 Sleek Strollers for Injury Hazard

Thule Recalls 4,000 Sleek Strollers for Injury Hazard

Thule recalled over 4,000 Sleek strollers in the U.S. and Canada because the handlebar can detach.

/ August 12, 2020
Wegmans Recalls Citrus Fruits and Potatoes for Listeria Risk

Wegmans Recalls Citrus Fruits and Potatoes for Listeria Risk

Wegmans stores on the East Coast have recalled certain lemons, limes, oranges, and red potatoes due to a risk of Listeria.

/ August 11, 2020
Lawsuit Filed After Onion Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 900 People

Lawsuit Filed After Onion Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 900 People

The first lawsuit has been filed after a Salmonella outbreak linked to onions sickened at least 889 people in the U.S. and Canada.

/ August 10, 2020
Texas Tech Fires Women's Basketball Coach After Abuse Claims

Texas Tech Fires Women’s Basketball Coach After Abuse Claims

Texas Tech fired the women's basketball coach Marlene Stollings and her assistant coach after 10 players reported a "toxic culture" of abuse.

/ August 7, 2020
Salads Recalled At Kroger, Walmart, H-E-B for Salmonella Risk

Salads Recalled At Kroger, Walmart, H-E-B for Salmonella Risk

Several pre-made salads, sandwiches, and deli items from Walmart, Kroger and H-E-B were recalled due to onions that may be contaminated with Salmonella.

/ August 6, 2020
Bayer Sets Aside $1.5 Billion for Essure Lawsuit Settlements

Bayer Sets Aside $1.5 Billion for Essure Lawsuit Settlements

Bayer has set aside nearly $1.5 billion as it tries to pay settlements in approximately 32,000 Essure lawsuits.

/ August 5, 2020
Car Accidents at Temporary Dining Areas for Restaurants

Car Accidents Hit Temporary Dining Areas for Restaurants

A growing number of cars have crashed into temporary outdoor dining areas after restaurants moved onto city streets to avoid COVID-19 outbreaks.

/ August 4, 2020