Month: November 2020

Baby Spinach Recalled in 6 States for Salmonella Risk

Baby Spinach Recalled in 6 States for Salmonella Risk

Vegpro International recalled Fresh Attitude® Baby Spinach in New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.

/ November 30, 2020
Crock-Pot Pressure Cookers Recalled After 99 Burn Injuries Reported

Crock-Pot Pressure Cookers Recalled After 99 Burn Injuries Reported

Just before Thanksgiving, nearly 1 million Crock-Pot® Express Pressure Cookers were recalled after 99 burn injuries and 119 reports of lids detaching.

/ November 24, 2020
Woman Awarded $120 Million in Baby Powder Mesothelioma Lawsuit

Woman Awarded $120 Million in Baby Powder Mesothelioma Lawsuit

Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay $120 million to a woman from New York who developed mesothelioma after using baby powder.

/ November 23, 2020
Lawsuit Filed After Nutri-Pot Pressure Cooker Burns Woman

Lawsuit Filed After Nutri-Pot Pressure Cooker Burns Woman

A lawsuit has been filed by a woman who was burned when her Nutri-Pot Pressure Cooker exploded when she opened the lid.

/ November 20, 2020
B. Braun Halts Aesculap Knee Implants Due to 'Critical' Risk

B. Braun Halts Aesculap Knee Implants Due to ‘Critical’ Risk

B. Braun is warning surgeons to stop implanting certain Aesculap knee implants due to a "possible malfunction" that can cause them to loosen and fail prematurely, resulting in the need for another surgery.

/ November 19, 2020
$73 Million Settlement Reached in UCLA Gynecologist Sex Abuse Lawsuit

$73 Million Settlement Reached in UCLA Gynecologist Sex Abuse Lawsuit

The University of California system has agreed to pay $73 million to settle a class action lawsuit accusing a former UCLA gynecologist, Dr. James Heaps, of sexual abuse.

/ November 18, 2020
Crofton CC - 6L Pressure Cooker

ALDI Pressure Cooker ‘Explodes’ in Woman’s Face

A young mother in Australia was left with horrific burns after an ALDI pressure cooker "blew up" in her face and narrowly missed her child.

/ November 17, 2020
Kohl's Recalls SONOMA 3-Wick Candles for Fire & Burn Hazards

Kohl’s Recalls SONOMA 3-Wick Candles for Fire & Burn Hazards

Kohl's recalled about 512,000 SONOMA Goods For Life® 3-Wick Candles due to a risk of high flames causing fires, burn injuries or property damage.

/ November 16, 2020
Man Wins $9.3 Million After Unwanted Penis Surgery

Man Wins $9.3 Million After Unwanted Penis Surgery

Judges upheld a $9.3 million medical malpractice award to a man in California who was left impotent due to an unwanted penis surgery.

/ November 13, 2020
Mysterious E. coli Outbreaks May Be Linked to Romaine Lettuce

Mysterious E. coli Outbreaks May Be Linked to Romaine Lettuce

The holidays are here again — and yet again, romaine lettuce may be trying to kill us. Health officials are investigating 3 separate outbreaks.

/ November 12, 2020