Month: August 2022

Makita Recalls 2,600 Cordless Hedge Trimmers for Injury Risk

Makita Recalls 2,600 Cordless Hedge Trimmers for Injury Risk

Makita USA recalled about 2,600 cordless hedge trimmers that are missing the rear safety guard, which poses an injury hazard to users.

/ August 11, 2022
Arkansas Woman Files Pressure Cooker Burn Injury Lawsuit

Arkansas Woman Files Pressure Cooker Burn Injury Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed by a woman from Arkansas who was injured when her pressure cooker's lid suddenly exploded off the pot.

/ August 10, 2022

Maxi-Matic Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed in North Carolina

A woman from North Carolina who was seriously burned by her Maxi-Matic Pressure Cooker has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer.

/ August 9, 2022
Crock-Pot Pressure Cookers Recalled After 99 Burn Injuries Reported

Crock-Pot Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed by Burned Woman

A woman who was burned by a recalled Crock-Pot Express Crock Multi-Cooker has filed a lawsuit against Sunbeam Products.

/ August 8, 2022
DeWALT Recalls 1.4 Million Miter Saws After 9 Injuries Reported

DeWALT Recalls 1.4 Million Miter Saws After 9 Injuries Reported

DeWALT recalled over 1.4 million 12-inch Sliding Compound Miter Saws after 9 injuries and 571 reports of the safety guard breaking off.

/ August 5, 2022
Equifax Credit Score Errors Cause Financial Chaos for Consumers

Equifax Credit Score Errors Cause Financial Chaos for Consumers

Equifax sent out the wrong credit scores for millions of consumers who applied for credit cards, mortgages or auto loans in March and April 2022, sometimes resulting in higher payments or rejected loans.

/ August 4, 2022
Senate Approves Delayed Burn Pit Legislation to Help Veterans

Senate Approves Delayed Burn Pit Legislation to Help Veterans

The Senate has voted 86-11 to approve a bill that will enhance health care and disability benefits for veterans exposed to toxic chemicals.

/ August 3, 2022
Banana Boat Recalls Hair & Scalp Sunscreen Spray for Toxic Benzene

Banana Boat Recalls Hair & Scalp Sunscreen Spray for Toxic Benzene

Banana Boat recalled certain batches of Hair & Scalp Sunscreen Spray that tested positive for benzene, a carcinogenic chemical.

/ August 2, 2022
Premier Protein Recalled for Risk of Cronobacter Infections

Premier Protein Shakes Recalled for Risk of Cronobacter Infections

Premier Protein and 9 other protein shakes and cold-brew coffee products were recalled because they may contain dangerous bacteria.

/ August 1, 2022