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Polaris Recalls More RZR Vehicles for Fire Hazards

Polaris is recalling 16,800 of the 2015-2017 model-year RZR all-terrain vehicles after over 100 reports of fuel leaks and 4 fires.

/ July 26, 2017
iRover has issued a recall for 2,800 self-balancing hoverboards because the battery can overheat and catch on fire or explode.

iRover Hoverboards Recalled for Fire Hazard

iRover has issued a recall for 2,800 self-balancing hoverboards because the battery can overheat and catch on fire or explode.

/ July 25, 2017
Pennsylvania Man Files Günther Tulip® IVC Filter Lawsuit

Pennsylvania Man Files IVC Filter Lawsuit

Lawyers accuse Cook Medical of selling defective IVC Filters and downplaying the risk of severe side effects, such as vein perforation, tilting, fracture, blood clots, irregular heart rhythm, and sudden death.

/ July 25, 2017
A woman from Texas has filed a lawsuit after she was injured by C.R. Bard's only IVC Filter still on the market. Some patients have required emergency open-heart surgery when it fractured in under 6 months.

Texas Woman Files IVC Filter Lawsuit

A woman from Texas has filed a lawsuit after she was injured by the Denali® IVC Filter, which is C.R. Bard's only blood clot filter still on the market. There are reports of victims who needed emergency open-heart surgery when...

/ July 24, 2017
Maradol papayas are believed to be linked to a deadly outbreak of Salmonella that has infected 47 people in 12 states, including 1 person who died of a severe food poisoning illness.

Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Papayas

Caribeña Maradol papayas are believed to be linked to a deadly outbreak of Salmonella that has infected 47 people in 12 states, including 1 person who died of a severe food poisoning illness.

/ July 24, 2017
Essure FDA Warnings

Bayer Pulls Essure Sterilization Device Off Market in Canada

Bayer's controversial sterilization implant Essure will no longer be sold in Canada.

/ July 21, 2017
Louisiana Man Files Bard IVC Filter Lawsuit

Arizona Man Files Retrievable IVC Filter Injury Lawsuit

Blood clot filters are supposed to save lives, but over 4,500 lawsuits have now been filed by people who were seriously injured by side effects. In many cases, "retrievable" filters were impossible to remove.

/ July 21, 2017

Polaris Recalls Over 26,000 ATVs for Brake and Fire Hazards

Polaris issued two recalls this week for 26,670 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs). The brakes can fall off certain 2017 RZR 570 and S 470 vehicles. Fuel can leak and start a fire on the 2014 Sportsman 570.

/ July 20, 2017
A man who was injured by a G2® IVC Filter has filed a lawsuit accusing C.R. Bard of selling defective devices and downplaying risks. Studies now estimate that 38% of G2 IVC filters fracture in 5 years.

California Man Files G2® IVC Filter Lawsuit

A man who was injured by a G2® IVC Filter has filed a lawsuit accusing C.R. Bard of selling defective devices and downplaying risks. Studies now estimate that 38% of G2 IVC filters fracture in 5 years.

/ July 20, 2017
A man who was implanted with a defective Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit against Cook Medical, joining a consolidated litigation involving around 2,350 lawsuits nationwide.

Idaho Man Files Celect® Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit

A man who was implanted with a defective Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) blood clot filter has filed a lawsuit against Cook Medical, joining a consolidated litigation involving around 2,350 lawsuits nationwide.

/ July 19, 2017