Ray Simon

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Ray Simon is a veteran copywriter with more than a decade's worth of experience in the field. He studied journalism at Vanderbilt University, graduating Cum Lade in 2007. Ray currently specializes in writing content and news articles for independent publications.

Indian Motorcycles Recalled for “Unintended Starting”

Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing Company is recalling about 3,300 bikes that may start by themselves due to a faulty switch, according to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

/ April 20, 2018
Brown and White Eggs

Salmonella Outbreak: How to Tell if Your Eggs are Safe to Eat

In the wake of a multi-state salmonella outbreak that has forced the recall of more than 200 million eggs, consumers need to be extra cautious so as not to get sick. Here are 5 easy steps you can take to...

/ April 19, 2018
Injectable drugs

Injectable Drugs Recalled for Lack of Sterility

A Mississippi company is recalling a variety of sterile injectable drug products after visible particles were found in some of the vials, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).

/ April 18, 2018
Brown and White Eggs

200 Million Eggs Recalled for Salmonella Contamination

A Seymour, Indiana-based company is recalling more than 200 million eggs that were distributed to restaurants and stores across the U.S. after they were linked to at least 22 salmonella illnesses, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).

/ April 17, 2018
Up to 400 milligrams (mg) of caffeine a day is safe

FDA Bans Sale of Pure Caffeine Over “Significant Health Concerns”

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has outlawed the retail sale of pure and bulk caffeine products following the deaths of two young men who ingested too much of the substance.

/ April 16, 2018
Polaris RZR

Polaris Recalls RZR Off-Road Vehicles Over Fire Hazard

Polaris Industries is recalling certain RZR recreational vehicles for a defect that could cause some of the components to melt or catch fire, according to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC).

/ April 13, 2018
Bay Bridge Traffic

Over 60 Million Recalled Vehicles Never Fixed, Still on U.S. Roads: Study

As many as 60 million vehicles in the U.S. that have been recalled for serious potential safety hazards have not been fixed, and continue motoring up and down the nation’s roads and highways, moving violations that could spell disaster for...

/ April 12, 2018
Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Recalls Cheese Over Potential Listeria Contamination

Whole Foods is recalling cheese from 9 stores across a half dozen Midwestern states due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ April 11, 2018
Chicken Salad

Iowa Woman Dead in Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Chicken Salad

Chicken salad produced by an Iowa firm and distributed by Fareway Stores in the Midwest has sickened at least 265 people in 8 states, and been linked to at least 1 death from salmonella poisoning (salmonellosis), according to the U.S....

/ April 10, 2018
E. Coli May Be Lurking in Uncooked Flour and Batter

Organic Flour Recalled for Salmonella Contamination

A Cincinnati-based foods supplier is recalling about 2,100 cases of Organic Amaranth Flour after tests revealed the presence of salmonella bacteria in one of the lots, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).

/ April 9, 2018