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.

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Airbag Recall Expands as 14 Automakers List Additional Models

At least 14 different automakers have extended recalls to include additional models of vehicles that may contain defective airbag inflators linked to at least 21 deaths and nearly 200 injuries worldwide.

/ January 19, 2018
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Fujifilm Recalls Hundreds of Thousands of Camera Wall Plugs Over Shock Risk

The Japanese multinational photography and imaging company Fujifilm has issued a recall for nearly 300,000 power adapter wall plugs sold with digital cameras in the U.S. and Canada amid concerns that the devices can cause severe electrical shocks, according to...

/ January 18, 2018
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Snow Globes Recalled Over Fire Risk

A Massachusetts retailer is recalling about 43 snow globes due to reports of light refraction that can singe or melt items nearby, posing a fire hazard, the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) announced on Friday.

/ January 17, 2018
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Ice Cream Recall Expanded to Dozens of Brands Amid Listeria Fears

An ice cream recall announced last week has been expanded to include 26 brands that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ January 16, 2018
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Champion Sweatshirts Recalled Over Burn Risk

Todd Snyder + Champion sweatshirts are being recalled after it was found that the garments failed to meet federal flammability standards for clothing textiles, which makes them a burn risk to users.

/ January 12, 2018
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Lead Poisoning Test Kits Recalled for False Results; Millions of Children Possibly Affected

There’s a good chance millions of children in the U.S. will need to be tested for lead poisoning after a test kit used to diagnose the condition was found to produce false readings.

/ January 11, 2018
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Winn-Dixie Recalls Ice Cream Bars Over Listeria Contamination

Supermarket chain Winn-Dixie issued a recall Tuesday for its ice cream bars after it was found that some may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ January 11, 2018
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Ibuprofen May Affect Men’s Sexual Health, Study Finds

Taking a normal daily dose of the ubiquitous over-the-counter pain reliever ibuprofen may have the potential to cause a serious reproductive disorder in young men, a new study has found.

/ January 9, 2018
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Takata Recalls Millions More Inflators in Never-Ending Airbag Apocalypse

Defunct Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata Corp. is recalling 3.3 million more faulty airbag inflators in another expansion of the largest automotive recall in U.S. history, and quite possibly the entire observable universe.

/ January 8, 2018
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HP Recalls Notebook Computer Batteries for Overheating Issues

Hewlett-Packard is recalling lithium-ion batteries found inside various notebook and workstation computers after reports surfaced of the devices overheating, melting and charring.

/ January 5, 2018