Ray Simon

All posts by Ray Simon

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.

2014 Kia Sorrento

Watchdog Group Presses Hyundai, Kia to Recall Nearly 3 Million Vehicles Over Fire Risk

A nonprofit auto safety group is demanding that Hyundai and Kia recall 2.9 million cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) after hundreds of the vehicles reportedly caught fire.

/ October 15, 2018
2019 Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon

Jeep Wranglers Recalled for Frame Defect That Could Increase Risk of Crash

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is preparing to launch a recall affecting certain Jeep Wranglers from model years 2018 and 2019 due to a potentially faulty weld in the frame that could potentially cause a sudden crash, according to documents posted...

/ October 12, 2018
Ford GT

Ford Recalls GT Supercar Over Fluid Leaks, Fire Risk

It seems not even the extreme high-end, ultra-elite vehicles are immune from recalls these days, as Ford is recalling its GT Supercar over a potential defect that has been reported to start fires in the race car overseas.

/ October 11, 2018
Yoga Chairs

Backless Yoga Chairs Recalled Over Fall Risk

Spiraledge, Inc., a Campbell, California, establishment is recalling 2 types of backless yoga chairs over concerns they could break during use in several different places, which could cause severe injury, including death, according to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission...

/ October 10, 2018
Ham

Callie’s Charleston Biscuits Recalls Ready-To-Eat Ham Products for Listeria Contamination

Johnston County Hams, Inc. on Wednesday issued a nationwide recall for nearly 90,000 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products over a potential contamination with Listeria monocyogenes, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness. Some of the potentially-tainted ham was found to...

/ October 9, 2018
Beehive

Study Finds Roundup Ingredient May Be Affecting Honey Bees

Young honey bees are being poisoned by glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup weed killer and a chemical named as the causative agent in thousands of lawsuits alleging cancer from the herbicide, according to a new study published in the...

/ October 8, 2018
2014_toyota_prius

Toyota to Recall 2.4 Million Prius Hybrids Over Risk of Stalling

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling about 2.4 million Prius vehicles worldwide over a problem that could cause them to stall out while driving, the automaker announced on Friday.

/ October 5, 2018
Ham

North Carolina Firm Recalls Nearly 90,000 Pounds of Ham After Death from Listeria

A Smithfield, North Carolina-based company is recalling 89,000 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products over potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, which has contributed to the death of at least one person, the USDA Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) reported on Wednesday.

/ October 4, 2018
Uber Numb

Pain Medication Recalled for Child Safety Risk

Certain versions of Uber Numb Topical Anesthetic Cream and Uber Numb Spray are being recalled to the retail level for a packaging problem that could make them dangerous to children, the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) reported on Monday.

/ October 3, 2018
Pluto

Strange Object Discovered Far Beyond Pluto: Could it be ‘Planet X?’

At the extreme edge of our local solar system, astronomers from the Carnegie Institution for Science have discovered a bizarre, previously unknown object whose presence may have profound implications for our own local group of 8 planets (sorry, Pluto).

/ October 2, 2018