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.


New Salmonella Outbreaks Linked to Baby Formula

French health authorities have announced that at least 4 babies have been diagnosed with salmonella infections linked to powdered milk made in Spain.

/ January 25, 2019
Gold Medal Unbleached Flour Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Gold Medal Flour Recalled Over Salmonella Contamination

General Mills has issued a recall for 5-pound bags of Gold Medal Unbleached Flour after tests revealed the presence of salmonella, a bacterial pathogen that causes severe foodborne illness.

/ January 24, 2019
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Johnsonville Sausage Recalled for Contamination with Rubber Pieces

Johnsonville Foods has announced a recall for nearly 50,000 pounds of its famous raw pork patties after reports surfaced indicating they may have pieces of black rubber in them, according to the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

/ January 23, 2019
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Volvos Recalled for Fuel Line Cracks

Volvo Cars is recalling 200,000 diesel vehicles worldwide over concerns their fuel lines may crack, the Swedish automaker has announced.

/ January 23, 2019
Painkiller NSAID Risk

Another Blood Pressure Medication Recalled for Cancer-Causing Ingredient

A San Diego-based pharmaceutical manufacturer announced on Friday that it was recalling 8 lots of Irbesartan blood pressure medication after tests confirmed that it contained trace amounts of a cancer-causing material.

/ January 21, 2019
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Georgia Firm Recalls 68,000 Pounds Chicken Over Potential Wood Contamination

Perdue Foods, LLC, is recalling more than 68,000 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken nuggets after the company received several customer complaints of tiny pieces of wood inside the product, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced...

/ January 18, 2019
Government Shutdown

How the U.S. Government Shutdown is Affecting the Legal Industry

The federal court system is predicting that the current government shutdown -- the longest shutdown in U.S. history -- will severely bog down civil litigation if not fixed by next Friday, extending its original estimate by a week.

/ January 17, 2019
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Kia to Recall Thousands of Vehicles Following ABC Investigation

Kia has announced plans to recall tens of thousands of cars, trucks and SUVs that could spontaneously catch fire without warning, according to the U.S. National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA).

/ January 16, 2019
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9 Brands Dog Food Recalled Over Vitamin D Toxicity

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has announced a recall for 9 brands of dog food that may have the potential to cause vitamin D toxicity in certain pets.

/ January 15, 2019
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Sticky Icky Recalled for Failing Tests in Detroit, Kalamazoo

Medical marijuana products sold in two Michigan cities are being recalled after samples failed laboratory testing, according to The Detroit News.

/ January 12, 2019