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Hair Dryer

Hair Dryers Recalled Over Burn, Shock & Explosion Risk

Xtava has issued a nationwide recall for about 235,000 of its Allure and Allure Pro 2200W hair dryers over concerns they can catch on fire, which may cause burns, shocks and even explosions, according to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety...

/ August 16, 2018
Painkiller NSAID Risk

Thyroid Drug Recalled for Ingredient Problems

A widely-prescribed thyroid medication is being recalled nationwide over problems with an ingredient, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Thursday.

/ August 15, 2018
Roundup

First Roundup Cancer Trial Ends in $289 Million Verdict for Plaintiff

Monsanto took a massive financial hit last week as a California jury sided with a former groundskeeper from San Francisco who claims he developed Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma from using the company’s Roundup weed killer, awarding the man nearly $290 million in...

/ August 14, 2018
2019 Subaru Ascent

Subaru Recalling 2019 Ascent SUVs for Missing Welds

Some Subaru owners will be getting brand new cars if the manufacturer finds that their current vehicles are lacking crucial welds, according to a report issued Friday by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

/ August 13, 2018
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Florida Woman Files Option ELITE® IVC Filter Lawsuit

A woman from Florida has filed a lawsuit against Argon Medical Devices after her Option ELITE® blood clot filter tilted, became embedded, perforated her vein, and could not be removed surgically.

/ August 8, 2018
Nutrex Pressure Cooker Recall

Nutrex Pressure Cookers Recalled for Burn Risk

Rena Ware International Inc., of Bellevue, Washington is recalling about 700 Nutrex pressure cookers due to a risk of serious burns.

/ August 7, 2018
Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Cuisinart Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed by Injured Woman

A woman from South Dakota has filed a lawsuit after her Cuisinart pressure cooker exploded and caused serious burn injuries.

/ August 6, 2018
Gas Pipeline Explosion

5 Injured in Texas Gas Pipeline Explosions

Five people were critically injured and hospitalized with serious burns after a series of natural gas pipeline explosions in Midland County, Texas.

/ August 3, 2018
IVC Filter Lawsuit

California Woman Files Option ELITE® IVC Filter Lawsuit

A woman from California has filed a lawsuit after her IVC Filter perforated through her vein and could not be removed successfully.

/ August 2, 2018
Honey Smacks

Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Linked to 100 Salmonella Illnesses: CDC Update

Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal has been linked to at least 100 cases of salmonella infection (salmonellosis) in 33 U.S. states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned on Thursday.

/ July 13, 2018