Category: Financial News

Texas Court Revives Oil Field Truck Accident Lawsuit

Texas Court Revives Oil Field Truck Accident Lawsuit

An appellate court in Texas has partially revived a lawsuit that was filed by the family of an oil field truck driver who died in a crash after being forced to work excessive on-the-road hours.

/ August 16, 2018
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

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
Cummins Inc.

Cummins to Recall 500,000 Truck Engines for Emissions Fail

Real-world testing done on medium and heavy-duty trucks equipped with Cummins engines has found higher-than-expected levels of emissions, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) announced on Tuesday.

/ 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
2017 Ram 2500 Limited Crew Cab 4x4

Fiat Recalls 1.4 Million Ram Pickups Over Defective Tailgates

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is recalling over 1.4 million Ram pickups in the U.S. and Canada amid reports that tailgates with power locks had opened while the trucks were being driven.

/ August 3, 2018
2014 Ford Escape

Ford to Recall 550K Fusion, Escape Vehicles Over Rollaway Risk

Ford Motor Company is recalling nearly 550,000 Fusion and Escape vehicles over concerns they may roll away after being parked, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced.

/ July 19, 2018