Category: Financial News

Tesla

Tesla Recalls 53,000 Cars to Replace Defective Parking Brake

Tesla Inc. has issued a global recall for about 53,000 of its Model S and Model X cars to fix a problem with the parking brake.

/ April 21, 2017
Subaru Logo

Subaru Recalls 33,000 Vehicles to Fix Engine Stalling Problem

Subaru is recalling over 33,000 Impreza compact cars from model year 2017 over a fuel problem that can make the engines stall without warning.

/ April 19, 2017
Viking Gas Range Recall

Viking Pays $4 Million Fine for Gas Ranges That Turn On By Themselves

Viking waited 6 years to report over 170 complaints about gas ranges that turned on spontaneously and could not be turned off with the knobs. Several people were burned while attempting to pull out the plug.

/ April 18, 2017
Hip Replacement Lawyer

$2 Million Verdict in Zimmer Kinectiv Hip Implant Lawsuit

A judge in New Mexico has ordered Zimmer Inc. to pay $2 million to a man who was injured by a Zimmer Kinectiv hip implant system.

/ April 17, 2017
Mirena Brain Injury Lawsuit

Over 100 Mirena Brain Injury Lawsuits Centralized in New York

Federal judges picked one court in New York to centralize 117 lawsuits from women who accuse Bayer of failing to warn about the risk of developing brain injuries from the Mirena Intrauterine Device (IUD).

/ April 14, 2017
Target

Target Recalls Easter Egg Toys Over “Life-Threatening” Swallow Hazard

Target Corp. is recalling 560,000 Easter toys over concerns they could block a child's stomach if swallowed, and only be removed via surgery.

/ April 13, 2017
Metal on Metal Him Implant Side Effects

DePuy Knew of Metal Hip Implant Risks in 1995

Experts warned Johnson & Johnson about the dangers of metal-on-metal hip replacements in 1995 and told the company it would be unethical to continue selling the implants.

/ April 13, 2017
Recall for Franke Garbage Disposal

Garbage Disposals Recalled for Metal Shooting Out

A recall was issued for nearly 150,000 garbage disposals sold under brand-names like Frigidaire, Kenmore, Moen after reports of metal pieces shooting out and hitting consumers, posing an injury hazard.

/ April 12, 2017
Ford F-250 Recall

Ford Recalls Nearly 53,000 Pickups for Rollaway Hazard

Ford Motor Co. is recalling 52,600 F-250 trucks because they can roll away when parked due to a manufacturing error, the company announced Saturday.

/ April 4, 2017
JNJ Trial Losses of 2016

100,000 Reasons Why Johnson & Johnson Wants to Forget 2016

Johnson & Johnson was hit with 6 out of 7 of the biggest injury verdicts of 2016. The company is accused of putting profits above public safety in 100,000 lawsuits over baby powder, vaginal mesh, hip implants, Risperdal, Xarelto, and...

/ April 3, 2017