Category: Financial News

77,000 Frigidaire Gas Cooktops Recalled for Fire Hazard

77,000 Frigidaire Gas Cooktops Recalled for Fire Hazard

About 77,000 Frigidaire Stainless-Steel Gas Cooktops were recalled because the plastic knobs can break and cause a gas leak or fire.

/ September 5, 2023
3M Combat Arms Earplugs

3M Agrees to $6 Billion Settlement in Military Earplug Lawsuits

3M has agreed to pay a $6 billion settlement to resolve over 260,000 claims involving hearing loss from military earplugs.

/ August 31, 2023
Costco Recalls 350,000 Power Banks After Airplane Fire

Costco Recalls 350,000 Power Banks After Airplane Fire

Costco recalled about 350,000 Ubio Labs Power Banks after 3 reports of fires, including one fire on a plane during a commercial flight.

/ August 18, 2023
Over 1.5 Million Dehumidifiers Recalled After 23 Fires Reported

Over 1.5 Million Dehumidifiers Recalled After 23 Fires Reported

About 1.56 million dehumidifiers were recalled after 23 fires were reported, including brand-names like GE and Kenmore.

/ August 17, 2023
Sensio Recalls Bella, Bella Pro Series, Cooks and Crux Electric and Stovetop Pressure Cookers Due to Burn Hazard

Sensio Recalls 860,000 Pressure Cookers After 61 People Burned

Sensio recalled about 860,000 Bella®, Crux®, and Cooks® Pressure Cookers after 61 people were burned when they opened the lid.

/ August 14, 2023
Timberline Solar Shingles Recalled for Fire Hazard

Timberline Solar Shingles Recalled for Fire Hazard

About 2,100 Timberline Solar Energy Shingles were recalled because electrical components can malfunction and spark a fire.

/ July 27, 2023
McDonald's Ordered to Pay $800,000 for McNugget Burn Injury Lawsuit

McDonald’s Ordered to Pay $800,000 for McNugget Burn Injury Lawsuit

McDonald's has been ordered to pay $800,000 to the family of a little girl who was burned by a Chicken McNugget.

/ July 24, 2023
Jury Awards $19 Million in Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit

Jury Awards $19 Million in Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit

A jury in California has awarded nearly $19 million to a young man who developed mesothelioma after using Johnson's Baby Powder.

/ July 19, 2023
Sunbeam Heated Blanket Recall

Heated Blanket Lawsuit Filed by Woman With 3rd-Degree Burns

A lawsuit was filed by a woman who suffered 3rd-degree burns and needed a skin graft when her Sunbeam Heated Blanket overheated.

/ June 30, 2023
36,200 Steam Humidifiers Recalled After $10 Million in Fire Damage

36,200 Steam Humidifiers Recalled After $10 Million in Fire Damage

About 36,200 steam humidifiers were recalled after fires and smoke caused more than $10 million in property damage since 2010.

/ June 27, 2023