Category: Financial News

Fitbit Recalls 1 Million Ionic Smartwatches for Burn Hazard

Fitbit Recalls 1.7 Million Ionic Smartwatches for Burn Hazard

More than 1 million Fitbit Ionic smartwatches have been recalled after dozens of people were burned when the battery overheated.

/ March 2, 2022
Farberware Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed in Michigan

Farberware Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed in Michigan

A woman who was burned by a Farberware Pressure Cooker has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer.

/ February 25, 2022
Valco Baby Recalls Double Baby Strollers For Defective Wheel

Valco Baby Recalls Double Baby Strollers for Defective Wheel

Valco Baby has recalled about 1,290 double baby strollers after hundreds of reports of the front wheel breaking off during use.

/ February 16, 2022
UCLA Sexual Abuse Lawusit Settlement

UCLA Pays $244 Million to Settle Gynecologist Sex Abuse Lawsuits

UCLA has agreed to pay a $243.6 million settlement with more than 200 women who claim they were sexually assaulted by James Heaps, a former obstetrician-gynecologist (OB-GYN).

/ February 10, 2022
Ninja Foodi Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

Ninja Foodi Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed for Burn Injuries

SharkNinja has been sued by a man who claims that he was severely burned when the lid blew off his Ninja Foodi Pressure Cooker.

/ February 9, 2022
3M Slammed With $110 Million Verdict in Military Earplug Lawsuit

3M Slammed With $110 Million Verdict in Military Earplug Lawsuit

A federal jury in Florida has awarded $110 million to two U.S. Army veterans who suffered hearing loss while using 3M earplugs.

/ January 31, 2022
Social Media Companies Hit With Lawsuit for Teen Suicide

Social Media Companies Hit With Lawsuit for Teen Suicide

A mother from Connecticut filed a lawsuit blaming Snapchat and Instagram for her 11-year-old daughter's suicide.

/ January 24, 2022
Leachco Refuses Recall of Podster Baby Pillows After 2 Deaths

Leachco Refuses Recall of Podster Baby Pillows After 2 Deaths

Safety officials are warning parents and caregivers to stop using Leachco Podster Infant Loungers after 2 babies suffocated to death.

/ January 21, 2022
University Pays $490 Million Settlement in Doctor Sex Abuse Lawsuits

University Pays $490 Million Settlement in Doctor Sex Abuse Lawsuits

The University of Michigan has reached a $490 million settlement with more than 1,000 former athletes who were sexually abused during routine physical exams by Dr. Robert E. Anderson.

/ January 19, 2022
Crock-Pot Pressure Cookers Recalled After 99 Burn Injuries Reported

Crock-Pot Pressure Cooker Lawsuit Filed in Illinois

A lawsuit has been filed by a woman who was severely burned when the lid blew off of her Crock-Pot Pressure Cooker.

/ January 5, 2022