Category: Financial News

Ford Explorer SUVs Recalled Again for Defect Linked to 13 Crashes

Ford Explorer SUVs Recalled Again for Defect Linked to 13 Crashes

Ford has recalled certain 2013-2017 Explorer SUVs yet again to fix a rear suspension problem that is linked to 13 crashes and 6 injuries.

/ November 4, 2020
2016-2018 Volkswagen Jetta Recalled for Fire Hazard

Volkswagen Jetta Recalled for Fire Hazard

Volkswagen recalled more than 218,000 Jetta sedans due to a potential fuel leak that increases the risk of a fire.

/ October 30, 2020
Mueller Austria Onion Chopper Pro Recall

Onion Chopper Pro Recalled After 137 Injuries Reported

Mueller Austria has recalled older versions of the Onion Chopper Pro that pose a serious risk of hand and finger lacerations on the blades.

/ October 29, 2020
City Pays $28 Million After 'Widow Maker' Tree Kills Grandmother At Wedding

City Pays $28 Million After ‘Widow Maker’ Tree Kills Grandmother At Wedding

The city of Whittier, California will pay $28 million to the family of a 61-year-old grandmother who died when an 80-foot tree fell during her daughter's wedding party in Penn Park in 2016.

/ October 28, 2020
Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Marathon Oil Building Collapse

Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Marathon Oil Building Collapse

Lawsuits have been filed after a deadly construction accident inside the future headquarters of Marathon Oil in Houston, Texas.

/ October 27, 2020
Hyundai Kona EV Recall for Battery Fire Hazard

Hyundai Recalls 2019-2020 Kona EVs for Battery Fire Hazard

Hyundai issued a stop-sale for 2019-2020 Kona electric vehicles and asked owners to park outside after 13 battery fires were reported.

/ October 19, 2020
Lowe's Recalls Over 250,000 Kobalt Chainsaws and Pole Saws

Lowe’s Recalls Over 250,000 Kobalt Chainsaws and Pole Saws

A recall was issued for over 256,000 Kobalt® chainsaws and pole saws from Lowe's because a user may not be able to turn them off.

/ September 28, 2020
Illinois Facebook Users Can Apply for $400 Cash Settlement

Illinois Facebook Users Can Apply for $400 Cash Settlement

Facebook users in Illinois who appeared in photos after June 7, 2011 can apply for $400 as part of a class action lawsuit settlement.

/ September 22, 2020
LG Refrigerator Settlement Offers Cash Payouts to 1.6 Million Owners

LG Refrigerator Settlement Offers Cash Payouts to 1.6 Million Owners

LG has agreed to pay a class action settlement to around 1.6 million owners of refrigerators that are prone to cooling breakdowns.

/ September 18, 2020
Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled for Fire Hazard

Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled for Fire Hazard

It's hurricane season, and 2 models of Westinghouse Dual Fuel Portable Generators from Amazon, Sam's Club, and other stores were recalled for leaking fuel.

/ September 17, 2020