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- Ashley Furnitureís Safety Violations
Accidents at work can happen anywhere. Ashley Furniture, the nationís largest furniture manufacturer, recently settled claims of safety violations brought by the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for $1.75 million. OSHA found numerous safety violations in the companyís manufacturing plants which it alleged caused over 1,000 worker injuries, including amputations.
- IKEA Recalls 29 Million Pieces of Furniture Due To Tipping Concern
Due to the accidental deaths of several children, IKEA has recalled millions of dressers and chests for the safety of the general public.
- Jeep that Killed Actor Was Recalled
Anton Yelchin, an actor best known for his role in Star Trek, was fatally injured June 19th when his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee rolled down his driveway, striking him and pinning him against a security gate.
- Missouri Jury Awards $55 Million in Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit
Johnson & Johnson must now pay $55 million in damages to victim who claims the companyís talcum powder caused her ovarian cancer.
- Breach of Contract Litigation: The Guaranty
Many consumers are influenced to purchase a product because a guaranty is offered on the product. This guaranty instills confidence in the consumer. However, when a manufacturer does not comply with the terms of the guaranty, legal issues may arise.
- IVC Filters Used to Prevent Blood Clots Linked to Serious, Potentially Fatal Side Effects
The Food and Drug Administration has warned that patients who are implanted with IVC filters sold by Cook Medical, C.R. Bard, and other medical device manufacturers may be at risk of serious and potentially fatal side effects. Dozens of lawsuits filed by patients who suffered complications from IVC blood clot filters have been filed against these companies.
- Insurance in Defective Product Cases
Well-known storage unit company, PODS, is facing criticism over their handling of a damaged property claim. A woman in Phoenix, AZ rented a storage unit while renovating her home, but her belongings were damaged when a hole let water into the unit.
- Breach of Warranty Lawsuits
Many products come with a warranty, which guarantees that the productís quality will meet a certain standard.
- Dangerous Defect Prompts Nissan Recall
Nissan Motor Co has announced a major recall of its 2013-2015 Altima midsize cars to address potentially faulty hood latches.
- Toyotal Recalls Over One Million SUVS
Toyota Motor Corp. has recalled 1.1 million sport utility vehicles (SUVs) in the United States after the auto company was put on notice that during a car accident, the rear seat belts in certain RAV4 models can become slashed by metal seat-cushion frames, leaving passengers unprotected.