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- How a Recall Affects a Product Liability Claim
These days, it is almost impossible turn on the television or go online without seeing news about another product safety recall. The number of safety recalls involving unsafe toys, contaminated food products, auto defects, and dangerous drugs have surged in recent years – with no end in site.
- Product Liability: Talcum Powder and the Link to Ovarian Cancer
The insidious nature of ovarian cancer makes it difficult to detect in its early stages when treatment is most effective.
- Xarelto Named One of the Most Dangerous Pharmaceutical Drugs in the U.S.
Using data from the FDA, website HealthGrove was listed as one of fifty of the most dangerous prescription drugs.
- Asbestos in the Nevada Desert
Because asbestos was once so commonly used as a component of building and insulation materials, it can be easy to forget that it is a naturally-occurring mineral that can be found in nature. Asbestos is a substance that occurs naturally in the Earth and can be found around the world, including in the United States.
- Ashley Furniture’s Safety Violations
Accidents at work can happen anywhere. Ashley Furniture, the nation’s 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 company’s manufacturing plants which it alleged caused over 1,000 worker injuries, including amputations.
- The Serious Dangers of Automatic Gates
The number of people who have suffered serious injuries and even lost their lives from malfunctioning or faulty automated gates is simply too high to have no changes implemented.
- Energy Drinks and Product Liability Claims
Energy drinks saturate the market from the simple brand names that give energy for hours to the generic that hold mostly caffeine but nothing else. For the last few years, these products have been linked to several instances of death among consumers.
- Legislation Imposed on E-Cigarettes
by DiTomaso Law
On May 5, 2016, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) passed legislation imposing rules on e-cigarettes after nearly ten years of the product being available to consumers.
- Auto Defects and Car Fires
Auto defects may cause more fires than any other issue. Many of these defects are electrical in nature which may ignite other parts of the vehicles. When a person is driving a car that is engulfed in flames, the occupants of the vehicle may suffer severe injuries.
- Importance of Correcting Recalled Automobiles
Entire vehicles and specific auto parts are recalled often due to defects. Some sources state vehicle recalls happen almost every single day. Information regarding vehicle defects is often available and sometimes mailed to owners of the recalled vehicles. Despite this information, many owners and operators of these vehicles fail to repair the defect or avoid the recall entirely.