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February 22, 2017
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Teens Whose Parents Drive Distracted Are 3xs More Likely to Drive Distracted Themselves

The old parental adage “Do as I say, not as I do” could cause your teen to suffer serious injuries or death in an accident.
February 17, 2017
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Britax Recalls 700,000 Stroller Systems Due to Fall Hazards

Britax Child Safety Inc. has recalled more than 700,000 B-Agile and BOB Motion strollers with Click & GO receiver mounts. When the strollers are used with […]
January 31, 2017

Combating Anxiety After a Car Crash

After an accident or traumatic experience, many victims suffer from anxiety and stress.
January 19, 2017
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Takata To Plead Guilty for Exploding Airbag Inflators

Takata Corporation, one of the largest automotive supply parts companies in the world, has agreed to plead guilty to a criminal charge of concealing the dangerous […]
January 19, 2017
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Florida is Nation’s Most Deadly State for Pedestrians

Florida is the nation’s most deadly state for pedestrians, according to a recent report by Smart Growth America. Florida claims seven of ten most dangerous metropolitan […]
January 17, 2017
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Takata To Plead Guilty for Exploding Airbag Inflators

Takata Corporation, one of the largest automotive supply parts companies in the world, has agreed to plead guilty to a criminal charge of concealing the dangerous […]
January 11, 2017
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Volkswagen Recalls 136,000 Vehicles to Fix Braking Systems

Volkswagen is recalling approximately 136,000 vehicles to fix their antilock brake systems which could cause the control unit for the brake systems to fail when the […]
December 20, 2016
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Holiday Traveling Safety

Millions of drivers are on the road every year heading to their destinations for the holidays. According to AAA, while many travel by air, 93 percent […]
December 16, 2016
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Millions of Cuisinart Food Processors Recalled After Laceration Injuries

  Conair, Cuisinart’s parent corporation is recalling 8 million food processors. The riveted blades on the food processors can crack over time, causing metal pieces to […]
December 7, 2016

Ford Recalls 680,000 Vehicles for Seat Belt Defects

Ford Motor has issued a recall on 680,000 midsize sedans due to faulty anchor pretensioners that can cause front seat belts to not hold people in […]
November 16, 2016

Four Ways to Protect Yourself This Holiday Season

The holiday season is the perfect time for many to open up their homes for parties. However, as a property owner, it is important to be […]
September 27, 2016

Lea Industries Recalls Over 34 Different Children’s Bed Collections Due to Fall Hazard

Lea Industries Recalls Over 34 Different Children’s Bed Collections Due to Fall Hazard Lea Industries, a La-Z-Boy company, is recalling several children’s beds after multiple incident […]
September 27, 2016

Salad Mixes Recalled for Possible Listeria or Salmonella

Salad Mixes Recalled for Possible Listeria or Salmonella River Ranch Fresh Foods, LLC and Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. are each recalling salad mixes for possible contamination […]
September 27, 2016

Studded Fashion Belts by ASOS are Recalled After Testing Positive for Radioactive Isotopes

Studded Fashion Belts by ASOS are Recalled After Testing Positive for Radioactive Isotopes The British online fashion retailer ASOS has issued a recall on a black […]
September 27, 2016

New Stroller Safety Proposal by the CPSC to Lower Stroller Related Injuries

New Stroller Safety Proposal by the CPSC to Lower Stroller Related Injuries The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has approved a suggested proposal to create […]
September 27, 2016

LG Top-Loading Washing Machines Recalled Because of Injury Risk

LG Top-Loading Washing Machines Recalled Because of Injury Risk LG Electronics Inc. announced a recall of Top-Loading Washing Machines. LG has received at least 343 reports […]
September 27, 2016

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Nearly every day, new information regarding product recalls, safety warnings, prescription drug updates and other personal injury news becomes available to consumers. From broken parts to […]
September 27, 2016

Folding Step Stools Sold at Home Goods, Marshalls, TJ Maxx Stores Recalled for Fall Hazard

Folding Step Stools Sold at Home Goods, Marshalls, TJ Maxx Stores Recalled for Fall Hazard Kennedy International Inc. recently announced a recall of Folding Step Stools. […]
September 27, 2016

Viking Dishwashers Recalled Because They May Set Your Kitchen on Fire

Viking Range Corporation recently announced a recall of Viking dishwashers. Viking has received 21 reports of incidents, including five reports of property damage from fires. No […]
September 27, 2016

Mercedes-Benz Recalls ML-Class SUVs Because of Faulty Floor Mats

Mercedes-Benz has issued a recall for 8,675 sport utility vehicles because the all-season floor mats may trap the accelerator pedals. The SUV models are Mercedes-Benz ML350, […]
September 26, 2016

Toyota Recalls 7.5 million Vehicles Due to Potential Power Window Switch Defect

Toyota Recalls 7.5 million Vehicles Due to Potential Power Window Switch Defect Toyota has recalled 7.43 million vehicles, the largest vehicle recall since 1996, because driver’s […]
September 23, 2016

Porsche Recalls Cayenne, Panamera Vehicles for Fire Risk

Porsche has announced a voluntary recall of 270 vehicles due to the turbocharger’s turbine wheels that may fracture due to a casting defect, which may cause […]
September 23, 2016

Mini Cooper Recalled by BMW Due to Water Pump

BMW has announced a voluntary recall of 88,911 vehicles due to the electronic circuit board that can malfunction and overheat increasing the risk of a fire. […]
September 23, 2016

Big Lots Recalls Portable Space Heaters for Fire and Electric Shock Hazard

Big Lots recently announced a recall of the Portable Space Heater and Portable Oscillating Space Heater. Big Lots has received four reports of the product overheating […]
September 23, 2016

Propylene Gas Cylinders Recalled by Worthington Cylinders Due to Fire Hazard

Worthington Cylinders Wisconsin, LLC. recently announced a recall of Map Pro, Propylene and MAPP Gas Cylinders. The seal on the cylinders can leak after torches or […]
September 23, 2016

Nissan Juke Vehicles Recalled Because of Defective Rear Seat Back

Nissan has announced a voluntary recall of 11,076 vehicles due to an incomplete weld penetration, the rear seat back striker may partially separate in a crash, […]
September 23, 2016

Tea Light Candle Collection Recalled by Demaco Due to Fire Hazard

DD Traders Inc. recently announced a recall of its Tea Lights in Carruth Candleholder Collection Sets. The company initiated the recall after receiving one report of […]
September 23, 2016

Toyota Recalls Vehicles For Faulty Occupant Sensing System

Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) has announced a voluntary recall of 3,235 vehicles due to not having the passenger seat occupant sensing system calibration test, increasing […]
September 23, 2016

Nestlé Recalls Lean Cuisine Ravioli Due to Glass Fragments

Nestlé Prepared Foods Company announced a recall of two production codes of Lean Cuisine Culinary Collection Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli because they may contain fragments of glass. […]
September 23, 2016

Pottery Barn Recalls Sweet Lambie Crib Bumpers Due to Entanglement Hazards for Children

Pottery Barn has issued a recall for “Sweet Lambie Crib Bumpers” due to possible entanglement risks for infants and young children. Over 12,000 units have been […]
September 23, 2016

Medicine Storage Containers Sold at Walgreens, CVS and Other Stores Recalled

Locker Brand Inc. recently announced a recall of Medicine Bottle Storage Containers. There have been no injuries reported. The medicine container can open by applying pressure […]
September 23, 2016

National Stop on Red Week Promotes Stoplight Safety

The National Coalition for Safer Roads is teaming with communities and organizations nationwide to increase awareness of the potentially fatal habit of running red lights duringNational […]
September 23, 2016

Chrysler Recalls Jeep Vehicles Because of Airbag Control Module

Chrysler has announced a voluntary recall of 744,822 vehicles due to a component in the air bag control module may fail causing the front airbags, increasing […]
September 23, 2016

PeaPod Travel Tents Sold on Amazon Recalled for Suffocation & Entrapment

KidCo Inc. announced a recall of PeaPod and PeaPod Plus Travel Beds. Graco and CPSC are aware of a death of a 5-month-old boy in December […]
September 23, 2016

Whole Foods Market Recalls Fresh Food Items Sold at Jacksonville, Tampa & Florida Locations

Whole Foods Market has issued a voluntary recall of certain fresh food items sold in their prepared food departments 17 Florida store locations. The fresh food […]
September 23, 2016

HP Fax Machines Recalled Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Hewlett-Packard Co. recently announced a recall of HP fax 1040 and 1050 machines. Hewlett-Packard is aware of seven reports of fax machines overheating and catching fire, […]
September 23, 2016

Subaru Recalls Legacy and Outback Vehicles For Engine Starting by Itself

Subaru has announced a voluntary recall of 47,419 vehicles due to the Audiovox remote engine starter (RES) that may malfunction and randomly transmit an engine start […]
September 23, 2016

Temperature and Humidity Sensors for Schools, Hospitals Recalled Due to Fire Hazard

Siemens Industry, Inc. announced a recall of Q-Series Temperature and Humidity Sensors. Four incidents of overheating and fires have been reported to Siemens. Two of the […]
September 23, 2016

Office Depot Recalls Leather Desk Chairs for Fall Hazard

Wonderful Year Inc. recently announced a recall of Office Depot Brand Biella Leather Desk Chairs. Office Depot has received 11 reports of the chairs breaking and […]
September 23, 2016

Jimmy Dean Recalls Breakfast Sandwiches for Undeclared Allergens

Jimmy Dean is recalling a run of French Toast & Sausage Sandwiches for containing the undeclared allergens egg and soy. The breakfast sandwiches are wrapped in […]
September 23, 2016

Whole Foods Market in Florida Recalls Sockeye Salmon Due to Listeria Concern

Whole Foods Market is recalling a lot of Whole Catch Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmonbecause it may contain Listeria Monocytogenes. The fish comes cold smoked and sliced […]
September 23, 2016

Women’s Dress Shoes Recalled by Naturalizer Due to Fall Hazard

The Brown Shoe Company, Inc. recently announced a recall of women’s dress shoes. The recall was initiated after the company received 1 report of a costumer […]
September 23, 2016

Nissan Recalls 2012 Vehicles Because of Broken Wheel Hub

Nissan has announced a voluntary recall of 2,417 vehicles due to a wheel hub that did not meet design hardness specifications and may prematurely crack, increasing […]
September 23, 2016

Perfect Image Solutions, LLC Recalls Unapproved Products Due To Health Risks

Perfect Image Solutions, LLC recently announced a recall of Men’s Minoxidil 15% Azelaic 5% Hair regrowth topical, 60mL; Men’s Minoxidil 10% Azelaic 5% Hair regrowth topical, […]
September 20, 2016

Play Yards Subject to New Federal Safety Standards

In a four to zero vote, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) passed new mandatory safety standards to improve play yards and help prevent deaths […]
September 19, 2016

Toyota Recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs and Lexus Sedans for Suspension Problem

Toyota has announced a recall involving 778,000 vehicles under two of its brands for a suspension problem that could cause crashes. The rear suspension arms in […]
September 19, 2016

Toddler Chairs Sold at Target & Walmart Online Stores Recalled for Choking Hazard

Trend Lab LLC announced a recall of children’s upholstered toddler chairs. There have not been any injuries reported at this time. Staples in the binding on […]
September 15, 2016

LED Night Lights Recalled for Fire and Burn Hazards

American Tack & Hardware Co. (AmerTac) recently announced a recall of LED night lights. AmerTac has received 25 reports of the night lights smoking, burning, melting […]
September 15, 2016

Nissan Recalls Juke, Infiniti M and QX Models Due to Fuel Leak

Nissan has announced a voluntary recall of 79,275 vehicles due to the fuel pressure sensor that may loosen causing the fuel to leak increasing the risk […]
September 15, 2016

Motorcycles Recalled by Kawasaki Due to Battery

Kawasaki has announced a voluntary recall of 20,512 motorcycles due to a manufacturing error that the regulator may insufficiently charge the battery increasing the risk of […]