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Laurence Banville

Automakers Sue Takata Over Airbag Safety Data Coverup

Three of the world’s largest automakers have filed suit against Takata Corporation, the Japanese parts manufacturer at the center of the largest recall in US history. On March 13, 2017, Nissan, BMW and Ford entered complaints in a Miami federal […]

Laurence Banville

Monsanto Influenced EPA On Cancer Risk Research, Roundup Lawsuits Accuse

Regulators at the Environmental Protection Agency used studies that were secretly written by Monsanto to conclude that the company’s popular herbicide Roundup does not present a risk of cancer, according to hundreds of farmers, landscapers and home gardeners who have […]

Laurence Banville

FDA Asks Philly Scientists To Study Miralax Side Effects In Kids

Children across the country are being given Miralax, despite concerns that the popular over-the-counter laxative can cause severe side effects in young people. In fact, the US Food & Drug Administration has received thousands of child injury reports – spanning back to […]

Laurence Banville

The Dangers Of Nail Guns on Work Sites

Nail guns are very popular tools in the construction industry. Any time you see workers framing a house or building you will see construction workers using these tools to quickly connect two pieces of material. However, this commonly used tool can be very dangerous.

Laurence Banville

IVC Filter Lawsuit Plaintiffs Note Possibility of Settlement While Awaiting September 2016 Trial Date

TheProductLawyers.com reports on the use of IVC filters to prevent pulmonary embolism and the allegations made by hundreds of plaintiffs about the possible risks associated with using the devices.

Chrissie Cole

Chikungunya Virus: Symptoms & Prevention

Mosquitos have long been an annoyance, but now they pose increasing danger to people. West Nile Virus, spread by mosquitoes, has been a threat for several years but this year there is a new mosquito-borne threat called chikungunya, according to […]

Chrissie Cole

Mayborn Recalls Baby Monitors For Repair

Mayborn USA voluntarily issued a recall of baby monitors in the U.S. and Canada due to a strangulation hazard posed by the sensor pad wire that can become wrapped around the child’s neck. To this date there have been no […]

Chrissie Cole

Power Adaptor/Chargers Recalled By Gemini

Gemini Manufacturing, in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a voluntary recall of power adaptor/chargers due to a burn hazard risks if the device overheats. To date, the company has received one injury report in which […]

Chrissie Cole

Sony Recalls VAIO Flip PC Laptops

Sony is recalling Personal computers because the lithium-ion batteries have the potential to overheat, posing a burn and fire hazard. The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the CPSC. To this date, the company has been informed of four […]

Chrissie Cole

Coravin Wine Access System Recalled For Repair

Summer is in full swing in most places and with that usually comes more barbeques and parties and outings. If wine is  on the menu, be sure to read this recall warning about the Coravin,  Wine Access System. The units are being […]