Category: Product Liability

3M Combat Arms Earplugs

Plaintiff Seeks Consolidation of Federal 3M Earplug Lawsuits

After a group of plaintiffs reached a $9.1 million settlement with the 3M Company to resolve allegations that it knowingly sold defective earplugs to the U.S. military, one of those plaintiffs has filed a motion seeking consolidation of all such...

Honda Airbag Lawsuit

Exploding ARC Airbag Injures Driver; Questions Loom as Investigation into Faulty Inflators Drags On

More than 4 years after the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) committed to an investigation into why exploding airbag inflators manufactured by ARC Automotive of Tennessee are causing severe injuries and even deaths, new casualties are being reported...

E-Cigarette

Texas Man Dies from Vape Explosion

An exploding e-cigarette caused a man from Fort Worth, Texas, to suffer brain injuries so catastrophic they resulted in his death from a severed carotid artery, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Tower Pressure Cooker

Tower Pressure Cooker Lawsuit

A european device manufacturer is recalling its 6-litre One Touch Stainless Steel pressure cookers over a serious risk of burns, according to a recall notice posted by RAPEX.

Breast Implants

Breast Implants Linked to Dozens of New Lymphoma Cases: FDA Warning

At least 474 women who received textured breast implants have been diagnosed with a rare, life-threatening type of cancer known as anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL), according to a new warning from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). Of...

Breast Implants

Dozens More Lymphoma Cases Linked to Breast Implants: FDA Warning

Nearly 500 women with textured breast implants have been diagnosed with anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a deadly cancer found almost exclusively in breast implant recipients, FDA warned on Wednesday.

Ram Pickup

RAM Trucks Recalled for Steering, Brake Pedal Problems

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is recalling about 882,000 RAM pickup trucks worldwide due to problems with steering, brake pedals. At least 1 injury and 8 accidents linked to the problems, according to U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).