Product Recall Spike Expected in the Coming Months
The COVID-19 outbreak has brought changes to all aspects of our lives and how product safety is dealt with is no exception. Consumer experts anticipate a spike in product recalls in the last half of 2020. And product recalls continue to occur during the pandemic. Like most things, the process of dealing with a product […]
Safety Group Calls on Feds to Investigate Unintended Braking Incidents in Nissan SUVs
Nissan recently announced its “field actions” concerning a software update that is supposed to improve the performance of its automated braking system. The update comes following a petition filed by the Center for Auto Safety that called for an investigation into claims that certain Nissan SVUs had a defect in their auto emergency braking systems.
Lawsuit Filed against Hormel Company Claims “Natural” Meat is Not What Consumers Believe
The Hormel food company recently won its request to have a lawsuit filed against it dismissed. However, the dismissal did not come before any damage was done. As a result of the lawsuit, consumers are now fully aware of what Hormel products contain and what they believed to be “all natural” are anything but.
Drug Maker Charged with Fraud
British drugmaker Indivior has been charged with felony fraud and conspiracy after marketing its opioid product as “less prone to abuse.” The allegations against the company included its drug Suboxone.
Baby Product Manufacturers Avoid Product Recalls
The Federal Consumer Product Safety Commission has sided again with manufacturers concerning the regulation of reportedly dangerous products.