According to recent news from the consumer reports, the manufacturer along with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is recalling a certain type of dog food from the P&G’s Iams brand. The Iams ProActive Health Smart Puppy dry food was found to have high levels of a toxin called aflatoxin that may cause many illnesses in pets.
The FDA has announced that retailers have removed the remaining recalled products from their shelves but that several consumers still own bags of the recalled product in their homes. According to official reports, the illnesses related to the bacteria found in the dog food may cause the dogs to suffer sluggishness, vomiting, lethargy, yellowish tint to the eyes, diarrhea etc.
The article announced that the product was distributed to most states of the country and that the recalled bags have February 5 or February 6, 2013 stamped on their Best If Used By labels.
If your pet consumed this recalled product, take it to a veterinarian as fast as possible. I, a Seattle personal injury attorney and a pet owner understand how important our pet’s health is to our family and us.
Don’t hesitate to contact a personal injury lawyer if you ever feel like a defective product has caused you or a loved one to be severely injured. Don’t let the negligence of a big company harm your loved ones.
Recent news reports that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Nygala Corp. have recently issued a recall for more than 10,000 Halloween Projection Flashlights. According to the articles, the flashlights have a great possibility of overheating and posing threats to consumers.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website posted the announcement last week. All products that are under this recall alert have to be returned to the distributers and should be kept away from others to handle it.
The reports show that the recalled flashlights can overheat leading consumers to being injured. The orange and black recalled items that are made of plastic are sold with different lenses that are attached to the flashlight so several images can be projected. The manufacturer’s codes “HW189”and UPC 677916518266 are printed on the package.
According to the news, discount stores in the States sold the faulty items for $1 between August 2012 and October of 2011.
As an Everett personal injury attorney I incite and hope that all readers of this blog will follow the instructions from the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Hopefully, no consumer will be injured because of the use of this product. A personal injury lawyer can always serve as a great assistance to you or a loved one if you were the victim of a company’s negligence and its faulty product.
The consumer reports news website has announced that Subaru is recalling the 2012 models from the Legacy, Outback and Impreza vehicles. The news article went on to claim that the problem behind this recall is an alleged brake issue.
The company has declared that they have received over 130 complaints regarding the malfunctioning of their brakes among the 3,000 vehicles sold during the year in North America. According to the spokesperson of Subaru, there haven’t been any accident reports related to the brake issues. The problem may lie in a faulty batch of the brake master cylinders, which happens to be a common fault of both Legacy and Outback models.
The same issue may occur with select Impreza vehicles manufactured in Japan. Dealers all over the country are prohibited of selling the recalled cars and will be taking problematic cars in after the company starts to notify all owners to have their cars fixed free of charge.
The manufacturer did not publicize the exact number of affected vehicles.
As a Seattle car accident lawyer I urge all owners to follow the company’s guidelines and return the faulty vehicles to the dealership as soon as stipulated by the manufacturer. Personal injury lawyers sincerely hope that no driver will be harmed by this defective product in any way.
News sources have declared Rio Grande Imports Inc. has issued an allergy alert recall for Semita de Piña, a pastry filled with pineapple jam sold in individual packages due to undeclared dairy among the ingredients.
All consumers who happen to have a serious allergy or some type of sensitivity to milk and derivatives are urged to make sure they will not consume this product. The FDA announced the recall along with the company after the New York State Department of Agriculture took a sample into the laboratory for testing so an evidence of the presence of milk in the product could be obtained.
The product is packed in clear plastic overwrap and the name El Triunfo is printed on its label. The code of the recalled item is 11-22-11. No case of illness was allegedly reported regarding the consuming of the recalled products.
As a Bellevue personal injury attorney I hope that this post has made readers nationwide aware that undeclared allergens can represent a major risk. Consumers must be aware of the risks linked to the consumption of products containing undeclared ingredients.
For the case of an eventual personal injury case related to contaminated food products, don’t hesitate in contacting a personal injury lawyer that will help you to get the justice you deserve.
According to the news, over 45,000 Keds sneakers made for girls are being recalled due to laceration hazard. The shoes, according to the brand Collective Brands of Topeka, Kan., have ornamental starts on their heels that may come undone or be loosen unexpectedly. The ornaments pose a laceration hazard to young girls.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that the Keds for young girls named “Know It All” were behind 27 reports of injuries after the ornament stars loosened from the shoes. This staggering number served as an alert, which forced the company to do something about the risky products.
Keds for girls “Know it All” were distributed to several department stores. Many online retailers were also responsible for some of this product’s sales. The recalled items have rubber soles, “KEDS” is printed on the shoe’s tongue, they are all pink, black and have a pink loop on the heel. The code of the recalled items is KY40098A.
As a Seattle personal injury attorney I urge all consumers to make sure their children are not wearing this recalled item. Contact the manufacturer so you know how to proceed to return the shoes and get a full refund.
Personal injury lawyers should be always available to guide you through any case related to injuries inflicted upon you by the negligence of others. Don’t hesitate to contact them if you ever find the need to be represented.
According to more news and reports regarding product recalls, Michaels Stores have issued a recall for the Glass Vase produced by the Ashland Brand.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission along with Health Canada announced today that the Ashland™ Glass Vase may turn out to be a laceration hazard. The company stated that after some reports of involuntary glass shattering surfaced, they decided to investigate. Some of the reports stated that a few people got hurt. The U.S. CPSC has ruled the product unsafe for regular use for consumers.
The news report show that approximately 28,000 items must be recalled from both the United States and Canada. The firm stated that the product is made of clear glass and it comes in a rectangular shape. The model number printed on the recalled product is “425827”.
The Michaels Stores firm, which is responsible for distributing the product claims that the vase being recalled can break easily whenever a consumer simply picks them up. Such a frail object shouldn’t be distributed and all of those already sold should be returned immediately.
As an Everett personal injury lawyer I hope that not a single serious injury will be reported from consumers who have purchased this product. A personal injury lawyer can always assist you whenever you’re involved in an accident caused by the negligence of a company, don’t hesitate to contact a lawyer in your area.
News articles along with reports have confirmed that General Motors Co. has issued a recall for 2012 Cadillac CTS models due to faulty or unreliable parts that might pose a threat for drivers. The malfunctioning prevents the vehicle from braking properly.
After investigations from inspectors, it was brought to light that the power vacuum brake boost pushrod retention nut wasn’t properly installed in the engine of the in the vehicles. Lack of proper vehicle maintenance results in severe accidents every year. If the recalled vehicle leaves drivers without a proper brake system, the accidents could be devastating.
News sources state that there were no reports of injuries or severe accidents related to the Cadillac CTS mechanical misfortune. According to the official announcement from GM, owners and dealers have already received word from the manufacturer on Nov. 1st regarding the recall.
Until all vehicles can be inspected and fixed properly, they’re also banned from being sold.
As a Federal Way personal injury lawyer, I hope that the owners of the 2012 Cadillac CTS vehicles will be treated with respect and that their cars will be fixed promptly. Product defect lawyers can always be of great assistance when doubts related to an injury resulted from a malfunctioning product has desolated loved one. Don’t hesitate in contacting an attorney in your area.
In a press statement, Battat Inc, in compliance and cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), has recalled many of their Toulouse-LapTrec Magnetic Sketchboards distributed across North America. The roughly 95,000 affected units are believed to be a choking hazard for small children, and there have been 19 cases reported where children removed the magnetic tip from the end of the pen. No serious injuries have been reported. Consumers are being urged to remove the sketchboards from children immediately and contact the company for a free replacement.
As a Tacoma personal injury lawyer, I’ve seen similar product recalls in the past and know the severity of the injuries these products can cause. If you or your child has been injured through the use of a defective product, it may be in your best interests to speak with an experienced personal injury lawyer in your city to learn more about your rights as a consumer and the legal avenues open to you.
Regarding recent news articles, there has been a recall issued for over 27,000 bikes due to issues related to the saddle clamps manufactured by the Trek bicycle company. The company felt the recall was made necessary after the problem was reported.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission stated vigorously that all the recalled bikes are allegedly from the 2012 model year. Makes included in the malfunctioning match include the 7.3 FX including WSD and Disc models, Livestrong FX including WSD models, 7.4 FX including WSD models, 7.2 FX including WSD models, District, Livestrong District and 9th District.
The malfunctioning piece forces the bolt to break, according to the company. The breaking of the piece can lead the saddle to come off the seat unexpectedly. Such issue could cause the rider to be ejected from the bicycle and injured severely. It is not known just yet if there were claims of accidents related to the recalled bicycles according to the company’s announcements.
As a Seattle personal injury lawyer, I urge all riders who own any of the recalled models to contact the manufacturer so the affected saddle can be replaced completely free of charge. In the case of a personal injury related to the neglect of a bicycle company, don’t hesitate to contact a personal injury lawyer and come back to our blog for all of the latest news on product recalls.
As stated by an announcement on the FDA website, the Smoked Seafood Products manufactured by FITRITE Incorporated are being recalled due to a possible contamination with the Clostridium botulinum bacteria. The product sold exclusively in the states of Washington, California and Nevada through the Seafood City and Manila Seafood retail stores, may pose threats to your health in the form of botulism, a fatal type of food poisoning.
The FDA and FITRITE urge consumers to return Pangasinan Seafood in the clear vacuum packed package to the place of purchase as soon as possible. Do not use the product in any recipe or by itself. The labels of the recalled items read: PANGASINAN Roundscad Smoked Galunggong and PANGASINAN Mackerel Smoked Hasa Hasa.
Whether you dispose the product or return it, for any more information related to the recall you may contact the company by follwing the announcement link.
As a Seattle personal injury attorney I’m familiar with the devastating effects that contaminated food can have on humans. I hope nobody will get sick from having consuming this product. Let it be known that personal injury lawyers can help you whenever you were exposed to a serious health threat by a defective product or contaminated food.