Last week, federal regulators added an additional 115,000 pounds of salami products from Daniele International, Inc. that is believed to be contaminated with the Montevideo strain of salmonella. Over 230 people in 44 states and the District of Columbia, including 5 in Colorado, have fallen ill because of the tainted products according to the Centers for Disease Control. The company's original Continue Reading
Product Recalls & Safety
Defective consumer products, foods, toys and other products pose a serious danger to adults and children. Now more than ever before, we hear stories of people being seriously injured due to food-related illness, faulty children’s toys and other defective products.
Continue browsing to learn about recent product recalls and your legal rights if you or a loved one are harmed due to the negligence of a manufacturer or another person.
Toyota, who has issued massive recalls in recent weeks for several models whose gas pedals get stuck and cause the vehicle to lose control, has issued a new round of recalls for their popular Prius and Tacoma models. The gas-electric hybrid Prius car is a very popular model due to its high fuel mileage. But last week, the automaker issued a recall of 437,000 Prius hybrids and the luxurious Continue Reading
Sudden brake failure in nearly 25,000 Chrysler cars and trucks is expected to prompt a major recall by the struggling automaker soon, company officials say. Most of the affected vehicles are 2009-2010 Dodge Ram pickups but the company also says some 2010 Chrysler Sebring, Dodge Avenger, Jeep Liberty and Grand Cherokee SUVs will be subject to the recall as well. Notifying the National Highway Continue Reading
Laptop computing has become commonplace in the digital age – we all love being able to check our email from wherever or be able to get some important work done while traveling. But a defective microphone wire in some Acer Aspire series notebooks can cause the machine to short circuit and overheat – over 22,000 machines were recalled last Thursday by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Continue Reading
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According to estimates by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, food poisoning affects 1 in 6 Americans annually. This means approximately 48 million people become ill due to contaminated food this year.
The Babcock Law Firm legal team talk about what it takes to win a defective product lawsuit for injuries sustained from a foodborne illness
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