Wire grill cleaning brushes have commonly been used to clean barbeque grills. However, recently, more and more instances are arising where wire bristles from grill cleaning brushes have fallen off the brush, unsuspectingly finding their way into peoples’ foods and … Read More
Product Safety Report
Bankrupt Gas Can Manufacturer An Example of Irresponsible Behavior, Not the Poster Child for Frivolous Lawsuits
Blitz, USA, a gas can manufacturer, recently filed for bankruptcy protection and announced it is closing its doors, citing frivolous lawsuits as the reason. The company faced product liability lawsuits filed by attorneys representing plaintiffs permanently injured or who have … Read More
Faced with mounting complaints and multiple deaths involving uncontrolled acceleration of Ford Escapes and Mazda Tributes, Ford and Mazda under mounting pressure recalled more than 500,000 Ford Escapes model years 2001-2004 and Mazda recalled more than 200,000 2001-2008 Tributes, the … Read More
It may sound surprising, but most people do not put together that a three-year-old child can fit through a doggie door. But, the fact is, they can. And when they do, they are exposed to all sorts of dangers outside, … Read More
Jeep Grand Cherokee Investigation Moves into Next Phase, But Will the Agency Ever Force a Recall to Stop the Death Toll from Rising?
NHTSA recently upgraded its investigation of the potential increased fire risk in certain model year Jeep Grand Cherokees from 1997 to 2004, which was applauded by auto safety advocates across the U.S. after years of pushing for more action in … Read More