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Airbag Manufacturer Takata Expands Recall of Dangerous, Defective Airbags

In May of 2015, airbag manufacturer Takata announced that it would be recalling more than 35 million vehicles nationwide due to a potentially deadly product defect. At the time, this was called the largest recall in U.S automotive history.  Takata airbags are in most automobile brands that we all know and own. Automobiles such as…
Blue Bell ice cream on shelf

Oklahoma Ice Cream Manufacturer Kept Listeria Contamination Hidden Since 2013, per FDA Report

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma ice cream manufacturer Blue Bell Creameries announced back in April that the company would be issuing a full recall of all products following a positive test for the bacteria Listeria in their facility. Listeria is an extremely harmful pathogen that the CDC estimates to cause approximately 1,600 infections and 200 deaths in…
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GM Recall Update: Death Toll Rises Again

2014 was a disastrous year for Automobile Manufacturers in the United States. Not only did the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issue more penalties against car manufacturers in 2014 than it had in its previous 43 years of operation, but millions of consumers were injured and impacted by faulty safety equipment in dozens of vehicle…