Sunday, November 27, 2022

Cook Medical Recalling 4 Million Catheters

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The Cook Medical recalling 4 million catheters with Beacon Tip technology greatly expands an initial recall from last year. Cook Medical announced this week that it is voluntarily recalling all of its catheters with Beacon Tip technology—about 4.1 million units globally—because of complaints of the tips splitting or fracturing during procedures. The Bloomington, IN–based medical device company initiated the recall on...

Pilgrim’s Pride recall 4.5 million pounds of chicken products

Pilgrim's Pride recall
Pilgrim’s Pride recall 4.5 million pounds of fully cooked chicken products after consumer complaints and federal confirmation that they contain extraneous material including metal and plastic. The nationwide recall includes more than 20 products and three brands: Gold Kist Farms, Pierce Chicken and Sweet Georgia Brand. As of Tuesday it was not known if the chicken nuggets, patties and tenderloins were...

Defective Airbags Lawsuit Plaintiff Has Died

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A Florida Plaintiff at the center of a lawsuit over defective airbags has died less than two years after the car crash that left her a quadriplegic. A Florida woman's family is suing Honda Motor Company, Duval Motors of Jacksonville and the manufacturer of the defective airbags they say exploded with such force that it broke her back. Attorneys for the woman’s family...

Fisher-Price Recalls 34,000 Cradles Over Safety Concerns

Fisher-Price Recall
After receiving two reports from consumers that the seat in its Cradle ’n Swings infant swing can fall to the ground, Fisher-Price has issued a recall of the devices. In all, the recall covers 34,000 swings in three models — Soothing Savanna Cradle ‘n Swing, Sweet Surroundings Cradle ‘n Swing, and the Sweet Surroundings Butterfly Friends Cradle ‘n Swing...

Recalls Of Select Single Lumen Catheters

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Cook Medical is recalling 360 lots of its single lumen central venous catheters, pressure monitoring sets and trays due to issues with catheter tip fracture and separation. A total of 17,872 devices are subject to the recall, according to Cook Medical, who said it began notifying customers and distributors of the issue in January and that it has contacted the...


Recall Notices
  As discussed last week, lost in the chaos about Volkswagen’s deception in fooling regulators about the emissions of its “clean” diesel engines is the very real economic damages of used car dealers who purchased VWs for resale. Those small businesses are now left holding the bag because of VW’s deception. The same is true for branded VW dealers...