Practice Areas: Defective Products

Fire Risk Escalates Hyundai SUV Recall

Over 470,000 Hyundai SUVs added to recent fire risk recall. Hyundai warning owners to park outside. The Safety Recall Report 20V-543,  reporting recalls on Hyundai Tucson, years 2016-2021. It’s currently estimated that 1% will have the defect. The Defect An electrical short in the Anti-lock Brake module may increase the risk of an engine compartment fire […]

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GM Recalls for Suspension and Safety Belt Trouble

The front-row center seat-belt brackets may not be properly secured to the seat frame. If the seat-belt bracket is not secured, the safety belt may not properly restrain an occupant in the front-row center seat position, increasing the risk of injury in a crash or braking event.

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295,000 Kias Recalled for Fire Risk

Kia is recalling six models 2011-2015 due to engine compartment fire risk. Engine compartment fires may occur. Kia currently has not identified the cause of these fires, though is recalling vehicles as a preventive measure to mitigate any unreasonable fire risk to oil or fuel leaks, or engine damage.

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Chris Shakib Writes About Mass Tort Litigation

For more than four decades, Terrell Hogan has represented consumers who were injured or killed by defective or unsafe drugs, medical devices, and chemicals, such as asbestos, known as mass tort litigation. Mass tort litigation provides victims with an avenue for seeking justice for their injuries or wrongful deaths. Over the years, our cases have […]

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Don’t Forget Toy Safety During the Holidays

World Against Toys Causing Harm (W.A.T.C.H) released 2020’s “10 Worst Toys” list. Every year we publish the list because we want to highlight dangerous toys and the types of problems to look for when buying them. It’s a reminder we need to be vigilant about toy safety year-round, not just during the holidays.

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Electric Vehicle Battery Fire Risks

In the last few months, electric vehicles have been recalled due to battery fire dangers. At Terrell Hogan, we know that it’s best to try to find ways to prevent injury and loss before it happens, but until there’s a solution to this dangerous defect, we will continue to repeat infor­mation electric car battery fire defects.

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350,000 Ring Doorbells Recalled for Fire Hazard

Amazon’s Ring is recalling roughly 350,000 doorbells due to multiple reports of injuries and property damage after the doorbells overheated and caught fire. Eight people have suffered minor burns and 85 people have had property damages. The doorbell overheats due incorrect screws being used for installation. It is a second generation Ring doorbell with a […]

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