The FDA continues to discover methanol in more hand sanitizers as the Corona Virus pandemic continues. Methanol is a wood alcohol that is toxic to humans, potentially fatal. It is not an acceptable ingredient for hand sanitizers and should not be used due to its harmful effects. Make sure to check your hand sanitizers and visit the FDA list to keep you and your loved ones safe.
Practice Areas: Defective Products
Miniware silicone teething spoons can break when bitten. The resulting pieces in a child’s mouth present a choking hazard. Over 32,000 are now recalled due to the immediate safety risk.
Certain 3-ton and all 6-ton Pittsburgh branded jack stands recalled. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) documents Safety Recall Report 20E-016 and Safety Recall Report 20E-027 reporting recalls on certain 3-ton and all 6-ton Pittsburgh branded jack stands. Approximately 1,708,000 total units are affected. 5% are estimated to have the defect. No injuries have […]
On Monday, Wisconsin federal judge James D. Peterson denied Lands’ End’s motion to strike class action allegations raised in the first filed Wisconsin lawsuit that alleges the uniforms it made for Delta employees gave them serious health problems. That case, Gilbert, was also joined with our case as part of the Court’s ruling. This is […]
I’ve filed more than a dozen lawsuits against the maker of Roundup, Monsanto, alleging the popular weed killer caused my clients’ non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL). My clients used Roundup to kill weeds in their yards over a period ranging from 10-40 years. They are living with NHL, a non-curable cancer, and the fear that it might […]
Wrongful death is a death caused by someone’s else negligence or recklessness, and, of course, when caused intentionally. In Florida, family members, as defined in the Florida Wrongful Death Act, may pursue a wrongful death claim to hold negligent parties accountable. A claim must, typically, be filed within two years from the date of a loved one’s […]
The FDA reports that after a year-long study asbestos-contaminated talc was found in nine of the 52 cosmetic products tested. The cosmetics with asbestos were recalled at various times throughout the past year when individual results were obtained and the public was notified. FDA Cosmetics Recalls & Alerts The FDA announcement was labeled a Constituent Update and Final Report. […]
The recall states that Ikea Kullen dresser is not stable if not anchored to a wall, posing the risk of injury or death to children and are not in compliance with voluntary performance standards. This recall is for the Kullen 3-drawer chest. It is 28 3/8 inches tall, sold in black-brown or birch colors, and […]
She’s speaking out to help other sick co-workers. When my client, 54-year-old Dana Smith became an empty nester, she decided to get a job as a Delta flight attendant. Within six weeks after she took to the skies, Delta launched its new Passport Plum uniforms with much fanfare. That’s when Dana’s health problems began. She […]
Last week I filed a proposed class action lawsuit on behalf of 525 Delta Air Lines Inc. flight attendants and other employees against Lands’ End alleging the new Passport Plum uniforms it manufactured are toxic and making them sick. The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court in Madison, Wisconsin. Lands’ End is based in […]