Wayne Hogan

Practice Areas: Defective Products

Check for Recalls Before You Buy a Used Car

Vehicle recalls are so common consumers are becoming immune to them. Vehicles with exploding airbags, defective transmissions, ineffective seatbelts and keyless ignitions have been in the news lately. In 2015, 51 million vehicles were recalled.  New cars can’t be sold with recalls and you can’t rent a vehicle or buy a rental vehicle with open […]

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New Car Purchase Turns into a Nightmare for Orange Park Family

Lawsuit charges dealership with misrepresentation and fraud for not revealing car was damaged, in a wreck. There’s nothing like the feeling of driving a new car. One family learned a hard lesson when they discovered the new car they bought was riddled with damage from a wreck that the dealership failed to disclose to them. […]

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Defective Transmission Recall for Jeep Cherokee, Chrysler 200, Jeep Renegade and RAM ProMaster vehicles

Jeep Chrysler is recalling over 400,000 vehicles with automatic transmissions to correct a problem with the software that prevents the transmission from shifting into neutral due to a faulty crimp. The sensors may have deficient or faulty crimps in the transmission wire harness that can cause the transmission to unexpectedly shift to neutral. The recall is […]

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Check your Kitchen! Foods Recalls

Three major flour brands Recalled Gold Medal Flour, Signature Kitchens Flour and Gold Medal Wondra Flour have been recalled due to possible E. coli contamination.  E. coli causes diarrhea and cramps but can be much worse for older adults, people with weakened immune systems or children under five. Major Snack Food Recall Kellogg Co., Mars Chocolate […]

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Millions More Vehicles Recalled for Takata Airbags

As the number of vehicles included in the Takata defective airbag recall keep rising, consumers should be diligent about checking to make sure that their car is not included in this massive recall. Recently over 4.4 million more vehicles were added bringing the number recalled to almost 78 million vehicles that are being recalled to […]

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Over Three Million of Tommee Tippee Cups Recalled for Mold

The Consumer Products Safety Commission has recalled over three million Tommee Tippee cups for mold that develops on the removable, one-piece, white valve inside the spill-proof cups when it remains wet/moist and is infrequently cleaned. Ingesting mold can cause gastrointestinal symptoms and infections. Mayborn USA, the company who produceds Tommee Tippee cups has received over […]

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Toxic Substances Control Act Reform

US Senate and House of Representatives have come to agreement on legislation on the 40-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) that will revamp the laws overseeing toxic chemicals, and allowing around 64,000 chemicals to be regulated for the first time.  As a law firm handling products liability cases and representing people afflicted with asbestos, tobacco […]

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Takata Airbag Update

To date, 120 million vehicles with Takata airbags have been recalled from 14 different car makers in what NHTSA is saying is “the largest and most complex safety recall in U.S. history.” The Takata airbags were primarily installed in vehicles beginning in 2002 and can deploy explosively, injuring or even killing drivers or passengers. The […]

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