What Are the FDA’s Recall Categories?
Posted in Product Recall on August 16, 2021
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for ensuring that certain products, such as medication or medical devices, are safe for patients to use. If a product contains an error that violates FDA law, the manufacturer of the product or the FDA will issue a recall for that product to protect consumers. The… read more
What Is a Medical Device Recall and What Does that Mean for You?
Posted in Product Recall on August 9, 2021
Medical devices, such as pacemakers, hip implants, and monitoring machines, are subject to strict regulations and testing before being placed on the market. If a device is found to be defective after its release, the manufacturer or U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) usually issues a recall for the product. However, a medical device recall… read more
How to File a Defective Product Claim
Posted in Product Liability,Product Recall on September 22, 2018
If you recently suffered injuries or other damages due to a defective product, you may be able to secure compensation for your losses by filing a defective product claim. It’s important for all Americans to know their rights as consumers, and the legal protections in place to prevent manufacturers from releasing dangerous, ineffective, or exploitative… read more
Legal Rights and Options After Being Injured by a Defective Product
Posted in Defective Product,Lawsuit,Product Liability,Product Recall,Safety on July 18, 2016
Defective consumer products and goods injure hundreds of people in the United States every year. Manufacturing companies and distributers are legally obligated to ensure a product is safe before putting it in consumers’ hands, but mistakes can slip through the cracks. When a manufacturing error, design flaw, or inadequate warning lead to consumer injury, product… read more
How to Find Out if Your Car Manufacturer Is Recalling Your Car and What to Do Next
Posted in Defective Product,Lawsuit,Product Liability,Product Recall,Safety on June 17, 2016
Car manufacturers may recall a make, model, or year of a vehicle for a variety of reasons if they have reason to believe the car or truck is unsafe in some capacity. Over the years, manufacturers have recalled vehicles for faulty ignition switches, sticking gas pedals, propensity to catch fire, and myriad other dangerous defects…. read more