Blog Posts in June, 2016

IKEA Recalls 29 Million Dressers and Chests After Death of 6 Children

IKEA announced on June 28, 2016 that they would be recalling 29 million dressers and chests due to a tip-over hazard [1] . The recall comes after recent reports regarding three dozen injuries, as well ...
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FDA Encourages Reports of IVC Filter Errors

As more IVC filter lawsuits come to light, we are starting to see even more adverse effects. These are potential problems that may arise after the filter has been implanted in the patient. This device ...
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Lawmakers Considering Ways to Make Essure® Lawsuits Possible?

Essure® birth control — a form of permanent birth control — has come under quite a bit of scrutiny lately as more and more women are coming forward with complaints of adverse effects. According to ...
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More Plane Crashes Over Past Three Days; One in Tennessee, One in Indiana

Over the past week, there have been two more plane crashes that have occurred and made news. The first was on Saturday, when two individuals were killed and two others were injured after a plane ...
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Two Dead After Small Plane Crash in Hawthorne, CA

On Friday night, around 5:11 p.m., a small plane crashed in Hawthorne, California, colliding into a townhouse. The two passengers onboard the airplane were killed. According to the Los Angeles County ...
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Small Plane Crash Near Hobby Airport Results in 3 Deaths

Authorities are investigating a small plane crash that occurred near Hobby Airport on Thursday and resulted in three deaths. According to reports, the small airplane came down and collided with a car ...
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Faulty Data Used for Essure® Approval?

According to a new study conducted by researchers at Northwestern University , some of the high-risk medical devices used in the areas of gynecology and obstetrics may have been approved based on ...
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Houston Bus Accident Results in Over 30 Injured

On June 1, just before 1:30 p.m., a METRO Houston bus was traveling northbound on Chartres when — authorities report — a black Ford pickup truck ran a stop sign. The truck was traveling westbound on ...
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