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Chrissie Cole

Durabrand DVD Players Recalled By Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart Stores, in conjunction with the CPSC, announced a voluntary recall of 4.2 million Durabrand DVD Players because they can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard.
On August 20, 1.5…

James Cool

Risk of Strangulation Prompts California Company to Recall Blinds

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that California-based retailer Cost Plus World Market has recalled more than 692,000 of its roman shades and roll-up blinds in response…

James Cool

Herbal Supplements May Not Be All the Label Claims…

It is that time of year where many of us turn to herbal supplements, either to care for lingering colds or to care for lingering pounds after the holidays. But just before the year ended, the FDA…

William Grewe

Warnings about Dangerous Baby Cribs Should have Come Sooner N.Y. Mom Says

The Chicago Tribune has been out front on the subject of defective cribs continuing to spotlight the subject following a Pulitizer Prize winning series on dangerous cribs and dangerous toys in 2007….

William Grewe


The distributor of Simplicity brand baby cribs/bassinets has not done enough to protect consumers from its defective product, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has alleged in a lawsuit….

Jenny Albano

Yamaha Recalls Snowmobiles Because of Problem With Steering

Yamaha, in conjunction with the CPSC, is recalling about 5.700 2007 Model Year PZ50 Snowmobiles because snow and ice can get stuck around the steering idler arm and can cause a loss of steering ability. This poses a risk of injury or even death to drivers and passengers if an accident occurs.This recall involves all model year 2007 PZ50 snowmobiles, including PZ50W (Phazer), PZ50FXW (Phazer…