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Tag Archives: Defective Product

Phillips EnergySaver Flood Lamp Recall: Laceration Hazard

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Nearly 2 million Philips Marathon fluorescent flood lamps have been recalled after hundreds of reports indicate that glue used on the light bulbs may fail to hold the glass outer covering in place, posing a potential risk of injury or property damage. …

Wright Hip Replacement Lawsuit Filed by Woman from Great Britain

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An U.K. woman has filed a product liability lawsuit against Wright Medical Technology, Inc. over problems with their Profemur hip replacement system, alleging that design defects caused the implant to suddenly break while she was walking. This is one of several Wright Profemur hip lawsuits that have been brought involving similar allegations. …

DePuy Pinnacle Recall Should Have been Issued Years Ago: Lawsuit

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According to allegations raised in a DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit filed earlier this month by a Pennsylvania woman, the manufacturer of the implant used during her hip replacement has known for some time that it was a defective and dangerous device, and should have removed it from the market years ago. …

CPSC Product Safety Database Launched

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Federal regulators have launched a new product safety website where consumers will be able search a database of products that have been identified as having potential safety issues and file new reports about problems they have experienced. …

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit Filed Against Merck

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A Pennsylvania woman has filed a lawsuit against the drug maker Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., alleging that a generic version of the popular osteoporosis drug Fosamax caused her thigh bone to break for no apparent reason while walking down a sidewalk.…