What makes a product defective? Theoretically, just about any product on the market could potentially injure someone -- but not if they're used appropriately and with the right precautions. When you buy a product, you enter into a sort of contract with the manufacturer and seller that the product will do what it's supposed to do -- without causing injuries through some kind of malfunction.
Fourth of July celebrations are a big deal all across the nation. However, not everybody who gets their hands on fireworks acts responsibly. Accidents can and do happen when fireworks are used -- and the injuries can be quite severe.
If you rely on Tyson Foods to get you through family meals during the busy part of your week, you need to check what's in your freezer -- now.
There are a lot of safety recalls and warnings about dangerous products -- but some are more critical than others. When infants are involved, the consequences of an unsafe product can be deadly.
It's probably time that consumers have a more high-tech route to learn about dangerously defective products and important recalls.
Electric scooters are all the rage in various cities across the nation -- but those tiny little modes of personal transportation can be quite dangerous. There have been insurance claims for everything from broken bones to head injuries and deaths related to e-scooters.
Roughly 10 million people in the United States use some form of e-cig, the electronic alternative to traditional cigarettes -- and many of them may be in danger of serious injuries or death.
General Mills is asking consumers to throw out their five-pound bags of Gold Medal Unbleached Flour in a voluntary recall over salmonella fears. The only bags impacted by the recall are those with a "use by" date of April 20, 2020.
Whether your favorite pressure cooker is manufactured by Instant Pot, Black & Decker or some other brand, it may quickly become your favorite tool in the kitchen due to its versatility and ease-of-use.
There are a lot of defective medical devices out there, but none so commonly problematic as insulin pumps.