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    • Infiniti G35 Sedans, Coupes Recalled By Nissan

      Infiniti G35 Sedans, Coupes Recalled By Nissan

      Nissan Motor Co. announced a recall of about 135,000 Infiniti G35 sedans and coupes due to faulty airbags that may not deploy during a crash.
      G35 Coupes from the 2005 to 2007 model year and G35…

    • Chick Pea Salad Recalled Due To Listeria Scare

      Chick Pea Salad Recalled Due To Listeria Scare

      Potential Listeria monocytogene contamination has prompted NY Gourmet Salads, Inc., to initiate a recall of 60 pounds of its 5 pound tubs of Chick Pea Salad.
      The recalled salad is packaged in 5…

    • Clarks Children’s Shoes Recalled

      Clarks Children’s Shoes Recalled

      Clarks Children’s Shoes, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), is recalling certain pairs of shoes because molded rubber pieces on the sole can detach,…

    • Construction Worker Crushed To Death In Accident

      Construction Worker Crushed To Death In Accident

      A construction worker was killed today when he became crushed beneath the tractor-trailer that he was trying to free from the mud.
      The accident happened just after 8:00 a.m. at Frederick…

    • Trampolines Recalled By Aviva Sports Due to Fall Hazard

      Trampolines Recalled By Aviva Sports Due to Fall Hazard

      Aviva Sports, Inc. in conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), is recalling 14,000 Aviva Leaps and Bounds Folding Trampolines with Safety Pad (L&B) and Aviva…

    • Decreasing Quality of Care

      Decreasing Quality of Care

      Les Wiebrod wrote this piece for the Huffington Post earlier this month, and I thought I would pass it along. he talks about two things that came out in the media this month: the Department of…

    • Making A Complaint Against A Nursing Home

      Making A Complaint Against A Nursing Home

      The purpose of the Long Term Care Ombudsman program in South Carolina is to provide advocates for the elderly and their families. If you or a loved one is a resident of a nursing home or assisted…

    • Where does the money go?

      Where does the money go?

      I was looking around to day for new nursing home stories, and I’m glad to say Jonathan Rosenfield at the Chicago Nursing Home Lawyer Blog had something i hadn’t run across already – although I…

    • Doctors:  Lawsuits are a "vital deterrent".

      Doctors: Lawsuits are a "vital deterrent".

      CNBC has an interesting story about how doctors believe lawsuits serve as a "vital deterrent" to protect consumers from unsafe drugs. Lawsuits protect consumers if drug companies do not disclose…

    • E. Coli Outbreak Reported in Michigan, Ohio

      E. Coli Outbreak Reported in Michigan, Ohio

      A spokesman for the Ohio Department of Health alerted the public to the existence of a multi-state outbreak of E-Coli bacteria, evidently involving raw ground beef from Kroger Food Stores, the largest grocery chain in the U.S. Cases of the same strain of the bacteria were discovered in both Ohio and Michigan.