Exploding Gas Can Manufacturer Closes Its Doors

Exploding gas can lawsuits forced the nation’s largest manufacturer of gas cans to close its doors. Blitz USA, located in Miami, OK, closed its doors after facing multiple lawsuits. Gas Can Company Files for Bankruptcy Blitz filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy November 9, 2011. The company faced 42 lawsuits before filing for bankruptcy. According … [Read more...]

GranuFlo & Naturalyte Personal Injury Lawsuits Finally Receive MDL

GranuFlo & Naturalyte Lawsuits Consolidated in Massachusetts MDL According to a court document from Friday, March 29th, several plaintiffs who have personal injury lawsuits against Fresenius, the manufacturer of GranuFlo & Naturalyte dialysis powders, have had their lawsuits consolidated into one multidistrict litigation (MDL) in … [Read more...]

Beware of Spiders?

Spiders on a plane? Seems eerily reminiscent of the movie “Snakes on Plane”; however, this plot is not fictional. A Georgia woman recently settled a personal injury lawsuit with Delta Airlines after suffering a bite from a brown recluse spider. The Bite Brandi DeLaO, 38, awoke to a pinching sensation in her thigh while on a Delta flight to … [Read more...]

Target Issues Product Recall for Cookware Due to Breaking Hazard

Target Voluntarily Issues Product Recall for Giada de Laurentiis Pan According to a statement from Target, a cookware pan in the Giada de Laurentiis line could break, causing a laceration hazard, and the company has issued a voluntary product recall for safety reasons. The Target Corporation of Minneapolis, Minn, as well as pan manufacturer … [Read more...]

Latest Dangerous Drugs Recalled: Prescription Painkillers

Mylan Voluntarily Recalls Two Dangerous Drugs On December 20th, Mylan voluntarily recalled two of their painkillers – hydrocodone bitartrate, and acetaminophen – up to 10 mg for hydrocodone, and 500 mg for acetaminphen. These two dangerous drugs were recalled by the manufacturer because it was discovered that the potency of the dosage may exceed … [Read more...]

Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Walmart After Tornado

The family of a victim killed during a tornado that swept through Joplin, Mo. is now filing a wrongful death lawsuit against Walmart. According to the Joplin Globe, Stanley Kirk, 62, died after suffering injuring during a May 22, 2011 EF-5 tornado that killed 160 additional people. The wrongful death lawsuit against a Joplin, Missouri Walmart … [Read more...]

Hit and Run at a Hospital?

Instead of leaving the hospital, one woman is now in the hospital after being a victim of a hit and run accident. According to WIS, the accident occurred on Palmetto Health Richland’s campus. A woman was standing on the sidewalk on Medical Park Drive around 3 a.m. Sunday morning, when an oncoming vehicle hit her. The vehicle did not stop, but … [Read more...]

Nissan Recalls Approx. 8k Vehicles Due to Fuel System Defect

Nissan is recalling 7,842 vehicles due to a fuel system defect. Affected vehicles include2013 Infiniti JX35 manufactured from February 15, 2012 through June 22, 2012. The affected vehicles may contain a misrouted fuel transfer tube inside the fuel tank causing an inaccurate fuel gauge reading. The inaccurate fuel reading may cause the vehicle to … [Read more...]

Man Hit and Killed While Riding Tractor

An Anderson County farmer is dead after a truck hit the tractor he was riding on. According to WIS, 58-year-old Harold Clinkscales was pulling a hay rake while riding his John Deere tractor, when a 58-year-old pickup driver hit and killed him. Anderson County Coroner stated that Clinkscales was stopped in a driveway off Smith McGee road right … [Read more...]

Tony Parker Files $20M Personal Injury Lawsuit Against Nightclub

A NYC nightclub is firing back after receiving a $20 million personal injury lawsuit from basketball player Tony Parker. The personal injury lawsuit stems from a now infamous fight between rappers Chris Brown and Drake. Personal Injury Lawsuit According to TMZ, Parker, who currently plays for the San Antonio Spurs, filed the lawsuit in … [Read more...]

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