FDA Announces recall on OmniPod Insulin Management System Units

The FDA announced on August 27 that the Insulet Corporation initiated a voluntary recall of some of its OmniPod Insulin Management System units.  This is due to the possibility that certain lots of the OmniPod may have a higher rate of failure.  This can happen when a cannula completely retracts or fails to fully deploy, [...]

August 28th, 2015|Drug and Medical Device Litigation, OmniPod|0 Comments

San Francisco DA Denounces Uber Background Checks

Previously, it was discovered that 25 Uber drivers in Los Angeles and San Francisco had previous convictions including sex offenders, identity thieves, burglars, kidnappers, and a murder when they received citations by airport police.  On August 18, San Franciscan District Attorney George Gascón along with Jackie Lacey of the Los Angeles District Attorney Office filed [...]

August 20th, 2015|Uber|0 Comments

Britax to Recall 213,753 Car Seats due to Harness Defect

Britax is set to recall 213,753 of its Advocate ClickTight, Boulevard ClickTight, and Marathon Click Tight model convertible car seats due to a harness defect.  Only seats with the “Clicktight Dial” are included in the recall.  The reason for the recall is that in the affected models this “dial” may stick in the release position [...]

August 17th, 2015|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Mazda to Recall 193,484 CX-9 Vehicles in Salt Belt States

Mazda will recall 193,484 CX-9 vehicles in two different phases due to a corrosion defect.  The reason for the recall is that the affected vehicles have front suspension ball joints that will corrode from water leaking.  Because of the corrosion, the front lower control arm may separate and break which will cause the loss of [...]

August 10th, 2015|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Chrysler to Recall 284,153 Dodge Chargers due to Side Airbag Defect

On July 27, 2017, Chrysler announced that it will recall 284,153 Dodge Chargers due to a side airbag defect.  The Chargers were manufactured from May 6, 2010, to June 5, 2014.  The models affected are from their 2011 to 2014 line. The reason for the recall is that the side impact airbag’s pressure sensors installed [...]

August 3rd, 2015|Automobile Defects|0 Comments