The 2001 and 2002 model year Accords and Civics, 2002 Odyssey minivans, as well as 2002 and 2003 CR-V sport utility vehicles are also being recalled because the company reportedly cannot pinpoint those vehicles that have defective replacement parts. The recall also affects some 2002 and 2003 model year Acura 3.2 TLs, as well as the 2003 Acura 3.2 CL.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found detectable levels of BPA in the urine of 93 percent of Americans over the age of six; and yet, there remain no national regulations designed to prevent BPA from contaminating food.
Consumers want more information from more resources in order to get timely and detailed information about product recalls, according to a new study by Deloitte LLP.
Nissan North America has recalled more than 271,000 sport utility vehicles in the United States and Canada to repair a potentially defective steering column. Corrosion problems related to road salt and snow exposure could reportedly damage these SUVs’ steering and suspension systems.
The ongoing debate regarding antibiotics use with animals destined for the table has centered on whether drug-resistant organisms created on farms travel from the farm to humans. According to a newly published study, they do.
The FDA does not limit the amount of formaldehyde in hair-straightening products, nor has it taken actions against those companies making products containing the chemical. By contrast, formaldehyde-based straighteners have been recalled in at least six countries: Australia, Ireland, Canada, France, Germany, and Cyprus.
Although the Food and Drug Administration has not recalled acetaminophen – a prescription and over-the-counter drug typically used for pain and fever-reduction – the FDA has taken several steps designed to reduce possible risks from overuse.
The FDA has not yet recalled acetaminophen, which is commonly found in several over-the-counter (OTC) drugs for pain and fever reduction, but has taken several steps designed to reduce possible risks from overuse.
The expanded recall covers an additional 1.2 million F-150 trucks from model years 2004 through 2006 .
By Linda Dailey Paulson The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a new food testing plan designed to reduce recalls as well as consumer illnesses and deaths due to contaminated meat consumption. Under the “test and hold” policy, meat will not be shipped until it is tested and determined to be free of dangerous bacteria. … Read more…
The FDA recently unveiled a new food recall website, which was mandated by the Food Safety Modernization Act. The new site is reportedly easier for consumers to use now that the information is presented in a tabular format.
Mercedes-Benz has recalled its M-class vehicles in the United States that were made between 2000 and 2004 for issues related to the cruise control that could lead to accident
Since 2010, Johnson & Johnson has issued more than 50 voluntary product recalls, one of the latest of which is for the DePuy replacement hip.
Mercedes-Benz has recalled its M-class vehicles produced between 2000 and 2004 in the United States for matters concerning the cruise control feature that may lead to a crash.