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Feds Investigate GM-Certified Used Cars With Open Recalls

By Brian Chase on July 27, 2015 - No comments

GM RecallThe Federal Trade Commission is investigating General Motors because of dealers who advertised certified used cars for sale even though the vehicles still needed to be repaired for existing safety recalls.

According to an Associated Press news report, the federal agency alerted GM regarding the probe last month.

GM officials have said they are cooperating with the investigation. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Auto Recalls

Ikea Recalls 27 Million Dressers After Two Child Deaths

By Brian Chase on July 24, 2015 - No comments

Ikea RecallIkea is issuing a defective product recall for about 27 million chests and dressers because they pose the danger of tipping and crushing young children if they are not anchored to the wall.

According to an ABC news report, two children died in 2014 after Ikea’s Malm chest fell on top of them.

Ikea says it received reports of three additional …Read the rest »

Posted in: Product Recall

Feds Investigating More Airbag Inflators For Potential Defects

By Brian Chase on July 21, 2015 - No comments

takata airbagsFederal regulators now fear that the problem with airbag inflators may go beyond those manufactured by Takata Corp.

According to an Associated Press news report, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is looking into inflators made by ARC Automotive Inc. that went into about 420,000 older Fiat Chrysler Town and Country minivans and another 70,000 Kia Optima midsize sedans.

This investigation comes just weeks after …Read the rest »

Posted in: Car Defects

Cribs Recalled For Entrapment Dangers

By Brian Chase on July 20, 2015 - No comments

RecallThe U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued a defective product recall for 12,000 DaVinci cribs manufactured by Bexco.

According to a report on Consumerist.com, the recall was issued after 10 reports in which a metal bracket that connects the mattress support and the crib broke.

When that happens, it can create an uneven sleeping surface or gap, which could lead to the infant …Read the rest »

Posted in: Product Recall

Subaru Recalls Impreza Vehicles For Airbag Defects

By Brian Chase on July 16, 2015 - No comments

Subaru RecallSubaru of America is recalling about 32,400 2012 Subaru Impreza sedans and wagons to repair a potential problem with the front passenger airbag.

According to a report on Edmunds.com, the Subaru WRX STI models are not included in this recall.

In the affected vehicles, the Occupant Detection System may deactivate if a front seat passenger operates a device that is …Read the rest »

Posted in: Auto Recalls

Orange County Company Faces Penalty For Worker Death

By Brian Chase on July 14, 2015 - No comments

Business FineA Laguna Hills business is facing a $164,275 fine after an employee was electrocuted last year while working on a scaffold at Mission Viejo High School.

According to a news report in The Orange County Register, in July 2014, 23-year-old Daniel Pohl was on top of a 25- to 35-foot metal scaffold on a football field when he was electrocuted by overhead wires.

A second man was …Read the rest »

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Feds Investigate GM-Certified Used Cars With Open Recalls

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating General Motors because of dealers who advertised certified used cars for sale even though the vehicles still needed to be repaired for existing safety

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Ikea Recalls 27 Million Dressers After Two Child Deaths

Ikea is issuing a defective product recall for about 27 million chests and dressers because they pose the danger of tipping and crushing young children if they are not anchored to the wall. According

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Feds Investigating More Airbag Inflators For Potential Defects

Federal regulators now fear that the problem with airbag inflators may go beyond those manufactured by Takata Corp. According to an Associated Press news report, the U.S. National Highway Traffic

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