Buyer Beware: 7 Deadly Product Recalls

Buyer Beware: 7 Deadly Product Recalls

Products are never recalled without a good reason. The following products were pulled from the shelves because consumers lost their lives. From bad cars to tainted medicine, these are some of the deadliest product recalls in history. Remember, it’s illegal to sell recalled products, even at a yard sale. Be …

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Trash or Refund? What to Do with Recalled Products

Trash or Refund? What to Do with Recalled Products

Regular readers of this site know that recalls happen all the time. The cause can range from a labeling mix-up to a serious manufacturing defect or safety concern. If you have a recalled product or item on your hands, you might not know what to do with it. Here’s a …

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Recall History: Upton Sinclair and The Jungle

Recall History: Upton Sinclair and The Jungle

Upton Sinclair, an American journalist and writer, released a book entitled The Jungle in 1906. The book describes, in great detail, the horrid working and living conditions of immigrants in America around the turn of the century. However, while Sinclair’s stated goal with the book was to raise awareness and …

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Trader Joe’s Fish, Lexus and Toyota, and Volkswagen Recalls

Trader Joe’s Fish, Lexus and Toyota, and Volkswagen Recalls

Another day, another roundup of recalls from the nation’s leading brands. Toyota expanded the already-massive recall over faulty fuel pumps, while Volkswagen pulled over 200,000 Jettas because of a fire risk. In food recall news, Trader Joe’s recalled over 4,000 pounds of gluten-free battered halibut for an undeclared allergen. Gluten-Free …

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Bad Day for Tesla, Spicy Salmonella, and More Recall News

Bad Day for Tesla, Spicy Salmonella, and More Recall News

In today’s recall roundup, we cover a major Tesla recall as well as an embarrassing defect from Mercedes-Benz. Toyota Highlander owners should brace for a recall, while everyone should check their cupboards for certain spices that could be tainted with salmonella. Tesla Forced to Recall 50,000 Vehicles in China Tesla, …

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Major Pet Food Recall, Another Ford Fail, and More

Major Pet Food Recall, Another Ford Fail, and More

Recall Informer brings you the latest news on the recalled products that impact your family’s health and safety. This week, we’ve rounded up details about tainted pet food, another round of Ford recalls, Peloton bikes, and more. Pet Food Recall Expands, Now Includes 17 Brands Last month, Sunshine Mills, Inc. …

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Chocolate Bars Recalled After Potentially Life-Threatening Mix-Up

Chocolate Bars Recalled After Potentially Life-Threatening Mix-Up

Things are hard enough during the coronavirus pandemic without having to worry about whether a chocolate bar could kill you. But that’s the problem posed by the recent nationwide recall of Lindt chocolate bars. Read on to learn more about the labeling mishap that caused the recall–and the potentially life-threatening …

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