Defective Products

Tony Pirani Talks Dangerous Toys on Good Day NWA

Tony Pirani on Good Day NWA December 6th, 2018

With the holiday gift shopping season now upon us, attorney Tony Pirani of Caddell Reynolds visited the set of Good Day NWA to discuss dangerous toys that could potentially harm younger children and infants. A video clip of his appearance is available below. This Year’s Most Dangerous Toys Each year, non-profit consumer-safety organization World Against…

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Blood Pressure Medication Recalled After Dangerous Product Label Error

Product Recall Label August 30th, 2018

According to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a common blood-pressure medication has been recalled after a potentially harmful error on the product label. A detailed article on the recall appears here. The manufacturer—Accord Healthcare Inc.— voluntarily recalled one lot of Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets USP 12.5 mg because some bottles may contain a different…

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The #1 Thing You Need to Know About the Takata Airbag Recall

takata airbag deaths death toll April 2nd, 2017

When safety is at stake, it is essential to know the details about this massive airbag recall that could affect you or the people you love. Nearly 70 million airbags are or will be recalled in the U.S. due to the massive effort to stop the tide of Takata airbag deaths. The Takata airbag inflator…

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Takata’s Faulty Airbag Lawsuit Update: What’s Next?

takata airbag lawsuit faulty April 2nd, 2017

Since February 2017, 180 injuries and 11 deaths have been attributed to defective airbag inflators made by Takata. If you have been affected, knowing your rights is crucial.

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What You Need to Know About the Takata Airbag Recall

Takata airbag recall October 10th, 2016

It’s a device you expect to help save your life, not severely injure or potentially kill you or a loved one. But that’s just what Takata airbags have done over the last 14 years with 11 deaths and more than 100 injured in the United States, with many more around the world injured by the…

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4 Ways IVC Filter Complications Could Threaten Your Life

IVC filter complications are a reality for many patients. Talk to a lawyer if you have experienced side effects. June 14th, 2016

What are the Side Effects and Complications of IVC Filters? While the goal of an inferior vena cava (IVC) filter is to prevent blood clots that develop in your veins from reaching your brain, heart, and lungs, evidence is mounting that your health may be at risk if your treatment plan included use of them. There are…

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The Truth: C.R. Bard Knew Their IVC Filters Weren’t Safe

Harmed by a C.R. Bard IVC filter? File an IVC filter lawsuit claim for medical negligence. May 11th, 2016

Evidence continues to mount that manufacturer C.R. Bard knew about the potential risks and harmful side effects associated with retractable IVC filters. Yet, the retractable IVC filters were marketed and sold as a safe and effective treatment option while cases of serious complications, and even deaths, became more and more common in the news. If…

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What Makes a Product Faulty or Defective?

February 19th, 2015

Consumers typically purchase products to solve problems, fulfill a specific need or simplify their lives. However, if a product is faulty, its use may do more harm than good. Products can be faulty or defective for a number of reasons, and defective products can cause damage, injury or illness to the user. In such cases,…

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Was My Metal Hip Implant Recalled?

February 18th, 2015

Hip Implants Failing at an Alarming Rate Metal on hip replacements were introduced with the hope that they would be not only more effective but also more durable than other implants. However, it has been discovered that metal debris, usually cobalt or chromium, can be released into the wearer’s body as the implant’s ball and…

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Kidney Dialysis Drug, GranuFlo, Recalled by the FDA—Find Out Why

January 9th, 2015

On March 29, 2012, the FDA issued a Class I recall of GranuFlo, a kidney dialysis drug manufactured by Fresenius Medical Care. Because Class I recalls are only issued when the FDA determines a product can cause severe complications or death, this makes Fresenius liable for patient injuries and deaths. Recent reports show GranuFlo increased patient risk of entering…

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5 Common Symptoms of a Failed Transvaginal Mesh Implant

December 29th, 2014

What are the symptoms of pelvic mesh complications? Transvaginal mesh failure symptoms cannot be ignored. They are a sign that the surgical mesh inserted in your vagina to support prolapsing pelvic organs and tissues is either eroding or cutting into the delicate tissues surrounding the mesh. If left untreated, transvaginal mesh failure can cause chronic infections, lifelong incontinence, irreversible damage, and even death.

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