The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has declared this week to be Vehicle Safety Recalls week. The dedicated week is meant to remind Americans to check their car for active recalls. It is scheduled as the week leading up to the beginning of daylight savings to encourage people to check their recalls at least twice a year, once as daylight savings time starts and once as it ends. Check Your Car For a Recall Checking your car for a recall is simple, just enter your VIN (found on the lower left of your car’s windshield) into www.nhtsa.gov/recalls. This website will…
Workout supplements are touted to give athletes an edge in their training and exercise, allowing them to bulk up faster or have more energy when exercising. The popularity and use of workout supplements has grown in the past decade. For many they are vital to keeping in top shape. However, exercise supplements are not required to be tested or approved by the FDA and could not only impede your exercise routine, but could pose serious risks to your health. Supplements: Good or Bad? Unsafe and illegal supplements, such as anabolic steroids, can cause severe health problems including elevated blood pressure,…
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and US Department of Agriculture (USDA) coordinate food recalls each year for products tainted with dangerous pathogens. There are incidents where guests have become ill after eating tainted food at restaurants. Foodborne illnesses are responsible for thousands of hospitalizations in the US each year. Depending on which illness you contract, you could experience symptoms that range from vomiting to paralysis. Common foodborne illnesses in the US include but are not limited to: Listeriosis: Listeria monocytogenes can cause listeriosis, a serious bacterial infection. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), soft cheeses, unpasteurized milk,…
Another Local Food Recall: Route 11 Potato Chips Recalled for Salmonella Riskk. Blog by Regan Zambri Long PLLC, a Washington DC personal injury law firm that handles virtually all types of accident and injury claims.
If you have been diagnosed with Hepatitis A after consuming frozen strawberries, contact a Washington DC attorney at our firm to discuss your legal options.
Contact a Washington, DC product liability attorney if you have been sickened with Hepatitis A from tainted imported frozen strawberries.
Contact a Washington, DC food poisoning attorney at our firm if you have been sickened after consuming Eggo waffles.
Individuals who have become ill after eating Blue Bell Ice Cream should consult with a Washington, DC personal injury lawyer about their legal options.
The FDA and CDC are continuing to investigate the Hepatitis A outbreak linked with imported frozen strawberries. Contact Regan Zambri Long PLLC for more information.
Our Washington, DC injury lawyer explains why a warning label may be necessary after a salmonella outbreak compromised the health of people in nine states.