Ford Recalls Vehicles to Repair Throttle Cables; NHTSA Opens Investigation into Honda Odysseys

After over a seven-month investigation by NHTSA, Ford decided to recall over 465,000 vehicles that had defective throttle cables installed.  The affected vehicles are 2000-2003 Ford Taurus models and 2000-2003 Mercury Sables models equipped with a Duratec engine.  The problem is the speed control cable collar may fracture at the mounting bracket.  This may result [...]

July 3rd, 2013|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Ford Recalls Vehicles to Repair Throttle Cables; NHTSA Opens Investigation into Honda Odysseys

Baxter Healthcare Facilities Cited For Multiple Violations by the FDA

The FDA has sent Baxter International a warning letter laying out problems it found during inspections at a plant in North Carolina and in Jayuya, Puerto Rico.  Previously, both the Puerto Rico and North Carolina locations have had violations during FDA inspections.  The North Carolina plant had violations first noted in August of 2012 while [...]

July 1st, 2013|Drug and Medical Device Litigation|Comments Off on Baxter Healthcare Facilities Cited For Multiple Violations by the FDA