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Did Defective Fire Extinguishers Cause a Car Fire Death?

Have you ever bought a fire extinguisher online or at Walmart, Home Depot, Sears or other brick and mortar retailers? Well you may need to check to make sure you didn’t purchase a defective fire extinguisher. A new recall has stirred safety advocates all over the country and if you aren’t careful, the consequences of… read more

Defective Takata Airbags Continue to Threaten Consumers

Takata airbag malfunctions have killed eight people in the U.S. and injured over 100 more. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued recalls for cars that use Takata airbags, but many vehicles remain unrepaired. Now the recall has expanded to cover the 2005-2008 Mazda6, 2002-2004 Honda CR-V, 2005-2008 Subaru Legacy and the 2005-2008… read more