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Warning About Faulty Lead Testing In Children And Mothers Since 2014

Faulty lead testing means that thousands of children may need to be re-tested for lead poisoning, after a report found that standard tests may be inaccurate. On Wednesday, the FDA warned that some blood tests used to check for lead poisoning in both women and children since 2014 may have incorrectly indicated that children were safe from lead exposure. The ...

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Toyota recalls half million US cars over faulty airbags

Japanese carmaker Toyota says it will recall 482.000 vehicles in the US over faulty airbags. The cars affected are Prius models from 2010 to 2012 and Lexus CT models from 2011 and 2012. Toyota and other carmakers have over the past years been rocked by millions of recalls over problems with airbags supplied by supplier company Takata. In the current ...

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Man Hangs Himself After Killing Friend In Car Accident, Family Sues GM For Faulty Ignition

The family of a California man who hanged himself in prison last year, after learning that a faulty GM ignition may have played a part in his friend’s death, filed a lawsuit against the vehicle manufacturer. New York Daily News reports that in 2003, Denis John Herndon was 36-years-old when he lost control of his new, silver General Motors (GM) ...

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Father Electrocuted In Pool Trying To Save Daughter — Water Electrified By Faulty Wires

Any parent would’ve done the same thing Jim Tramel did on Easter Sunday. After finding his daughter unconscious in the family swimming pool, he jumped in to save her. But as soon as he hit the water, he was electrocuted. He died later that day and the girl, also electrocuted, is now fighting for her life. What this heroic father ...

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LG says faulty screen component behind smartwatch recall

The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition contained a component with the potential to affect image quality over time, the company has said  The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition, which was on sale for just six days before being pulled off shelves, contained a component with the potential to ...

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