Over $100 Million Recovered for our clients
in the last 10 years
Free Consultation

Airbag defect investigation expands to include 12.3 million vehicles

A recent investigation has lead to the discovery of potential defects in airbags installed in 12.3 million vehicles made by Kia, Fiat Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Honda, and Toyota. The ZF-TRW manufactured airbag, according to The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), could fail to deploy during a crash, and vehicles with the model years 2010 [….]

U by Kotex Recall

Kimberly-Clark issued a recall for some U by Kotex tampons after a “quality related defect” has caused the tampons to unravel or come apart inside of consumers’ bodies leaving pieces behind. The defect has caused a number of consumers to seek medical attention in order to remove the pieces left inside their bodies. There also [….]

Seven people sick in Illinois after national Salmonella outbreak

Seven people have gotten sick in the state of Illinois after a national outbreak of salmonella occurred. The outbreak has been linked to ground turkey, but no recall has been made because federal officials have not identified the exact source. The first case in Illinois appeared in March and the last was June 29. There [….]

Citronella product pulled from shelves

A citronella product that is sold at Bed Bath & Beyond and other major retailers has now been pulled off of the shelves after it was reported that two people were nearly killed after the product exploded. The explosions were caused by FireGel, jelly-like substance that scents the citronella. The explosions injured a 14-year-old boy [….]

Alfalfa Sprouts Recalled after Salmonella Outbreak

Throughout Illinois, an outbreak of salmonella has been linked to a reported 50 cases. The investigation of the cases leads back to Tiny Greens Farm of Urbana through Jimmy John’s restaurants. Kankakee County had three reported cases of salmonella. Jimmy John’s restaurants in Kankakee, Bourbonnais and Manteno voluntarily pulled the alfalfa sprouts from their menus [….]

Fire in Bourbonnais causes an estimated $250,000 in damages

A house in Bourbonnais suffered extensive damage from fire, smoke and water on November 24, 2010. It w as a fire that would see eight area fire departments assist in putting out the blaze.  Bourbonnais firemen were the first to arrive at the home at 625 Lewis Street as flames were reaching out to the [….]

Mother seeks class action lawsuit in Illinois

An Illinois mother is seeking a class action lawsuit against the makers of Similac baby formula after a recall of millions of containers after there were two reports of baby larvae being found in the formula. The lawsuit states that Abbott Laboratories, the maker of the the powdered baby formula produced the formula that made [….]

Italian Sausage Products Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

On Sunday morning, the Illinois Department of Public Health and Safety issued a consumer warning about sausage products made by Daniele International Inc. A federal recall has been initiated to remove nearly 1.2 million pounds of the sausage products due to possible salmonella contamination. Daniele International, Inc produces a variety of sausage products under different [….]