In the United States, government agencies are required to oversee rigorous and robust tests for pharmaceutical drugs before those products go to market. The Food and Drug Administration is tasked with ensuring that medications are not considered dangerous products because they harm more than they help. However, some Texas residents and others throughout the nation still suffer illness because of medications that cause physical ailments. These victims may be entitled to financial compensation because of their experiences related to prescription drug recalls.
Your "natural" makeup and health products may not be as safe as you think. Even though brands are marketing more "natural" items -- including hair color and cosmetics -- in Texas stores, many of these items could be considered dangerous products. In fact, ingredients contained in these products could lead to heightened cancer risk and other serious health issues, according to medical experts.
Graco Children's Products is one of the most well known names in its industry, providing Americans from Texas to California with products for their child. Unfortunately, the company has found itself in the middle of a recall involving 1.9 million car seats. This is part of the largest seat recall that the U.S. has ever experienced.
Motorcycle manufacturer Harley Davidson is facing civil action from a couple who claim that their vehicle was not outfitted with appropriate safety mechanisms to protect them from serious injury. The Texas couple say that the defective product caused them to be seriously injured in July 2013, when they lost control of their vehicle during an emergency stop. The couple claim that Harley-Davidson should have installed anti-lock braking systems on the 2012 Electra Glide Classic, which they were riding when they were seriously injured.