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Defective Products and Your Rights

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently announced that General Electric has agreed to pay a $3.5 million civil penalty in connection with two of their products. The CPSC charged that GE knowingly failed to report, as required by law, “defects and an unreasonable risk of serious injury concerning two models of Profile freestanding dual-fuel more »

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Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Abuse in Tennessee (Part 4): Fighting Back

October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. In order to raise awareness and hopefully, to help victims, we’re partnering with the Metropolitan Drug Commission to bring you a series of articles on prescription drug abuse in Tennessee. Thanks to Karen Pershing for her work with this fine organization and for her contribution to our series. more »

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Prescription Drug Abuse in Tennessee (Part 3): Our Children

October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. In order to raise awareness and hopefully, to help victims, we’re partnering with the Metropolitan Drug Commission to bring you a series of articles on the issue and how it impacts us in East Tennessee. Thanks to Karen Pershing for her work with this fine organization and for more »

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Prescription Drug Abuse in Tennessee (Part 2): Who’s Responsible?

As noted in our previous post, October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. In order to raise awareness and hopefully, to help victims, we’re partnering with the Metropolitan Drug Commission to bring you a series of articles on prescription drug abuse and how it impacts us in East Tennessee. Thanks to Karen Pershing for her work more »

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Prescription Drug Abuse in Tennessee

October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. In order to raise awareness and hopefully, to help victims, we’re partnering with the Metropolitan Drug Commission to bring you a series of articles on the issue and how it impacts us in East Tennessee. Thanks to Karen Pershing for her work with this fine organization and for more »

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FDA Issues Three Recall Notices

Below are three recall notices issued by the FDA on Friday.  Feel free to contact us if you have any questions. FDA MedWatch – Stryker Spine: Class 1 Recall – OASYS Midline Occiput Plate 08/29/2013 Stryker Spine: Class 1 Recall – OASYS Midline Occiput Plate AUDIENCE: Orthopedic Surgery, Risk Manager ISSUE: FDA and Stryker notified healthcare professionals more »

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