November 2013 Archive

Nov 27, 2013

Elderly Residents Inside the Ligonier Township Nursing Home When it Occurred

Nov 25, 2013

Beginning in November 2016, a new federal law will require manufacturers to install seat belts in all new long-distance buses.

Nov 25, 2013

Anglecare Monitors Inc. voluntarily recalled 600,000 dangerous baby monitors because the cord attached to the device poses a strangulation risk to children.

Nov 21, 2013

Johnson & Johnson pays for massive failure of metal-on-metal hip implants—may cost company over $2.5 billion.

Nov 21, 2013

Kia Motors Corp. is recalling 80,000 Sedona minivans in the U.S. because salt exposure is causing a part of the vans’ suspensions to rust and break.

Nov 21, 2013

Holiday gatherings can put stress on the family dog, and this can potentially lead to dog bites.

Nov 18, 2013

The FDA recalled 15,000 potentially lethal guidewires used in heart procedures. Defective guidewires, made by Medtronic, could cause serious injury or death.

Nov 15, 2013

31% of Roads Rated 'Poor' by PennDOT—but lack of state funding means these roads may have to wait to be repaved.

Nov 14, 2013

Is the understaffed hospital responsible for Beth Jasper's death in a car accident after falling asleep while driving home from work?

Nov 13, 2013

Teenagers aren't the only ones doing it: older drivers are becoming more and more likely to engage in distracted driving.

Nov 12, 2013

Find out which booster seats earned high safety ratings, and which two dangerous booster seats you shouldn't buy.

Nov 11, 2013

More than 80% of the prescriptions filled in the United States are for generic drugs. Unfortunately, a loophole in our federal law protects those who can afford name brand drugs, while leaving generic drug users at risk.

Nov 08, 2013

For the sixth year in a row, employees have voted our law firm one of the Best Places to Work in Western Pennsylvania.

Nov 08, 2013

New dangerous trend of young drivers taking "selfies" while driving and posting them to Instagram or Twitter.

Nov 07, 2013

Controversial renovations transform city steps in Pittsburgh's South Side into steep ramps.

Nov 05, 2013

$2 Billion Penalty for Falsely Marketing Drugs and Putting Patients' Health at Risk

Nov 04, 2013

Honda recalls 2007 and 2008 Odyssey Minivans due to risk of heavy and unexpected braking

Nov 04, 2013

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