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Based on new data from two large clinical trials, the FDA "concluded that the type 2 diabetes medicine canagliflozin (Invokana, Invokamet, Invokamet XR) causes an increased risk of leg and foot amputations" (FDA Drug Safety Communication). The FDA is now requiring...

Sara Miller of Milford, Michigan, has become the third person to die from a semi-truck crash caused when the truck’s driver failed to stop as he approached traffic that was backed up due to construction. The 18-wheeler plowed into nine...

Several lawsuits have been filed against The SoyNut Butter Company on behalf of people sickened in an E. coli food poisoning outbreak linked to I.M. Healthy SoyNut Butter products. Many of the 32 people sickened were children who were exposed to...

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is investigating the April 3 boiler explosion at Loy-Lange Box Co. in St. Louis that killed four people and injured three others. The explosion launched a 3,000-pound tank through Loy-Lange’s roof and sent it...

Our Listeria lawyers can help if you or a loved one was sickened in the outbreak of listeriosis infections linked to Vulto Creamery cheese. The CDC updated its case count today, and there are now 8 confirmed cases in 4 states: Connecticut, Florida,...

Noted burn attorney Fred Pritzker answers questions about burn injury lawsuits stemming from fires and explosions. Q: What are the most common types of burn injuries you encounter? A: Well, burns can be grouped into four categories: thermal, chemical, electrical and...

The rotten egg smell most of us associate with natural gas is an additive meant to function as a warning: If you smell it, there is a problem. But sometimes there’s a problem - a life-threatening one, when you don’t...

There has been a recent Stryker LFIT lawsuit update in federal court. The pretrial procedures for these lawsuits have been centralized in federal court in a process called multidistrict litigation (MDL), specifically MDL 2768 In re: Stryker LFIT V40 Femoral Head...

A gas leak from a nearby pipeline was the source of the April 17 house explosion in Firestone, CO that killed two people and badly injured a third, Firestone Fire Chief Ted Poszywak said in a press conference today. [vc_video link='https://youtu.be/Z2Tfkhmsx9o'] The...