Stryker hip replacement failures have been so common that the company has announced a "quiet recall" of these defective products - meaning the devices must be removed, requiring a second painful, costly and debilitating surgery.
Traumatic brain injuries are a preventable public health issue. Efforts to improve diagnosis and treatment of TBIs (frequently referred to as a concussion) continue; however, there is room for improvement, and education is key to reducing the incidents and severity of this crisis.
Fatigue among truck drivers has been a problem ever since the development of the long-haul trucking industry. It is a leading cause of truck accidents in Texas and throughout the nation.
Samsung has more to worry about than just cellphones that catch fire. In August, a federal lawsuit was filed against Samsung, alleging negligence in the design and manufacture of certain washing machine models.