Tag: recalls


  • Toyota Rav 4 Recall - Seat Belt Issues

    Toyota recalls 2.87 million vehicles over dangerous seat belt failures

    Toyota Motor is recalling 2.87 million vehicles due to a safety issue with seat belts, the company announced on Thursday. The company is recalling RAV4 models produced from July 2005 through August 2014 and sold worldwide. Also being recalled are the Vanguard SUVs produced from October 2005 through January 2016 and sold in Japan. Toyota says it […]

  • The 15 Riskiest Children’s Products You Can Buy

    Recalls are a part of modern life. A manufacturer overlooks a defect or chemical byproduct. Somebody gets sick or hurt. People panic. The company offers refunds (a la McDonald’s recent Shrek glass refund), and people forget about it–at least until the next recall comes around. Amidst all these recalls, one thing stands out: Children are […]

  • Peanut Butter Recall: Bird Droppings May Be At Fault

    First there was a plain ol’ peanut butter recall, now it’s time for peanut butter crackers to come off the shelves. The Washington Post reports: Cereal giant Kellogg has asked stores to stop selling its popular Keebler and Austin brand peanut butter crackers, as health officials reported two more deaths in the nationwide salmonella outbreak […]