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Tom Methvin

Deaths, injuries linked to Toyota sudden acceleration continue to rise

A surge of new complaints involving sudden acceleration in Toyota vehicles has hit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the last three weeks. The additional reports came…

Tom Methvin

Toyota and NHTSA officials to be grilled on Capitol Hill

It appears that Toyota’s CEO and President, Akio Toyoda, is headed for the hot seat on Capitol Hill, where he will meet with U.S. legislators who seek answers to what Rep. Darrell Issa…

Tom Methvin

Toyota inists electronics aren't to blame for sudden acceleration

Toyota’s top executives steadfastly deny that the acceleration problems plaguing millions of Toyota and Lexus vehicles have anything to do with electronics, despite a growing body of…

Tom Methvin

Toyota expected to recall 2010 Prius sedans for brake problem

The hits keep coming for owners of Toyota vehicles. First, the major car manufacturer announced that some of its car mats were causing brake pedals to stick on some models and that the mats…

Gibson Vance

Defective Valve Stems – What You Should Know

Tech International, one U.S. distributor of Chinese-made valve stems, issued a massive recall of approximately 6 million “Replacement Snap-In Tire Valve Stems.” The stem has been…

Shannon Weidemann

Salmonella Focus Moves Away from Tomatoes

The large outbreak of Saintpaul Salmonella cases around the country was originally blamed on raw tomatoes. Investigators from the FDA and CDC have been unable to confirm that with testing of over…

Shannon Weidemann

320,000 Jardine Baby Cribs Recalled

Cribs sold at Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores across the nation are being recalled due to an entrapment hazard. The recalled cribs were manufactured by Jardine and sold from 2002 to May of this…

Shannon Weidemann

Tomatoes from Alabama on Safe List

A recent tomato recall has seen retailers and restaurants pulling them from their shelves.Some tomatoes have been contaminated with salmonella. The FDA is not sure of the source of the contamination…

Shannon Weidemann

Jo-Ann Recalls Park Benches

A recall has been issued for Best Value park benches that were sold nationwide at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft stores. The recalled park benches can become unstable and collapse, causing injury to…

Shannon Weidemann

Pens Sold at Michaels Recalled for Lead

Seasonal pens sold for $1 at Michaels stores around the country have been recalled due to lead. The coating on the recalled pens contains lead at a level that exceeds federal safety standards. The…