How Will a Dash Camera Help My Car Accident Case

Being in a car accident is a terrifying experience and can be life altering. Not only do you have to deal with damages, but also insurance claims and even a potential personal injury lawsuit. Instead of depending on hearsay, imagine how convenient it would be to have actual live footage to provide visual evidence of […]

Isuzu Recalls 21,000 Commercial Trucks

Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc. (Isuzu) is expected to recall 21,000 commercial trucks starting in April 2017.   Some 2015-2017 NPR HD, NPR XD, NQR and NRR trucks may have been manufactured with burrs from the stamping equipment.  This affects the frames crossmember transmission support.  The burrs could cause the transmission mounting studs to break. […]

Continental Tires recalling certain 2015 light weight truck tires.

Continental Tire the Americas, LLC (“CTA”) is conducting a voluntary safety recall program involving approximately 325 light truck tires in the U.S. The recall began on February 3, 2017. The tires may experience localized tread wear, excessive vibration, noise and bulging in the tread area. With continued use, the tire could experience a tread separation, […]

Digital Forensics Company Creates the “Textalyzer” for Law Enforcement.

It’s common knowledge that distracted driving is more than just a problem, but if people knew the extent and damage caused they would be shocked.  The question now becomes, are we getting to heart of the issue? Well, a leading phone and digital forensic and hardware company called Cellebrite is championing the cause with the […]

Cold Stress and Frostbite are avoidable workplace hazards per OSHA

Cold Stress and Frostbite are workplace hazards that are avoidable according to OSHA.  While OSHA doesn’t have a specific set of guidelines or standards that covers working in cold environments, they do believe that the employers have a duty to protect their employees. Cold Stress and its effects are different depending on which region of […]

Indian Motorcycle Company recalls several models for potential fuel leak

Indian Motorcycle Company is recalling some model year 2014-2017 Chief Classic, Chief Dark Horse, Chieftan, Chieftan Dark Horse, Vintage,  Springfield and Roadmaster motorcycles manufactured April 15, 2013 – to July 15, 2016.  The affected motorcycles fuel rail may contact other components and could result in a fuel leak.  A fire risk is possible if fuel […]

Coast Guard reports 4,158 Recreational boat accidents and 626 deaths for 2015

Sobering Recreational Boating Statistics The Coast Guard tally of 4,158 accidents in 2015 resulted in 626 deaths and 2,613 injuries.  This equated to approximately $42 million dollars in property damage.  For a every 100,000 registered recreational vessels there were 5.3 deaths, a 1.9% increase over the previous year’s fatality rate.   Drowning accounted for 76% of the […]

NHTSA expands and accelerates the Takata Airbag Recall to another 35-40 million inflators

The decision comes after confirmation of the root cause behind the inflators’ tendency to rupture. Takata airbag ruptures are now tied to ten deaths and over 100 injuries in the US. Takata is required to make a series of safety defect decisions, under the Amended Consent Order issued to Takata this week that will support […]

BMW Recalls 2013-2015 C 600 Sport & C 650 GT Scooters

North America BMW has issued a recall through the NHTSA for certain 2013-2015 model year C 600 Sport and C 650 GT scooters. The 600 Sport models affected were manufactured from August 2, 2012 to March 31, 2014 and the C 650 GTs were produced July 30, 2012 to May 29, 2015.  National Highway Traffic […]

Millions of Ikea products recalled after two fatalities

Approximately 27 million dressers and chests from Ikea are being recalled in the U.S. after two deaths in 2014 were linked to the problem, a July 23 report of USA Today stated. Reports said two 2-year-old children died after they were crushed by Ikea’s “Malm chest”. Several models of the drawers can overturn and potentially injure children. The […]