People make decisions on available information when choosing products. This is definitely true of consumers of health products in Illinois. However, if producers and retailers of health products mislabel their ingredients, it can cause potentially dangerous side-effects for consumers. Apparently, this is what four major retailers are being accused of doing, risking the possibility of a product liability lawsuit.
Caffeine consumption can be dangerous in certain doses, and with the growing popularity of caffeine tablets and powders, consumer death is an increasing possibility. Illinois readers may know about the risk of too much caffeine in the body, but it is worth noting that there are many potentially dangerous products on the market. With excessive use and dangerous dosage levels, consumer death is a tragic possibility.
Toys are usually made to bring fun and enjoyment to children. However, there are times when the way a toy is designed can cause problems and can even result in physical harm to a child in Illinois or in any other state. This turned out to be the case with the toy product known as Buckyballs. The toy is now being recalled after a regulating agency ruled that the toy is a dangerous product for children.
When a manufacturer offers a product for sale to the consumer market, said manufacturer has a responsibility to ensure that the product is reasonably safe and without defects. Illinois residents may have noticed multiple recalls lately, most of which were defective vehicles and tainted food products not fit for human consumption. An unusual, dangerous product recall of a fitness wristband was announced recently.
Most children have inquiring minds and are constantly probing and nosing around. They always seem to be fascinated with trunks and storage chests and love to climb into them. Parents in Illinois may want to read about a warning re-issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) about the threat posed by this dangerous product.
When a person has a headache or muscle soreness, they may be inclined to take acetaminophen to relieve the pain. In fact, a large number of people take this over-the-counter drug daily, which is one reason why acetaminophen is among the most commonly used medications in the United States. Many readers in Illinois may know acetaminophen as the active ingredient in Tylenol.