FDA investigating 10 infant deaths that may be related to teething remediesOctober 19, 2016

The New York Times reports the Food and Drug Administration “is investigating 10 infant deaths that may be related to use of homeopathic teething gels and tablets.” The FDA “warned parents last month to stop using the products, which are manufactured or distributed by CVS, Hyland’s Homeopathic and other companies.” Lyndsay Meyer, an FDA spokewoman said …

$29 Million for Pier 34 CollapseJune 1, 2015

A global settlement of lawsuits filed after the Pier 34 collapse in Philadelphia by the plaintiffs will total $29.5 million. $15.8 million will go to the estates of two New Jersey women. The estate of a Philadelphia woman will receive $7.4 million, and 43 injured plaintiffs will share the remaining $7.4 million after the per-plaintiff amount …