Product Liability Insurance

5 Reasons why you need Product Recall & Contamination insurance
July 25, 2013

Any business that is manufacturing a product and selling it to a third party has a product recall exposure. Pet food, Bread, Salad, lawnmowers and luxury cars are just some of the UK product recalls that have been reported. You […]

Sir James Dyson – Engineering a recovery
September 25, 2012

In a recent BBC interview -BBC News – Engineering a recovery Sir James Dyson highlighted the need for investment into hardware and engineering projects within the UK. He has opened a new building, the Royal College of Art’s Dyson Building, […]

Polaris Industries sued for product liability over ATV accident
June 18, 2012

The all-terrain vehicle (ATV) and snowmobile manufacturer Polaris Industries is reportedly facing a product liability lawsuit from a woman who was injured whilst using a Polaris ATV. Amber Glisson, from the US state of Georgia, is understood to be suing […]

Fire risk forces BMW to recall 1.3 million vehicles
April 20, 2012

The car manufacturer BMW has reportedly been forced to recall approximately 1.3 of its vehicles due to concerns that a faulty part could cause a fire. The affected models, which are the 5 Series and 6 Series built between 2003 […]

Ikea forced to recall faulty high chairs
January 15, 2012

The international furniture company Ikea has been forced to recall a batch of its children’s high chairs after receiving a number of complaints from parents whose children were injured. The affected product is the Antilop self-assembly high chair, which sells […]

Build-A-Bear to pay $600,000 in product liability case
December 21, 2011

The stuffed animal company Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. has been ordered to hand over a total of $600,000 in fines after it was found that a number of its toy bear beach chairs were defective and could be dangerous to children. […]

iPhone and iPod battery packs recalled over ‘dangerous’ fault fears
December 19, 2011

A number of batches of iPhone and iPod battery packs sold by the US retailer Best Buy and manufactured by Mophie have been recalled over fears that they are faulty and could be dangerous to users. Both parties have issued […]

Lawsuit after snow globe causes fire which destroys $1m home
November 20, 2011

A lawsuit has been filed after a defective snow globe allegedly caused a fire which completely destroyed a home worth more than $1 million. The Jumbo Snowman snow globe, which was made by Hallmark cards, is believed to have started […]

Loyd Grossman sauce maker could face lawsuit over contaminated sauce
November 16, 2011

Premier Foods, the maker of the Loyd Grossman line of cooking sauces, could find itself with a product liability lawsuit on its hands after two people fell ill with botulism after consuming a jar of Loyd Grossman korma sauce. The […]

Global overheating problem with Sony Bravia TVs reported
October 15, 2011

Sony has admitted that potentially 1.6 million of its Bravia-brand TV sets may have safety issues relating to overheating, but has denied recalling the products from the market. In a statement about the issue, the UK PR manager for the […]

Next Page »