Last year, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a generic drug manufacturer cannot be held liable if a consumer has a negative reaction to its generic medication. This means that the medicine a patient takes must be purchased as a name brand in order for that patient’s rights to be protected.
Transportation Security Administration announced that it is abandoning its search for scanners that would allow travelers to keep their shoes on during the airport security screening process. Passengers typically bemoan removing shoes and walking through security checkpoints in bare or stocking feet.
According to the CDC, accidental injury accounts for a large percentage of adult deaths in the United States and the majority of deaths among children under the age of 14. That said, caution and safety should be high on your to-do list when enjoying gardening, hiking, biking and the many other springtime activities we all enjoy alone and with our friends and family.
I am excited to share that the Chrysotile Institute has officially notified the Canadian government of its intentions to close its doors. The organization has, for decades, supported and promoted the safe use of chrysotile asbestos.