With such immediate and resounding consequences, you’d think that medical devices would be scrutinized more than just about any manufactured product; subjected to test after test before being released for use in and on the public. But that’s just not the case.

In light of all the recent recalls, including those for Takata airbags and GM ignition switches, there are a number of good reasons to take cars that are less than a decade old to the dealer once a year, even if it is just for a simple oil change.

If BP can appeal some payments made through its Economic and Property Damages Settlement Agreement, then it only makes sense that claimants who are denied recovery would also have the right to appeal their decision.

Jodi Westbrook Flowers

With every passing day, the need to evolve programs that support 9/11 rescue and cleanup workers grows; right along with the list of serious diseases these brave men and women may suffer from.