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Close to a million Ford cars recalled to replace airbag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel
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Close to a million Ford cars recalled to replace airbag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel

Jan 4th 2019, 7:41 PM 25,408 Views 13 Comments

The move includes over 782,000 vehicles in the US and is part of the largest series of recalls in US history.

Bought something online that didn't work? It'll cost you €25 to make a claim of up to €5000
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# Cash Money

Bought something online that didn't work? It'll cost you €25 to make a claim of up to €5000

Jul 12th 2017, 6:45 PM 9,909 Views 9 Comments

The previous limit stood at €2,000

Rent in Dublin? Huge increase in amount of work needed in rented properties
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Rent in Dublin? Huge increase in amount of work needed in rented properties

Nov 12th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,225 Views 58 Comments

One councillor said people are putting up with sub-standard conditions just to have a roof over their heads.

Deadly ignition switches linked to 56 deaths, brain damage and amputation
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Deadly ignition switches linked to 56 deaths, brain damage and amputation

Feb 17th 2015, 4:29 PM 23,725 Views 14 Comments

The company has received hundreds of claims for compensation.

Founder of French breast implant scandal firm jailed
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# Pip Scandal

Founder of French breast implant scandal firm jailed

Dec 10th 2013, 12:24 PM 5,272 Views 11 Comments

Jean-Claude Mas of PIP will spend four years in prison, while a number of the firm’s ex-managers have been convicted of fraud.

Debenhams issues recall of childrens' clothes with faulty zips
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Debenhams issues recall of childrens' clothes with faulty zips

Nov 24th 2012, 12:11 PM 6,889 Views 4 Comments

The Ted Baker snowsuits and jackets for babies and small children were found to be below the store’s quality standards.

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee
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Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee

Jul 26th 2012, 8:17 AM 3,616 Views 6 Comments

The plastic surgery clinic refused an invitation to attend a meeting of the committee on the PIP breast implant scandal.

South Africa recalls over a million 'faulty' condoms
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# Faulty

South Africa recalls over a million 'faulty' condoms

Jan 31st 2012, 12:52 PM 4,878 Views 17 Comments

One activist said that the condoms “leaked like sieves” when water was poured into them.

Sony not recalling Bravia televisions despite concerns
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Sony not recalling Bravia televisions despite concerns

Oct 12th 2011, 1:14 PM 782 Views 3 Comments

Contrary to earlier reports, electronics giant Sony is not recalling 1.6 millions TVs but has offered owners free safety inspections.

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues
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# Endeavour

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues

Apr 30th 2011, 8:17 AM 422 Views 0 Comments

The event had been keenly anticipated given that congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, shot in the head last year, was due to see her husband Mark Kelly lead the space mission.