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#Faulty

# faulty - Friday 4 January, 2019

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

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

Jan 4th 2019, 7:41 PM 25,445 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.

# faulty - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Bought something online that didn't work? It'll cost you €25 to make a claim of up to €5000
# Cash Money
# 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 9,922 Views 9 Comments

The previous limit stood at €2,000

# faulty - Thursday 12 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 12th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,254 Views 58 Comments

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

# faulty - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

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

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

Feb 17th 2015, 4:29 PM 23,753 Views 14 Comments

The company has received hundreds of claims for compensation.

# faulty - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Founder of French breast implant scandal firm jailed
# Pip Scandal
# Pip Scandal

Founder of French breast implant scandal firm jailed

Dec 10th 2013, 12:24 PM 5,285 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.

# faulty - Saturday 24 November, 2012

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

Debenhams issues recall of childrens' clothes with faulty zips

Nov 24th 2012, 12:11 PM 6,904 Views 4 Comments

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

# faulty - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee
# PIP
# PIP

Harley Medical Group criticised by health committee

Jul 26th 2012, 8:17 AM 3,670 Views 6 Comments

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

# faulty - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

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

South Africa recalls over a million 'faulty' condoms

Jan 31st 2012, 12:52 PM 4,895 Views 17 Comments

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

# faulty - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Sony not recalling Bravia televisions despite concerns
# SONY Recall
# SONY Recall

Sony not recalling Bravia televisions despite concerns

Oct 12th 2011, 1:14 PM 788 Views 3 Comments

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

# faulty - Saturday 30 April, 2011

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

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues

Apr 30th 2011, 8:17 AM 432 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.