Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports is an American magazine published monthly by Consumers Union since 1936. It publishes reviews and comparisons of consumer products and services based on reporting and results from its in-house testing laboratory and survey research center. Consumer Reports is the largest, most trusted independent product testing organization in the world. They accept no advertising, pay for all the products they test, and, as a not for profit organization, they have no shareholders. It also publishes cleaning and general buying guides. It has approximately 7.3 million subscribers and an annual testing budget of approximately US$21 million.
Posts about Consumer Reports
  • Are Auto-Drive Cars Safe? MO Car Accident Lawyers

    …, say, a boulder, a deer, and a pedestrian if all three are in the path of a car and it must decide which to strike? And what if the choice comes down to striking a grandmother or a toddler? What about hacking? Auto-drive functions are overseen by computers. Could a terrorist hack and disable a metropolitan area’s semi-autonomous cars during rush…

    Bruning Legal- 12 readers -
  • Blind Spots for Trucks and Cars

    … out into the street. If possible, new cars should come with rear backup cameras. These make backing up much safer and help with parking. If you or a loved one were hurt in a blind-spot-related accident, call an Illinois car accident lawyer from the Staver Law Group at to learn what you can do to recover. The post Blind Spots for Trucks and Cars appeared first on Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer. …

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 22 readers -
  • Sacred Heart Revisited – Ed Novak Heads to Prison (Medicare Fraud Post)

    … much he and Sacred Heart cared for patients. This is the same hospital that Consumer Reports said had the lowest safety rankings of any hospital. One nurse claims that operating room staff was instructed to spray patients with “Off” bug repellant to keep the flies at bay. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have also come after Novak…

    Due Diligence- 20 readers -
  • Nissan Recalling More Vehicles For Takata Airbag Defect

    … Nissan has announced another round of recalls of defective Takata airbags after a woman in Louisiana was injured from shrapnel, in her 2006 Sentra. This is a regional recall targeting vehicles in states with high-humidity conditions. Nissan added 45,000 Sentras from model years 2004-2006 after this accident, bringing the number of recalled…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 16 readers -