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CPAP Machine Recall

Posted on September 20, 2021

Philips has voluntarily recalled some of its ventilators and sleep apnea machines due to a potential cancer risk, as reported recently by several news outlets. At issue is the polyester foam that can degrade and be inhaled by the user. Here is some information about the product and recall:

Due to the purported risks, potential damage can include cases of bladder, lung, prostate, stomach or even breast cancer, as well as other health issues. If you have questions about your legal rights regarding this or another defective product, contact an attorney experienced in product liability litigation.