Recalls and product safety news from CPSC

  1. Tommee Tippee Sippee Spill-Proof Cups Recalled by Mayborn USA Due to Risk of Mold Exposure

    Mold can develop on the removable, one-piece, white valve inside the spill-proof Tommee Tippee Sippee cups when it remains wet/moist and is infrequently cleaned.
  2. Hollander Sleep Products Recalls Mattress Pads Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Sold Exclusively at Bed Bath & Beyond

    The mattress pads fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses and mattress pads.
  3. Currey & Company Recalls Chandeliers Due to Impact Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Ethan Allen (Recall Alert)

    The loop at the top of the chandelier can break causing the chandelier to fall, posing an impact injury hazard.
  4. Osprey Recalls Child Backpack Carriers Due to Fall Hazard

    A cut in the plastic buckle on the shoulder strap can cause the shoulder strap to release.
  5. Rheem Recalls to Repair Water Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

    The control panel on the Performance Platinum water heaters can overheat.
  6. Box Components Recalls BMX Bicycle Forks Due to Fall Hazard

    The steer tube can become loose in the crown of the fork.
  7. TJX Recalls Foldable Lounge Chairs Due to Risk of Injury; Sold at T.J. Maxx and Marshalls Stores

    The chairs can collapse unexpectedly.
  8. Hed Cycling Recalls Bicycle Rims Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The rims can cause the brake pads to wear out unexpectedly.
  9. Noble House Recalls Counter Stools Due to Laceration Hazard

    The kick plates of the Louigi and Tate counter stools can have a sharp edge.
  10. Honda Recalls Mini Tillers Due to Risk of Injury (Recall Alert)

    The throttle cable can be pinched during packaging, causing the tiller tines to rotate unexpectedly when the lever is not engaged.
  11. Rixson Exterior Gate Closers Recalled Due to Injury Hazard; Made by Assa Abloy Italia

    The gate closer mechanism can break and eject metal pieces including the spring or it can spray oil, posing a risk of injury.
  12. Philips Lighting Recalls Metal Halide Lamps Due to Burn and Laceration Hazards

    The outer bulbs can shatter, resulting in hot internal pieces of glass falling from the lamps, posing a burn and laceration hazard.
  13. Water Heating Technologies Recalls Gas Water Heaters Due to Fire Hazard

    The water heaters have a space between the burner flange and the combustion chamber that allows flammable liquids or gases to contact burning flammable vapors inside the combustion chamber.
  14. BESTAR Recalls Juvenile Dressers Due to Tip-over Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The recalled dressers are unstable, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or serious injuries to children.
  15. Black Diamond Recalls Via Ferrata Climbing Equipment Due to Fall Hazard

    Climbing sets sold without the orange safety stitching on the lanyards can allow the ends to unexpectedly detach, posing a risk of injury or death to climbers from a fall.
  16. Black Diamond Recalls Camming Climbing Devices Due to Fall Hazard

    The camming devices can come apart during use and fail.
  17. Black Diamond Recalls Climbing Ascenders Due to Fall Hazard

    The Index Ascenders’ rivet holding the toothed cam can release, allowing the Ascender to slide on the rope or become detached from the rope, posing a risk of injury or death to climbers from a fall.
  18. Digital Clamp Meters Recalled by Klein Tools Due to Shock and Burn Hazards

    The meters can fail to give an accurate voltage reading, resulting in the operator falsely believing the electrical power is off.
  19. Rocky Mountain Recalls Bicycles with Front Disc Brakes to Replace Quick Release Lever Due to Crash Hazard

    An open quick release lever on the bicycle’s front wheel hub can come into contact with the front disc brake assembly.
  20. SCOTT Recalls Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

    The seat post can break.
  21. phil&teds Recalls Dash Strollers Due to Risk of Injury

    The hinge used to fold the dash v5 stroller can become damaged while opening and closing the stroller.
  22. Target Recalls Menorahs Due to Fire Hazard

    The menorahs can melt when the candles are burning.
  23. Pacific Cycle Recalls Infant Bicycle Helmets Due to Choking and Magnet Ingestion Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Target

    The magnetic buckle on the helmet’s chin strap contains small plastic covers and magnets that can come loose.
  24. Kubota Recalls Utility Vehicles Due to Injury and Collision Hazards (Recall Alert)

    The steering shaft can break and cause the operator to lose control of the vehicle.
  25. Hobby Lobby Recalls Infant Pacifier Holders Due to Choking Hazard

    The fin of the whale and the head of the octopus can detach from the pacifier holder.
  26. Hobby Lobby Recalls Infant Rattles Due to Choking Hazard

    The rattle seams can separate, exposing fiber stuffing and bell rattle.
  27. Twin Go Recalls Baby Carriers Due to Fall Hazard

    The waist buckle can break.
  28. Robert Bosch Tool Recalls Grinders Due to Risk of Burns

    The grinder can overheat while in use, causing the brush covers to melt and expose the end of the brush holder.
  29. Cybex International Recalls Decline Free Weight Benches Due to Impact Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The frame on the bench can collapse forward onto the user, posing an impact injury hazard.
  30. Bednest Recalls Bedside Infant Sleepers Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The bedside sleepers fail to meet mandatory federal requirements for these products.
  31. American Honda Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Risk of Injury (Recall Alert)

    The front door can open unexpectedly while the vehicle is in use.
  32. BRP Recalls Side-by-Side Off-Road Vehicles Due to Loss of Steering Control and Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The steering coupling can strip on the rack and pinion assembly and result in a loss of steering control.
  33. Munchkin Recalls Latch Lightweight Pacifiers & Clips Due to Choking Hazard

    The clip cover can detach from the pacifier’s clip.
  34. Cascade Designs Recalls Avalanche Rescue Probes Due to Risk of Suffocation

    The lock button on the probe can fail to engage and lock, causing the probe not to function as intended. This can interfere with finding someone buried beneath snow.
  35. Walmart Recalls Rival Electric Water Kettles Due to Burn and Shock Hazards

    The heating element can fail and rupture, posing shock and burn hazards to the user.
  36. Cub Cadet Recalls Challenger Off-Road Utility Vehicles Due To Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The parking brake cable can fail, posing a crash hazard.
  37. Stile Products Expands Recall of Tern Folding Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

    The bike's frame can crack at the hinge on the top tube.
  38. One World Technologies Recalls Snow Blowers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

    The snow blowers can overheat.
  39. Alltrade Tools Recalls Ratcheting Tie Downs Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Sam’s Club

    The ratchet handle can fail during use, releasing the secured load, posing an injury hazard to consumers.
  40. SouvNear Recalls Women’s Scarves Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

    The scarves do not meet the federal flammability standard for clothing textiles.
  41. YTL International Recalls Drywall Lifts Due to Injury Hazard

    The drywall lifts can fail during use, causing the load of drywall to fall onto the lift operator.
  42. Flying Tiger Copenhagen Recalls Wooden Toys Due to Choking Hazard

    Parts of the wooden toys can become detached, resulting in small pieces that can pose a choking hazard to young children.
  43. Polaris Recalls RZR Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard; Severe Burn Injuries, One Death Reported

    The recalled ROVs can catch fire while consumers are driving, posing fire and burn hazards to drivers and passengers.
  44. Brunton Outdoors Recalls Battery Packs Due to Fire Hazard

    The Impel and Impel 2 power packs’ lithium ion batteries can overheat and catch on fire during charging.
  45. Miniland Educational Recalls Moogy Plush Toys Due to Choking Hazard

    The red button on the Moogy plush toy’s left pocket can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
  46. Staples Recalls Back in Motion Office Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

    The chair can tip over when leaning back.
  47. Academy Sports + Outdoors Recalls Marinade Injectors Due to Ingestion Hazard

    The injectors can have small metal shavings left inside during the manufacturing process.
  48. Fisher-Price Recalls Infant Cradle Swings Due to Fall Hazard

    When the seat peg is not fully engaged the seat can fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury to the child.
  49. Yamaha Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Crash and Injury Hazards (Recall Alert)

    Water can get into the throttle cable and if it freezes during cold weather, the ice can prevent the throttle from returning to idle.
  50. Rollerblade USA Recalls Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard

    The helmet's plastic shell can crack where the straps attach, causing the helmet to shift and move on the wearer's head.
 
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