Recalls and product safety news from CPSC

  1. Gena Accessories Recalls Women’s Scarves Due to Burn Hazard, Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

    The women’s silk scarves fail to meet the federal flammability standard for wearing apparel and pose a burn hazard to consumers.
  2. Civia Cycles Recalls Hyland Bicycles, Aluminum Civia Fenders Due to Crash Hazard

    The fender mounting bracket can break or bend, posing a fall hazard to the rider.
  3. Goochie Goo Garbs Recalls Children’s Sensory Grab Garb Blankets Due to Laceration Hazard

    Wire-edged ribbon used in the blanket's ribbon tags can become exposed.
  4. Toro Recalls Recycler Mowers Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

    Mowers were assembled with an incorrect blade driver and blade combination, which can cause the blade to break, resulting in an injury hazard.
  5. Homelite Recalls Electric Blower Vacuums Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

    The blower vacuum can overheat, spark and catch on fire posing fire and burn hazards.
  6. OWT Industries Recalls Electric Blower Vacuums Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

    The Expert Gardener blower vacuum can overheat, spark and catch on fire posing fire and burn hazards.
  7. Husky Vertical Bike Hooks Recalled by Waterloo Industries Due to Risk of Injury; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

    The Husky Securelock vertical bike hook can unexpectedly detach and allow the bike to fall. This poses a risk of injury to bystanders.
  8. Cycle Gear Recalls Semi Truck and Motorcycle Toys Due to Excessive Lead Levels (Recall Alert)

    The toys contain excessive levels of lead, which is a violation of the federal standard for lead content.
  9. Yamaha Recalls Viking VI Side x Side Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The rear wheels can loosen and cause the rear end of the vehicle to wobble or the rear wheels to come off and cause the vehicle to crash, resulting an injury or death hazard.
  10. San Pedro Manufacturing Recalls Renovated Mattresses and Foundations Due to Fire Hazard

    The mattresses and foundations fail to meet the mandatory federal open flame standard, posing a fire hazard.
  11. Children’s Pajamas Recalled by Smooth Industries Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

    The children's pajamas sets by Smooth Industries violates federal flammability standards. This poses a risk of burn injuries to children.
  12. Dimension Industries Recalls Outdoor Patio Set Rockers Due to Fall Hazard: Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

    Home Depot’s Hampton Bay-branded Niles Park Collection patio set rocking chair can break during normal use, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
  13. Stokke Recalls Trailz Strollers Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The Stokke Trailz stroller handle can break while in use, posing a fall hazard to the infant.
  14. Bauer Hockey Recalls Hockey Goalie Masks and Replacement Wires Due to Facial Impact or Laceration Hazard

    The metal wires on the cages can break, posing a facial impact or laceration hazard.
  15. Giant Factories Recalls Water Heaters Due to Risk of Fire, Explosion

    On some 30-, 40-, 50- and 60-gallon gas water heaters, the flame arrestor or flame arrestor plate can fail.
  16. Blinds To Go Recalls Window Shades Due to Strangulation Hazard

    The shade's chain or cord loop can slip out of the hold-down device, posing a strangulation hazard for small children.
  17. Lands’ End Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

    The children's pajamas and robes fail to meet federal flammability standards, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
  18. Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars Due to Fall Hazard

    The bolt used to affix the aerobars to the bicycle can loosen, posing a fall hazard to the rider.
  19. Linon Home Décor Products Recalls Foldable Wood Patio Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

    The wood chairs, also sold as bistro sets, can unexpectedly tip over when a consumer sits on the edge of the seat, posing a fall hazard.
  20. Child’s Catastrophic Brain Injury Prompts Recall of Residential Elevators Sold Exclusively by Coastal Carolina Elevators Due to Crushing Hazard

    The elevator can operate while the gate door is open and can result in serious injury.
  21. Spinrite Recalls Bernat Tizzy Yarn Due to Entanglement Hazard

    In finished knit or crochet items, the yarn can unravel or snag and form a loop, posing an entanglement hazard to young children.
  22. CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispensers Recalled by WhiteWave Due to Fire Hazard

    A relay inside the creamer dispensers can overheat.
  23. Westinghouse Lighting Recalls Glass Shade Holders Due to Risk of Electrical Shock; Sold at Home Depot Stores

    The pull chain on the model 70242 glass shade holder is incorrectly wired, posing a shock hazard to the consumer.
  24. Levels of Discovery Recalls Airplane Rocker Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The red wooden knobs on the rocker's steering panel console can detach.
  25. Youth Loungewear Pants Recalled by M&M’S World Store Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

    The youth lougewear pants fail to meet federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.
  26. Kid’s Korner Children’s Zipper Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Kroger Due to Choking Hazard

    The Kids Korner fleece hooded sweatshirt zipper pull can detach.
  27. Urban Outfitters Recalls Teacups Due to Fire Hazard

    The four styles of "cheeky" phrase teacups are mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the gold paint accents can spark, posing a fire hazard.
  28. SCARPA North America Recalls Ski Boots with Tronic System Due to Fall Hazard

    The Tronic system, can unexpectedly switch from ski mode to walk mode, not allowing the boot to release from the binding, posing a fall or injury hazard.
  29. Children’s Pajamas Recalled by K.J. Sportswear California Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

    The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.
  30. efco Expands Recall of Gas Trimmers Due to Fire Hazard

    The muffler on the engine can break during use and pose a fire hazard.
  31. Rapala Recalls StrikeMaster Ice Augers Due To Injury Hazard

    The trigger switch could fail and the unit not turn off, posing an injury hazard.
  32. Dirt Devil Recalls Hand Vac Turbo Tool Accessory Due to Laceration Hazard

    The interior fan of the Turbo Tool accessory can break and eject from the housing.
  33. Children’s Pajamas Recalled by KTM North America for Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

    The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
  34. Melville Direct Recalls Aquarium Motion Lamps Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively by Bits & Pieces (Recall Alert)

    The lamp can overheat and spark when plugged in, posing a fire hazard.
  35. Dream on Me Recalls 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle Due to Fall and Suffocation Hazards

    The wire supports on the sides of the bassinet can disconnect causing the fabric sides to lower; posing a risk that infants can fall out or become entrapped and suffocate.
  36. Flow Sports Inc. Recalls Snowboard Bindings Due to Fall Hazard

    A pin can disengage and cause the binding to open.
  37. Cosco Recalls Convertible Hand Trucks Due to Injury Hazard

    The wheel hub can separate or break and eject pieces during inflation, posing a risk of injury to the consumer and bystanders.
  38. Kenmore Electric Ranges Recalled by Electrolux Due to Electrical Shock Hazard

    The heating element can fail to properly adhere to the cooktop.
  39. Safe Step Walk-In Tubs Recalled by Oliver Fiberglass Products and NuWhirl Systems Due to Burn Hazard (Recall Alert)

    A towel or other item covering the seat of an empty tub can cause the seat to overheat.
  40. Fanimation Recalls Brewmaster Ceiling Fans Due to Risk of Injury

    The hub holding the Fanimation Brewmaster Ceiling fan blades can separate while operating in reverse. This poses a risk of injury to bystanders.
  41. Pressmaster Recalls Cable Stripping Tool Due to Impact Hazard

    The tools plastic end cap can fly off from the product with force either during use or while in storage, posing an impact hazard.
  42. Tommy Bahama Recalls Hula Girl Cocktail Shaker and Glass Sets Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The glass shaker can break or shatter unexpectedly.
  43. Hayneedle Recalls Fiber Optic Lighted Christmas Trees Made by East-West Basics Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The motor that turns the color disc can overheat, posing the risk of a fire.
  44. SCOTT Recalls Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard

    The bicycle helmet cannot properly protect from falls, posing a head injury. The helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards.
  45. Jackco Transnational Recalls ZETA Battery Pack Due to Fire Hazard

    The battery pack can overheat, split apart and melt the battery pack's enclosure, posing a fire hazard.
  46. SRAM Recalls Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hubs Due to Crash and Injury Hazards

    The hub flange ring on the front hub can fail and cause rider to crash.
  47. KTM North America Recalls KTM Brand and Husqvarna Brand Enduro Motorcycles Due to a Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The front fork pistons can become stuck within the fork leg and cause the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash.
  48. Kidde Recalls Disposable Plastic Fire Extinguishers Due to Failure to Discharge

    The Kidde Zytel disposable fire extinguishers can fail to fully discharge during a fire emergency, posing a risk of injury to the consumer.
  49. System Sensor Recalls Combination Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detectors Due to Carbon Monoxide Hazard

    The System Sensor i4 Series COSMO-2W and COSMO-4 combination smoke/CO alarms can fail to detect carbon monoxide in the home. This poses a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.
  50. Marin Mountain Bikes Recalls Children’s Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard; Handlebars Can Loosen

    The handlebars on the 2014 Marin MBX 50 and Tiny Trails bicycles can loosen and separate while in use. This can cause the rider to lose control.
 
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