Recalls and product safety news from CPSC

  1. Infant Carriers Recalled Due to Fall Hazard; Manufactured By Lenny Lamb

    The internal stitching on the infant carrier is missing.
  2. Denon Recalls Rechargeable Battery Packs Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

    The lithium-ion battery packs can overheat.
  3. Samsung Recalls Galaxy Note7 Smartphones Due to Serious Fire and Burn Hazards

    The lithium-ion battery in the Galaxy Note7 smartphones can overheat and catch fire, posing a serious burn hazard to consumers.
  4. Bungee Chairs Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods Stores Recalled Due to Fall Hazard; Made by Nanjing Kekang Outdoor Products

    The chair rivets can break while in use, posing a fall hazard to the consumer.
  5. GE Appliances Recalls Top-Loading Clothes Washers Due to Fire Hazard

    An electrical component in the washers can overheat.
  6. Polaris Recalls Ranger Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

    The heat shield can fall off the vehicle.
  7. Huish Outdoors Recalls Buoyancy Control Devices (BCDs) Due to Drowning Hazard

    The buoyancy control devices can suddenly leak air causing a loss of flotation.
  8. BLACK+DECKER™ Recalls Electric Blower/Vacuum/Mulchers Due to Laceration Hazard

    The fan cover can unlatch unexpectedly.
  9. Toys ‘R’ Us Recalls Pacifier Clips Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Babies ‘R’ Us and Toys ‘R’ Us

    The pacifier clip’s spring mechanism can break and release small parts.
  10. HAUS Mosquito Zapper LED Light Bulbs Recalled by Creative Sourcing Due to Shock Hazard

    The light bulb’s base can separate from the connector.
  11. John Deere Recalls Tractor Backhoe Attachments Due to Crushing Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The mounting hardware could loosen and cause the backhoe frame to rotate toward the operator.
  12. Polaris Recalls RZR XP Turbo Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard; Severe Burn Injuries; Includes Previously Recalled RZR Turbo ROVs

    The vehicles' engine can overheat and turbo system’s drain tube can loosen.
  13. KTM North America Recalls Motocross Competition Off-Road Motorcycles Due to Crash Hazard

    The connecting rod in the crankshaft assembly can fracture, causing the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash.
  14. SAHN Designs Recalls Bicycle Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury

    The helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the federal safety standard for bicycle helmets.
  15. Swarovski Recalls Pendant Light Fixtures Due to Impact Hazard

    The crystal light fixture can detach and fall if damaged during shipment, posing an impact hazard.
  16. Salewa North America Recalls Wild Country Climbing Harnesses Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

    Excess materials on the left waist belt tab can cause the harness to loosen, posing a fall hazard to the user.
  17. Dazzling Toys Recalls Chicken Toys Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The toys contain small eggs and the chicken can break into small plastic pieces, both posing a choking hazard to children.
  18. United Copper Recalls Metal Clad Cables Due to Fire and Shock Hazards (Recall Alert)

    A damaged conductor coating can cause the cable to short circuit, posing fire and shock hazards.
  19. Cree Recalls LED T8 Lamps Due to Burn Hazard; Includes T8 Lamps Provided as Replacements in Previous Recall

    The lamps can overheat and melt.
  20. Mars Retail Group Recalls M&M’S-Branded Jewelry Due to Violation of Lead Standard

    The jewelry can contain high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.
  21. Whirlpool Recalls Microwaves Due to Fire Hazard

    Internal arcing during use can ignite an internal plastic component, posing a fire hazard.
  22. All Power Portable Generators Recalled by J.D. North America Due to Explosion, Fire and Burn Hazards

    The fuel tank can leak.
  23. Dorel Juvenile Recalls Safety 1st Strollers Due to Fall Hazard

    The stroller tray folding mechanism can partially disengage when used with an infant car seat attached to the stroller.
  24. Arctic Cat Recalls Side-by-Side Utility Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The throttle cable can stick and prevent the throttle mechanism from returning to an idle position upon release of the throttle and cause the rider to lose control, posing a crash hazard and risk of injury.
  25. Alex Toys Recalls Infant Building Play Sets Due to Choking Hazard

    Small parts from Alex building play sets can detach and cause a choking hazard to children.
  26. Crownplace Brands Recalls Kerosene Lamp Burners Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

    The burner’s threads can disengage, allowing the burner to disconnect from the base.
  27. McDonald’s Recalls “Step-iT” Activity Wristbands Due to Risk of Skin Irritation or Burns

    The recalled wristbands can cause skin irritation or burns to children.
  28. Xenith Recalls Football Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard

    The shells of the football helmets can crack.
  29. Sauder Woodworking Recalls Chest of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart.com (Recall Alert)

    The recalled chests are unstable unless they are properly anchored to the wall.
  30. SpeeCo Recalls Fence Wire Stretchers Due to Laceration Hazard

    A recoiling wire can be released from the stretcher unexpectedly and strike bystanders.
  31. Dennis East International Recalls Whiskey Glass and Stone Sets Due to Laceration Hazard

    The whiskey glass can spontaneously break during use.
  32. Shocker Paintball Recalls Paintball Markers Due to Risk of Injury

    The chamber part assembly can unexpectedly eject from the rear of the marker.
  33. Kohler Power Systems Recalls Portable Generators Due to Shock Hazard

    The generators have a wiring error, which can result in an electrical shock risk if an electrical device is plugged into the generator.
  34. Flos Recalls Pendant Light Fixtures Due to Risk of Injury

    The dome on the light fixture can detach and fall unexpectedly.
  35. Brown Jordan Services Recalls Swivel Patio Chairs Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

    The base of the chair can break during normal use, posing a fall hazard.
  36. John Deere Recalls Lawn and Garden Tractors Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The reverse implement option (RIO) system can fail, posing a laceration hazard to bystanders. RIO is a safety system that shuts off power to the mower blades when the machine is placed into reverse.
  37. Cinmar Recalls World Magnetic Travel Maps Due To Risk of Magnet Ingestion by Children; Sold Exclusively at Frontgate (Recall Alert)

    When two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside the intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.
  38. National Time Fire Alarm Pull Stations Recalled by Signal Communications Due to Failure to Alert Consumers; Sold Exclusively by National Time & Signal (Recall Alert)

    The pull handle on the fire alarm pull station can break when manually pulled and fail to activate the alarm system.
  39. Porta Recalls Residential Elevators Due to Serious Fall Hazard

    The plastic locks can allow the landing door to open before the elevator car arrives.
  40. Laceration Injuries to Children Prompt Starbucks to Recall Stainless Steel Beverage Straws to Provide New Warnings

    The stainless steel straws are rigid and can poke children in the mouth.
  41. BYA Sports Recalls Hammocks Due to Fall Hazard

    A weld on the ring of the hammocks can fail, allowing the hammock to pull free and fall while in use.
  42. John Deere Recalls High-Performance Gator Utility Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The fuel hose could leak or separate when the fuel system is pressurized, posing a fire hazard.
  43. Oven Mitts Recalled by Loot Crate Due to Burn Hazard

    The Marvel Thanos Infinity Gauntlet oven mitts lack thermal protection.
  44. STUBAI Recalls Ice Axes Due to Laceration and Impact Hazards

    The knife in the axe handle can detach, posing a laceration or impact hazard to the user or bystanders.
  45. Lekker Recalls Patriot Power Generators Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively Online at 4Patriots.com

    The battery sold with the generator can catch fire.
  46. Novel Laboratories Recalls Zolpidem Tartrate Blister Packs Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement; Risk of Poisoning

    The packaging for the prescription drug is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.
  47. Emson Recalls UComfy Heat Wraps Due to Burn Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The heat wrap can overheat, posing a burn hazard.
  48. Inovonics Recalls Pendants, Universal Transmitters and Receivers Due to Alarm Failure (Recall Alert)

    The transmitters and receivers can fail to send or receive a signal for help in an emergency.
  49. Smocked Threads by Cecil & Lou Recalls Children’s Nightgowns Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

    The nightgowns fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
  50. Frigidaire and Kenmore Wall Ovens Recalled by Electrolux Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

    The thermal switch on the ovens can malfunction due to improper manufacturing, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
 
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