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Product Safety

This page displays the latest recalls and product safety news items from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Clicking on a headline will take you to the full article at the CPSC’s website.

Pier 1 Imports Recalls Temani Wicker Furniture Due to Violation of Federal Lead Paint Standard
May 23, 2017 The paint used on the wicker furniture can contain excessive levels of lead, which is a violation of the federal lead paint standard.
Hobby Lobby Recalls Easter and July 4th Light-Up Spinner Toys Due to Choking and Ingestion Hazards
May 23, 2017 The battery cover can detach and expose the small coin cell batteries, posing choking and ingestion hazards to young children.
Sportex Recalls Salt Rock Lamps Due to Shock and Fire Hazards
May 23, 2017 The dimmer switch and/or outlet plug can overheat and ignite, posing shock and fire hazards.
Dynacraft Recalls Ride-On Toys Due to Fall and Crash Hazards
May 23, 2017 The acceleration pedal on the ride-on toys can stick, posing fall and crash hazards.
Pulse Performance Products Recalls Krusher Scooters Due to Fall Hazard
May 19, 2017 The down tube can break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.
Following Plumber’s Death, Electric Ranges Recalled by Arçelik A.S. Due to Shock and Electrocution Hazards
May 19, 2017 The electric ranges can become energized, posing electric shock and electrocution hazards to a consumer who touches the range
Michaels Recalls Ceramic Travel Mugs Due to Burn Hazard
May 18, 2017 The mug’s lid does not fit securely and can cause liquids to leak from the bottom of the lid when tilted, posing a burn hazard. Also, the mug does not have a silicone hand wrap so the consumer could burn their hand on the side walls of the mug.
Pier 1 Imports Recalls Chalk Note Mugs Due to Burn Hazard
May 18, 2017 The mugs can crack when filled with hot liquid, posing a burn hazard to users.
Douglas Recalls Plush Toys Due to Choking Hazard
May 17, 2017 The plastic eyes on the plush toys can detach, posing a choking hazard.
Cabrinha Recalls Kiteboard Control Systems Due to Injury and Fall Hazards
May 17, 2017 The point of connection between the lower front line with the landing line can break, causing a loss of kite control, posing injury and fall hazards.
Bradshaw International Recalls Coffee Presses Due to Laceration Hazard
May 16, 2017 The glass beakers can break during normal use, posing a laceration hazard to users.
VanMoof Recalls Bicycles Due to Fall and Impact Hazards
May 15, 2017 The front fender bolts do not break when an object gets stuck between the front tire and the front fender/mud guard, posing fall and impact hazards.
Honeywell International Recalls SWIFT® Wireless Gateway Sold with Fire Alarm Systems Due To Failure to Communicate in Fire
May 12, 2017 The smoke detectors connected to the gateway can fail to activate properly when significant environmental contaminants are present, posing a risk that consumers will not be alerted to a fire.
Little Passports Recalls Science Kits Due to Burn Hazard (Recall Alert)
May 12, 2017 The battery packs included in the science kits can overheat, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
Nature’s Truth Recalls Iron Supplement Bottles Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement
May 11, 2017 The packaging is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The tablets inside the bottle contain iron, which can cause serious injury or death to young children if multiple tablets are ingested at once.
Carrier and Bryant Recall Heat Pumps Due to Fire Hazard
May 11, 2017 The capacitors in the fuse boards in the heat pumps can stop working causing the unit to overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Night Lights Recalled by AM Conservation Group Due to Fire Hazard
May 10, 2017 The night lights can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Profile Design Recalls Bicycle Handlebar Stems Due to Loss of Control and Crash Hazard
May 9, 2017 The bicycle handlebar stems can corrode and break, causing the rider to lose control and crash.
Snowmobiles Recalled by Polaris Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
May 9, 2017 A weld on the steering post can separate, resulting in loss of steering control, posing a crash hazard.
Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Recalled by American Honda Due to Risk of Injury (Recall Alert) 
May 9, 2017 The front passenger seat belt buckle can fail due to a manufacturing defect, posing a risk of injury.