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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.

James Trading Group Recalls Croker Kids Fleece Panel Hoodie Due to Strangulation Hazard (Recall Alert)
December 22, 2014 Hoddies have a drawstring around the neck area which poses a strangulation hazard to children.
Comfort Research Recalls Vinyl Bean Bag Chairs Due to Risk of Entrapment, Suffocation
December 19, 2014 The zipper on the vinyl bean bag chairs can be opened by children. A child who crawls inside the opened chair can become entrapped, suffocate or choke on the foam beads.
BRP Recalls Ski-Doo and Can-Am Kids’ Hoodies Due to Strangulation Hazard
December 19, 2014 The hoodies have a drawstring around the neck area which is a strangulation hazard for children.
Kiddie Korral Recalls Girls Hoodies with Ponies Due to Strangulation Hazard
December 18, 2014 A drawstring through the hood of the hoodies can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Yamaha Recalls YZ250 Competition Off-Road Motorcycles Due to Risk of Injury, Death (Recall Alert) 
December 18, 2014 The engine of 2015 model numbers YZ250FFL and YZ250FFW competition off-road motorcyles can lock up during operation, causing a rider to lose control and crash.
Giggles International Recalls Animated Monkey Toy Due to Burn Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores
December 18, 2014 The toy’s battery compartment can reach temperatures up to 230 degrees Fahrenheit.
Schneider Electric Recalls PowerPact J-Frame Circuit Breakers Due to Fire, Burn, Electrical Shock Hazards
December 18, 2014 The circuit breakers will not trip during an overload condition.
Wegmans Food Markets Recalls Moody Face Stress Balls Due to Choking Hazard
December 17, 2014 The rubber stress balls can break into pieces when squeezed.
WindowTex Recalls Custom Roller Shades Due to Risk of Injury
December 16, 2014 A steel pin in the shade’s idler can become dislodged and cause the shade to fall, posing a risk of injury from impact.
Bicycle Helmets Recalled by UVEX Sports Due to Risk of Head Injury
December 12, 2014 Helmet’s chinstrap can fail, causing the helmets to slide off the head, posing a head injury hazard.
GCI Outdoor Recalls to Repair Stadium Seats Due to Risk of Injury
December 10, 2014 The backrest on BleacherBack stadium seats can fail.
Ethan Allen Recalls Floor Lamps Due to Electrical Shock
December 10, 2014 A defect in the line cord insulation can cause an electrical shock.
Lenovo Recalls Computer Power Cords Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
December 9, 2014 The AC power cord sold with IdeaPad and Lenovo brand can overheat.
Nordstrom Recalls Open Vest Sweaters Due to Burn Hazard; Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)
December 9, 2014 The Leith brand sweater vests fail to meet federal flammability requirements. This poses a burn hazard to consumers.
Dream On Me Recalls Incredible Play Yards Due to Strangulation Hazard
December 9, 2014 The play yard’s rails can collapse presenting a strangulation hazard to young children.
Horizon Hobby Recalls HobbyZone Super Cub S Radio-Controlled Aircraft Due to Fire Hazard
December 4, 2014 Power supply units and chargers for the HobbyZone Super Cub S radio-controlled aircraft can overcharge the battery, posing a risk of fire and property damage.
Salsa Cycles Recalls Bicycle Forks Due to Risk of Fall Hazard
December 4, 2014 Power supply units and chargers for the HobbyZone Super Cub S radio-controlled aircraft can overcharge the battery, posing a risk of fire and property damage.
Eaton Recalls Electrical Meter Breakers Due to Shock Hazard (Recall Alert)
December 2, 2014 The MBED 3042 series residential meter breaker’s electrical components can be easily accessed, posing a shock hazard.
Felt Bicycles Recalls Cyclocross Bicycles Due to Risk of Injury
December 2, 2014 The frame of the bicycle could break, causing the rider to lose control, fall and suffer injuries.
Daikin Recalls Air Purifiers Due to Fire Hazard
December 2, 2014 The air purifier’s circuit board can overheat and cause the air purifier to catch on fire.