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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.

Meijer Recalls French Fry Cutters Due to Laceration Hazard
May 16, 2019 The french fry cutter’s blade can detach, posing a laceration hazard.
Beaba Recalls Baby Food Steam Cooker/Blenders Due to Laceration Hazard
May 15, 2019 The glass bowl can break, posing a laceration hazard.
Hush Recalls Anesthetic Gels, Sprays and Foam Soaps Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Closure Requirement; Risk of Poisoning
May 15, 2019 The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The products contain lidocaine, posing a risk of poisoning to young children if they put the product on their skin or ingest it.
Knape & Vogt Recalls Office Workstations Due to Injury Hazard
May 14, 2019 The workstation can malfunction, causing the gas cylinders to separate and forcefully discharge, posing an injury hazard. 
Havertys Recalls Entertainment Hutches Due to Injury Hazard
May 9, 2019 The top shelf can fall, posing an injury hazard to consumers.
Imagine Nation Books Recalls Wireless Charging Pads Due to Burn Hazard
May 9, 2019 The wireless phone chargers can overheat while in use, posing a burn hazard.
South Shore Furniture Recalls Chest of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; One Fatality Reported
May 9, 2019 The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.
Igloo Recalls Marine Coolers Due to Entrapment and Suffocation Hazards
May 8, 2019 The cooler’s stainless-steel latch can automatically lock when the lid is closed, allowing a person to become locked inside the air tight container, posing entrapment and suffocation hazards.
FIRMAN Power Equipment Recalls Portable Generators Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Costco (Recall Alert)
May 2, 2019 The generator’s carbon canister can leak gas, posing a fire hazard.
BRP Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)
May 2, 2019 The vehicle’s fuel delivery system can leak fuel, posing a fire hazard.
Greenfield World Trade Recalls Food Dehydrators Due to Fire Hazard
May 2, 2019 The food dehydrator can overheat, posing a fire hazard
Starbucks Recalls Bodum Recycled Coffee Presses Due to Laceration Hazard
May 1, 2019 The coffee press’ plunger knob can break and expose the metal rod, posing a laceration hazard.
DAVIDsTEA Recalls Valentine’s Day Stackable Mugs Due to Fire Hazard
May 1, 2019 The mugs were mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the metallic print on the mug can spark, posing a fire hazard.  
Tween Brands Recalls Light Up Bed Canopies Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Justice (Recall Alert)
April 30, 2019 The canopy lights can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.                                                 
Kids II Recalls All Rocking Sleepers Due to Reports of Deaths
April 26, 2019 Infant fatalities have occurred in the Rocking Sleepers, after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach while unrestrained, or under other circumstances.
TriDerma Recalls Pain Relief Cream Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Closure Requirement; Risk of Poisoning (Recall Alert)
April 25, 2019 The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The pain relieving cream contains lidocaine, posing a risk of poisoning to young children if they put it on their skin or ingest it.
Viessmann Recalls Boilers Due to Carbon Monoxide Hazard
April 25, 2019 The boiler heat exchanger back plate can corrode and leak flue gases, allowing the boiler to emit excessive amounts of carbon monoxide, posing a CO poisoning hazard to consumers.
Ruggable Recalls Shag Rugs Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)
April 25, 2019 The rug’s shag cover fails to meet the federal flammability standard for carpets and rugs, posing a fire hazard.
Flying Tiger Copenhagen Recalls Toy Train Carts Due to Choking Hazard
April 23, 2019 The steam dome on the toy train’s engine car can come loose, posing a choking hazard
Bodum Recalls Stove Top Espresso Makers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
April 23, 2019 The espresso maker’s handle can ignite from the flame of a gas stove, posing fire and burn hazards.