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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.

Dynacraft Recalls Avigo Youth Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Toys “R” Us
July 31, 2014 The front wheel on the 20-inch Avigo youth bicycle can detach, posing a fall hazard.
Harris Products Group Recalls Welding Torch Handles Due to Fire Hazard
July 31, 2014 The torch handles can leak oxygen or fuel.
Kawasaki Recalls Teryx4 Recreational Off-highway Vehicles Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)
July 30, 2014 Sticks and other debris can break through the floor boards and into the foot rest area.
Philips Lighting Recalls Lightolier Glass Lenses Due to Laceration Hazard
July 29, 2014 The “Lightolier” brand decorative glass lens can shatter and result in falling pieces of glass. This poses a risk of laceration.
Metabo Recalls Electric Angle Grinders Due to Laceration Hazard
July 24, 2014 The grinder’s on/off switch can stick in the “On” position, posing a laceration hazard.
Mayborn USA Recalls to Repair Baby Monitors Due to Strangulation Hazard
July 24, 2014 Child can pull cord into crib and wrap around the neck, posing a strangulation hazard.
Recalled Products Sold by Best Buy and Liquidators After Recall Date
July 24, 2014 Hazards can include fire, burn, shock, expelled parts, falls and skin irritation depending on the product.
Far East Brokers Recall Glass Beverage Dispenser Set Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Publix
July 23, 2014 The metal stand supporting the dispenser can break.
Pottery Barn Recalls Bar Stools Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)
July 23, 2014 The footrest on the Pottery Barn “Donovan” style bar stool can break. This poses a fall hazard to the user.
East Coast Cycle Supply Recalls Trayl TRN Mountain Bikes Due to Crash Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Sports Authority (Recall Alert)
July 23, 2014 The brakes on the bikes can fail to stop riders within the distances required by federal regulation.
Dream On Me Recalls High Chairs Due to Strangulation and Fall Hazards
July 23, 2014 The leg or side opening of the chair can allow a child’s body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck or fall from the chair.
Oeuf Recalls to Repair Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard
July 22, 2014 The slats/spindles and top rail on four models of Sparrow cribs can detach from the cribs and pose an entrapment hazard to a child.
Cycling Sports Group Recalls GT Brand Mountain Bicycles Due to Crash, Injury Hazards
July 17, 2014 The brake system on 2014 Fury Expert and Fury Team downhill mountain bicycles can fail.
Popkiller Recalls USB Chargers, Adapters and Cables Due to Fire and Electric Shock Hazards
July 17, 2014 Mounted plug blades, and inadequate electronic circuitry create a fire and electrical shock hazard to consumers.
Nantucket Distributing Recalls Outdoor Patio Set Chairs Due to Fall Hazard
July 16, 2014 The rear legs of the chair can break, posing a fall hazard.
Halco Recalls LED Bulbs Due to Risk of Injury and Burn Hazards
July 15, 2014 The LED bulbs can overheat and fall onto consumers below.
Bollinger Fitness Recalls Resistance Bands Due to Injury Hazard
July 15, 2014 The black plastic ball attached to the resistance band’s door anchor can unexpectedly release and strike the user.
GSK Recalls Panadol Advance Bottles Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement; Sold Exclusively in Puerto Rico
July 14, 2014 The 100 caplet container is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. These products contain acetaminophen which is required to be sealed with child-resistant packaging.
Gemini Recalls Power Adaptor/Chargers Due to Burn Hazard
July 10, 2014 The power adaptors/chargers can overheat and pose a burn risk to consumers.
Master Cutlery Recalls Neck Knives Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sports
July 10, 2014 The sheath on the Master Cutlery MTech USA Karambit neck knife can fail to hold the knife securely. This can allow the knife to fall out of the sheath, posing a laceration hazard to the consumer.