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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.

Bauer Hockey Recalls Hockey Goalie Masks and Replacement Wires Due to Facial Impact or Laceration Hazard
March 31, 2015 The metal wires on the cages can break, posing a facial impact or laceration hazard.
Giant Factories Recalls Water Heaters Due to Risk of Fire, Explosion
March 31, 2015 On some 30-, 40-, 50- and 60-gallon gas water heaters, the flame arrestor or flame arrestor plate can fail.
Blinds To Go Recalls Window Shades Due to Strangulation Hazard
March 31, 2015 The shade’s chain or cord loop can slip out of the hold-down device, posing a strangulation hazard for small children.
Lands’ End Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)
March 27, 2015 The children’s pajamas and robes fail to meet federal flammability standards, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars Due to Fall Hazard
March 26, 2015 The bolt used to affix the aerobars to the bicycle can loosen, posing a fall hazard to the rider.
Linon Home Décor Products Recalls Foldable Wood Patio Chairs Due to Fall Hazard
March 25, 2015 The wood chairs, also sold as bistro sets, can unexpectedly tip over when a consumer sits on the edge of the seat, posing a fall hazard.
Child’s Catastrophic Brain Injury Prompts Recall of Residential Elevators Sold Exclusively by Coastal Carolina Elevators Due to Crushing Hazard
March 19, 2015 The elevator can operate while the gate door is open and can result in serious injury.
Spinrite Recalls Bernat Tizzy Yarn Due to Entanglement Hazard
March 19, 2015 In finished knit or crochet items, the yarn can unravel or snag and form a loop, posing an entanglement hazard to young children.
CreaMiser Refrigerated Creamer Dispensers Recalled by WhiteWave Due to Fire Hazard
March 17, 2015 A relay inside the creamer dispensers can overheat.
Westinghouse Lighting Recalls Glass Shade Holders Due to Risk of Electrical Shock; Sold at Home Depot Stores
March 12, 2015 The pull chain on the model 70242 glass shade holder is incorrectly wired, posing a shock hazard to the consumer.
Levels of Discovery Recalls Airplane Rocker Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)
March 12, 2015 The red wooden knobs on the rocker’s steering panel console can detach.
Youth Loungewear Pants Recalled by M&M’S World Store Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard
March 12, 2015 The youth lougewear pants fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.
Kid’s Korner Children’s Zipper Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Kroger Due to Choking Hazard
March 11, 2015 The Kids Korner fleece hooded sweatshirt zipper pull can detach.
Urban Outfitters Recalls Teacups Due to Fire Hazard
March 11, 2015 The four styles of “cheeky” phrase teacups are mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the gold paint accents can spark, posing a fire hazard.
SCARPA North America Recalls Ski Boots with Tronic System Due to Fall Hazard
March 11, 2015 The Tronic system, can unexpectedly switch from ski mode to walk mode, not allowing the boot to release from the binding, posing a fall or injury hazard.
Children’s Pajamas Recalled by K.J. Sportswear California Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard
March 10, 2015 The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.
efco Expands Recall of Gas Trimmers Due to Fire Hazard
March 10, 2015 The muffler on the engine can break during use and pose a fire hazard.
Rapala Recalls StrikeMaster Ice Augers Due To Injury Hazard
March 6, 2015 The trigger switch could fail and the unit not turn off, posing an injury hazard.
Dirt Devil Recalls Hand Vac Turbo Tool Accessory Due to Laceration Hazard
March 4, 2015 The interior fan of the Turbo Tool accessory can break and eject from the housing.
Children’s Pajamas Recalled by KTM North America for Violation of Federal Flammability Standard
March 4, 2015 The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.