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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.

Jakks Pacific Recalls to Repair Morfboard® Skate & Scoot Scooters Due to Fall Hazard
October 21, 2020 The “Y” handlebar joint on the scooter can break, posing a fall hazard.
CB2 Recalls Trace Bookcases Due to Risk of Collapse; Injury Hazard to Consumers
October 21, 2020 The bookcase frame can collapse when fully loaded, posing an injury hazard.
Bed Bath & Beyond Recalls SALT Lounge Chairs Due to Fall Hazard
October 21, 2020 The locking mechanism on the chair frame can disengage, posing a fall hazard. 
Crate and Barrel Recalls Danish Tall Bookcases Due to Risk of Collapse; Injury Hazard to Consumers
October 21, 2020 The bookcase can collapse when fully loaded, posing an injury hazard.
Sales BSD Recalls Homerygardens Extension Cord Splitters Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)
October 15, 2020 The wire size of the recalled extension cords cannot handle the appropriate amp load and lacks protective features, posing a fire hazard.  
Peloton Recalls PR70P Bike Pedals Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)
October 15, 2020 PR70P Clip-In Pedals can break unexpectedly during use, causing laceration injuries.  
Westinghouse Lighting Recalls Outdoor Ceiling Fans Due to Impact Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)
October 9, 2020 The fan blades can crack and break, posing an impact injury hazard.
Prestone Products Recalls Antifreeze Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirements; Risk of Poisoning
October 7, 2020 The antifreeze products contain the substance ethylene glycol which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.  The products’ caps were not rotated enough during manufacturing to engage the child resistant mechanism, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
Endliss Technology Recalls Trianium Battery Phone Cases Due to Burn Hazard; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com
October 7, 2020 The lithium-ion battery in the cases can overheat resulting in thermal runaway, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
CB2 Recalls Bordo Dining Tables Due to Injury Hazard
October 7, 2020 The table legs can become unsteady when moved, causing the table to collapse, posing an injury hazard.
Harbor Breeze Kingsbury Ceiling Fans Recalled by HKC-US Due to Impact and Laceration Injury Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Lowe’s Stores
October 7, 2020 The light globe can fall from its housing, posing an impact and laceration injury hazards.
STIHL Recalls to Repair Mini-Cultivator Attachments Due to Laceration Hazard
September 30, 2020 The gearbox could have mistakenly been installed upside down by the STIHL dealer causing the tines to rotate backwards toward the operator, posing a laceration hazard to the user. 
Petzl Recalls Safety Ropes Due to Fall and Injury Hazard
September 30, 2020 The rope can have a deep cut or tape securing two ends of rope together, which can cause the rope to fail, posing fall and injury hazards to the user.
The Vitamin Shoppe Recalls Vthrive Bioactive Multivitamins Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning (Recall Alert)
September 24, 2020 The multivitamins’ packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.  The capsules inside the bottle contain iron, which can cause serious injury or death to young children if multiple tablets are ingested at once.
CFMOTO Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
September 24, 2020 The throttle gas pedal can fail to return quickly to the idle position which can create a crash hazard if the vehicle does not slow down as quickly as expected by the driver when the gas pedal is released. The throttle gas pedal can fail to return quickly to the idle position which can create a crash hazard if the vehicle does not slow down as quickly as expected by the driver when the gas pedal is released.
Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Sirrus Bicycles with Alloy Cranks Due to Fall and Injury Hazards
September 23, 2020 The crank arm can disengage and cause the bicycle’s rider to lose control, posing fall and injury hazards.
Kobalt Cordless Electric Chainsaws Sold Exclusively at Lowe’s Stores Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard; Distributed by Hongkong Sun Rise Trading
September 23, 2020 The chainsaw can remain in the “on” position, posing a laceration hazard to consumers. 
Kobalt Cordless Electric Pole Saws Sold Exclusively at Lowe’s Stores Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard; Distributed by Hongkong Sun Rise Trading
September 23, 2020 The switch on the recalled pole saws can fail while under a heavy load, and cause the unit to continue running after the user releases the trigger, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.
Pedego Recalls Electric Bikes Due to Fall Hazard
September 23, 2020 An improperly manufactured electrical cable can cause the bicycle to accelerate unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to the user.
Caravan Global Recalls Chairs Due to Fall and Injury Hazards; Sold Exclusively at H-E-B Stores
September 23, 2020 The chair’s plastic bracket can bend or fail, and cause the fabric seat to rip apart from the frame, posing fall and injury hazards to the user.