WEEK ENDING JANUARY 31
OIL FILLED HEATERS
recalling Holmes oil filled heaters sold nationwide from August 2014 to November
2014. The oil-filled heaters can spray heated oil, posing a scald hazard.
The heaters included in the recall are about 23 inches
tall, 6 inches deep and 12 inches wide and have model number HOH3000 or HOH3000B
printed on a label on the bottom of the product. The “Holmes” logo is near
the power switch and temperature control. Products affected have a code on the
heater plug blade within the following range: G192 through G298.
Consumers should contact Sunbeam at (800) 515-4715 anytime, or online at www.holmesproducts.com for instructions on how to obtain a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Mirka is recalling
Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders sold nationwide and in Canada from March
2014 to November 2014. The sander can short circuit, posing a fire
This recall involves 5-inch and 6-inch Mirka CEROS compact
electric random orbital sanders. A complete description can be found at
Customers should contact Mirka Abrasives at (800) 843-3904 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.mirka-usa.com for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JANUARY 24
Primal Vantage is recalling Ameristep Hyde Cliff Hanger and
Sky Walker Tree Stands sold nationwide from July 2014 to November 2014. The cast
aluminum platform can break, causing the user to fall to the ground and suffer
This recall involves two 2014 models of hang-on tree stands
used by hunters. They include the Ameristep Hyde Cliff Hanger with model number
2RX1H008C and date code JH-2014-3-6 and the Ameristep Hyde Sky Walker with model
number 2RX1H009C and date code JH-2014-3-6.
Consumers should contact Primal Vantage free at (866)
972-6168 between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or at www.primalvantage.com
for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Johnson Health Tech is recalling Matrix Fitness Varsity
series strength training machines sold nationwide from July 2013 to October
2014. The handle attachment on the strength training machines can detach during
use and hit the user with force and/or cause the user to lose balance and fall.
This poses a risk of impact injury, laceration and fall hazards.
This recall involves five models of the Matrix Fitness
series strength training machines. Models include VY-6021 Lat Pulldown,
VY-6042 Bicep/Triceps Press, VY-6046 Lat Pulldown/Low Row, VY-6099 Total Body
Trainer, and the J7021 Special Order Lat Pull. “Matrix” and the model number
are printed on a white sticker at the base of the machines.
CR Brands is recalling Mean Green® Super Strength Cleaner
& Degreaser and Mean Green® Industrial Strength Cleaner & Degreaser
sold nationwide from August 2014 to November 2014. The products are labeled
“Does not contain Ammonia.” The products may contain ammonia. The
mislabeling of the bottles can pose a chemical hazard.
The words “Mean Green Super Strength Cleaner &
Degreaser” or “Mean Green Industrial Strength Cleaner & Degreaser” are
on a label on the front and the UPC number is on the back. The recall involves
products with date codes 4225, 4226, 4227, 4228, 4229 and 4230. A full
description can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers return the item to the retailer for a
Consumers can also contact CR Brands at (866) 447-3369 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Mondays through Fridays or online at www.crbrandsinc.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JANUARY 17
NPD Furniture is
recalling Abby Dining Chairs sold nationwide from July 2014 to November
2014. Chair legs can break unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard.
The Abby Dining Chair has dark brown wooden legs with seat
and back upholstery in either gray or green fabric with black or white edge
piping. The SKU number 428136-CS-C or 428136-GS-C is printed on the product
Consumers should contact NPD Furniture at (800) 976-8188 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. PST Monday through Friday or online at www.newpacificdirect.com for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
IKEA is recalling VYSSA crib mattresses sold exclusively at IKEA stores nationwide from August 2010 to May 2014. The crib mattresses could create a gap between the mattress and crib ends larger than allowed by federal regulations, posing an entrapment hazard.
This recall involves IKEA VYSSA style crib mattresses with
the following five model names: VACKERT, VINKA, SPELEVINK, SLÖA and SLUMMER.
The involved mattresses were manufactured on May 4, 2014 or earlier. An
identification label attached to the mattress cover has the date of manufacture
in Month-DD-YYYY format and the VYSSA model name.
Consumers should return the mattress to any IKEA store for
an exchange or a full refund.
Consumers can also contact IKEA at (888) 966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JANUARY 10
Fitness Gear Inversion Table
Sporting Goods has recalled the Fitness Gear Inversion Table.
who purchased the table (Style STE00059FG or Style STE00118FG) anytime between
November 2011 and September 2014 from DICK'S stores in the United States or
online at DICKS.com are encouraged to return the unit to a local store to
receive a full refund in the form of a DICK'S Sporting Goods gift card.
the Fitness Gear Inversion Table product manual clearly stresses the importance
of ensuring the ankle locking systems are engaged, some customers have fallen
and sustained injuries.
For any concerns or questions, please contact the DICK'S Customer Service team at 1-866-677-4771, Monday through Friday, 8 AM - 6PM EST.
Pro Performance is recalling SKLZ Recoil 360™
All-Position Resistance Trainers sold nationwide from January 2013 to December
2014. A weld on a ring on the resistance trainer’s belt can break during use
and cause the resistance trainer’s flexible cord to quickly and unexpectedly
retract and hit an exercise partner who is holding the other end.
This recall involves the SKLZ Recoil 360™ All-Position
Resistance Trainers, which is a leash-type device that provides resistance
during exercise. “SKLZ” followed by an arrow is printed on the belt. Users
wear the belt, which is connected to the flexible cord.
Consumers should contact Pro Performance at (877) 225-7275
from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.sklz.com
to return them for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
Star Ride Kids is recalling Children’s Pajama Sets sold
nationwide from August 2013 to November 2013. The pajamas fail to meet federal
flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn
This recall involves Star Ride Kids girl's pajama sets.
Style reference number 5217 or 5250 is on a label in the side seam of each
shirt. A complete description can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should return the pajams to the place of purchase
for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Star
Ride Kids at (866) 349-7094 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or
online at www.starride.com. More info at
CoScentrix is recalling DD brand candles sold nationwide at
Hobby Lobby stores from June 2014 to October 2014. The candle's high flame can
ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves four types of DD branded single-wick
candles: Mason jars in 5- and 12- ounce sizes, decorative jars in 10- and
20-ounce sizes, 13-ounce coffee tins and 13-ounce jars with a holiday theme. The
candles were sold in a variety of fragrances and colors. A complete list
can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should return the candles to the nearest Hobby
Consumers can also contact CoScentrix at (888) 298-2722 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.coscentrix.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING DECEMBER 20
KEURIG BREWING SYSTEMS
Keurig is recalling MINI Plus Brewing Systems sold
nationwide and in Canada from December 2009 to December 2014. Water can overheat
during brewing, spray out and burn consumers.
This recall involves Keurig® MINI Plus Brewing System with model number K10 (previously identified as model number B31). A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Keurig at (844) 255-7886 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET on Saturday or Sunday or online at www.keurig.com for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
BEAN BAG CHAIRS
Comfort Research is recalling Vinyl Bean Bag Chairs sold
nationwide from January 2010 to October 2013. The zippers on the bean bag chairs
can be opened by children who can then crawl inside, become entrapped, suffocate
or choke on the bean bag chair’s foam beads.
This recall involves vinyl polystyrene-filled bean bag
chairs with a single zipper on the exterior cover. A tag sewn into bean bag
chair’s cover seam reads “Made By Comfort Research” and “100%
Consumers should contact Comfort Research at (844) 578-8933
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.comfortresearch.com
for instructions to permanently disable the zipper. More info at
BRP is recalling Ski-Doo and Can-Am Kids’ Hoodies sold
nationwide and in Canada from April 2007 to December 2014. The hoodies have a
drawstring around the neck area which poses a strangulation hazard.
This recall involves 14 styles of Ski-Doo or Can-Am kids’
hooded sweatshirts for boys and girls. “Ski Doo” or “Can-Am” is printed
on the front. Recalled style numbers include: 286485, 453215, 453265, 453320,
453321, 453375, 453376, 453464, 453618, 453658, 453660, 453661, 453707 and
should remove the drawstring from the sweatshirt to eliminate the hazard or
return it to an authorized BRP dealer for a full refund.
Kiddie Korral is
recalling Pink Pony Hoodies sold nationwide from December 2012 to
November 2014. A drawstring through the hood of the hoodies can pose a
This recall involves Kiddie Korral girl’s pink hooded
sweatshirts with red ponies and a drawstring through the hood.
A label sewn into the garment’s neck seam reads “Kiddie Korral” and
a label sewn into the side seam has RN#117026 and style number 327.
Consumers should remove the drawstring to eliminate the
hazard. Consumers can return the hoodies to the place of purchase for a full
Consumers can also contact Kiddie
Korral at (800) 445-7195 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or
online at www.kiddiekorral.com. More
info at www.recalls.org.
Giggles International is recalling Animated Monkey Toy sold
exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores nationwide from September 2014
to October 2014. The battery compartment can reach temperatures up to 230
degrees Fahrenheit, posing a burn hazard.
This recall involves Giggles International Animated
Sing-Along Monkey toys. Recalled sing-along monkeys were manufactured between
6/7/2014 and 7/5/2014 and have batch code GP1410028.
Consumers should return the toy to any Cracker Barrel Old
Country Store or contact Giggles International at (800) 738-6018 from 9 a.m. to
6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.LoveMyGiggles.com
for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Schneider Electric is recalling PowerPact J-Frame Circuit
Breakers sold nationwide from March 2014 to September 2014. The circuit breaker
will not trip during an overload condition, posing a risk of fire, burns and
The recall involves PowerPact J-frame molded case circuit
breakers with thermal-magnetic trip units. A complete list can be found at
Wegmans Food Markets is recalling Gift Gallery Moody Face
Stress Balls sold at Wegmans in Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York,
Pennsylvania and Virginia during September 2014. These rubber stress balls can
break into pieces when squeezed, posing a choking hazard.
The Gift Gallery Moody Face Stress Balls are solid rubber
balls that you can squeeze in your hand. The stress balls were packaged in a
clear bag with a white square label that has the “Gift Gallery” logo, model
number 205617 and UPC code 0-67103-30053-6.
Consumers should return the balls to any Wegmans service
desk for a full refund.
WindowTex is recalling Roller Window Shades sold nationwide
from April 2014 to June 2014. A steel pin inserted into the idler on the shades
can become dislodged and cause the shade to fall from the mounting bracket,
posing a risk of injury from impact.
This recall involves WindowTex custom-made fabric roller
window shades that are raised and lowered by a side-mounted chain. Roller shades
included in this recall have idlers with model number D15T, used with a 1½ inch
roller tube, and model number D20T, used with a 2 inch roller tube.
Consumers should contact the place of purchase for
instructions on how to schedule a service call for free replacement idlers.
Consumers can also contact WindowTex at (877) 294-3580 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.windowtex.com
for help identifying their authorized dealer. More info at www.recalls.org.
UVEX Sports is recalling UVEX Bicycle Helmets sold
nationwide from September 2009 to June 2014. The anchor for the helmet’s
chinstrap can fail, causing the helmets to slide off the head, posing a head
This recall involves seven models of UVEX helmets. The
affected helmet model numbers are XB017, XB022, XB025, XB027, XB032, XB036 and