WEEK ENDING AUGUST 30
NRS is recalling NRS water sports helmets sold nationwide
from April 2014 to July 2014. The rivets holding the chin strap to the helmet
can fail and cause the helmet to fall off .
This recall involves NRS “Chaos Side Cut” helmets used
for water sports, including rafting, kayaking, stand-up paddling and canoeing.
“NRS” is printed on the front and back of the helmet. The recalled
helmets have a black “Boa” dial-fit retention harness inside at the back of
the helmet. “Boa” is printed on the dial. “Chaos” and PO#39225 are
printed on a white sticker inside of the helmet.
Consumers should return the helmets m to the place where purchased.
Consumers can also contact NRS at
(800) 635-5202 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, Saturdays from 7
a.m. to 3 p.m. PT and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. PT or online at www.nrs.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
A/C AND HEATING UNITS
Goodman Company is recalling Amana, Century, Comfort-Aire,
Goodman and York International Packaged Terminal Air Conditioner/Heat Pump (“PTAC”)
units sold nationwide from January 2007 to June 2008. The power cords on the air
conditioning and heating units can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards.
The recall involves Amana, Century, Comfort-Aire, Goodman
and York International-branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat
Pumps. The units are most often installed in walls of hotels, motels, apartment
buildings and commercial spaces to provide room climate control. The recalled
units are beige with serial numbers ranging from 0701009633 through 0804272329.
The brand name is located on the unit’s front cover.
Consumers should contact: For Amana, Goodman and York
International-branded units call (800) 366-0339 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday
through Friday. For Comfort-Aire and Century-branded units call at (877)
442-4482 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. For all products, go to
www.amana-ptac.com to request a
free replacement power cord. More info at www.recalls.org.
COMPUTER POWER CORDS
Hewlett-Packard is recalling Hewlett-Packard and Compaq notebook computer AC power cords sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2010 to June 2012. The AC power cord can overheat, posing a potential fire and burn hazard.
This recall involves Hewlett-Packard’s LS-15 AC power
cord. The power cords are black in color and have an “LS-15” molded mark on
the AC adapter end of the power cord.
Customers should contact Hewlett-Packard at (877) 219-6676 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.hp.com to order a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING AUGUST 23
Ace Bayou is
recalling bean bag chairs sold nationwide before July 2013. The zippers
on the bean bag chairs can be opened by children who can then crawl inside, get
trapped and suffocate or choke on the bean bag chair’s foam beads.
The recalled bean bag were sold in a variety of colors,
including purple, violet, blue, red, pink, yellow, Kelly green, black, port,
navy, lime, royal blue, turquoise, tangerine and multi-color. “ACE
BAYOU CORP” is printed on a tag sewn into the bean bag chair’s cover seam.
SolarWorld is recalling Solar Systems with Copper Grounding Lugs sold nationwide and in Canada from June 2011 to June 2014. SolarWorld solar panels installed with bare-copper grounding lugs can corrode which could result in a faulty ground circuit, posing an electric shock, electrocution or fire hazard.
This recall includes SolarWorld solar systems installed
with bare-copper grounding lugs installed after June 1, 2010. The installation
instructions for SolarWorld solar systems sold after June 1, 2010 called for the
use of GBL-4DB lugs for grounding.
Consumers should contact SolarWorld at (877) 360-1787 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.solarworld-usa.com for replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
Attwood is recalling Kayak and Watersports Storage Hangers sold nationwide from January 2014 to July 2014. The length adjustment buckles release unexpectedly, causing the item being stored to fall.
This recall involves kayak and watersports storage hangers
sold as a pair of blue and black fabric straps that measure approximately 1 inch
wide and 84 inches long when unbuckled. Model number 11917-6 is located on the
back of the retail package near the barcode.
Consumers should return the hangers to Attwood or the store
where the item was purchased for a full refund or replacement.
Bexco is recalling Franklin & Ben Mason 4-in-1
Convertible Cribs sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2012 to June 2014.
The crib front can separate from the side panels and create a hazardous gap that
can allow a child to fall out or become entrapped between the front and side
This recall includes Franklin & Ben Mason style 4-in-1
style cribs model number 5601 that were manufactured from January 2012 through
August 2012. The model number and the date of manufacture are printed on a label
on the inside of a side panel of the crib. Listed on the label as a “serial
number,” the following purchase order numbers are included in the recall:
H004522, H004546, H004548 or H004777.
Consumers should contact Franklin & Ben, a division of
Bexco, toll-free at (888) 673-6652 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. PT Monday through
Friday or visit www.franklinandben.com
for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
CHILDREN'S WATER BOTTLES
BRITA is recalling Brita hard-sided water filter bottle for
kids sold nationwide from June 2013 to July 2014. The lid can break into pieces
with sharp points, posing a laceration hazard.
The four recalled children’s water bottles have popular
cartoon characters on a hard-sided plastic bottle. The removable plastic wrap on
the bottle at time of purchase has the model number BB07 and the following UPC
codes: 60258-35883 on the Dora the Explorer, 60258-35914 on the Hello Kitty,
60258-35880 on the SpongeBob Square Pants and 60258-35882 on the Teenage Mutant
Consumers should contact Brita at (800) 926-2065 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or go to www.brita.com to receive a postage-paid shipping package to return the bottles for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING AUGUST 16
Vornado Air is
recalling Electric space heaters sold nationwide from June 2013 to May
2014. The heater can overheat and cause the units to melt, catch fire and ignite
nearby items, posing a fire and burn hazard.
This recall involves Vornado VH110 Whole Room Vortex
electric space heaters sold in two colors, black and white. Recalled heaters
have the numbers 1 and 3 as the fourth and fifth digits of the serial number.
The model and serial numbers appear on a silver decal located on the bottom of
Interlogix and Edwards are recalling ESL and Interlogix
brand 400/500 series smoke detectors sold nationwide and in Canada from March
2013 to February 2014. Radio frequency interference can cause the smoke
detectors to fail to alert consumers of a fire.
This recall involves thirty-three models of the 400 and 500
series Edwards (ESL)-branded and Interlogix smoke detectors hard-wired into a
security system. Full description can be found at www.recalls.org.
Customers should immediately contact their security or fire
system provider to determine if any of their units are included in the recall.
CANDLES IN METAL TINS
CoScentrix is recalling DD Brand Tin Candles sold
exclusively at Hobby Lobby stores nationwide from June 2014 through July 2014.
The candle’s high flame can ignite the surface of the wax and the polymer
coating on the tin-plated container, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves 4-ounce DD branded candles sold in a
round metal tin with a metal lid. A complete list can be found at
Consumers should return the candels to the nearest Hobby
Lobby. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund.
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.
JPC Equestrian is recalling HDR Stirrup Leathers sold
nationwide from October 2013 to May 2014. The stirrup leather can crack and
break, posing a fall hazard.
This recall involves five models of pre-stretched stirrup
leathers. The stirrup leathers are branded with the HDR logo and name “HENRI
DE RIVEL”. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact JPC at (866) 273-3243 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.breeches.com for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING AUGUST 9
Lea Industries is recalling Lea lighted night stands sold
nationwide and in Canada from March 2013 to April 2014. The light fixture under
the night stand can overheat and scorch carpet, posing a burn hazard.
Recalled models include: 244-421 Willow Run in a toffee finish, 245-421 Willow Run in a white finish and 237-420 Americana in a medium oak finish. They measure about 22 inches wide, 16 inches deep and 27 inches high. “Lea” and the model number are printed on a label on the back of the night stands.
Consumers should contact Lea Industries at (888) 770-7116 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.leafurniture.com to arrange for a free repair and a $50 gift card. More info at www.recalls.org.
FLAT SCREEN TVS
VIZIO is recalling VIZIO E-Series 39-inch and 42-inch
televisions sold nationwide from December 2013 to June 2014. The stand assembly
can fail and cause the television to tip over unexpectedly, posing a risk of
This recall involves Vizio E-series 39- and 42-inch
Full-Array LED flat panel televisions. A complete list can be found at
Samson International is recalling Spencer Bar Stools sold exclusively at Costco regionally in the Dallas and San Francisco areas from May 2014 to June 2014. The footrest can crack, compromising the strength of the bar stool, posing a fall hazard.
This recall includes stools with Samson item number
M3216604 and Customer item number 845275 found on the bottom of the seat
Consumers should return the stools to the Costco store
where the item was purchased for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Samson
International at (800) 488-3001 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through
Friday or online at www.samsoninternational.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Johnson Outdoors Diving is recalling Scubapro Aladin2 dive
computers, commonly referred to as Aladin Square dive computers sold nationwide
and in Canada from March 2014 to
June 2014. The dive computer can leak and stop working, posing a risk of injury
due to decompression sickness.
This recall involves the Aladin2 wrist dive
computer that monitors depth, dive time, decompression status and
temperature. SCUBAPRO is stamped on the top of the face frame
and Aladin2 is printed in white on the bottom of the face frame.
The serial number is stamped in white on the back of the unit and ends with 003.
Consumers should return the item to an authorized SCUBAPRO dealer or contact Johnson Outdoors Diving at (877) 467-6675 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.scubapro.com for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING AUGUST 2
recalling Top Fin Plastic Aquarium Heaters sold exclusively at PetSmart stores
nationwide from March 2014 to April 2014. The heaters are insufficiently
grounded, posing a risk of electrical shock.
This recall involves all 50-, 100-, 150-, 200- and 250-watt
Top Fin brand plastic aquarium heaters. Lot numbers for the recalled heaters are
1839, 1901, 1903, 1904, 1907, 1908 and 1910. "Top Fin," "Premium
Aquarium Heater," the model number and the heater's wattage are printed on
the side of the heater near the top.
Consumers should return the heaters to any PetSmart store
for a full refund.
recalling Avigo 20 Inch Turn N’ Burn Youth Bicycles sold exclusively at
Toys "R" Us stores nationwide from September 2013 to June 2014. The
front wheel on the bicycle can detach, posing a fall hazard.
This recall involves 20 inch Avigo Turn N Burn youth
bicycles with model number 8107-62. The model number and date of manufacture,
“08202013,” are printed on a data label on the frame’s seat tube.
Consumers should contact Dynacraft at (800) 551-0032 from 7
a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.dynacraftbike.com
to arrange for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
Group is recalling welding torch handles sold nationwide and in Canada
from December 2013 to May 2014. The torch handles can leak oxygen or fuel,
posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves two models of torch handles that were
sold under the Lincoln Electric® and Harris Products Group® brand names.
Welding torch model numbers include 18-5 and 85. Manufacture date codes include
FM, GA, GB and GC. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Philips Lighting is recalling Philips “Lightolier”
brand AF4SY Decorative Glass Lens distributed nationwide from February 2007 to
December 2013. The decorative glass lens can shatter and result in falling
pieces of glass, posing a risk of laceration.
This recall involves Philips “Lightolier” brand AF4SY
decorative glass lenses used on various types of light fixtures. The product
number is on the packaging.
Consumers should contact Philips Lighting at (800) 475-9840 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.philips.com/recall for a free replacement unit. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JULY 26
Metabo is recalling
Metabo Ergo series 6-inch angle grinders sold through
distributors nationwide from March 2013 to April 2014. The on/off switch can
stick in the “On” position, posing a laceration hazard.
Model numbers include 06251421 and 06251441 and serial
numbers include 3010000001 through 4020031488 for both models. The model and
serial numbers are located on the rating plate on the right side of the tool.
Consumers should should contact Metabo at (800) 638-2264
from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.metabo.us to
receive a free repair or replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.
Far East Brokers is recalling Glass Beverage Dispenser
sold exclusively at Publix Super Markets nationwide from April 2014 to June
2014. The metal stand supporting the glass dispenser can break, posing an injury
This recall involves glass beverage dispenser set
including, a clear glass ovoid-like shaped container with a clear glass lid, a
silver spigot and a wire three-legged metal stand. The item number 962826
FEB44496-01-113 and barcode number 11546-34437 are both included on the
Consumers should return the set to a Publix Super Markets
store for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Far
East Brokers at (877) 695-8354 anytime, or online at www.fareastbrokers.com.
More info at www.recalls.org.
Mayborn USA is
recalling Tommee Tippee® Monitor with Movement Sensor Pad sold
nationwide and in Canada since September 2011. Child can pull sensor pad cord
into crib and wrap around the neck, posing a strangulation hazard.
The recalled products include models 1082S and 1094S. Model
1094S includes a night-vision video camera. Model numbers are located on the
bottom of the base of the recharger and also on the bottom of the camera.
Consumers should contact Mayborn USA free at (866) 214-1537
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at http://www.tommeetippee.us
for a free cord cover kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
Best Buy is warning consumers that 10 different recalled
products continued to be sold or were resold by Best Buy, Magnolia stores and
liquidators Best Buy Private Auction, CowBoom and TechLiquidators nationwide,
and online at www.bestbuy.com, after they
were recalled in 2012 and 2013. This involves about 200 units of the recalled
products and an undetermined number of recalled Canon cameras. The recalling
firms listed below fully complied with the negotiated terms of their original
Canon EOS Rebel T4i Digital Cameras
Recall Date: August 14, 2012
Original Sale Dates: June 2012 through July 2012
Hazard: A chemical used in the camera's rubber grips can result in a reaction that changes the grips from black to white and poses a risk of skin irritation.
Remedy: Free replacement grips
Contact: Canon at (855) 902-3277 between 8 a.m. to midnight ET Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Saturday, or visit the firm's website at www.usa.canon.com.
Recall Date: December 12, 2013
Original Sale Dates: August 2011 through November 2013
Hazard: An electronic component can fail, catch fire and ignite nearby items, posing fire and burn hazards.
Remedy: Gift card for a replacement item
Contact: Best Buy at (800) 566-7498 or www.BestBuy.com.
Definitive Technology SuperCube 2000 Subwoofers
Recall Date: March 28, 2013
Original Sale Dates: November 2012 through January 2013
Hazard: An internal failure with the subwoofer’s level input jack (RCA jack) results in a shock hazard.
Remedy: Free replacement
Contact: Definitive Technology at (800) 228-7148 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.definitivetechnology.com.
Recall Date: August 9, 2012
Original Sale Dates: March 2006 through August 2009
Hazard: An electrical failure in the dishwasher's heating element can pose a fire hazard. Remedy: Free repair
Contact: GE toll-free at (866) 918-8760 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.geappliances.com/recall.
Recall Date: September 12, 2013
Original Sale Dates: January 2005 through August 2013
Hazard: The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards.
Remedy: RefundContact: Gree toll-free at (866) 853-2802 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.greeusa.com.
iSi North America Twist’n Sparkle Beverage
Recall Date: July 5, 2012
Original Sale Dates: June 2010 through March 2012
Hazard: The plastic bottles can explode under pressure, expelling plastic parts, resulting in an injury hazard.
Remedy: Refund or store credit
Contact: iSi at (800) 645-3595 anytime or visit www.twistnsparkle.com.
LG Electronics Electric Ranges
Recall Date: November 8, 2012
Original Sale Dates: January 2006 through June 2010
Hazard: Burners on the electric ranges can fail to turn off after being switched off and the temperature setting can increase unexpectedly during use, posing burn and fire hazards.
Remedy: Free Repair
Contact: LG at (855) 400-4638 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, or www.LG.com/us.
LG Electronics Gas Dryers
Recall Date: August 21, 2012
Original Sale Dates: November 2009 through August 2010
Hazard: The gas valve in the recalled dryers can fail to shut off properly, continuing to heat the dryer and its contents after the drying cycle is complete. High temperatures inside and on the exterior surface of the dryers can scorch the drum, as well as burn or damage the dryer contents, posing a risk of burn, fire and smoke inhalation.
Remedy: Free repair
Contact: LG toll free at (866) 223-5355 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. CT on Saturday, or visit www.lg.com/us.
Samsonite Dual-Wattage Travel Converters
Recall Date: February 12, 2013
Original Sale Dates: January 2011 through December 2012
Hazard: The converter can overheat if a load in excess of 50 watts is applied to the converter while in the 50-watt setting. This poses a fire and burn hazard.
Remedy: Full Refund
Contact: Samsonite at (800) 382-7259 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.samsonite.com/recall.
Sauder Woodworking Company Gruga Office Chairs
Recall Date: November 7, 2012
Original Sale Dates: August 2009 through
Hazard: The seat plate can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
Remedy: Free replacement seat plate
Contact: Sauder Woodworking Company at (888) 800-4590 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or www.Sauder.com.
Dream On Me is
recalling Dream On Me Dinah High Chairs sold nationwide from November
2012 to November 2013. 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. This poses a strangulation and fall hazard.
The recall includes Dream On Me Dinah high chairs made with
a steel, powder coated tubing open-framed base with white plastic foot grips and
black with white trim or red with white trim fabric seats. “Dream On Me” is
printed on a label attached to the front of the tray.
Consumers should contact Dream On Me at (877) 201-4317 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday or online at www.dreamonme.com to receive a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
Oeuf is recalling Sparrow Cribs sold nationwide. The
slats/spindles and top rail can detach from the cribs and pose an entrapment
The recalled cribs were manufactured between July 2007 and
January 2014 and have one of the following model numbers: 1SPCR, 2SPCR, 4SPCR or
5SPCR. The manufacture date, in the MM-YYYY format, and the model number are
located on the warning label attached to the crib's mattress support.
Consumers should contact Oeuf at (844) 653-8527 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.oeufnyc.com to receive a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.
WEEK ENDING JULY 19
Cycling Sports Group is recalling GT downhill mountain
bicycles sold nationwide and in Canada from February 2014 to June 2014. The
wheel hubs can break and cause the brake system to fail, posing crash and injury
This recall involves all 2014 GT Fury Expert and 2014 GT
Fury Team downhill mountain bicycles. The recalled Fury Expert model is blue
with red and white accents. The recalled Fury Team model is black with lime
green and blue accents.
Consumers should return the bicycle to the nearest
authorized GT dealer to have the complete front and rear wheels replaced free of
USB CAR CHARGERS
Popkiller is recalling USB car charger adapters, power
adapters and 8-pin charger cables sold nationwide from June 2013 to April 2014.
Improperly mounted plug blades, and inadequate electronic circuitry create a
fire and electrical shock hazards.
The car charger has model number HHT-001 located on the
flat side of the charger below the USB port. The Universal USB Power adapter has
model number A1265 printed directly above the plug blades on the grey surface.
There is no model number printed on the 8-pin USB charging cables.
Consumers should return the product to a store where sold
or send to Popkiller Headquarters for a full merchandise credit.
Nantucket Distributing is recalling Resin Wicker Outdoor
Patio Set Chairs sold nationwide during March 2014. The rear legs of the chair
can break, posing a fall hazard.
The recall includes Nantucket Distributing resin wicker
outdoor patio set chairs. The chairs were sold with a hang tag with item
Consumers should the set or chairs to any Christmas Tree
Shops, andThat!, or Christmas Tree Shops andThat! to receive a full refund for
the set or $17.50 for each chair.
Consumers can also contact Christmas Tree Shopsat (888) 287-3232 anytime or online at www.christmastreeshops.com. More info at www.recalls.org.
Halco is recalling ProLED bulbs sold nationwide from June
2009 to March 2014. The LED bulbs can overheat and fall onto consumers below,
posing impact and burn hazards.
This recall involves 14 Halco LED bulb models used in
recessed lights, as outdoor security lighting and in retail displays. A complete
list can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact Halco at (844) 277-0177 from 8
a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.halcolighting.com
for free replacement LED bulbs. More info at www.recalls.org.
Bollinger Fitness is recalling Fitness resistance bands
with door anchor attachment sold nationwide and in Canada from July 2012
to March 2014. A black plastic ball attached to the resistance band’s door
anchor can unexpectedly release and strike the user, posing an injury hazard.
This recall involves Bollinger Fitness Classic and
SoftTouch resistance bands with door attachment, model numbers 5771, 5772, 5773,
5774 and 5775. The Bollinger Fitness logo appears on the handles. The model
number can be found on the product’s packaging.
Consumers should contact Bollinger Fitness at (800) 255-6061 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bollingerfitness.com on instruction on how to receive a free replacement door attachment, including free shipping. More info at www.recalls.org.
GSK is recalling Panadol Advance® 100 count
caplets sold in Puerto Rico from November 2012 to February 2014. The packaging
is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. These
products contain acetaminophen which is required by the Poison Prevention
Packaging Act to be sealed with child-resistant packaging.
This recall involves bottles of 100ct Panadol Advance pain
relievers. Lots numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should contact GSK at (888) 912-8455 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.us.gsk.com for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.