MEDIA RELEASES

 

WEEK ENDING MARCH 7

MARCH 4

DIRT DEVIL TOOL ACCESSORY 

Dirt Devil is recalling Dirt Devil® Scorpion® Turbo Quick Flip Hand Vac Turbo Tool Accessory sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2012 to February 2015. The interior fan of the Turbo Tool accessory can break and eject from the tool housing, posing a laceration hazard. 

The recalled Dirt Devil Turbo Tool attachment was sold as a vacuum accessory with the corded Dirt Devil Scorpion Turbo Quick Flip Hand Vac. “Royal,” model number “08225” and a five-digit manufacture date code ending in 12A U, 13A U, 13B U or 14B U are printed on a label on the bottom of the hand vacuum. 

Consumers should contact Royal Appliance at (888) 393-2063 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.dirtdevil.com for instructions on receiving a free replacement tool accessory. More info at www.recalls.org.

CHILDREN'S PAJAMAS   

KTM North America is recalling Children’s Pajamas sold at KTM motorcycle shops nationwide from August 2012 to January 2015. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries. 

This recall involves children’s onesies and two-piece KTM motocross pajamas. All onesies are long-sleeved and have snap closures from the neck to the left ankle and were sold in sizes 18 months to 2T. The two-piece, long-sleeve and pant pajama sets are 100% cotton and were sold in two prints. This set was sold in sizes 2T through 5T. 

Consumers should return the pajamas to KTM North America, Inc. for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact KTM North America, Inc. at (888) 985-6090 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or online at www.ktmusa.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 3 

SNOWBOARD BINDINGS 

Flow Sports Inc. is recalling Flow 2014 Flite-series snowboard bindings sold nationwide from July 2014  to February 2015. A pin can disengage and cause the binding to open, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves Flow 2014 Flite-series snowboard bindings with model names Flite, Haylo, Micron Youth, Flite LTD and Flite MTN. 

Consumers should contact Flow Sports at (855) 920-9955 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.flow.com for a free repair or to return the bindings for free replacement bindings or a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

2 IN 1 BASSINET TO CRADLE 

Dream on Me is recalling 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle sold nationwide from May 2012 to October 2014. The wire supports on the sides of the bassinet can disconnect causing the fabric sides to lower; posing a risk that infants can fall out or become entrapped and suffocate. 

This recall involves the 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle, sold in pink, blue, green, and white. The recalled model numbers are 439-A, 439-B, 439-G, 439-P and 439-W and can be found on a tag which is located under the mattress pad of the bassinet. 

Consumers should contact Dream On Me at (877) 201-4317, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.dreamonme.com to obtain a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING FEBRUARY 28

FEBRUARY 25 

HAND TRUCKS

Cosco is recalling Convertible Hand Trucks sold nationwide from March 2009 to October 2011. The wheel hub can separate or break and eject pieces during inflation, posing a risk of injury. 

This recall involves Cosco Home & Office Products 3-in-1 convertible aluminum hand trucks. Recalled hand trucks have model numbers 12-301 ABL and 12-301 ABL1 and were manufactured from January 2009 to October 2011. The model number and manufacture date are on the Cosco label on the rear side of the bottom cross member. 

Consumers should contact Cosco at (888) 250-9299 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.coscoproducts.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.

FEBRUARY 24 

ELECTRIC RANGES 

Sears Kenmore 24-inch electric ranges sold at Sears and Kmart stores nationwide from April 2014 to October 2014 are being recalled. The heating element can fail to properly adhere to the cooktop, posing an electrical shock hazard. 

This recall involves Sears Kenmore 24-inch wide freestanding electric ranges with model number 790.90152 with serial numbers from NF408 through NF424 and model number 790.90153 with serial numbers from NF408 through NF427. 

Consumers should contact Sears at (888) 281-3915 between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. CT Monday through Saturday, or between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. CT Sunday or online at www.sears.com and www.kmart.com to schedule a free inspection and repair if necessary. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CEILING FANS 

Fanimation is recalling Brewmaster Ceiling Fans sold nationwide from June 2002 to December 2014. The ceiling fan hub holding the blades can separate from the shaft when operating in reverse. If this happens, the fan blades and hub can fall and pose a risk of injury. 

The recall includes Brewmaster belt-driven fans powered by a remote motor. Fans with the following model numbers on their packaging are included in the recall: FP10AB, FP10AC, FP10BL, FP10PW, FP20AB, FP20AC, FP20BL and FP20PW. 

Consumers should contact Fanimation at (888) 250-6458 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.fanimation.com for a retention collar for the Brewmaster fan. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING FEBRUARY 21

FEBRUARY 19

CABLE STRIPPING TOOLS 

Pressmaster is recalling “Xcelite” cable stripping tools sold nationwide from August 2014 to November 2014. The tool’s plastic end cap can fly off the product with force either during use or while in storage, posing an impact hazard. 

This recall involves the Pressmaster Xcelite professional stripping tool for round cables of all insulation types. “Xcelite” “CJS 200” are printed on the face of the tool. 

Consumers should contact Pressmaster at (800) 485-9184 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.pressmaster.se to return the product for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org. 

WEEK ENDING FEBRUARY 14

FEBRUARY 13

BICYCLE HELMETS 

SCOTT is recalling 2015 SCOTT® Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets sold nationwide from July 2014 to December 2014.The bicycle helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards for bicycle helmets. 

The helmets have the brand name “SCOTT” printed on the outer shell of the helmet on the left side. The following serial number ranges are included in this recall: 2014-06/009359 through 2014-09/027210. The serial number is printed on a white sticker inside the back of the helmet.  

Consumers should take the helmet to an authorized SCOTT dealer for a refund of the purchase price. 

Consumers can also contact Scott USA at (888) 607-8365 extension 2012 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.scott-sports.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

FEBRUARY 12  

BICYCLE WHEEL HUBS 

SRAM is recalling Zipp 88 aluminum hubs for bicycle wheels sold nationwide from October 2008 to December 2012. The hub flange ring on the front hub can fail posing a crash and injury hazard. 

The aluminum hub shell is silver. The outside flange ring is gray aluminum in the standard option and blue, gold, gray, pink or red in the ZedTech options. Full description can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact SRAM at (800) 346-2928 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Friday, or visit www.sram.com www.zipp.com for a free replacement hub. More info at www.recalls.org. 

ZETA BATTERY PACKS 

Jackco Transnational is recalling ZETA by Jackco Pocket Jump Starter – Deluxe Set sold nationwide from July 2014 to January 2015. The battery packs can overheat, split apart and melt the battery pack’s enclosure, posing a fire hazard. 

The ZETA by Jackco Pocket Jump Starter - Deluxe Set contains a battery pack used to jump start vehicles and charge cell phones, tablets, laptops and other devices. Full description can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact Jackco Transnational at (888) 452-2526 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.jackco.com for instructions on how to dispose of the product and how to obtain a refund for the purchase price. More info at www.recalls.org. 

MOTORCYCLES 

KTM North America is recalling KTM Brand and Husqvarna Brand Enduro Motorcycles sold nationwide from June 2014 to October 2014. The front fork pistons can become stuck within the fork leg and cause the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash. 

This recall involves model year 2015 KTM brand and Husqvarna brand Enduro motorcycles with 125cc to 300cc, 2-cycle engines and 250cc to 450cc, 4-cycle engines. 

Recalled KTM motorcycles are orange and black with the KTM logo on both sides of the shrouds covering the fuel tank.

Recalled Husqvarna motorcycles are white with blue and yellow markings. Model year 2015 motorcycles will have the letter F in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN). The VIN is located on the right side of the steering head. 

Consumers should schedule an appointment with an authorized KTM or Husqvarna dealer for a free recall service check. 

Consumers can also contact KTM North America Inc. at (888) 985-6090 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.ktmusa.com or at www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

FIRE EXTINGUISHERS 

Kidde is recalling Kidde plastic valve disposable fire extinguishers sold nationwide and in Canada from August 2013 to November 2014. A faulty valve component can cause the disposable fire extinguishers not to fully discharge when the lever is repeatedly pressed and released during a fire emergency, posing a risk of injury. 

This recall involves 31 models of Kidde disposable fire extinguishers with Zytel® black plastic valves. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.  

Consumers should contact Kidde at (855) 283-7991 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.kidde.com for a replacement fire extinguisher. More info at www.recalls.org. 

SMOKE DETECTORS 

System Sensor is recalling i4 Series System Sensor combination carbon monoxide (CO)/smoke detectors sold nationwide during September 2014. The detectors can fail to detect carbon monoxide gas in the home, posing a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning. 

This recall involves System Sensor i4 series combination carbon monoxide/smoke detector models COSMO-2W and COSMO-4W manufactured between 9/3/14 and 9/13/14. Recalled units have date codes 4091 or 4092 printed on the lower left-hand corner of the label affixed to the back of the product and on the packaging. 

Consumers should contact System Sensor at (800) 736-7672 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.systemsensor.com to obtain a free replacement combination CO/smoke detector. More info at www.recalls.org.

FEBRUARY 10

CHILDREN'S BICYCLES 

Marin Mountain Bikes is recalling 2014 Marin MBX 50 and Tiny Trail Bicycles sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2013 to December 2014. The handlebars can loosen or separate during use. This can cause the rider to lose control and/or crash, posing the risk of injury. 

This recall involves Marin 2014 model MBX 50 and Tiny Trail boys and girls bicycles with 16-inch knobby tires. The boy’s bicycles were sold in red and have serial number HA14980XXXXXX. The girl’s bicycles were sold in purple and have serial number HA14982XXXXXX. Serial numbers are printed on a foil label affixed to the underside of the base of the down tube. 

Consumers should contact Marin at (800) 222-7557 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit www.marinbikes.com for a replacement handlebar stem. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING FEBRUARY 7

FEBRUARY 5 

3-IN-1 HIGH CHAIRS 

Mima is recalling Moon 3-In-1 High Chairs sold nationwide from February 2014 to September 2014. The high chair seat can loosen and dislodge, allowing the seat and child to fall. The chair can also fall onto a child crawling underneath the seat, posing an impact hazard. 

This recall includes Moon model 3-in-1 high chairs which adjust to a newborn, high and junior chair with a unique design consisting of a base with two feet supporting a single post that holds up the seat in a clear shell. A complete description can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact Mima at (800) 392-1206 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.mimakidsusa.com to receive a free replacement upper chair section or instructions on receiving a refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

PULL TOYS 

LS Import is recalling Airplane and butterfly push toys sold at LS Import stores in Houston, Texas from May 2014 to July 2014. The wheels of the airplane and the balls at the tip of the butterfly’s antenna can detach, posing a choking hazard. 

The airplane push toy is red and has a blue, yellow and red rotor above the cockpit’s canopy and eyelids on the nose of the airplane that open and shut when the toy is been pushed on the floor.  The butterfly push toy’s body is yellow with pink wings and has a pink plastic ball at the end of each of two antennas and a pair of wings that flap up and down when the toy is been pushed on the floor. 

Consumers should contact LS Import at (713) 780-3900 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CHANDELIERS 

Sea Gull Lighting is recalling Light chandeliers sold nationwide and in Canada from November 2006 to August 2013. The chandelier’s screw collar that holds the chandeliers to the ceiling mount can break causing the chandelier to fall. 

This recall involves seven collections of Sea Gull Lighting chandeliers including:  Brandywine, Laurel Leaf, New Verona, Newport, Parkview, Roslyn and Somerton. A full description can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact Sea Gull Lighting at (888) 475-1136 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.seagulllighting.com to receive a free replacement for chandeliers. More info at www.recalls.org. 

FEBRUARY 4

CHILDREN'S PAJAMAS 

Lazy One is recalling children’s pajamas and robes sold nationwide from October 2013 to June 2014. The footed pajamas and robes fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a burn hazard. 

This recall involves 100% polyester Lazy One children’s sleepwear garments, including footed pajamas and two robes. The one-piece “footeez” style footed zip-up pajama is beige with a red, pink, blue and yellow owl print with the wording “I’m OWL yours". One of the recalled robes is pink with moose graphics and “Don’t Moose With Me” printed on it.  The second robe is red with printed moose graphics and solid black trim, two front pockets and belt. “Lazy One”, the size and “Made in China” are printed on the garments’ neck label. 

Consumers should return the items to Lazy One for a free replacement garment, including shipping. 

Consumers can contact Lazy One at (866) 340-5278 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or online at www.lazyone.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

SPACE HEATERS 

Lifesmart is recalling Recalls Lifepro Brand Portable Mini Space Heaters sold nationwide from January 2014 to December 2014. The screws used to attach the back plate to the heater are too short and allow the back plate to detach when removing the heater from the outlet, posing an electrical shock hazard. 

This recall is for Lifepro brand portable infrared quartz space heater models LS-IQH-DMICRO and LS-IQH-MICRO. Model LS-IQH-DMICRO is a 400-watt heater with digital display on the top. Model LS-IQH-MICRO is a 450-watt heater with no display. The model name and wattage are printed on a label on the back of each heater below the plug. 

Consumers should contact Lifesmart at (866) 484-2066 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.lifesmartproducts.com to receive either a free repair kit; a free replacement heater with the modified screws; or a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org

AUTO CARRIER  TOY SETS 

Family Dollar Stores is recalling Tough Treadz Auto Carrier sold exclusively at Family Dollar Stores nationwide from September 2014 to December 2014. The die-cast metal cars can have sharp edges that pose a laceration hazard. 

This recall involves a plastic toy truck with a plastic case that holds 6 die-cast metal toy cars in assorted colors. The package is labeled as “Tough Treadz Auto Carrier” and has a white sticker in the upper right-hand corner with “$5” and “SKU 1004247” printed in red.  The UPC code appears on a label on the back stating “Made in China.”  The following UPC codes are included in this recall: 678565114083, 678565114090, 678565114106. 

Consumers should return the toy sets to any Family Dollar Stores location for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Family Dollar Stores at (800) 547-0359 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.familydollar.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

FEBRUARY 3

FOOD POUCH ATTACHMENT 

Performance Packaging is recalling The PouchPop™ Topper sold nationwide from May to September 2014. The tube of the pouch topper that screws onto the food pouch can separate from the round base, posing a choking hazard. 

The recalled PouchPops are silicone toppers that screw onto a baby food pouch that allow infants to feed themselves. The pouch toppers have a “SipP” logo and smiley face embossed on the circular base. 

Consumers should contact Performance Packaging at (844) 560-7227 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or go to www.pouchpop.com for instructions on receiving a free replacement product or full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES 

Gibbs Sports Amphibians is recalling Quadski and Quadski XL amphibious vehicles sold nationwide from January 2012 to October 2014. The handlebar can fail while the vehicle is in operation, causing the operator to lose control of the steering and braking system of the vehicle, posing a risk of injury. 

The recalled vehicles have HIN numbers ranging from US-GSA601J213 though US-GSAJ1048C414 on Quadski and US-GSAJ5001J213 though US-GSAM5203H415 on Quadski XL. HIN numbers are printed on a plate located on the right rear corner of the vehicle. Brand and model names are printed on the back panel and on the side of the vehicle. 

Consumers should contact an authorized dealer for a repair at no cost. 

Consumers can also contact Gibbs’ Sports Amphibians at (877) 230-0888 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.quadski.com. More info at www.recalls.org.