MEDIA RELEASES

WEEK ENDING SEPTEMBER 6

SEPTEMBER 4 

CHILDREN’S SHOES 

Livie & Luca is recalling “Carta” and “Cotton” Children’s Shoes sold in nationwide  from January 2014 to March 2014. A metal thread inside the interior shoe liner can loosen and poke through the shoe lining, posing a laceration hazard. 

The recalled Livie & Luca children’s shoes include two styles: Carta and Cotton. Only shoes with date codes 06 2013 through 12 2013 (Month Year) printed on the insole of the shoe are included in the recall, 

Consumers should contact the retailer where purchased for instructions on receiving a store credit or replacement. 

Consumers can also contact: Livie & Luca toll-free at (888) 548-5822 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.livieandluca.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

FLAT SCREEN TVS 

AmTRAN Video is recalling 42-Inch JVC Flat Panel Televisions sold nationwide from February 2014 to August 2014. The neck of the stand can crack and cause the television to tip over unexpectedly, posing a risk of impact injury. 

This recall involves JVC 42-inch, Emerald Series Full HD 1080P LED flat panel televisions, model EM42FTR and serial number beginning with “T”. The flat panel televisions are black with “JVC” printed in the lower center of the television front. Model and serial numbers are located on the bottom left on the back of the television. 

Consumers contact AmTRAN Video at (855) 328-6650 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.jvc-tv.com for a replacement stand neck. More info a www.recalls.org. 

CHILDREN’S SUNGLASSES 

FGX International is recalling children’s sunglasses sold nationwide from December 2013 to May 2014. Surface paint on the sunglasses contains excessive levels of lead. 

This recall includes 20 styles of Disney, Marvel and Sears/Kmart brand children’s sunglasses. The following style numbers located inside the sunglasses’ left temple arm are included in the recall: 

Style#

Brand

Colors

S00014SVS999

Marvel Spider-Man

Red, blue

S00014SVSBLU

Marvel Spider-Man

Blue

S00014SVSRED

Marvel Spider-Man

Red

S00021LKC999

SK2 Sears /Kmart Private Label 

Blue

S00021SVS999

Marvel Spider-Man 

Red/black, silver/blue 

S01551SDB999

Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 

Red/white, silver/black

S02964SJN440

Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates          

Blue

S02964SJN999

Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates          

Blue

S03683SDC999

Disney Cars 

Blue, black, red

S04611SDC001           

Disney Cars 

Red/black 

S04611SDC080           

Disney Cars 

Red/Silver 

S04611SDC400           

Disney Cars 

Blue/teal/yellow 

S04611SDC999

Disney Cars 

Blue/teal/yellow, red/black, red/silver 

S07786SMS500

Disney Doc McStuffins 

Purple/pink 

S07786SMS650

Disney Doc McStuffins 

Pink/blue 

S07786SMS999

Disney Doc McStuffins 

Purple/pink, pink/blue 

S07840SDC999           

Disney Cars 

Red/black 

S07841SDC001           

Disney Cars 

Black/silver 

S07841SDC440           

Disney Cars 

Blue/red 

S07841SDC999           

Disney Cars

Blue/red, black/silver, black/red

Consumers can contact FGX International  at (877) 277- 0104 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.fgxi.com to return the sunglasses for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org..  

 SEPTEMBER 3

TEMPERATURE PROBES 

iDevices is recalling Cooking thermometer probes sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2014 to June 2014. The plastic insulator located inside the stainless steel probe is not heat resistant and can melt and fall into food, posing an ingestion hazard. 

This recall involves all Pro Ambient Temperature Probes and Pro Meat Probes manufactured from May 2014 through June 2014. The probes were sold separately as an accessory for the iGrill, iGrill2, iGrillmini grilling thermometers and the Kitchen Thermometer and Kitchen Thermometer mini cooking thermometers. The iDevices name and logo and either “iGrill Pro Meat Probe,” “iGrill Pro Ambient Temperature Probe,” “Kitchen Thermometer Pro Meat Probe” or "Kitchen Thermometer Pro Ambient Probe” are printed on the front of the packaging. UPC number 852931005148, 852931005193, 852931005162 or 852931005216 is printed on the bottom of the packaging. 

Consumers should contact iDevices at (888) 313-7019 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.iDevicesinc.com for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org. 

AVANT BICYCLES 

Orbea is recalling Avant Bicycles sod nationwide from August 2013 to June 2014. The bicycle front fork can crack, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves all Avant bicycles and carbon framesets sold with hydraulic disk brakes and all Avant bicycles and carbon framesets that are capable of being configured with hydraulic disc brakes. 

Consumers should contact Orbea at (888) 466-7232 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, online at www.avantsupport.com for a free replacement and installation of the bicycle front fork. More info at www.recalls.org.

SEPTEMBER 2

STROLLER TRAYS 

Tray Vous  is recallng Tray Vous™ snack and activity trays with connectors sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2011 to June 2012. The opening between the recalled tray and stroller seat bottom allows an unharnessed child’s body to pass through but could trap a child’s head, posing a strangulation hazard. 

This recall involves Tray Vous snack and activity trays, which have connectors that fit into strollers.   “Tray Vous” and “Patent Approved US7942437B2” are printed on a sticker underneath the tray. 

Consumers should contact Tray Vous at (800) 281-6483 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT or online at www.trayvous.com/recall to receive a free replacement tray and connectors. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING AUGUST 30

AUGUST 27

SPORT HELMETS      

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.

 AUGUST 26

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

AUGUST 22

BEAN BAG CHAIRS 

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. 

Consumers should contact Ace Bayou at (855) 751-8151 from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.acebayou.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 21

SOLAR SYSTEMS 

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.

AUGUST 20

STORAGE HANGERS 

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. 

Consumers can also contact Attwood Corporation at (844) 808-5704 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.attwoodmarine.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 19

CRIBS 

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 panels. 

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 Ninja Turtles. 

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

AUGUST 14

SPACE HEATERS 

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 the unit. 

Customers should contact Vornado at (844) 205-7978 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.vornado.com for instructions on how to receive a free replacement unit, including free shipping. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 13

SMOKE DETECTORS 

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. 

Consumers can also contact Edwards at (800) 655-4497 select option 5, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.edwardsfiresafety.com or Interlogix at (855) 286-8889 select option 2, from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.interlogix.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 12

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 www.recalls.org. 

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. 

STIRRUP LEATHERS 

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

AUGUST 7

NIGHT STANDS 

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.

AUGUST 6

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 impact injury. 

This recall involves Vizio E-series 39- and 42-inch Full-Array LED flat panel televisions. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers contact VIZIO at (855) 472-7450 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Saturday and Sunday. Consumers can also visit the firm’s website www.vizio.com for a replacement stand assembly. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 5

BAR STOOLS 

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 cushion. 

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. 

DIVE COMPUTERS 

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

AUGUST 1

AQUARIUM HEATERS 

PetSmart is 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. 

Consumers can also contact PetSmart at (888) 839-9638 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.petsmart.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

JULY 31

YOUTH BICYCLES 

Dynacraft is 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. 

WELDING TORCH HANDLES 

Harris Products 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. 

Consumers should contact Harris Products Group at (800) 447-6906 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.harrisproductsgroup.com to receive a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.

JULY 29

GLASS LENSES 

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.