Six recalls were announced in the past week by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). If you or a loved one has been injured by a recalled product, contact The Law Offices of Larry H. Parker today at (800) 333-0000 for a free consultation.
Wal-Mart issues recall for dolls due to burning hazard
About 174,000 My Sweet Love and My Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Baby Dolls were recalled by Wal-Mart after they received 12 reports of the circuit board in the chest of the dolls overheating. Two incidents of burns and blisters were reported. The recalled dolls were made in China. See the recall.
Ace Hardware recalls lights due to shocking and fire hazard
About 15,000 Ace Clamp-On LED Work Lights were recalled after discovery that the cord busing inside the light base can fail, which could cause the wiring to be exposed, presenting a risk of electrical shock and fire. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled lights were made in Indonesia. See the recall.
Centex Homes issues recall for solar panels due to fire hazard
About 240 homes fitted with SolarSave Roof Panels were recalled after two roof fires started near the recalled panels. The recalled solar panels were manufactured in the United States. See the recall.
SATCO recalls light bulbs due to injury hazard
About 121,350 SATCO Kolour One Panel Array 2.0, DUO 2.0 PAR 30, and 38 LED Light Bulbs were recalled after the company received four reports of the metal housing and lens assembly separating from the base of the light bulb. The recalled LED lights were manufactured in China. See the recall.
Excel Industries recalls mowers due to injury hazard
About 3,700 Hustler and BigDog Riding Mowers were recalled after Excel Industries discovered that the seat switch can fail to detect an operating leaving the seat, keeping the mower in operation, posing a risk of injury. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled mowers were made in the United States. See the recall.
Lenovo issues recall for battery packs due to fire hazard
About 37,400 Battery Packs for ThinkPad Notebooks were recalled by Lenovo after they received two reports of the battery packs overheating, causing property damage to the computers and other nearby property. The recalled notebooks were made in China. See the recall.