The past couple of weeks have seen eight recalls issued 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 at (800) 333-0000 to schedule a free consultation.
Weehoo recalls bike trailers due to fall and crashing hazards
About 2,700 Weehoo iGo Bicycle Pedal Trailers were recalled after a report that a trailer’s receiver cracked during use. The WeeHoo iGo Bicycle Pedal Trainers were manufactured in Taiwan. See the recall.
LG Electronics recalls dehumidifiers due to fire and burn hazards
About 98,000 Goldstar and Comfort-Aire brand dehumidifiers were recalled after several reports of dehumidifier’s compressors short circuiting, causing severe property damage. More than $1 million has been reported. The LG dehumidifiers were made in China. See the recall.
John Deere recalls lawn tractors due to laceration hazard
About 15,500 John Deer lawn tractors were recalled after discovery that the hardware used to keep the blade brake assemblies on the mower deck can break, causing the blades to spin longer than normal when the power is turned off. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled tractors were made in the United StatesSee the recall.
John Deer recalls lawn tractors due to brake failures
About 5,200 John Deere D100 Lawn Tractors were recalled after discovery that the hardware used to keep the brake assembly attached to the transmission housing can break, causing the brakes to fail, posing an injury hazard. The recalled John Deere D100 was manufactured in the United States. See the recall.
Target recalls blenders due to laceration hazard
About 304,000 Chefmate 6-speed Blenders were recalled after 11 reports of the blade assembly separating from the pitcher. Seven serious laceration injuries to the fingers and hands have been reported. The Chefmate blender was made in China. See the recall.
American Woodcrafters recall bunk beds due to falling hazard
About 180 Wood Twin Bunk Beds and Loft Bunk Beds were recalled after two reports of guard rails cracking, causing the mattress and support rail to collapse. The American Woodcrafter beds were made in Indonesia. See the recall.
Specialized Bicycle Components recalls bicycles due to falling hazard
About 14,200 Bicycles with Advanced Group carbon forks were recalled after two reports of the brake component disengaging from the carbon fork. The recalled bicycles were made in Taiwan. See the recall.
Bridgeway recalls bicycles due to falling hazard
About 91,000 Bridgeway bicycles were recalled after 11 reports of the chain breaking, causing loss of control and posing a falling hazard. Nine injuries have been reported. The recalled Bridgeway bicycles were made in China. See the recall.