The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced 10 new product recalls in the past couple of weeks, including recalls for USB power banks, hammock stands, and water bottles. If you or a loved one has been injured by a faulty product, call The Law Offices of Larry H. Parker today at (800) 333-0000 for a free legal consultation.
Segway recalls chargers due to shocking hazard
About 17 Off-Board Charger for Segway Personal Transporters were recalled after discovery that a wire inside the charger could detach and touch the side of the charger, posing a shock risk. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled Segway chargers were made in the United States. See the recall.
Bradshaw International issues recall for roasters due to laceration hazard
About 146,000 Good Cook Jumbo Roaster Roasting Pans were recalled after Bradshaw International received three reports of roasters with sharp edges causing laceration injuries to consumers. The recalled roasting pans were made in China. See the recall.
Bed Handles Inc. re-announces recall of portable bed handles dues to low response rate
A previous recall announced by Bed Handles Inc. received such a low response rate that the company re-announced the recall of 113,000 Portable Bed Handles. See the new recall announcement.
The Land of Nod recalls mobiles due to strangulation and entrapment hazards
About 400 The Land of Nod Follow the Herd Mobiles were recalled after the company received three reports of the sheep’s yarn unraveling, posing a risk of strangulation and entrapment. The recalled mobiles were manufactured in Nepal. See the recall.
Zak Designs recalls water bottles due to choking hazard
About 178,000 26-Ounce Water Bottles were recalled after Zak Designs received nine reports of the inner plastic straw breaking. Seven of these incidents included reports of plastic fragments being spat out by children using the bottles. The recalled water bottles were manufactured in China. See the recall.
CleggPromo issues recall for power banks due to fire hazard
About 1,500 CleggPromo CPB-100 Power Banks were recalled after the company received a report of the power bank overheating, exploding, and catching fire, resulting in property damage. The recalled power banks were made in China. See the recall.
Fujitsu America issues recall for battery backs due to fire hazard
About 305 Fujitsu Lithium Ion Battery Packs were recalled after Fujitsu learned of three reports of the battery packs catching fire abroad, leading to property damage. The recalled battery packs were made in Japan. See the recall.
Rainbow Play Systems recalls trapeze rings due to falling hazard
About 133,000 Yellow Plastic Trapeze Rings installed on Rainbow-branded Residential Wooden Playsets were recalled after Rainbow received over 100 reports of the rings cracking or breaking while in use. 15 of the incidents ended in injuries consisting of bumps, bruises, and cuts with one report of concussion and one report of a broken finger. The recalled playset parts were made in the United States. See the recall.
Wishbone Design issues recall of bikes due to injury hazard
About 5,000 Wishbone Recycled Bikes were recalled after Wishbone Design received four reports of the handlebar pinching fingers, including one incident requiring stitches and another requiring surgery. The recalled bicycles were manufactured in China. See the recall.
Pride Family Brands recalls hammock stands due to falling hazard
About 13,955 Bed Bath & Beyond Destination Summer Hammock Stands were recalled after Pride Family Brands received 13 reports of hooks in the product bending or breaking, causing people to fall from the hammock, resulting in injuries. The recalled hammock stands were made in China. See the recall.