The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has recalled 16 products in the past two weeks. If you or a loved one has been harmed by a recalled product, contact The Law Offices of Larry H. Parker today at (800) 333-0000 for a free consultation.
Cycling Sports Group issues recall for bicycles due to injury hazard
About 80 2014 Cannondale Tandem Bicycles were recalled after the company received two reports of loose steerer tubes. The recalled tandem bikes were manufacture in Taiwan. See the recall.
Discount School Supply issues recall for sorting boards due to magnets and lead levels
About 3,700 Excellerations Magnetic Color Sorting Boards were recalled after Discount School Supply received six reports of the plywood back cracking, allowing access to magnetic balls and two additional reports of the magnet detaching from the wand of the product. The recalled learning toys were manufactured in China. See the recall.
Classic Concepts recalls trunks due to lead paint violation
About 1,150 Classic Concepts Aman Trunks were recalled after discovery that the product does not meet federal guidelines for lead levels in paint. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled trunks were made in India. See the recall.
Coleman issues recall for lanterns due to fire hazard
About 95 Northstar Liquid Fuel Lanterns were recalled after Coleman received two reports of the lanterns catching fire due to an incorrect gas feed tube releasing too much fuel and causing leaks. The recalled lanterns were made in the United States. See the recall.
Paramount recalls pool sanitation systems due to fire hazard
About 960 Paramount Trident Series 2 (UV II) Ultraviolet Sanitation Systems for Pools was recalled after the company discovered that electrical arcing could cause the product to catch fire. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled pool sanitation systems were manufactured in China and the United States. See the recall.
Avon issues recall for eyelash curler due to eye injury hazard
About 520,000 Ergonomic Eyelash Curlers were recalled by Avon after they received 24 reports of the product breaking while in use, including six incidents of the spring breaking. 13 injuries were reported, including 3 incidents requiring medical attention. The recalled eyelash curlers were made in China. See the recall.
Misty Mate issues recall for misters due to laceration hazard
About 9,000 Misty 2.5 High Pressure Personal Misters were recalled after Misty Mate received two reports of the product shattering while in use, resulting in one minor laceration injury. The recalled personal misters were made in China. See the recall.
Cabela’s recalls jerky blaster due to fire hazard
About 600 Cabela’s Electronic Jerky Blaster was recalled after a report of the battery and battery charger overheating while recharging, posing a risk of fire. The recalled product was manufactured in China. See the recall.
Dimension Industries recalls dining chairs due to falling hazard
About 6,700 Fairview 7-Piece Patio Woven Dining Sets were recalled by Dimension Industries after receiving three reports of chair legs bending or breaking while in use, resulting in falls. One injury was reported when a consumer hit his head while falling. The recalled patio dining sets were manufactured in China. See the recall.
Legrand Wiremold expands recall of power strips due to fire hazard
About 46,000 additional Under-Cabinet Power Strips were recalled (14,200 recalled in September 2012) after Legrand Wiremold received a report of the internal electrical connections overheating. The recalled power strips were manufactured in China. See the recall.
H&M recalls leggings due to choking hazard
About 65,000 Girls’ Leggings were recalled by H&M after they received a report of a choking incident after a metal part of the belt detached. The recalled clothing was made in Bangaledesh, China, and Turkey. See the recall.
Nantucket Distributing recalls Easter baskets due to choking hazard
About 24,200 Felt Easter Baskets were recalled after Nantucket discovered that the decorative beads on the baskets could detach and pose a choking risk to young children. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled Easter baskets were manufactured in China. See the recall.
BMC issues recall for bicycles due to falling hazard
About 160 BMC Alpenchallenge, Masschallenge, and Urbanchallenge Bicycles with Aprebic Forks were recalled after BMC discovered that the bicycle forks could crack or break above the brake mount while in use, posing a crash risk. No incidents or injuries have been reported. The recalled bicycles were made in Taiwan. See the recall.
Gree re-announces recall for dehumidifiers due to fire and burning hazards
Gree has re-announced its recall for dehumidifiers (originally recalled in October 2013 and expanded in January 2014) after receiving additional reports of the dehumidifiers overheating, resulting in fire. In total, Gree has received 471 reports of overheating, with 121 reported fires and property damage estimated at $4.5 million. The recalled dehumidifiers were manufactured in China. See the recall.
Exmark issues recall for riding mowers due to crashing hazard
About 5,340 Exmark Quest ZRT Riding Mowers were recalled after Exmark received nine reports of the steering assembly failing while in use, resulting in a risk of crashing. One injury was reported. The recalled riding mowers were made in the United States. See the recall.
StyleCraft issues recall for benches due to falling hazard
About 700 StyleCraft Home Collection Stretcher Benches were recalled after the company received three reports of the bench cracking while in use. The recalled benches were manufactured in China. See the recall.