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CHILDREN'S PRODUCT RECALLS - April 2019
Safe Kids is committed to keeping you informed about recalls of products that can put kids at risk. This recall report contains Baby Rattle Socks that can pose a choking hazard and WIC Nutrition Plates incorrectly labeled as microwave-safe. The Safe Kids’ recall center is a unique place where parents and caregivers can go to stay up-to-date on recalls of all child-related products.
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April 12, 2019 CPSC; Fisher-Price recalled all models of their Rock ‘n Play Sleepers because infant fatalities have occurred in them after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach or side while unrestrained, or under other circumstances. Units: 4.7 million
April 26, 2019 CPSC; Kids II recalled all models of their Rocking Sleepers because infant fatalities have occurred in them after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach or side while unrestrained; posing a suffocation risk. According to the CPSC, at least five infant fatalities are associated with Kids II Rocking Sleepers. Units: 694,000
April 30, 2019 CPSC; Tween Brands recalled their Justice Light Up Bed Canopies because the canopy lights can overheat posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 23,900 (950 in Canada)
April 25, 2019 CPSC; Triderma recalled its Pain Relief Cream with Lidocaine because the container does not meet the child-resistance standards of the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, posing a poisoning risk. Units: 410
April 25, 2019 CPSC; Viessmann recalled its Vitodens boilers because of a defect in its boiler heat exchanger mechanism, causing a risk of carbon monoxide leaks and poisoning. Units: 2,900 (1,400 in Canada)
April 25, 2019 CPSC; Ruggable recalled its shag rugs because they violate federal flammability standards for carpets and rugs, posing a fire hazard. Units: 6,200
April 23, 2019 CPSC; Flying Tiger Copenhagen recalled its Wooden Train Carts because a small part can come loose, posing a choking hazard. Units: 2,200
April 23, 2019 CPSC; Bodum recalled its CHAMBORD stove top espresso makers because the handle can catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 500
April 18, 2019 CPSC; Arctic Cat recalled multiple models of its 2018 and 2019 model year snowmobiles because the exhaust can produce a flame from the muffler unit, posing a fire hazard. Units: 9,000 (5,500 in Canada)
April 18, 2019 CPSC; Target recalled its Bullseye’s Playground Wooden Toy Vehicles because the wheels can detach, posing a choking hazard. Units: 495,000
April 18, 2019 CPSC; Tekno Products recalled its Tuff Smoke-Less Grills because it can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 40,200
April 18, 2019 CPSC; Restoration Hardware recalled its Callum Canopy beds because the horizontal canopy rails can detach and fall, posing a risk of injury. Units: 2,900 (135 in Canada)
April 17, 2019 CPSC; Go Couture recalled its children loungewear because they violate federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a burn risk. Units: 120
April 17, 2019 CPSC; Heat Hero recalled its Portable Mini Plug-in Heaters because they can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 20,000 (49 in Canada)
April 17, 2019 CPSC; MTD recalled its Craftsman M350 walk-behind lawn mowers, sold exclusively at Lowe’s, because sharp objects can pierce through the lawn mower’s collecting bag during use and strike a user or bystander, posing an injury hazard. Units: 5,000
April 15, 2019 CPSC; H&M recalled its Children’s Bathrobes because they violate the federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear. Units: 980 (60 in Canada)
April 11, 2019 CPSC; Specialized recalled its Roubaix, Ruby, Diverge, and Sirrus bicycles because the bicycle’s steerer tube collar can crack if exposed to corrosion resulting in sudden loss of steering control, posing fall and injury hazards. (Previously Specialized independently announced the defect on January 19 because of the government furlough) Units: 63,000
April 11, 2019 CPSC; DICK’S Sporting Goods recalled its Field & Stream Timberline Hang On Tree Stands because the weld on the seats can break and cause the seat to fall from the tree, posing a fall hazard. Units: 2,600
April 10, 2019 CPSC: KTM and Husqvarna recalled two models of motorcycles because the throttle can become stuck in the open position, posing a crash hazard. Units: 780
April 9, 2019 CPSC; Marpac recalls its GO travel sleep sound machines because the machine’s internal battery can leak and cause an electrical short, posing a burn hazard. Units: 5,000.
April 4, 2019 CPSC; Vivitar recalls its Hot/Cold Massage Balls because they can leak or rupture during or after microwaving, posing a burn hazard to consumers. Units: About 60,000.
April 3, 2019 CPSC; Quality Bicycle Products recalls its Salsa Warbird and Vaya bicycles because the bicycles' fork legs can break, posing an injury hazard. Units: About 1,900.
April 3, 2019 CPSC; Professional Tools Products recalls its Matco Tools wireless chargers because they can overheat, posing a burn hazard. Units: About 4,800 (an additional 200 were sold in Canada).
April 2, 2019 CPSC; Spector & Co recalls its T119 Elf power bank chargers because the charger can overheat while recharging, posing a fire hazard. Units: About 4,500 (an additional 2,600 were sold in Canada).
April 2, 2019 CPSC; Ocean Reef recalls its Neptune Space Integrated Diving Masks because the mask regulator can cause restricted airflow, posing an injury hazard to divers. Units: About 1,000.
April 2, 2019 CPSC; Amerex Group recalls its Infant Cheetah Fur jackets because the jacket’s snaps can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Units: About 1,550.
April 2, 2019 CPSC; John Deere recalls its Attachment Kits for Compact Utility Tractor Snow Blowers and Brooms because the kits are missing the product operator’s manual which details proper attachment and use of the product, posing an injury hazard. Units: About 2,550.