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Children's Product Recalls - August 2017

Safe Kids is committed to keeping you informed about recalls of products that can put kids at risk. This recall report includes Write Again® magnetic dry erase white boards, MixBin Electronics’ liquid glitter iPhone cases and Panelcraft’s childrens magnetic building sets. 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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Top Recall

August 8, 2017 CPSC; Meijer recalls Wave Zone children’s swimsuits because the snaps on the swimsuits can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Units: 22,200. 

August 1, 2017 CPSC; MixBin Electronics recalls liquid glitter iPhone cases because liquid and glitter can leak out of the cases, causing skin irritation and burns to consumers. Units: 263,000 (an additional 11,400 were sold in Mexico.)

 

Recalls

August 16, 2016 CPSC; Batteries, some of which were counterfeit, placed into refurbished AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4 cellphones and distributed through the FedEx Supply Chain have been recalled because they can overheat and cause a fire and burn risk. Units: 10,200

August 15, 2017 CPSC; BRIO recalls its soft hammer rattles because the wooden rings on the rattles can crack and break into small pieces, posing a choking hazard to children. Units: 1,500 (an additional 190 rattles were sold in Canada).

August 15, 2017 CPSC; Pastourelle recalls Laura Ashley London Floral Clip Dot dresses because the flower petals can detach from the dress, posing a choking hazard to children. Units: 2,800.

August 15, 2017 CPSC; Dan Post Boot Company recalls three models of McRae Industrial brand boots, because they can fail to protect a consumer’s feet when heavy or sharp objects fall on them, posing an injury hazard. Units: 7,200. 

August 10, 2017 CPSC; Kawasaki recalls its 2013-2017 KFX50 and 2012-2017 KFX90 Kawasaki all-terrain vehicles because the fuel tap can leak, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 15,000.

August 8, 2017 CPSC; Polaris recalls its 2014 through 2017 Scrambler XP 1000 all-terrain vehicles because the throttle release switch can fail, posing a crash hazard. Units: 2,300.

August 8, 2017 CPSC; NVIDIA recalls European plug heads for its NVIDIA Shield Power Adapters because the plug head can break exposing the metal prongs, posing an electric shock hazard. Units: 6,900.

August 3, 2017 CPSC; Belle Investment Corporation recalls its Richie House-branded children’s 100 percent polyester robes because they fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children. Units: 1500.

August 2, 2017 CPSC; Fred’s recalls mini barrel charcoal grills because the exterior paint on the grill can ignite, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 2,000.

August 2, 2017 CPSC; Sweet Bamboo recalls children’s two-piece woven pajama sets because the pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.  Units: 500.

August 1, 2017 CPSC; Panelcraft recalls children’s magnetic building sets because corner welds can break, allowing the panels and frames to separate and release magnets during play. When released, exposed magnets can create a choking hazard. Units: 2,000.

August 1, 2017 CPSC; MixBin Electronics recalls liquid glitter iPhone cases because liquid and glitter can leak out of the cases, causing skin irritation and burns to consumers. Units: 263,000 (an additional 11,400 were sold in Mexico.)