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Children's Product Recalls - October 2016

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October 15, 2016 USDA; Tysons food recalls Tyson Fully Cooked, Whole Grain Golden Crispy Popcorn Chicken, Chicken Patty Fritters due to possible presence of hard plastic material. Units: 1,148 pounds.

October 6, 2016 CPSC; Summer Infant recalls Lil’ Luxuries infant bath tubs because the sling that holds the infant can detach from the tub posing injury and drowning hazards. Units: 86,000.



October 27, 2016 CPSC; Perego recalls 850 Polaris Sportsman children’s ride-on toy vehicles because the circuit board can fail causing the motor to overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 3,000.

October 26, 2016 CPSC; H-E-B recalls Brazos Embossed Star Chairs because weld defects can cause the armrest to detach from the base, posing a fall hazard. Units: 600.

October 26, 2016 CPSC; Hearth and Home Technologies recalls Quadra Fire Explorer III wood stoves because when the top lid of the stove is in use, the handle can become disengaged and the lid can slam shut, posing an injury hazard to the user. Units: 650.

October 25, 2016 CPSC; Fiddle Diddles recalls LullaBelay car seat strap systems because the clips used to attach the seat to shopping carts contain small parts that can become dislodged, posing a choking hazard to young children. Units: 250.

October 20, 2016 CPSC; Target recalls Halloween LED gel clings because the clings can separate exposing the inner decal and LED battery, posing choking and battery ingestion hazards. Units: 127,000.

October 20, 2016 CPSC; Makita recalls the Makita 5057KB 7-1/4” circular saw because the lower blade guard can malfunction exposing the blade, posing a laceration hazard. Units: 450.

October 20, 2016 CPSC; Cabela’s recalls commercial grade food dehydrators because defective wiring can cause a build up of heat, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 3,000.

October 20, 2016 CPSC; Summer Classics recalls swivel rocking lounge chairs because the seat bucket can break away from the base while the user is in the chair, posing a fall hazard. Units: 800.

October 18, 2016 CPSC; Husqvarna recalls Husqvarna, Poulan Pro, Jonsered, Craftsman, Yardworks, Murray, and Brute brand walk-behind gas powered lawn mowers because the operator presence control bar can malfunction causing the mower to remain on, posing a laceration hazard. Units: 235,000.

October 18, 2016 CPSC; Sherwood marketing recalls 3 Squares-branded rice and slow cookers because the cooker’s wiring may be improperly installed, posing fire and shock hazards. Units: 175,000.

October 14, 2016 CPSC ; MSalewa North America recalls Khion Ski Boots because the boots can inadvertently switch from “ski” to “walk” mode, posing a fall hazard. Units: 1300.

October 13, 2016 CPSC; Samsung expands the recall of Galaxy Note7 phones because replacement lithium-ion batteries issued in the first recall did not adequately solve the problem and the phones still pose serious fire and burn hazards. Units: 1.9 million.

October 13, 2016 CPSC; L’echarpe Port-bonheaur recalls Chimparoo baby carriers because the strap attached to the side buckle can loosen and the child can fall out of the carrier. Units: 300 (another 1,000 were sold in Canada).

October 13, 2016 CPSC; Roylco recalls educational light cubes because the cube’s lithium polymer battery can overheat posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 1,400.

October 11, 2016 CPSC; Mamas and Papas recalls Armadillo strollers because a loose latch on the stroller can cause the seatback to tip unexpectedly when the child is in the parent-facing position, posing a fall hazard. Units: 3,000.

October 10, 2016 CPSC; Specialized recalls S-Works Venge Vias and Venge Pro Vias road bicycles because the rear wheel can become detached posing an injury risk to riders. Units: 1,000.

October 10, 2016 CPSC; Specialized recalls S-Works Venge Vias and Venge Pro Vias road bicycles because the rear wheel can become detached posing an injury risk to riders. Units: 1,000.

October 6, 2016 CPSC; Aqua Lung recalls Powerline Inflators because the inflation button can remain depressed and cause the buoyancy compensators to continue inflating, which may result in an uncontrolled ascent for the diver. Units: 53,000. 

October 6, 2016 CPSC; Wildhorn Outfitters Outpost recalls Outpost 1 Hammocks because the cinch buckles that came with the hammock can fail and cause the straps to detach from the hammock, posing a fall hazard. Units: 9,700. 

October 4, 2016 CPSC; Sargent Art recalls 13 types of tempera and fingerpaints because of potential bacterial contamination. The bacteria is usually only harmful to immuno-compromised individuals. Units: 2.8 million.  

October 4, 2016 CPSC; Interlogix recalls wireless personal panic devices because they can fail to operate and not communicate to the security system in a security emergency. Units: 67,000. 

October 4, 2016 CPSC; Office Depot recalls Winsley mid-back chairs because they can tip over when leaning back, posing a fall hazard. Units: 129,000. 

October 4, 2016 CPSC; FULLBEAUTY recalls Dreams & Co. by FULLBEAUTY girls’ nightgowns because the fabric does not meet federal flammability standards. Units: 31,500. 

October 3, 2016 CPSC; Hallee Inc. recalls bed canopies because a child may become entangled in the canopy, posing entanglement and strangulation hazards. Units: 1,000. 

October 3, 2016 CPSC; Probity Cell recalls Glion electric scooters because the frame can break where the unit folds, posing a fall hazard. Units: 230.  

September 30, 2016 CPSC; Graceleigh, Inc. recalls Sammy’s Milk Baby Food because the food may contain Cronobacter, a bacteria that can cause severe blood infections and meningitis.