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Children's Product Recalls - October 2018
Safe Kids is committed to keeping you informed about recalls of products that can put kids at risk. This recall report includes reptile cage lights that can ignite and Pull-Back Speedy Jets toy planes with tires that can detach and pose a choking hazard to young children. 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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October 1, 2018 CPSC; UberScientific recalls its Uber Numb topical anesthetic cream and spray because the packaging fails to meet child resistance standards required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. Units: About 76,000.
October 25, 2018 CPSC; I Play recalls infant rattles because pieces of the rattle can detach and pose a choking hazard. Units: 6,100 (30 in Canada).
October 31, 2018 CPSC; Fantasia Accessories recalls Cat & Jack furry critter slap bracelets because the wristband can pierce the protective fabric and expose sharp edges, posing a laceration hazard. Units: 22,500
October 26, 2018 CPSC; INNOCHEER recalls children’s musical instruments sets because paint on the toys and case contain levels of lead exceeding the federal lead paint ban, posing a health hazard to children. Units: 440.
October 25, 2018 CPSC; CB2 recalls pendant chandeliers because the electrical wiring can come loose and pose fire, shock hazards. Units: 260.
October 25, 2018 CPSC; Haier America recalls top-mount refrigerators because an electrical component can short circuit and pose a fire hazard. Units: 137,000.
October 25, 2018 CPSC; Pacific Cycle recalls adult men’s mountain bikes because the “downtube” can crack and pose a fall hazard. Units: 17,600.
October 25, 2018 CPSC; Shimano recalls bike helmets because they fail to comply with the federal safety standard for helmets, posing a risk of head injury. Units: 10,000.
October 24, 2018 CPSC; Yvolve Sports electric skateboards because tires can deflate and cause a fall hazard. Units: 10,000.
October 24, 2018 CPSC; Cub Cadet recalls utility vehicles because the neck of its fuel tank can crack, cause a leak and pose a fire hazard. Units: 350.
October 23, 2018 CPSC; Huish Outdoors recalls scuba Zeagle Sport BCD buoyancy control devices because the buttons can break or fracture, leading to a rapid loss of air. It can pose a drowning hazard to scuba divers. About: 2,600 (800 in Canada).
October 22, 2018 FDA; Promise Pharmacy is recalling lot of Prednisone and Gatifloxacin Ophthalmic solution because it was found to have a small particulate floating in the eye drop solution.
October 19, 2018 CPSC; Brookstone recalls Big Blue Party wireless speakers because the lithium ion batteries can overheat and catch fire, posing a fire hazard. Units: 164,000.
October 18, 2018; CPSC; Kikkerland recalls wireless charger bedside pockets for mobile phones and similar devices because they can overheat, posing a fire hazard. Units: 3,600.
October 16, 2018 CPSC; Gold recalls Eddie Bauer infant carriers because its buckles can break and pose a fall hazard to small children. Units: 22,000.
October 16, 2018 CPSC; Abond Group recalls Tubeez baby bath support seats because they fail federal stability standards; the seat can tip over or infant can slip underneath the front support, posing a drowning hazard. Units: 80 (5,109 in Canada).
October 10, 2018 CPSC; Spiraledge recalls its Everyday Yoga Backless Chairs because they can break at the seat or support rod, posing a fall hazard. Units: About 12,400 (an additional 120 were sold in Canada).
October 10, 2018 CPSC; Canyons recalls its 2018 model Spectral mountain bikes because the chainstays can fail, causing rear wheel detachment and loss of control, posing a crash hazard. Units: About 820.
October 9, 2018 CPSC; Marker recalls its Kingpin 10 and Kingpin 13 alpine touring ski bindings because the toe piece pins can break, allowing the binding to release too easily and posing a fall hazard. Units: About 4,100 (an additional 2,200 were sold in Canada).
October 9, 2018 CPSC; Cracker Barrel Country Store recalls its Decorative Driftwood Pineapples because the metal leaves on top of the pineapples have sharp edges, posing a laceration hazard. Units: About 1,500.
October 4, 2018 CPSC; BCI Burke recalls its Metal Playground Climbers because the welded handgrip openings can be too large, meaning a child’s body could become stuck in them, posing a strangulation hazard. Units: About 200.
October 3, 2018 CPSC; Yamaha recalls its 2016 – 2018 model year Golf Cars, Personal Transportation and Specialty Vehicles because the accelerator pedal’s return spring can break, posing a crash hazard. Units: 145,000.
October 3, 2018 CPSC; Walmart recalls its Ozark Trail camp axes because the axe head can separate from the handle, posing an injury hazard. Units: About 246,000.
October 2, 2018 CPSC; AAA Innovations recalls its Promotional Cooler/Grills because the wooden cabinet surrounding the grill can catch fire, posing a fire hazard. Units: About 275.