Safe Kids is committed to keeping you informed about recalls of products that can put kids at risk. This recall report contains heating pads that can overheat and pain creams with Lidocaine recalled because they do not meet federal child-resistant packaging requirements. 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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February 27, 2019 CPSC; Harbor Freight Tools recalls its 80 Lumen 12V rechargeable flashlights because they can overheat while charging, posing a burn hazard to consumers. Units: 500,000.
March 13, 2019 CPSC; H-E-B recalls its Ktichen & Table 5.5 Quart Saute Pan with glass lid because the lid can crack or shatter during normal use, posing a laceration hazard. Units: About 12,000.
March 12, 2019 CPSC; HP expands recall of its lithium-ion batteries for HP commercial notebook computers and mobile workstations because the batteries can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 78,500 (an additional 50,000 were recalled in January 2018). (This recall expansion was announced independently by the manufacturer during the government shutdown).
March 12, 2019 Manufacturer; Igloo Products voluntarily recalls its Marine Elite model ice coolers following reports that a 5-year-old child climbed into one and closed the lid. According to the manufacturer, “It is possible that the stainless-steel latch could inadvertently close where a person could potentially become locked inside.” This was a voluntary recall announced by the company.
March 8, 2019 CPSC; TJX Companies Inc. recalls its Aroma Home USB Heated Hottie heating pads sold exclusively at TJ Maxx and Marshalls stores because the heating pads can overheat during use, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: 5,600 (an additional 3,600 were sold in Canada).
February 28, 2019 CPSC; Biotouch recalls its EZY Gel Topical Anesthetic Gel because it fails to meet child-resistant packaging requirements of the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The product contains lidocaine, posing a poisoning hazard to children. Units: 8500.
February 28, 2019 CPSC; Clinical Resolution Laboratory recalls its Numb 100 topical anesthetic cream because it fails to meet child-resistant packaging requirements of the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The product contains lidocaine, posing a poisoning hazard to children. Units: 26,500.
February 26, 2019 CPSC; JumpSport recalls its half-fold mini-trampolines because the trampoline frame can forcefully hit the user, posing an injury risk. Units: 11,300 (an additional 1,200 were sold in Canada).
February 26, 2019 CPSC; D & D Futon Furniture recalls its Sleeper Chair Folding Foam Beds because they fail to meet the federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard. Units: 800
February 21, 2019 CPSC; SRAM recalls its i-Motion 3 internal gear hubs for bicycles because they can fail, posing crash and injury hazards to the rider. Units: 7,000 (an additional 700 were sold in Canada). (This recall was announced independently by the manufacturer during the government shutdown).