2015 Recalls

AUGUST 2015

MZB Recalls Children’s Watches Due to Risk of Skin Irritation.   The case-back of the watch can detach and expose the interior to water, posing a risk of skin irritation, redness, rashes or chemical burns.

Manhattan Group Recalls Children’s Elephant Activity Toys Due to Choking Hazard.  The wooden ring can break into small pieces, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Disney Store Recalls Pencil Cases Due to Ingestion Hazard.  The two magnets holding the pencil case lid closed can detach, posing an ingestion hazard. When these two magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside a child’s intestines and result in serious internal injuries.

JULY 2015

Stork Craft Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard.  The crib mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal mattress flammability standard for open flames, posing a fire hazard.

Kyber Outerwear Recalls Children’s Sweaters Due to Strangulation Hazard.  The sweaters have a drawstring around the neck area that poses a strangulation hazard to children.

UPPAbaby Recalls Strollers and RumbleSeats Due to Choking Hazard. The strollers’ and RumbleSeats’ bumper bar poses a choking hazard when a child bites the bumper bar and removes a piece of the foam covering.

Pedal Axle Extenders Recalled by Specialized Bicycle Components Due to Fall Hazard. The Pedal Axle Extenders can break, and the rider can lose control, posing a fall hazard.

Bexco Recalls DaVinci Brand Cribs Due to Entrapment, Fall and Laceration Hazards.  A metal bracket that connects the mattress support to the crib can break, creating an uneven sleeping surface or a gap. If this occurs, a baby can become entrapped in the crib, fall or suffer lacerations from the broken metal bracket.

Jake's Fireworks Recalls YoYo Sparklers Due to Burn Hazard.  The sparklers burn faster and with a larger flame than normal and can burn down the stick towards users' hands, posing a burn hazard.

Barnett Outdoors Recalls Slingshots Due to Risk of Injury.  The slingshot’s wrist strap can slip off the wrist brace when the slingshot’s pouch is pulled back which can result in the body of the slingshot snapping back and striking the user.
 

JUNE 2015

Northern Tool + Equipment Recalls Little Digger Toy Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard. The red paint on the Little Digger toy frame contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.
 
Tops with Elastic Draw Cords Recalled by lululemon athletica Due to Injury Hazard.  When the elastic draw cord with a hard tip in the hood or around the neck area is pulled or caught on something and released, it can snap back, impact the face area and result in injury.
 
Bunnies by the Bay Recalls Pull Toys Due to Choking Hazard. Hub caps on the wheels can break or come off the wheel, posing a choking hazard for young children.
 
Walgreens Vitamins Recalled by International Vitamin Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement. The packaging is not child-resistant and senior friendly as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.
 
Colnago Recalls Bicycles and Frame Kits Due to Crash Hazard. The front brakes can detach from fork during use, posing a crash hazard.
 
Bicycles with SR Suntour Bicycle Forks Recalled by SR Suntour Due to Crash Hazard. The bolt that attaches the upper part of the bicycle’s fork to the lower part of the fork can break or separate and cause the front wheel to come off the bicycle. This is a crash hazard for riders.
 
Pali Design Recalls Children's Furniture Due to Tip-Over, Impact, Suffocation Hazards. The plastic restraint strap used to attach armoires, combos, dressers and hutches to a wall can break and allow the unit to tip over.
 
 

MAY 2015

IKEA Recalls Pressure-Mounted Safety Gates Due to Fall Hazard. The friction between the wall and the pressure-mounted safety gate is insufficient to hold the gate in its intended position, posing a fall hazard. In addition, the lower metal bar can be a tripping hazard.

Schylling Recalls Police Press and Go Toy Vehicles Due to Choking Hazard. The hat can detach from the policeman’s head and pose a choking hazard to young children.

Baby’s Dream Recalls Cribs and Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard. Cribs, furniture and accessories with vintage grey paint finish.

Felt Bicycles Recalls Cruiser Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard. The bicycle’s brakes can fail, posing a crash hazard.

IKEA Expands Recall of Crib Mattresses Due to Risk of Entrapment. The crib mattresses could create a gap between the mattress and crib ends larger than allowed by federal regulations, posing an entrapment hazard to infants.

APRIL 2015

Pedego Recalls Electric Bicycle Batteries Due To Fire Hazard. The batteries can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Branded LLC Recalls Kaleidoscope Toy Due to Choking, Laceration Hazards; Offered Exclusively at H-E-B Stores in Texas. The end caps of the kaleidoscope can be removed and expose small parts that can come loose and pose a choking hazard to small children and internal components that pose a risk of laceration.

Civia Cycles Recalls Hyland Bicycles, Aluminum Civia Fenders Due to Crash Hazard. The fender mounting bracket can break or bend, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

Goochie Goo Garbs Recalls Children’s Sensory Grab Garb Blankets Due to Laceration Hazard. Wire-edged ribbon used in the blanket’s ribbon tags can become exposed, posing a laceration hazard to children.

Trek Recalls Bicycles Equipped with Front Disc Brakes to Replace Quick Release Lever Due to Crash Hazard. An open quick release lever on the bicycle’s front wheel hub can come into contact with the front disc brake assembly, causing the front wheel to come to a sudden stop or separate from the bicycle, posing a risk of injury to the rider.

Shark Vacuum Cleaners Recalled by Euro-Pro Due to Shock Hazard. The aluminum wand can disconnect from the vacuum cleaner’s handle and remain energized with electricity, posing a risk of electric shock.

Roberta Roller Rabbit Recalls Children’s Pajama Sets Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The children’s pajama sets fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.

Children’s Pajamas Recalled by Smooth Industries Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

MARCH 2015

Spinrite Recalls Bernat Tizzy Yarn Due to Entanglement Hazard. In finished knit or crochet items, the yarn can unravel or snag and form a loop, posing an entanglement hazard to young children.

Child’s Catastrophic Brain Injury Prompts Recall of Residential Elevators Sold Exclusively by Coastal Carolina Elevators Due to Crushing Hazard. The elevator can operate while the gate door is open, posing a crushing hazard.

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars Due to Fall Hazard. The bolt used to affix the aerobars to the bicycle can loosen, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

Children’s Pajamas Recalled by K.J. Sportswear California Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.

Kid’s Korner Children’s Zipper Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Kroger Due to Choking Hazard. The sweatshirt zipper pull can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Youth Loungewear Pants Recalled by M&M’S World Store Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The youth loungewear pants fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.

Children’s Pajamas Recalled by KTM North America for Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Dream on Me Recalls 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle Due to Fall and Suffocation Hazards. The wire supports on the sides of the bassinet can disconnect causing the fabric sides to lower; posing a risk that infants can fall out or become entrapped and suffocate..

FEBRUARY 2015

SRAM Recalls Zipp 88 Bicycle Wheel Hubs Due to Crash and Injury Hazards. The hub flange ring on the front hub can fail posing a crash and injury hazard.

Marin Mountain Bikes Recalls Children’s Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard; Handlebars Can Loosen. The handlebars can loosen or separate during use. This can cause the rider to lose control and/or crash, posing the risk of injury.

SCOTT Recalls Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard. The bicycle helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards for bicycle helmets.

Mima Recalls Moon 3-In-1 High Chairs Due to Fall and Impact Hazard. The high chair seat can loosen and dislodge, allowing the seat and child to fall.

Airplane and Butterfly Push Toys Recalled by LS Import Due to Choking Hazard. The wheels of the airplane and the balls at the tip of the butterfly’s antenna can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Children’s Pajamas and Robes Recalled by Lazy One Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The footed pajamas and robes fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a burn hazard to children.

Performance Packaging Recalls Children’s Food Pouch Attachment Due to Choking Hazard. The tube of the pouch topper that screws onto the food pouch can separate from the round base, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Family Dollar Stores Recall Tough Treadz Auto Carrier Toy Sets Due to Laceration Hazard. The die-cast metal cars can have sharp edges that pose a laceration hazard.

JANUARY 2015

CR Brands Recalls Mean Green Cleaner and Degreaser Products Due to Chemical Hazard. The products are labeled “Does not contain Ammonia.” The products may contain ammonia. The mislabeling of the bottles can pose a chemical hazard to consumers. If ammonia is mixed with bleach or other household chemicals, irritating or toxic gases could be produced.

IKEA Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Risk of Entrapment. The crib mattresses could create a gap between the mattress and crib ends larger than allowed by federal regulations, posing an entrapment hazard to infants.

Children’s Pajamas Recalled by Star Ride Kids Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.