2016 Recalls

FEBRUARY 2016

KHS America Recalls Children's Musical Instrument Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard.  The pink metal note bar on the glockenspiel may contain excessive levels of lead in the paint, violating the Federal lead paint standard.  If the paint is scraped off and ingested lead can cause adverse health effects.

Wedgwood Decorative Baby Rattles Recalled by WWRD Due to Choking Hazard.  The ball bearings inside each side of the decorative rattle can be released, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Dollar General Recalls Construction Truck Toy Vehicles Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Dollar General.  The toy truck remote control can short circuit, causing it to overheat and posing fire and burn hazards

JANUARY 2016

Chillafish Recalls Children's Balance Bikes Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert).  Overinflated tires can cause the wheel rims to crack and send pieces of the plstic rim flying, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.

CPSC, NHTSA and Britax Announce Recall of Infant Car Seats Due to Fall Hazard.  The car seat carry handle can crack and break allowing the seat to fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury to the infant

Britax Recalls Strollers and Replacement Top Seats Due to Choking Hazard.  The foam padding on the stroller's arm bar can come off in fragments if the child bites the arm bar, posing a choking hazard.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Recalls Infant Bodysuits Due to Choking Hazard.  The snaps on the bodysuits can detach posing a choking hazard to young children.

IKEA Recalls Toy Drums and Drumstick Sets Due to Choking Hazard.  The ruber ball on the drumsticks can detach or be unscrewed posing a choking hazard.

School Speciality Expands NeoRok Stools Recall Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert).  The stool can break during use posing a fall hazard.

Zulily Recalls Children's Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert).  The pajamas do not meet the federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries.