2014 Recalls

April 2014 Recalls

BedHead Pajamas Recalls Children’s Pajamas 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 2014 Recalls

Wal-Mart Recalls Dolls Due to Burn Hazard. The circuit board in the chest of the electronic my sweet love/ my sweet baby cuddle care dolls can overheat, causing the doll to get hot.

IKEA Recalls Children’s Bed Canopies Due to Strangulation Hazard. A child can get tangled at the neck in the canopy's 7-foot long mesh fabric.

Bedz King Recalls Bunk Beds with Side Ladder Due To Entrapment Hazard.  A protruding corner post on the bunk bed exceeds the 5mm allowed by industry standard. The beds were sold at BunkBedKing.com.

Minga Fair Trade Imports Recalls Wooden Flipping Acrobat Toys Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard. The paint on the toys contains excessive levels of lead.

Ganz Recalls Grumpy Cat Stuffed Animal Toys Due to Choking Hazard. The eyes on the recalled lying and sitting Grumpy Cat plush toys and on a Grumpy Cat key chain can detach.

Vera Bradley Recalls Bear Ring Rattles and Bunny Toys Due to Choking Hazard. The pom-pom tail can detach from the body of the bear rattle and the bunny.

ZLP Manufacturing Recalls Hornet Zip Line Trolleys Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert). The retaining pin can release and cause the two side plates of the trolley to separate and fall off the zip line.

Tektro USA and TRP Recall Bicycle Mechanical Disc Brake Calipers Due to Crash Hazard. The Spyre and Spyre SLC calipers were sold as original and aftermarket equipment on bicycles.

Design Ideas Recalls Magnets Due to Risk of Ingestion.The small magnet can easily detach from the office and refrigerator magnets. If swallowed, the magnets can link together inside the intestines and can cause perforations, sepsis and death.

February 2014 Recalls

Rowe Fine Furniture Recalls Ottomans Due to Risk of Suffocation (Recall Alert). Young children can become trapped inside the ottoman's storage compartment.

Cork Block Stacking Toys Recalled by A Harvest Company Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at StorkStack.com. Small pieces of cork can break off the stackable blocks.

Rollerblade USA Recalls Tempest Inline Skates Due to Fall Hazard. The mounting holes in the boot and frame of the high performance training or racing skates can be misaligned and can separate.

Eastman Footwear Recalls Coleman Runestone Children’s Shoes Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods. The metal rivets surrounding the holes where the shoestring is secured on the shoes can have sharp edges.

U.S. Polo Assn. Recalls Girl’s Jacket Due to Strangulation Hazard. The jackets have a band that wraps around the neck.

Infantino Recalls Teething Toys Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target. Infantino has received reports of infants choking or gagging on the monkey's tail.

BebeLove Recalls Baby Walkers Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards. The walkers can fit through a standard doorway and are not designed to stop at the edge of a step. Also, a child's head can get trapped in the leg openings.

3T Design Recalls Cervélo Bicycles with Aduro Aero Handlebars Due to Risk of Injury. On 2012 and 2013 Cervélo P5 bicycles, the forward extension mounts can detach from the base bar and cause the rider to lose control.

Lion Force Recalls Boys’ Puffer Coats Due to Strangulation Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Burlington Coat Factory. The children's jackets have a drawstring through the hood.

Runway Global Recalls Girls’ Sugarfly Hooded Jackets Due to Strangulation Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Burlington Coat Factory. The jackets were sold with drawstrings through the hood or neck. These drawstrings pose a hazard to young children.


January 2014 Recalls

Strollers Recalled by Britax
The hinge on the folding mechanism on B-Agile single and double strollers and BOB Motion strollers can injure consumers when consumers fold the strollers.

Fred and Friends Recalls Infant Pacifiers
The Chill Baby Artiste, Volume and Panic pacifiers fail to meet federal safety standards.

West Marine Recalls Folding Bicycles
West Marine Jetty Express 2 and Port Runner 2 bicycle frames can break. Bikes are used in and around docks and marinas.

Gree Expands Dehumidifier Recall to Include GE Brand Dehumidifiers
The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire. Fires reported.

IKEA Expands Recall of Junior Beds that Pose Laceration Hazard
The metal rod connecting the guard rail to the bed can break in use.

Reebok-CCM Recalls Senior Hockey Elbow Pads
Foam padding inside the elbow pads can crack, fracture or split.

Horizon Hobby Recalls Remote Controlled Model Helicopters
The tail rotor grip that secures the tail rotor blade to the tail rotor hub can separate and release from the helicopter, causing it to crash.

Nationwide Industries Recalls Trident Pool Gate Latches
The magnet on the gate latches can loosen and fail to secure the gate properly.

Playtex Recalls Pacifier Holder Clips
The pacifier holder clips can crack and a small part can break off. The binky clips were sold from July 2010 through October 2013.

Playtex retira del mercado clips porta chupón debido a riesgo de asfixia
The pacifier holder clips can crack and a small part can break off. The binky clips were sold from July 2010 through October 2013.

Baby Rattles Recalled by Midwest-CBK
The head on the bear, monkey and lion rattles can detach.

Under Armour Recalls Infant Sports Jersey Kits
The shoulder snaps on the shirt can detach.

SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes
The road bike brake systems can fail to work.

CPSC Approves New Federal Safety Standard for Infant Bedside Sleepers
The new regulation improves the safety of bedside sleepers, a bassinet-type infant product that is secured to an adult bed.

Norwood Furniture Recalls Science Tables
The wooden legs can split causing instability which poses an injury hazard to those using the table.