Graco Recalls Quattro™ and MetroLite™ Strollers Due to Risk of Entrapment and Strangulation Four Infant Strangulation Deaths Reported

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission … Continue reading Graco Recalls Quattro™ and MetroLite™ Strollers Due to Risk of Entrapment and Strangulation Four Infant Strangulation Deaths Reported

Fisher-Price Recalls 2.8 Million Infant Toys with Inflatable Balls Due to Choking Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Products: … Continue reading Fisher-Price Recalls 2.8 Million Infant Toys with Inflatable Balls Due to Choking Hazard

Albee Baby Recalls C & T International/Sorelle Brand “Prescott” Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards Re-labeled Simplicity Cribs Contain Recalled Mattress Support Frames

Albee Baby Recalls C & T International/Sorelle Brand "Prescott" Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards Re-labeled Simplicity Cribs Contain Recalled Mattress Support Frames WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using … Continue reading Albee Baby Recalls C & T International/Sorelle Brand “Prescott” Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards Re-labeled Simplicity Cribs Contain Recalled Mattress Support Frames

Recall Roundup – August 2010

Currently HOT items being recalled by the CPSC

Additional Reports of Fires and Low Consumer Response Rate Prompt Reannouncement of Goldstar and Comfort-Aire Dehumidifier Recall

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today reannounced a voluntary recall of the following consumer products. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Portable Dehumidifiers Units: … Continue reading Additional Reports of Fires and Low Consumer Response Rate Prompt Reannouncement of Goldstar and Comfort-Aire Dehumidifier Recall

Baby Matters Recalls Nap Nanny® Recliners Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards; One Infant Death Reported

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Baby Matters LLC, of Berwyn, Pa., is announcing the voluntary recall of 30,000 Nap Nanny® portable baby recliners. CPSC is investigating a report of a 4-month-old girl from Royal Oak, Mich. who died in a Nap Nanny® that was being used in … Continue reading Baby Matters Recalls Nap Nanny® Recliners Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards; One Infant Death Reported

Near Strangulation Prompts Recall of Roman and Roller Shades by Smith+Noble

Smith+Noble has added its name to the retailers joining the voluntary recall announced in December 2009 of ALL Roman shades and roll-up blinds. WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products … Continue reading Near Strangulation Prompts Recall of Roman and Roller Shades by Smith+Noble

CPSC – Crib Safety & Recall Q&A

CPSC  - Moms ask questions about how to make sure their crib is safe.

McDonald’s “Shrek” glass recall clouded by a lack of standards.

McDonald's decision to recall 12 million "Shrek" beverage glasses that contain cadmium in their colored designs bears the hallmarks of a classic product-safety scare. Cadmium is a known carcinogen, and the Illinois-based fast-food giant was selling the glassware in a large-scale promotion tied to the popular children's film franchise. But as more information emerged Friday, … Continue reading McDonald’s “Shrek” glass recall clouded by a lack of standards.

1.7 Million Maytag Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Dishwashers Units: About … Continue reading 1.7 Million Maytag Recalls Dishwashers Due to Fire Hazard

Urgent! Please Pass On! – Children’s Deaths Prompt Recall of 1.8 Million Toy Dart Gun Sets Sold Exclusively at Family Dollar Stores

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Family Dollar Stores Inc., of Charlotte, N.C., is announcing the voluntary recall of 1.8 million toy dart gun sets, due to an aspiration hazard. CPSC and Family Dollar have received reports of two asphyxiation deaths involving a 9-year-old boy in Chicago, Ill. … Continue reading Urgent! Please Pass On! – Children’s Deaths Prompt Recall of 1.8 Million Toy Dart Gun Sets Sold Exclusively at Family Dollar Stores

217,000 Graco®-Branded Drop Side Cribs Made by LaJobi Recalled Due to Entrapment and Suffocation Hazards

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Graco®-branded drop side cribs made by LaJobi Units: About 217,000 Manufacturer: LaJobi Inc., of Cranbury, N.J. … Continue reading 217,000 Graco®-Branded Drop Side Cribs Made by LaJobi Recalled Due to Entrapment and Suffocation Hazards