Monthly Archives: January 2013

Natart Chelsea Dressers Recalled Tip-Over Hazard

  This recall involves the Chelsea three-drawer windowed dresser bearing model number 3033. The dressers were sold in five finishes Cappuccino, Cappuccino with a brown top, Ebony, Ebony with a brown top, and Antique or French White. A sticker with … Continue reading

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BRP Recalls Can-Am Side-By-Side Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard

BRP is recalling about 25,000 side-by-side vehicles because debris such as leaves, hay and grass in wet terrain areas can collect in the vehicle’s exhaust pipe area in a short period of time. A hot exhaust pipe and accumulated debris … Continue reading

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Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

  A popular bicycle maker is recalling approximately 12,000 bicycles after receiving reports of the bike’s front fork breaking and causing riders to suffer nasty falls. A bicycle fork holds the front wheel in place, enabling the rider to steer … Continue reading

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Pots and Pans RECALLED

  Hy Cite Enterprises recalls Royal Prestige Thermal Wall pots and pans because of potential burn and fire hazards.   The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall of about 1.7 million Royal Prestige 9-Ply Thermal Wall Cookware … Continue reading

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Bungee Cord Danger

Bungee cords are made of elastic material with metal J-shaped or S-shaped hooks on each end. They’re used to tie down or secure equipment, restrain cargo, act as barriers, hold items in place, and can be conveniently locked or fastened … Continue reading

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Bugaboo Recalls Stroller due to Falling and Choking Hazard

  Bugaboo International is recalling more than 50,000 of its Cameleon and Donkey strollers in the United States and Canada because their handles can detach and potentially cause an injury to a child. Tuesday, Bugaboo announced that a button on … Continue reading

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Target Recalls Childrens Fleece Sleepers due to Flammability

Earlier this week, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Target announced a recall of girls’ Circo Fleece Blanket Sleepers, and children’s two-piece pajama sets. The recall involves Target Circo and Xhilaration children’s cotton or cotton/fleece two-piece pajama sets sold … Continue reading

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Consumer Alert: Mirena IUD Warning

First approved for use by the FDA in 2000, the Mirena IUD has become an increasingly popular form of long-term contraception. The IUD is a flexible T-shaped plastic device that is inserted into the uterus by a physician or other … Continue reading

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New Crib Standards

YouTube Crib Standards Video New crib standards include making hardware stronger, improved slat strength, improved mattress support and durability, prohibition of traditional drop sides, and overall tougher testing. Make sure your new crib complies with the new federal standard. If … Continue reading

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Recalled Products from CPSC

 Recall Roundup from CPSC Here is the most recent recall round up from CPSC. Check to make sure you don’t have any of these products in your home, including: water balls, growing skulls, fabulous flowers, dynocube magnets, and Shellys Dinner … Continue reading

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