Category Archives: Recalls

La-Z-Boy Recalls Wall Saver Power Reclining Furniture Due to Fall Hazard (Recall Alert)

Recall Summary Name of product: PowerReclineXRw Hazard: When reclined, the furniture can tip forward if the consumer exits without bringing the chair to an upright position, posing a fall hazard. Units About 2,600 Description The recalled power reclining furniture involves … Continue reading

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Women’s Silk Scarves Recalled Due to Burn Hazard, Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

Recall Summary: Name of product: Silk scarves Hazard: The scarves fail to meet the federal flammability standard for wearing apparel and pose a burn hazard to consumers. Remedy: Refund Consumer Contact: Gena Accessories Inc. toll-free at (866) 974-4362 from 9 … Continue reading

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Hobby Lobby candle recall

Recall Summary Name of product: DD brand candles Hazard: The candle’s high flame can ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard. Remedy: View Details Refund Consumer Contact: CoScentrix toll-free at (888) 298-2722 from 8 a.m. to 5 … Continue reading

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Home Depot rugs recalled for fire hazard

Altitude Gold shag rugs Hazard: The large rugs fail to meet federal standards for flammability and could ignite, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. The small rugs fail to meet federal labeling requirements. Small rugs are not required to … Continue reading

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Yamaha snowmobile recall for fire hazard

Recall Summary Name of product: Yamaha snowmobiles Hazard: Fuel hose joint can leak during operation, posing a fire hazard. Remedy: Repair Consumer Contact: Yamaha at (800) 962-7926 anytime or online at www.yamahamotorsports.com and under the Sports tab, subcategory Snowmobile, click … Continue reading

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FDA waits 4 days to announce nationwide recall of blood glucose test strips

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - June 6*, 2014 - Diabetic Supply of Suncoast, Inc. initiated a nationwide voluntary recall of all BMB-BA006A Advocate Redi-Code+ blood glucose test strip lots manufactured by BroadMaster Bio-Tech Corp in the market place. The Advocate Redi-Code+ … Continue reading

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Nest Labs Recalls to Repair Nest Protect Smoke + CO Alarm Due to Failure to Sound Alert

Recall Summary Nest Protect: Smoke + CO Alarm Hazard: Activity near the product during a fire can prevent the alarm from immediately sounding when the Nest Wave feature is enabled. Consumer Contact: Nest Labs at (800) 249-4280 anytime or online … Continue reading

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Stonyfield, Walmart, Target yogurt recall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE —April 25, 2014 – Organic yogurt maker Stonyfield is voluntarily recalling 188 6-packs of 4 oz YoBaby Peach/Pear cups with the code date June 05 2014 (UPC 052159701161). The 4 oz 6-packs were shipped to Target stores … Continue reading

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6.4 million Toyota vehicles recalled for steering problems

(Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp, in its second-largest recall announcement, said on Wednesday that it would call back 6.39 million vehicles globally after uncovering five different faults involving parts ranging from steering to seats. The world’s biggest automaker said it … Continue reading

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Abbott Issues Recall of Certain Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 14, 2014 - Abbott is voluntarily conducting a recall for the FreeStyle® Blood Glucose Meter and the FreeStyle Flash® Blood Glucose Meter. These two meters have not been in production since 2010. Other Abbott Diabetes … Continue reading

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Fitness Anywhere recalls TRX Dip and Hammer Bars

Recall Summary Name of product: TRX Dip and Hammer Bars Hazard: The welds on the bars can crack or break and cause the user to fall, posing a risk of injury. Remedy: Replace Consumer Contact: Fitness Anywhere toll-free at (888) … Continue reading

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Rollerblade recall

Recall Summary Name of product: Rollerblade® Tempest Inline Skates Hazard: The mounting holes in the boot and frame can be misaligned causing the boot to separate from the frame and posing a fall hazard. Remedy: Replace Consumer Contact: Rollerblade USA … Continue reading

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Club Car Recalls Golf and Transport Vehicles Due to Fall Hazard

Recall Summary Name of product: Precedent I2 golf and transport vehicles Hazard: The hip restraint on the passenger side can fracture, posing a fall hazard. Remedy: Replace Consumer Contact: Club Car at (800) 227-0739, ext. 3831, from 8 a.m. to … Continue reading

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