Recalls Feed

Mugs with cork bottoms recalled by Accompany USA due to burn risk

Accompany USA is recalling about 25,000 ceramic mugs with cork bottoms. The company has received one report of the mug breaking after hot liquid was poured into it. No injuries have been reported. The mugs were sold online or given out for free as promotional products with company or other logos. Read more →

More than 30,000 residential elevators are being recalled after spinal injury to child

Residential Elevators Inc. is recalling about 31,000 home elevators. Young children can be trapped in the space between the exterior landing or hoistway door and the interior elevator car door or gate if there’s a hazardous gap. They can suffer serious injuries or death if caught in the gap when the elevator is called to another floor. Read more →

Agit Global is recalling paddleboard paddles due to puncture or laceration risks

About 124,000 paddles sold with stand-up paddleboards are being recalled by Agit Global. The paddle can suddenly break mid-shaft into two pieces during use, exposing sharp edges and posing puncture or laceration risks. Agit Global has received 19 reports of the paddle breaking during use. Read more →

After one death, 4moms recalls more than 2 million MamaRoo and RockaRoo infant swings and rockers due to entanglement and strangulation risks

About two million MamaRoo swings and 220,000 RockaRoo rockers are being recalled in the United States, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Thorley Industries, doing business as 4moms, announced Monday. In addition, 60,000 MamaRoo and 10,000 RockaRoo were sold in Canada. Read more →

Nearly 1.4 miter saws are being recalled by DeWALT due to injury and laceration risk

DeWALT is recalling about 1,364,000 12-inch Sliding Compound miter saws in the United States and about 118,600 in Canada. The miter saw’s rear safety guard can break or detach, posing an injury risk due to projectiles that can strike the user and bystanders and a laceration risk to the user. Read more →

TJX to pay $13 million to settle charges it sold recalled products

The TJX Companies Inc. has agreed to pay a $13 million civil penalty for selling recalled consumer products, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reported Tuesday. It also agreed to maintain a compliance program to ensure that recalled products won’t be sold in the future. Read more →

Stop using King Song electric unicycles due to fire risk, safety agency warns

The Consumer Product Safety Commission is warning consumers about the risk of battery fires with King Song electric unicycles. It urges consumers to stop using the unicycles with model number KS-16S immediately and dispose of them at a recycling facility or household hazardous waste collection point.  Read more →

Solar-powered umbrellas sold at Costco are being recalled due to fire and burn risks

SunVilla Corp. is recalling about 400,000 10-foot Solar LED Market umbrellas in the United States and about 33,000 in Canada. The lithium-ion batteries in the umbrella’s solar panels can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. The firm has received six reports of the lithium-ion batteries overheating. Read more →