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US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

February 24, 2021

SmartPool Recalls Children’s Multi-Purpose Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury The recalled helmets were incorrectly advertised and marketed for children aged 2 years or older.  However, the recalled helmets do not comply with minimum safety requirements for children younger than 5 and pose a risk of head injury to those children.

February 17, 2021

Anker Play Products Recalls 10-in-1 Incredible Inventions Science Kit Due to Violation of the Federal Lead Paint Ban Paint on the red and blue magnet contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead paint ban.  Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.  In addition, the product packaging lacks the required warning labels for magnets and balloons.

January 27, 2021

CB2 Recalls Junction Tall Chests and Low Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards The recalled chests and dressers are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. 

January 13, 2021

Juratoys Recalls Toy Trumpets Due to Choking Hazard The small plastic pieces inside the toy trumpets can come loose and can be ingested by children, posing a choking hazard.

January 7, 2021

Noble House Home Furnishings Recalls Chests, Cabinets and Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards (Recall Alert) The recalled chests, cabinets and dressers are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.  The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-19).

January 7, 2021

John Deere Recalls Frontier Rotary Tillers Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert) Some PTO drivelines were assembled without a specified safety sign.  The safety sign explains the associated hazards and that an operator or bystander can become entangled if there is contact with the driveline.

December 30, 2020

Target Recalls Infant Rompers Due to Choking Hazard  The snaps can break or detach from the rompers, posing a choking, laceration and pinching hazards to children.

December 30, 2020

Target Recalls Infant-Toddler Girl’s One-Piece Rashguard Swimsuits Due to Choking Hazard The snaps can break or detach from the suits, posing choking and laceration hazards to children.

December 23, 2020

GSK Consumer Health Recalls Five Excedrin Brands Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning Some of the bottles containing the over-the-counter drug can have a hole in the bottom.  If there is a hole, children could access and swallow the contents, posing a risk of poisoning.  These products contain the substances aspirin and acetaminophen which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).

December 10, 2020

Homfa Cabinets Recalled Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; Made by Shenzhen Luosi Ge Trading Co. (Recall Alert) The recalled cabinets are unstable if not anchored to the wall, posing tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or serious injuries to children.  The cabinets do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-19).

December 9, 2020

Spirit Halloween Recalls Children’s Flashlights Due to Fire and Burn Hazards The batteries in the flashlight can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards.

December 9, 2020

Burley Recalls Child Bicycle Seats Due to Crash Hazard The reclining plate that holds the child bicycle seat in place can detach, making the child seat unstable and can cause the rider of the bicycle to lose control, posing a crash hazard.  

December 9, 2020

Washington Shoe Company Recalls Western Chief Toddler Boots Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target Rivets used to attach the handles to the boot can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.

November 25, 2020

Eco Baby Spoons and Forks, Eco Feeding Spoons, and Eco Placemat Feeding Sets Recalled Due to Choking Hazard; Made by Herobility The Eco Baby Spoon and Fork and Eco Feeding Spoon can break into small pieces, posing a choking hazard.

November 25, 2020

Lidl US Recalls Powerfix Steel Shelving Units Due To Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards The recalled shelving units can be missing wall mounting hardware, which is used to attach the shelving unit to the wall to prevent it from tipping or falling, posing tip-over and entrapment hazards.

November 4, 2020

Target Recalls Toddler Boots Due to Choking Hazard The toggle on the boot can detach from the elastic lace, posing a choking hazard to children.

November 4, 2020

Walker Edison Recalls Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards The recalled drawer chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that may result in death or injuries to children.  The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-19).

October 29, 2020

Serena & Lily Recalls Nash Convertible Cribs Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert) The leg can become partially detached from the crib’s headboard and footboard, posing an injury hazard.

August 21, 2020

woom bikes USA Recalls Children’s Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury (Recall Alert) The recalled helmets do not meet the federal safety standard, posing a risk of head injury.

August 11, 2020

Transform Recalls Four-Drawer Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Kmart The recalled chests are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. 

July 22, 2020

Manhattan Toy Recalls ‘Manhattan Ball’ Activity Toys Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target The toy’s plastic tubes can detach from the center ball and release the small silicone teethers that are threaded on the tubes, posing a choking hazard to young children.

July 15, 2020

Nutraceutical Recalls Simplers Botanicals Wintergreen Essential Oil Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning The product contains the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the product is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.

July 2, 2020

A Better You! Recalls Belecoo Strollers Due to Violation of Federal Stroller and Carriage Safety Standard; Fall, Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards (Recall Alert) The recalled strollers violate the federal Carriages and Strollers standard.  A child’s torso can pass through the opening between the activity tray and the seat bottom and his/her head can become entrapped, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards.  The location of the crotch restraint creates a large opening between the seat bottom and the restraint, and it can become detached, posing a fall hazard to children.

June 18, 2020

Modus Furniture Recalls Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards: In-Home Remedy May be Delayed Due to COVID-19 Restrictions; Keep Product Away from Children (Recall Alert) The recalled dressers are unstable if the mirror is not installed, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.  The dressers do not comply with one of the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM 2057-17).  The tip-over restraint kits do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (F3096-14). 

June 11, 2020

Bonnsu Recalls Miniware Teething Spoons Due to Choking Hazard The teething spoon can break in a child’s mouth when being used as a teether, posing a choking hazard to infants.

June 10, 2020

Island Wear Recalls Strollers Due to Violation of Federal Stroller and Carriage Safety Standard; Fall and Choking Hazards The recalled strollers violate the federal Carriages and Strollers Safety standard. The location of the restraint system creates a large gap between the restraint and the seat. The child can slip through the gap, posing a fall hazard. In addition, the covering on the grab bar can detach and expose foam, posing a choking hazard to children.

May 21, 2020

Herman Miller and Design Within Reach Recall Dressers and Cabinets Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; Remedy May Be Delayed Due to COVID-19 Restrictions; Keep Product Away from Children (Recall Alert) The recalled dressers and cabinets are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.  The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-19).

May 20, 2020

Bunz Kidz Children’s Sleepwear Sets Recalled by Stargate Apparel Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard The children’s sleepwear sets fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear which requires sleepwear to be either snug-fitting or flame resistant, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

May 14, 2020

Flybar Recalls Swurfer Baby and Toddler Swings Due to Fall Hazard The plastic stopper on the bottom of the swing rope that holds the swing seat in place can detach, posing a fall hazard to the swing’s occupant.

May 13, 2020

Hodedah Recalls HI4DR 4-Drawer Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; Remedies May Be Delayed Due to COVID-19 Restrictions; Keep Product Away from Children The recalled chest is unstable if it is not anchored to the wall, posing tip-over and entrapment hazards that may result in death or serious injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM 2057-19).

May 7, 2020

Sobeauty Recalls “Mag Cube” Magnetic Ball Sets Due to Risk of Ingestion by Children That Could Cause Serious and Permanent Intestinal Injuries or Death (Recall Alert) The recalled magnet sets contain high-powered magnets and violate the federal standard for children’s toys.  When two or more high-powered magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside a child’s intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death.  Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects. 

May 6, 2020

Prepac Recalls 4-Drawer Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards. In-Home Remedy May Be Delayed Due to COVID-19 Restrictions; Keep Product Away from Children The recalled chests are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.

April 30, 2020

Ximi Vogue Recalls Children’s Neck Pillows Due to Violation of the Federal Lead Paint Ban; Risk of Poisoning Paint on the zippers and zipper pulls contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead paint ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

April 16, 2020

Polaris Recalls PRO XD and Ranger Utility Vehicles Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert) The seat belts on the vehicles can fail, posing an injury hazard to the user if they were to be in a collision or tip-over incident. 

April 6, 2020

Joybird Recalls Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards The recalled dressers are unstable if not anchored to the wall, posing tip-over and entrapment hazards that may result in death or serious injuries to children.  The dressers do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM 2057-17).  

April 2, 2020

Manhattan Toy Recalls Musical Lili Llama Due to Choking Hazard The screws used to attach the spinning flowers to the sides of the toy can become loose and fall off, posing a choking hazard for young children.

March 19, 2020

Children’s Tool Kits Recalled by Grizzly Industrial Due to Violation of Federal Lead Content Ban and Toy Safety Requirements The tool belt, hammer and suspenders (model H3044) contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead content standard.  In addition, the toy goggles and hardhats do not meet toy safety requirements.

March 19, 2020

Lilly of New York Children’s Winter Boots Recalled by Kidz Concepts Due to Violation of Federal Lead Content Ban; Sold Exclusively at Zulily.com (Recall Alert) The boots’ sole contain levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban.  Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

March 19, 2020

Kids & Koalas Baby Walkers Recalled Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com (Recall Alert) The baby walkers fail to meet the federal safety standard.  Specifically, they can fit through a standard doorway and are not designed to stop at the edge of a step as required by the federal safety standard and they have leg openings that allow the child to slip down until the child's head can become entrapped at the neck.  Babies using these walkers can be seriously injured or killed.

March 18, 2020

Belle Chemical Recalls Drain Cleaner Product Due to Violation of FHSA Labeling Requirement The product contains sodium hydroxide.  The label on the product violates the Federal Hazardous Substance Act (FHSA) by omitting the word “poison” for poisonous chemicals and the mandatory hazard statement on the front on the packaging.