Recalls this week: Toy fishing games, crib mattresses
The Associated Press
Sep. 11, 2015
More than 14,000 toy fishing games that pose a choking hazard to children are among this week's recalled consumer products. Other recalled products include crib mattresses that pose a fire hazard.
Here's a more detailed look:
TOY FISHING GAMES
DETAILS: Two models of the Juratoys fishing game, Sardines and Starfish. The fishing game user picks up a toy fish using a play fishing rod with a magnetic worm. The Sardine fishing game has a red and white sardine with a yellow eye painted on a sardine-shaped tin and has product number J08152 printed on the bottom of the container at the tail, and on the back of one of the fish pieces. The Starfish fishing game has an orange starfish painted on a starfish-shaped tin with a product number J08153 printed on the bottom of the container and on the back of one of the fish pieces. The lid of each tin package contains the word "Janod." They were sold at www.citruslane.com, www.burrogoods.com, www.terratoys.com, www.patinastores.com andnumerous retail stores including Patina, Burro, and Terra Toys and at Juratoys trade shows from April 2015 through August 2015.
WHY: The plastic worm at the end of the fishing pole line can separate, producing small parts that pose a choking hazard to children. Additionally, the small magnet inside the worm can come loose Swallowing multiple magnets can result in serious internal injury.
INCIDENTS: 417 reports of the plastic worm at the end of the fishing pole line separating and releasing small parts, including four reports of children ingesting a small part. No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 14,000 in the U.S. and about 200 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Call Juratoys U.S. at 877-271-0440 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.juratoysus.com or www.janod.com and click on the "Product Recall" link at the bottom of the page for more information.
DETAILS: Connected by TCP 5-inch and 6-inch LED Downlight retrofits for recessed cans. These replacement downlights are white and produce a soft white (2700 Kelvin) or bright white (5000 Kelvin) color temperature. Affected units have item number "CD611LC" and the date code printed directly on the black base of the lamp. They include Item number CD611LC with UPC# 7-62148-26168-1 and date codes 1410210, 1424217, 1428217, 1439217, 1444217, 1451217. "Connected automated home lighting system" is printed on the product packaging, along with the item number, UPC code and date code. They were sold at The Home Depot stores and electrical distributors nationwide and at Amazon.com from June 2014 through June 2015.
WHY: The internal wiring in the LED downlights can contact the downlight's metal trim, posing a shock hazard to consumers.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 24,400 in the U.S. and about 6,200 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Call Technical Consumer Products at 800-397-2864 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, send email to email@example.com, or visit www.tcpi.com and click on "Recall" for more information.
DETAILS: IKEA VYSSA SPELEVINK crib mattresses. The crib mattresses are white with a blue piping around the edge and have an identification label attached to the mattress cover has the date of manufacture in Month-DD-YY format or YY-W format and the VYSSA SPELEVINK model name. Mattresses made after July 2007 also have a federal tag at the foot of the mattress. They were sold at IKEA stores nationwide and at www.ikea-usa.com from October 2000 through May 2014.
WHY: The crib mattresses fail to meet the federal open flame standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 38,400 in the U.S. VYSSA SPELEVINK crib mattresses were previously recalled in January 2015 and again in May 2015 for entrapment hazards.
FOR MORE: Call IKEA at 888-966-4532 anytime or visit www.ikea-usa.com and click on the recall link at the top of the page for more information.
DETAILS: This recall involves Nestlé three and five gallon cold and hot water dispensers. The Nestlé Waters North America logo is on the front of the units. They include Model numbers BW210EZ and BW210EZES with serial numbers LB15A12606, LB15A12620, LB15A12622, LB15A12631, LB15A12670, LB15A12687, LB15A12690, LB15A12762, LB15A12763, LB15A12848, LB15A12849, LB15A12870, and LB15A12888.The model and serial numbers are printed on a white sticker on the back of the units. The water dispensers were distributed to businesses and residential customers in Florida, Massachusetts and New York as part of a water delivery contract.
WHY: The screws holding the heat band in the dispensers can break or detach and cause the unit to overheat, posing a fire hazard.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 190.
FOR MORE: Call Nestlé Waters North America at 877-580-4638 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET, or visit www.readyrefresh.com and click on "Safety & Storage" at the bottom of the page for more information.
DETAILS: This recall involves a Shaker chair and four different Shaker bar stool. Specifically they include the Occasional Shaker Chair with item number DO484 and Windsor Shaker Stool with item numbers DO485 and DO487. They were sold at Rejuvenation stores nationwide, at www.rejuvenation.com and through Rejuvenation Catalog nationwide from May 2015 through June 2015.
WHY: The legs and back of these products can break, causing the person sitting on the chair or stool to fall.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 780.
FOR MORE: Call Rejuvenation at 888-401-1900 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET Monday through Sunday or visit www.rejuvenation.com and click on Safety Recall for more information.
DETAILS: Kenwood Blend-X PRO, BLM800. On the bottom of the blender's base, the rating label of recalled units has Type BLM80 and a date code ranging from 14X01 to 15X22 ("X" being any letter) stamped on the label. They were sold at Bloomingdales, Classic Cook, Frontgate, Good 4u Products, Kitchen Appliances, Kitchen Couture, Kitchen Window, Kitchens With Jazz, Las Cosas Cooking, Le Petite, M & K, Main Street Kitchens, Rolling Pin-Neeve, Ralph's Thyme In The Kitchen, The Cooking Depot, The Cupboard, The Kitchen Clique and at Bllomingdales.com and frontgate.com from August 2014 through July 2015.
WHY: The lower blade can break during use, posing a laceration hazard.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 150 in the U.S. and about 860 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Call Kenwood at 866-367-4561 anytime or visit www.kenwoodworld.com, click on United States and then "Recall Information" for more information.
METAL CUTTER SAWS
DETAILS: The EY3530NQMKW 15.6V Cordless Metal Cutter Kit and the EYC136NQK 15.6V Cordless Metal Cutter Combo Kit. The model EY3530 metal cutter saw is a circular metal cutting saw in black with yellow accents. "Panasonic" is printed in white letters on the upper wrap around blade guard. "15.6 V" and "Metal Cutter Saw" are printed in black letters with yellow highlights on the blade guard. The recalled metal cutters are about 13 inches long and 6.7 pounds. The model EY136 combo kit includes the EY3530 circular metal cutting saw and also includes a drill and other accessories. The model number and date code are located on the bottom of the lower support, between the battery and the blade. The first number in the date code is the year, the second and the third are the month and the last four digits are the production number. They include date codes 3120001 through 3120030, 4010001 through 4010030, 4030001 through 4030030, 4080001 through 4080060, and 5010001 through 5010060. They were sold at industrial distributors nationwide from April 2014 through June 2015.
WHY: The lower blade guard can get stuck in the fully retracted position and not automatically release to cover the blade. The exposed blade poses a laceration hazard and risk of injury.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 165.
FOR MORE: Call Panasonic Corp. of North America at 800-743-2335 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. ET on Saturday and Sunday or visit www.panasonic.com and click on Product Recall for more information.
DETAILS: Baja Motorsports gas-powered mini bikes made during November 2014 and December 2014. The recalled mini bikes have a black frame with a black padded seat, a storage tank and fenders that are camouflage, side reflectors, a headlight and a tail light. A decal with model number "Baja Warrior 200" inside a circle with wings attached is on both sides of the storage tank. The date of manufacture is printed on the bottom right of the Vehicle Emissions Control Information label in the MM/YY format. The label is attached to the front side of the engine. They were sold at Tractor Supply Company stores from February 2015 through August 2015.
WHY: The front fork can separate from the wheel, posing fall and crash hazards to riders.
INCIDENTS: 22 reports of the front forks separating from the wheel, including 11 reports of minor injuries.
HOW MANY: About 4,600.
FOR MORE: Call Baja at 888-863-2252 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit www.bajamotorsports.com and click on Safety Information for more information.
KITEBOARD CONTROL SYSTEMS
DETAILS: This recall involves three TrimLite Cleat trim control systems for Cabrinha kiteboards, including the Overdrive 1X with TrimLite, the standard 1X with TrimLite and the Chaos 1X with TrimLite models. A trim line connects the kite to the handle held by the user, allowing the user to control the kite. Only trim lines with white tape below the loop connecting the trim line to the cleat are part of this recall. The Overdrive 1X with TrimLite has model number KS6CSODQC, the standard 1X with TrimLite control system has model number KS6CSFXQL and the Chaos 1X control system has model number KS6CSCHFX. The model numbers are located on a cloth tab attached to the bungee line restrainers at the end of the bars. They were sold at watersports stores nationwide from July 2015 through August 2015.
WHY: The point of connection between the kiteboard's trim line and the depower mainline can break, and cause a loss of control, posing a risk of injury.
INCIDENTS: About 750.
HOW MANY: Four reports of the kiteboard trim lines breaking. No injuries have been reported.
FOR MORE: Call Cabrinha Kites collect at 808-893-0286 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. HST Monday through Friday, or visit www.cabrinhakites.com and click on Safety Alert at the top of the page for more information.
DETAILS: Bosch's Radion wireless round smoke alarms installed as part of Bosch security systems. The alarms have a Bosch label on the back with "RFSM-A," a bar code with "F01U263962" and a 17-digit serial number starting with 0922320XXX. The XXX in the 8th through 10th positions of the serial number designates the date code. Only alarms with date codes 001 through 458 are included in the recall. They were sold by security system dealers nationwide from November 2013 through October 2014.
WHY: The alarms can fail to alert consumers to a fire, posing a fire hazard.
INCIDENTS: Two reports that alarms failed to sound during installation testing.
HOW MANY: About 950.
FOR MORE: Call Bosch Security Systems at 800-289-0096 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET or at www.boschsecurity.us and click on Service and Support, then Customer Service and Presales, then Related Links and go to Technical Bulletins and Safety Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.
TOUCHLESS KITCHEN FAUCETS
DETAILS: Glacier Bay and Sch?n brand touchless kitchen faucets sold exclusively at The Home Depot stores nationwide and online at www.homedepot.com from March 2015 through May 2015. Glacier Bay is printed on the base of the Glacier Bay faucets. Sch?n is printed on the base of the Sch?n faucets. The recall includes model number 67536-1001 with manufacturing dates 14-10-29 through 15-04-14, model number 67536-1027H2 with manufacturing dates 14-10-29 through 15-04-14, model number 67536-1008D2 with manufacturing dates 14-10-29 through 15-04-14, model number 67558-0101 with manufacturing dates 14-10-29 through 15-04-14, and model number 67558-0108D2 with manufacturing dates 14-10-29 through 15-04-14. The model number and the manufacturing date are printed on the faucet's black piping that connects the faucet to the kitchen's water pipe under the sink.
WHY: The battery box used to power the faucet's sensor can short circuit, overheat and/or melt, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.
INCIDENTS: Six reports of the faucet's battery box overheating, melting and/or smoking, including one report of a fire in the box and one report of a burn to a consumer's thumb.
HOW MANY: About 4,500.
FOR MORE: Call Lota USA/Parts Helper at 877-580-5682 Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. ET, on Saturdays between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. ET, or visit www.lotausa.com and click on "Recall" or at www.homedepot.com and click on "Product Recalls" at the bottom of the page for more information.
DETAILS: Philips 60W PAR 16 120V halogen bulbs made from November 2013 to March 2015. Date codes that represent the month and year of production are painted on the bulb glass along with "PHILIPS Halogena PAR 16," ''China" and "60W/120/V." Recalled bulb date codes for 2013 include 3L and 3M. The date codes for 2014 include 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E, 4F, 4G, 4H, 4J, 4K, 4L, and 4M. The date codes for 2015 include 5A, 5B and 5C. They were sold at The Home Depot stores and professional distributors nationwide and online at www.Amazon.com from November 2013 through March 2015.
WHY: The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or the lens can fall and shatter, posing a laceration and burn hazard.
INCIDENTS: 13 reports of the lens of the bulb shattering, including five reports of property damage totaling about $700 and two laceration injuries.
HOW MANY: About 370,000.
FOR MORE: Call Philips Lighting North America Corp. at 800-239-6587 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.philips.com/recall and select "United States/English" for more information.