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Children's Product Recalls - October 2019
Safe Kids is committed to keeping you informed about recalls of products that can put kids at risk. This recall report includes information about unstable dressers that can tip over and infant bibs with small pieces that can detach and pose a choking hazard. The Safe Kids’ recall center is a unique place where parents and caregivers can go to stay up-to-date on recalls of all child-related products.
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October 3, 2019 CPSC; Ridgewood Industries recalls its Belmont four-drawer dressers because they are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to a wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. Units: About 1 million.
October 30, 2019 CPSC; New Port Sales recalls its All-Gloo Craft Glue because it contains methanol and poses a poisoning hazard to children if ingested. The packaging is not child-resistant as required by the Poisoning Prevention Packaging Act. Units: About 46,000.
October 29, 2019 CPSC; Hit Promotional Products recalls its Coastline Ceramic Mugs because the ceramic material can crack or break when used with or exposed to hot liquids, posing burn and laceration hazards. Units: About 34,000.
October 29, 2019 CPSC; Michaels recalls its Bead Landing Tassel Keychain Mobile Power Banks because their lithium ion batteries can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Units: About 14,000 (an additional 950 sold in Canada).
October 22, 2019 CPSC; Federal Cartridge recalls its Blackhawk T-Series L2C gun holsters because the holster design can change the position of the firearm’s safety switch without the user knowing it. If this occurs and the trigger is pulled the gun could fire unexpectedly, posing an injury hazard to users and bystanders. Units: About 3,100
October 18, 2019 CPSC; Soft Play recalls its Spider Climb playground climbers because their platforms were designed too far apart, posing a fall hazard to children climbing from one level to the next. Units: About 200.
October 8, 2019 CPSC; Kawasaki Motors USA recalls its lawn mower engines, used in Ferris brand riding lawn mowers, because their fuel injectors can leak excessive amounts of fuel to the engine, posing burn and fire hazards. Units: About 950.
October 8, 2019 CPSC; IKEA recalls its MATVRÅ Infant bibs because the snaps on the bibs can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Units: About 7,000.
October 8, 2019 CPSC; Zippo recalls its Ronson Tech Torch Auto Start because the torch can continue to produce a flame after the activation trigger is release into the off position, posing a fire hazard. Units: About 660,000 (an additional 98,000 distributed in Canada).
October 4, 2019 CPSC; Harbor Freight Tools recalls its Gordon Folding Knives because their locking mechanism can fail to engage upon extension of the blade, posing a laceration hazard. Units: About 1.1 million.
October 4, 2019 CPSC; fluidfreeride recalls its Mercane WideWheel Electric Kick Scooters because the brake caliper can fail causing the rider to lose control and suffer serious bodily harm, posing fall and injury hazards. Units: About 1,800 (an additional 66 sold in Canada).
October 4, 2019 CPSC; Fit for Life recalls its SPRI Ultra Heavy Resistance Bands because the bands can separate from the handle and strike consumers, posing an injury hazard. Units: About 95,000.
October 3, 2019 CPSC; Signature Hardware recalls its Luyten Resin Bath Stools because they can break during use, posing fall and injury hazards. Units: About 200 (an additional 4 sold in Canada).
October 3, 2019 CPSC; E&E Co. Ltd recalls its INK+IVY Renu three-drawer dressers because they are unstable if not anchored to a wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. Units: About 1,800.