Month: November 2019

Name of product:
Stacked Gourd Jack-O-Lantern decorations
Hazard:

The string light wiring inside of the Jack-O-Lanterns can overheat, spark or ignite, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
November 26, 2019
Units:
About 5,000
Consumer Contact:

Mark Feldstein & Associates at 800-755-6504 from 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at Sales@MFAgifts.com or visit www.MFAgifts.com and click on the Recall Information button on the homepage for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Stacked Gourd Jack-O-Lantern decorations. The 12-inch Jack-O-Lantern is hand-painted resin and has battery-operated LED string lights inside the product. The Jack-O-Lantern’s lights are powered with three AAA batteries. Printed on a hang tag and a label on the box is UPC code 789683062481, model number S1915D12 and Mark Feldstein & Associates Inc.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Stacked Gourd Jack-O-Lantern decorations and contact Mark Feldstein & Associates to receive a full refund

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received four reports of the Jack-O-Lantern decorations smoking or catching on fire.  No injuries or property damage have been reported. (more…)

Name of product:
19 different recalled products
Hazard:

Hazards include infant fatalities, fire, burn, choking, fall, laceration, skin irritation, explosion or other injuries depending on the product.

Remedy:
Refund
Replace
Repair
Recall date:
November 26, 2019
Units:
About 1,200
Consumer Contact:

Contact directly the recalling companies listed below in the “Recall Details” section of this press release for the remedy. T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods can be reached as follows:

T.J. Maxx at 800-926-6299 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.tjmaxx.com then click on Contact Us at the bottom of the page.

Marshalls at 888-627-7425 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.marshalls.com and click on Contact Us at the bottom of the page.

HomeGoods at 800-888-0776 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.homegoods.com and click on Customer Service at the bottom of the page.

Recall Details

Description:

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and The TJX Companies Inc. are warning consumers that T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods sold 19 different recalled products after they were recalled between 2014 and 2019. This involves about 1,200 units of recalled products sold to consumers. Consumers should stop using the recalled products immediately and contact the recalling firms to receive the remedy listed in the recall, which is either a refund, replacement or repair. (more…)

Name of product:
2018 and 2019 Yamaha EF2000iS portable generators
Hazard:

The portable generator’s fuel tank can leak gasoline, posing fire and burn hazards.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
November 26, 2019
Units:
About 10,100
Consumer Contact:

Consumer Contact: Yamaha toll-free at 866-788-7398 anytime or online at www.yamahamotorsports.com or www.yamahamotorsports.com/power-product and click on the CPSC Alerts tab at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves model 2018 and 2019 Yamaha EF2000iS portable generators, with serial numbers range 4543288 through 4553706. The blue generators have Yamaha and the model name printed on the control panel. The serial number can be found on a label below the exhaust outlet on the left side.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled generators and contact a Yamaha Power Products dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting all registered owners directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported (more…)

Name of product:
STANLEY® brand 16 oz. wooden handle nailing hammer
Hazard:

The molded grip on the hammer can come loose, posing an injury hazard to consumers.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
November 27, 2019
Units:
About 211,000
Consumer Contact:

Stanley toll-free at 866-215-1132 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email recall@sbdinc.com or online at www.stanleytools.com click on Support then Safety Notices and Recalls for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the STANLEY brand 16 oz. wooden handle nailing hammers with model number STHT51454 etched below the STANLEY logo on the steel hammer head. The hammers have a metal head, a natural wood handle with a black over- molded grip. STANLEY is marked on the wooden handle in black and on the steel hammer head. The UPC code for the product is 076174514544 and is located on a label on the handle.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled hammers and return them to Walmart to receive a refund in the form of a Walmart gift card for the purchase price.

Incidents/Injuries:

Stanley Black & Decker has received one report of the hammer’s grip coming loose. No injuries have been reported. (more…)

Summary

Company Announcement Date:
November 15, 2019
FDA Publish Date:
November 26, 2019
Product Type:
Medical Devices
Reason for Announcement:
Potential leakage at joint between blood filter and tubing
Company Name:
B. Braun Medical, Inc.
Brand Name:
B. Braun
Product Description:
Blood Administration Kits

Company Announcement

B. Braun Medical Inc. [B. Braun] initiated a voluntary recall of twenty-two (22) lots of Blood Administration Sets. The recalled blood administration sets are used to administer blood from a container to a patient’s vascular system through an IV catheter inserted into a vein or central venous catheter.

B. Braun identified through complaints and internal discrepancies the potential for leakage at the joint between the blood filters and tubing of these blood administration sets. Blood set leakage may result in delay in therapy due to the need to replace the set and blood product or result in the potential for microorganisms to enter the circulatory system creating a risk of bloodstream infection. To date there have been no reports of serious injury or death. (more…)

Name of product:
Crocodile candleholders
Hazard:

The candleholders are flammable and can catch on fire, posing a fire hazard when the candle burns down.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
November 19, 2019
Units:
About 180
Consumer Contact:

Flying Tiger Copenhagen toll-free at 844-350-0560 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at info.us@flyingtiger.com or online at www.flyingtiger.com and click on product information at the bottom of the page more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Flying Tiger Copenhagen candleholders shaped as a gold-colored crocodile. The candleholders measure 7 inches long by 2 inches wide. The candle holder is inside the crocodile’s wide open mouth. A hangtag attached to the holder reads, “Lysestage – Candle holder” and on the back “Item # 3017653, Batch # 218377”

Remedy:

Consumer should immediately stop using the recalled candleholders and contact Flying Tiger for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

Flying Tiger Copenhagen has received one report of the candleholder catching fire. No injuries have been reported. (more…)

Name of product:
ISO7X Isometric Exercise Devices
Hazard:

The handle grips on each end can break during use and cause parts to be forcefully ejected from the shaft, posing a risk of injury from impact to the user or bystander.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
November 19, 2019
Units:
About 1,500 (These products were originally recalled in April 2014) [Ontel ISO7X isometric exercise devices]
Consumer Contact:

UNCS collect at 954-524-3325 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday; visit us at www.uncsales.com and click Get in Touch for more information or email help@uncs.com.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves  Ontel ISO7X isometric exercise devices. The device is about 3 feet long. It has hard plastic black handle grips on each end and two black nylon straps that extend down opposite sides of the center metal shaft. This recall only involves isometric exercise devices with black handle grips. The recall of these devices was announced in April 2014. These recalled exercise devices were resold after the original recall.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ISO7X isometric exercise device and contact UNCS to receive instructions on how to obtain a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

Ontel received 10 reports of the handles breaking and the ejection of the internal spring coil and rod, including five reports of impact injuries that resulted in punctures and lacerations as part of the original recall in April 2014. No new incidents have been reported. (more…)

Name of product:
Airome Wintergreen Essential Oil and Deep Soothe Essential Oil 100 percent Pure & Natural Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils.
Hazard:

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 poisoning risk if the contents are swallowed by young children.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
November 20, 2019
Units:
About 62,700
Consumer Contact:

B&B Acquisition at 800-262-2305 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, email at info@airome.com, or online at www.airome.com and click on “Recall Information” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Airome Wintergreen 100% pure essential oils in 0.5- and 0.34-fluid-ounce amber glass dropper bottles sold without a child-resistant cap. It also includes Airome Deep Soothe 100% pure essential oils in 0.5-fluid-ounce amber glass dropper bottles sold without a child-resistant cap. Each bottle has a black cap and blue label with either “Airome Wintergreen 100% Pure Essential Oil Stimulate” or “Airome Deep Soothe 100% Pure Essential Oil Cool” printed on the front. A UPC code unique to each type of recalled bottle –83324503131, 833245034567, or 833245035977 – is printed on the bottom of the gift box in which the bottles were sold.  The Arome Wintergreen 100% Pure Essential Oil Stimulate was sold separately and as part of a 3-pack “Focus & Concentrate Essential Oil Gift Set.”

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately store the product in a safe location out of the reach of children and contact B&B Acquisition for a free replacement child-resistant cap.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported (more…)

Name of product:
Cutek Proclean Professional Wood Restoration
Hazard:

The product contains the hazardous substance oxalic acid. The label on the product violates the Federal Hazardous Substance Act (FHSA) by omitting the word “poison” and printing the mandatory hazard statement for poisonous chemicals on the back of the label instead of the front, posing a risk of poisoning if swallowed by children.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
November 20, 2019
Units:
About 450 (in addition, about 1,400 were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact:

Deck Source toll-free at 844-442-8835 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at sales@cutekstain.com or online at www.cutekstain.com and click on “Contact Us” for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves Cutek Proclean Professional Wood Restoration. The product was sold in a clear plastic one-gallon bottle with a blue, black and white label. “Cutek Proclean Professional Wood Restoration” is printed on the front of the product and UPC 098411800166 is printed on the side panel of the product.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product, move it out of the reach of children and contact Deck Source for a free replacement label to put on the product.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported (more…)

Name of product:
ECOXGEAR EcoBoulder Speakers
Hazard:

The speaker’s battery can become overcharged and burst, posing an impact hazard.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
November 20, 2019
Units:
About 88,000
Consumer Contact:

ECOXGEAR at 800-903-9664 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or email at safety@ecoxgear.com, or online at www.ecoxgear.com and click on “Safety” in the top header or at www.ecoxgear.com/safetynotice for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the ECOXGEAR EcoBoulder Bluetooth Speakers. The Speaker is black in color with a rubber slip mat on top. It is about 20” tall and 15” wide. There are 4 versions which have a color accent around the front speaker and a matching rubber slip mat. There is a storage compartment located on the left side of the speaker. The model number GDI-EXBM900 series is labeled on the inside door of the speaker’s storage compartment. ECOXGEAR is printed on the front of the speakers.

 

Model Number

UPC Code

GDI-EXBM900 (Orange)

819127010331

GDI-EXBM901 (Black)

819127010348

GDI-EXBM904 (Yellow)

819127011796

GDI-EXBM907 (Red)

819127011802

GDI-EXBM913  (Blue)

819127011819

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled speakers and contact ECOXGEAR to receive a free battery replacement kit.

Incidents/Injuries:

ECOXGEAR has received 5 reports of speaker batteries bursting and fragmenting including two incidents of property damage to the surrounding area. No injuries have been reported. (more…)