Category: Retail

Name of product:
Chadwick and Bailey five-drawer chests
Hazard:

The 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.  The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-17).

Remedy:
Refund
Repair
Recall date:
December 18, 2019
Units:
About 31,000 (in addition, about 740 were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact:

Chests purchased at Bob’s Discount Furniture contact toll-free at 800-569-1284 from 6:30 a.m. to 11p.m. ET Monday through Saturday or e-mail AskBob@mybobs.com.  Chests purchased at other retailers contact Hillsdale Furniture at 800-368-0999 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or e-mail recall@hillsdalefurniture.com or online at www.hillsdalefurniture.com and click on “Product Recalls” located at the bottom of the page for more information

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall includes Chadwick and Bailey five-drawer wood chests in white, mission oak, espresso and dove gray colors.  “Hillsdale Furniture” is printed on a label on the back of the chest.  The chests measure 48 inches tall by 36 inches wide by 17 inches deep.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using any recalled chest that is not properly anchored to the wall and place it in an area that children cannot access.  Contact Bob’s Discount Furniture or Hillsdale Furniture to receive a free repair or refund.  Remedy options include a free self-install repair kit, free in-home installation of repair kit or free pick-up of the chest.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported. (more…)

Name of product:
Aeria Ultimate carbon aerobars
Hazard:

The bicycle aerobars can crack and break, causing the rider to lose control and crash.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
December 11, 2019
Units:
About 260
Consumer Contact:

Profile Design toll-free at 888-800-5999 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.profile-design.com and click on “Recall Notices” or email AeriaUltimateRecall@profile-design.com for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Profile Design Aeria Ultimate carbon aerobars sold individually and as an original equipment upgrade on consumer configurable Dimond Brand Bikes and Quintana Roo model bicycles. The aerobars were sold in one size and are all matte black in color. “Profile Design” and “Ultimate” are embossed in gloss black on the top of the rear edge of the aerobars. The best way to identify recalled handlebars is to measure the uncut hand extensions from the leading edge of wing to tip of hand extension (where brake lever is placed). On recalled bars it is 13.6 cm (5.3 in) measured from leading edge of wing.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using bicycles with the recalled aerobars and contact Profile Design for instructions to receive a free replacement aerobar via their local retailer.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received two reports of the bicycle aerobars cracking or breaking. No injuries reported. (more…)

Name of product:
MR. STEAK four and five burner gas patio grills
Hazard:

The gas regulator hose with attached fuel gauge can melt if it comes in contact with the bottom of the grill’s firebox, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
December 10, 2019
Units:
About 3,300 (in addition, about 400 were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact:

MR. STEAK toll-free at 833-677-8325 or 833-MRSTEAK from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at mrsteak.comand click on “RECALL” or visit mrsteak.com/repairpartskit for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

The recall involves four and five burner models of MR. STEAK propane gas grills, models MS-4B-PG, SKU 2472264 and MS-5B-PG, SKU 2472265, that have both a fuel gauge and a fuel line that is not attached to the inside of the grill.  The grills are stainless steel with black trim and have four or five black and red dials.  The words “MR. STEAK” are printed below the thermometer on the grills’ lid.  The recall also applies to SKUs 2366916 and 2366917 if the consumer added an aftermarket fuel gauge to the regulator assembly.  A label on the inside of the left compartment door or on the back of the grill identifies the model number of the grill. The SKU is printed on the purchase receipt.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled grills and contact MR. STEAK for a free repair kit.

Incidents/Injuries:

Bass Pro has received nine reports of grill fires. No injuries or property damage have been reported. (more…)

Name of product:
Trek Super Commuter+ 8S
Hazard:

The front fender bolt can unthread causing the wheel to detach from the bicycle, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
December 6, 2019
Units:
About 2,840
Consumer Contact:

Trek at 800-373-4594 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.trekbikes.com and click on Safety & Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves all model year 2017, 2018, and 2019 Trek Super Commuter+ 8S electric bicycles. “Trek” is printed on the bicycle’s downtube and the bike has an integrated battery and motor. The bikes were sold in the following color and sizes: Viper Red with black decals, sizes 45/S through 60/XL.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycle and take it to a Trek retailer for a free inspection and repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received two reports of the wrong bolt being installed to secure the front fender to the fork crown. One injury has been reported, resulting in a vertebrae fracture. (more…)

Name of product:
Surly front bicycle racks
Hazard:

The recalled front bicycle rack can loosen and contact the front wheel, posing crash and injury hazards to the rider.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
December 6, 2019
Units:
About 5,139
Consumer Contact:

Surly Bikes toll-free at 877-773-3191 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.surlybikes.com and click on the “Safety Recall 8 and 24-Pack Rack” button for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves all Surly 8-Pack Racks and Surly 24-Pack front bicycle racks and Pack Rat Bicycles equipped with these racks. The racks were sold in black and silver finishes, are made of tubular chromoly steel and are intended for use on the front of a bicycle.

Remedy:

Consumers should stop using the recalled bicycle racks immediately and contact the bike shop or online retailer where it was originally purchased to arrange for a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

Surly has received 15 reports of racks failing, including three reports of minor injuries including sprains and lacerations, and seven reports of serious injuries including a fractured vertebra. (more…)

Name of product:
WilliamsRDM StoveTop FireStop Rangehood and Microhood Automatic Cooktop Fire Suppressors
Hazard:

The StoveTop FireStop (STFS) Rangehood and Microhood Automatic Cooktop Fire Suppressors can fail to activate the sealed openings that allow the suppressant powder to feed out of the canister and suppress the fire.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
December 6, 2019
Units:
Aboult 9,300 pairs
Consumer Contact:

WilliamsRDM StoveTop FireStop toll-free at 888-616-7976 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at stfs@stovetopfirestop.com , or online at www.stovetopfirestop.com and click on “Recall 2018” at the bottom of the page, or visit https://stovetopfirestop.com/recall2018/ for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves StoveTop FireStop Rangehood (STFS Rangehood) and Microhood (STFS Microhood) Automatic Cooktop Fire Suppressors manufactured from November 7, 2016 to November 13, 2016. The flame activated, dry chemical powder fire suppression devices mount over residential cooktop stoves in a vent hood or underneath a microwave. The STFS Rangehood fire supressors are silver-colored metal with a red label that states “StoveTop FireStop Rangehood” and a date code of 4516 is stamped into the top of the can under the magnet assembly. The STFS Microhood fire supressors have a white plastic housing that the canisters fit into. The date code of DEC 2022 is stamped into the ramp located on the underside of the product. The devices were sold as pairs .

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fire supressors and contact WilliamsRDM to receive free replacements.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm is aware of two fire suppressors that failed to operate during a product demonstration. No injuries have been reported. (more…)

Name of product:
DaVinci Bailey bassinets
Hazard:

The bassinet’s support legs can break, posing a fall hazard to babies.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
December 5, 2019
Units:
About 3,000 (In addition, about 290 in Canada)
Consumer Contact:

DaVinci toll-free at 833-932-0208 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT, email at bailey@milliondollarbaby.zendesk.com or online at www.davincibaby.com/baileyrepair or www.davincibaby.com and click on “Recalls” under the Help tab for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves wooden DaVinci Bailey Bassinets for infants. The recalled bassinets were sold in the following four colors, with corresponding product numbers – gray (M0934G), espresso (M0934Q), natural (M0934N) and white (M0934W). The model number “0934” is printed on a white label attached to the mattress support board and on the external product package. The assembled bassinets measure 38 inches long by 20 inches wide by 30 inches high, and each weighs about 21 pounds. The bassinets were sold with a 1-inch waterproof cradle pad. “DaVinci” is printed on the product packaging, instruction manual and product registration card.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bassinets and contact DaVinci for a free repair kit that includes new support legs. In the meantime, parents are urged to remove the support legs and use the bassinet on a safe space on the floor or to find an alternate, safe sleeping environment for the child, such as a crib that meets current safety standards. DaVinci is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

DaVinci has received 19 reports of the bassinet legs breaking. No injuries have been reported. (more…)

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…)