MEDIA RELEASES
 

WEEK ENDING MAY 21

MAY 19

CLIMBING EQUIPMENT 

Black Diamond is recalling Black Diamond via ferrata climbing sets sold nationwide. Climbing sets sold without the orange safety stitching on the lanyards can allow the ends to unexpectedly detach, posing a risk of injury or death. 

This recall involves Black Diamond Easy Rider and Iron Cruiser via ferrata climbing sets with manufacturing codes between 5293 and 5350. The manufacturing code is located on a sewn-in fabric label located inside the zippered cover. “Easy Rider” or “Iron Cruiser” and “Black Diamond” are printed on the black nylon cover. 

Consumers should contact Black Diamond at 800-775-5552 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or online at http://blackdiamondequipment.com for a replacement instructions. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CLIMBING DEVICES 

Black Diamond is recalling Black Diamond Camalot climbing devices sold nationwide and in Canada. The camming devices can come apart during use and fail, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves all sizes of Black Diamond Camalot and Camalot Ultralight camming devices. The Camalots were sold in sizes 0.3 to 6 and have manufacturing codes from 5133 to 6067. The Camalot Ultralights were sold in sizes 0.4 to 4 and have manufacturing codes from 5309 to 6061. Manufacturing codes are printed on the underside of the cams. 

Consumers should contact Black Diamond at 877-775-5552 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at http://blackdiamondequipment.com for inspection and replacement instructions. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CLIMBING ASCENDERS 

Black Diamond is recalling Black Diamond Index Ascenders for climbing sold nationwide and in Canada. The Index Ascenders’ rivet holding the toothed cam can release, allowing the Ascender to slide on the rope or become detached from the rope, posing a risk of injury or death. 

This recall involves Black Diamond brand Index Ascenders (left and right versions) used as rope clamps for rock climbing and mountaineering. Index Ascenders with a manufacturing code from 4356 to 6015 are included in the recall. The manufacturing code is located on the frame of the ascenders. “Black Diamond” is imprinted on both sides of the handle. 

Consumers should contact Black Diamond at 800-775-5552 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online a http://blackdiamondequipment.com for instructions on inspecting and returning the product for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org.

CLAMP METERS 

Klein Tools is recalling Digital clamp meters sold nationwide, in Canada and Mexico from November 2015 to April 2016. The meters can fail to give an accurate voltage reading, resulting in the operator falsely believing the electrical power is off, posing shock, electrocution and burn hazards. 

This recall involves Klein Tools digital clamp meters used to detect electrical current in wiring. Model numbers CL110, CL210, CL310 and CL110KIT with date codes 0815U-A1, 1015U-A1, 1115U-A1, 1215U-A1, 0116U-A1, 0216U-A1 and 0316U-A1 are included in this recall. “Klein Tools” and the model number are printed on the front of the clamp meters. 

Consumers should contact Klein Tools at 800-527-3099 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.kleintools.com to receive postage paid labels to return the clamp meters for free replacement units. More info at www.recalls.org. 

ROCKY MOUNTAIN BICYCLES 

Rocky Mountain is recalling Rocky Mountain Bicycles sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2002 to April 2016. An open quick release lever on the bicycle’s front wheel hub can come into contact with the front disc brake assembly, causing the front wheel to come to a sudden stop or separate from the bicycle, posing a risk of injury. 

This recall involves all 2003 through 2016 models of Rocky Mountain bicycles equipped with front disc brakes and a black or silver quick-release (QR) lever on the front wheel hub. 

Consumers should contact an authorized Rocky Mountain retailer for free installation of a new quick release on the front wheel. 

Consumers can also contact Rocky Mountain at 800-663-2512 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bikes.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

BICYCLES 

SCOTT is recalling SCOTT bicycles with SYNCROS seat posts sold nationwide and in Canada from June 2015 to March 2016. The seat post can break, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves model year 2016 SCOTT men’s and women’s road bicycles with SYNCROS FL 0.1 seat posts. Model names can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should return the bicycles to an authorized SCOTT dealer to have a free replacement seat post installed. 

Consumers can also contact Scott USA at 888-607-8365 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.SCOTT-Sports.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

MAY 18

STROLLERS 

phil&teds is recalling dash strollers sold nationwide and in Canada from August 2015 to April 2016. The hinge used to fold the dash v5 stroller can become damaged while opening and closing the stroller, posing a pinch hazard. 

This recall involves phil&teds dash v5 buggy-style strollers with serial numbers ranging between PTRV 0715/0746 and PTRV 0815/2525. Model numbers can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact phil&teds at 855-652-9019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.philandteds.com to have the stroller frame replaced free of charge. More info at www.recalls.org.

MAY 17 

MENORAHS 

Target is recalling Menorahs sold exclusively at Target stores nationwide from October 2015 to December 2015. The menorahs can melt when the candles are burning. posing fire hazard. 

This recall involves clear acrylic Hanukkah menorahs in a pyramid design that are 10.5 inches long, 1.2 inches wide and 2.3 inches high. Model number 240-14-0169 and bar code can be found on a round white label on the side of the menorah.  

Consumers should return the menorahs to Target for a full refund.  

Consumers can also contact Target at 800-440-0680 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, online at www.target.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

BICYCLE HELMETS 

Pacific Cycle is recalling infant bicycle helmets with magnetic no-pinch buckle chin straps sold exclusively at Target stores nationwide from January 2014 to April 2016. The magnetic buckle on the helmet’s chin strap contains small plastic covers and magnets that can come loose, posing a risk of choking and magnet ingestion. 

This recall involves infant bicycle helmets with magnetic no-pinch chin strap buckles. The helmets are made for infants ranging from one to three years old. “SCHWINN” is printed on the front of the helmets. Only helmets with the magnetic no-pinch chin strap buckles are affected by this recall. 

Consumers should contact Pacific Cycle at 877-564-2261 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST Monday through Friday or online at www.schwinnbikes.com for instructions on how to receive a free replacement helmet. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING MAY 14

MAY 12

PACIFIER HOLDERS 

Hobby Lobby is recalling Pacifier holders sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby stores nationwide from January 2016 to April 2016. The fin of the whale and the head of the octopus can detach from the pacifier holder, posing a choking hazard. 

This recall involves Little Wishes Summer Plush Pacifier Holder, including the Blue Whale, item number 5202601, and the Pink Octopus, item number 5725213. The item number is printed on the top left corner of the product hang tag. “Hobby Lobby 9123069” is printed on the front and back of the sewn-in label. 

Consumers return the item to the nearest Hobby Lobby store for a full refund or store credit. 

Consumers can also contact Hobby Lobby Stores at 800-326-7931from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.hobbylobby.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

INFANT RATTLES 

Hobby Lobby is recalling Infant Rattles sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby stores nationwide from January 2016 to April 2016. The rattle seams can separate, exposing the fiber stuffing and bell rattle, posing a choking hazard. 

This recall involves Little Wishes Chenille Stuffed Rattles, including the Pink & Green Fish rattles, item number 5141577, and the Blue & Yellow Fish rattles, item number 5127642. The item number is printed on the top left corner of the product hang tag. Rattles have a sewn-in label with “Reg. No. PA-15130(CN)” and “Hobby Lobby 9123069” printed on the front of the label. 

Consumers should return the rattles to the nearest Hobby Lobby store for a full refund or store credit. 

Consumers can also contact Hobby Lobby Stores at 800-326-7931from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.hobbylobby.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

MAY 11

GRACO STROLLERS 

Graco is recalling Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider, Kite, LiteRider, Sierra, Solara, Sterling and TravelMate Model Strollers and Travel Systems sold nationwide, in Canada and Mexico from August 2000 to November 2014. The folding hinge on the sides of the stroller can pinch a child’s finger, posing a laceration or amputation hazard. 

This recall includes eleven Graco and Century-branded strollers with model names Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider, Kite, LiteRider, Sierra, Solara, Sterling and TravelMate.  Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers can contact at (800) 345-4109 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.gracobaby.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org. 

GRINDERS 

Robert Bosch Tool is recalling Bosch small angle grinders sold nationwide and in Canada from March 2015 to November 2015. The grinder can overheat while in use, causing the brush covers to melt and expose the end of the brush holder, posing a risk of burns. 

This recall involves Bosch 1380 Slim small, 4.5-inch angle grinders with date codes 502 through 511. The model number and date codes are located on the name plate affixed to the underside of the grinder. 

Consumers should contact Robert Bosch Tool toll-free at 844-552-6724 Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT, or online at www.BoschTools.com to obtain a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING MAY 7

MAY 5

PACIFIERS AND CLIPS 

Munchkin is recalling LatchTM lightweight pacifiers and clips sold nationwide from March 2014 to March 2016. The clip cover can detach from the pacifier’s clip, posing a choking hazard. 

The pacifiers were sold in five styles: designer, rattle and heartbeat clips with 0m+ natural shape pacifiers, and designer and rattle clips with 6m+ orthodontic pacifiers. The designer pacifiers and clips 0m+ and 6m+ are in three color patterns: blue and white strips, orange and with white polka dots and pink with white polka dots. The rattle pacifiers and clips 0m+ and 6m+ are green with beads in the pacifier cover to make a rattle sound and have a polka dot strap. The heartbeat pacifiers and clips have a red, heart-shaped pacifier cover and red and white polka dots on the strap. 

Consumers should contact Munchkin at 877-242-3134 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.munchkin.com for a free replacement Lightweight Pacifier pack with two pacifiers or a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.

MAY 3

RESCUE PROBES 

Cascade Designs is recalling Avalanche rescue probes sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2014 to January 2016. The lock button on the probe can fail to engage and lock, causing the probe not to function as intended. This can interfere with finding someone buried beneath snow, posing a suffocation hazard. 

This recall involves Mountain Safety Research Striker™ 320, Striker™ 240 avalanche rescue probes. “Striker 320” is printed on the red and gray probe and “Striker 240” is printed on the yellow and gray probe. “MSR” is printed on the shaft. 

Consumers should call Cascade Designs at 800-531-9531 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT on Monday through Friday or online at www.msrgear.com for instructions on receiving a refund or free replacement probe. More info at www.recalls.org.

WATER KETTLES 

Walmart is recalling Rival brand electric water kettles sold exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide from March 2011 to October 2015. The heating element can fail and rupture, posing burn and shock hazards. 

This recall involves Rival brand electric water kettles with model numbers WK8283CU and WK8283CUY.  The model numbers are printed on a product label on the underside of the water kettle. 

Consumers should return the kettles to any Walmart store for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Walmart at 800-925-6278 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Saturday, or noon and 6 p.m. Sunday; or visit the company’s website at www.Walmart.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING APRIL 30

APRIL 26

SNOW BLOWERS 

One World Technologies is recalling Ryobi Brushless Snow Blowers sold nationwide and in Canada from November 2015 to February 2016. The snow blowers can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard. 

This recall involves Ryobi 40-Volt Brushless Snow Blowers. Item number RY40802 is printed on the data label on the back of the blowers. “RYOBI” is printed on the front of the snow blowers. The models included in this recall are RY40802, RY40802A and RY40822. The model numbers are printed on the packaging. “40 V” is printed on each side of the snow blowers.  

Consumers should contact One World Technologies at (800) 597-9624 between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.ryobitools.com in order to return them to One World Technologies for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

FOLDING BICYCLES 

Stile Products is recalling Tern folding bicycles sold nationwide from January 2012 to April 2016. The bike’s frame can crack at the hinge on the top tube, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves Eclipse S11i and Verge S11i, X10, X20 and X30h models of Tern brand folding bikes. “Tern” is printed on the front end of the top tube and on portion of the frame. The model name is printed on the middle of the top tube. The frame has a 10-character alphanumeric serial number that begins with AM1A or from AM1102 through AM1208. The serial number is stamped on the bottom bracket shell of the bike.  

Consumers should contact Stile Products at (888) 570-8376 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.ternbicycles.com or take the bike to an authorized dealer. Consumers will receive a free frame and have it installed at no cost. More info at www.recalls.org. 

TIE DOWNS 

Alltrade Tools is recalling Snap-on ratcheting tie downs sold exclusively at Sam's Club stores nationwide from May 2015 to September 2015. The ratchet handle can fail during use, releasing the secured load, posing an injury hazard. 

This recall involves Snap-on ratcheting tie downs sold in a package of four. The product’s ratchet mechanism is black and the straps are yellow with “Snap-On” printed in red across the strap. Product number 871343S is printed on the upper right corner of the packaging. 

Consumers should return the product to Sam’s Club for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Alltrade Tools at 800-994-4343 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.alltradetools.com. More info at www.recalls.org.  

WEEK ENDING APRIL 23

APRIL 21

WOMEN'S SCARVES 

SouvNear is recalling Women’s scarves sold nationwide from October 2014 to March 2016. The scarves do not meet the federal flammability standard for clothing textiles, posing a burn risk. 

This recall involves 51 different styles of women’s 100 percent silk scarves. “100% Pure Silk” and “Made in India” are printed on the sewn-in tags. The scarves come in standard and infinity styles and come in various colors and patterns, including floral, leopard and paisley. 

Consumers should return the scarves to SouvNear for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact SouvNear at (844) 328-5735 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.souvnear.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

APRIL 20

DRYWALL LIFTS 

YTL International is recalling Drywall lifts sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2013 to January 2016. The drywall lifts can fail during use causing the load of drywall to fall onto the lift operator, posing an injury hazard. 

This recall involves YTL drywall lifts used for lifting sheets of drywall. The recalled drywall lifts have a label on the vertical mast stating “PERFORMANCE BUILT,” “MUD BOSS” OR “150 LB. DRYWALL PANEL HOIST.” 

Consumers should contact YTL International at 888-723-6534 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.ytlinternational.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

APRIL 19

WOODEN TOYS 

Flying Tiger Copenhagen is recalling Wooden Toy Blocks and Giraffes sold exclusively at Flying Tiger Copenhagen in New York from November 2015 to December 2015.  Parts of the wooden toys can become detached, resulting in small pieces that can pose a choking hazard. 

The Twist & Lock blocks were sold in a combination of blue, green and yellow and red, pink and yellow. Item number 1701354 is printed on the packaging for the blocks. The Twist & Lock giraffe toys were sold in pink and red combination and a yellow and orange combination. Item number 1701493 is printed on the packaging for the giraffe. 

Consumers should return the products to Flying Tiger Copenhagen for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Flying Tiger Copenhagen at 844-350-0560 from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.flyingtiger.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES 

Polaris is recalling Polaris RZR recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs) sold nationwide July 2012 to April 2016. The recalled ROVs can catch fire while consumers are driving, posing fire and burn hazards. 

Visit www.polaris.com to determine if your RZR ROVs VIN number is included in this recall. 

To schedule a free repair, consumers should call their local Polaris dealer.  

Consumers can also contact Polaris at 800-POLARIS or 800-765-2747 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Saturday and Sunday or online at www.polaris.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

BATTERY  PACKS 

Brunton Outdoors is recalling Rechargeable battery packs sold nationwide and in Canada from February 2011 to May 2015. The power packs’ lithium ion polymer batteries can overheat and catch on fire during charging, posing a fire hazard. 

This recall involves Brunton’s Impel and Impel 2 rechargeable, portable battery packs that are used to charge cell phones, tablets, laptops and other devices. Brunton is embossed on the top of the battery pack, along with the power button and five LED lights. 

Consumers can contact Brunton Outdoor at 800-443-4871 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.brunton.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING APRIL 16

PLUSH TOYS 

Miniland Educational is recalling Moogy plush toys sold nationwide and in Canada from July 2015 to February 2016. The red button on the Moogy plush toy’s left pocket can detach, posing a choking hazard. 

This recall involves Moogy plush fastening toys for toddlers between 12 and 36 months of age. “Miniland,” item number R.96295 and lot number 0115 1402813 085 are printed on a white tag sewn into the toy’s pants. 

Consumers should contact Miniland Educational at 866-201-9069 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.minilandeducationalusa.com for instructions on cutting off the button to remove the hazard in order to receive a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

OFFICE CHAIRS 

Staples is recalling “Back in Motion” Office Chairs sold nationwide from January 2014 to January 2016. The chair can tip over when leaning back, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves Staples and Quill brand “Back in Motion” office chairs. The chairs have SKU # 203439 and item number SBG 24422 printed on the white label on the underside of the seat cushion. A second label, also located on the underside of the seat cushion, states “Reg. No. CA31704 (CN)” and “Made by LF Products PTE LTD.” 

Consumers should contact Staples free at 844-442-6980 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.staples.com for a free replacement base. More info at www.recalls.org. 

MARINADE INJECTORS 

Academy Sports + Outdoors is recalling Outdoor Gourmet® marinade injectors sold nationwide from September 2015 to December 2015. The injectors can have small metal shavings left inside during the manufacturing process. The metal shavings can be deposited into the marinade during use and ingested by consumers. 

Description and Models: This recall involves Outdoor Gourmet® marinade  injectors. “Outdoor Gourmet,” “6 inch stainless steel injector,” style number BGOG0047, UPC 400216227091. 

Consumers should return the injectors to any Academy Sports + Outdoors store for a full refund or a free replacement marinade injector. 

Consumers can also contact Academy Sports + Outdoors at 888-922-2336 from 7 a.m. to 12 a.m. CT or online at www.academy.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CRADLE SWINGS 

Fisher-Price is recalling Cradle ‘n Swings sold nationwide from November 2015 to March2016. When the seat peg is not fully engaged the seat can fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury. 

This recall includes three models of the Fisher-Price cradle swings: CHM84 Soothing Savanna Cradle 'n Swing, CMR40 Sweet Surroundings Cradle 'n Swing, and CMR43 Sweet Surroundings Butterfly Friends Cradle 'n Swing. The product number is located on the seat under the pad.  

Consumers should contact Fisher-Price at 800-432-5437 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.service.mattel.com for revised assembly instructions.  More info at www.recalls.org. 

OFF-ROAD VEHICLES 

Yamaha is recalling Yamaha Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles sold nationwide from September 2015 to February 2016. Water can get into the throttle cable and if it freezes during cold weather, the ice can prevent the throttle from returning to idle. This can cause the rider to lose control, posing crash and injury hazards. 

This recall involves model year 2016 YXZ1000R and YXZ1000R SE Side-by-Side utility vehicles sold in four colors: orange and black, blue and white, silver and red, and yellow and white. The model name (YXZ…) and “1000” is displayed in a graphic on both the left and right side of the vehicle. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is stamped on the frame near the driver’s side rear wheel. The letter G in the 10th position of the VIN number indicates that the unit was made in the 2016 model year.  

Consumers should contact their local Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair. 

Consumers can also contact Yamaha at 800-962-7926 anytime or online at www.yamahamotorsports.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

SKATING HELMETS 

Rollerblade USA is recalling Rollerblade inline skating helmets sold nationwide from November 2014 to January 2016. The helmet’s plastic shell can crack where the straps attach, causing the helmet to shift and move on the wearer’s head. This can result in a head injury hazard. 

This recall involves black Rollerblade brand Maxxum helmets. “Rollerblade” is printed on the side of the helmet, a white inline skate logo is printed on the back of the helmet and a label on the inside of the helmet contains the model number “YJ-219” and production date of October 2014 or earlier. The SKU number 06520210100 is printed on the helmet’s box. 

Consumers should contact Rollerblade USA at 800-232-7655 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.rollerblade.com for instructions on receiving a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

FLASHLIGHTS 

Coleman is recalling Coleman® CTAC Lithium-Ion Flashlights sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2014 to August 2015. The lithium-ion batteries can overheat, posing a fire hazard. 

This recall involves three models of Coleman® CTAC Lithium-Ion Flashlights. Models include CTAC20 (model 2000013874), CTAC40 (model 2000013873) and CTAC60 (model 2000013872). The flashlights are black, with “Coleman” printed in white along the handle and have the model number in white print on the upper portion of the handle next to the light. 

Consumers should contact Coleman at 800-835-3278 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.coleman.com for instructions on returning the flashlights for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.