MEDIA RELEASES
 

WEEK ENDING APRIL 4

HOCKEY GOALIE MASKS 

Bauer Hockey is recalling Goalie masks and replacement wire cages sold nationwide and in Canada from April 2013 to February 2015. The metal wires on the cages can break, posing a facial impact or laceration hazard. 

This recall involves cages on the Concept C1 Goal Mask with Certified Titanium Oval Wire and the NME 10 Goal Mask with Certified Titanium Oval Wire, and the RP NME Ti Titanium Replacement Cage. 

Consumers should contact Bauer Hockey at (844) 448-4246 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bauer.com for a free replacement wire cage and complimentary throat protector. More info at www.recalls.org. 

WATER HEATERS 

Giant Factories is recalling Gas water heaters sold in Maryland, New York and Pennsylvania from April 2014 to October 2014. On units with a space between the bottom of the water tank and the combustion chamber, the flame arrestor or flame arrestor plate can fail, posing a risk of fire or explosion if flammable liquids or gases are nearby. 

This recall involves atmospherically vented propane and natural gas water heaters in 30, 40, 50 and 60 gallon capacities. Complete list can be found at www.recalls.org

Consumers should contact Giant at (800) 363-9354 FREE anytime or online at www.giantinc.com for a free inspection. More info at www.recalls.org. 

WINDOW SHADES 

Blinds To Go is recalling Blinds To Go custom-made window shades sold exclusively at Blinds to Go nationwide from January 2009 to November 2014. The shade’s chain or cord loop can slip out of the hold-down device, posing a strangulation hazard. 

The recalled custom-made shades have a hold-down device for the cord that is a clear, P-shaped plastic hook. It was shipped with the Blinds To Go custom-made roller shades with Sidewinders; Smartlift pleated and cellular shades; Panel Tracks shades and Serenity shades. 

Consumers can contact Blinds To Go at (800) 254-6377 FREE from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. ET on Sunday, or visit www.blindstogo.com to order a free retrofit kit. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING MARCH 28

MARCH 26

BICYCLE HANDLEBARS 

Specialized Bicycle Components is recalling Aerobars Bicycle Handlebars sold nationwide and in Canada from November 2011 to February 2015. The bolt used to affix the aerobars to the bicycle can loosen, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves carbon and alloy Aerobars sold individually and with model years 2012 through 2015 Specialized Shiv bicycles and model year 2013 Specialized Transition Apex bicycles. 

Consumers should contact Specialized Bicycle Components at (800) 722-4423 FREE between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, an authorized Specialized dealer or visit www.specialized.com to receive replacement extension mounting hardware. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 25 

PATIO CHAIRS 

Linon Home Décor Products is recalling Outdoor Wood Bistro Sets sold nationwide from February 2014 to February 2015. The chair can unexpectedly tip over when a consumer sits on the edge of the seat, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves foldable outdoor patio chairs sold individually and as a table and two chair bistro set. The teak stained wood chairs measure 22 inches wide by 36 inches tall and have spaced wood slats on the back and seat. The foldable table measures 28 inches round by 28 inches tall. 

Consumers should return the product to the store where purchased for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Linon Home Décor Products Inc. at (800) 262-1852 FREE from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit www.linon.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING MARCH 21

MARCH 19

BERNAT TIZZY YARN 

Spinrite is recalling Bernat Tizzy Yarn sold nationwide and in Canada from April 2012 to February 2015. In finished knit or crochet items, the yarn can unravel or snag and form a loop, posing an entanglement hazard.

The recall includes all 11 colors of Bernat brand Tizzy Yarn. Complete description can be found at www.recalls.org

Consumers should contact Bernat at (844) 418-7973 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.bernat.com for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org

RESIDENTIAL ELEVATORS 

Coastal Carolina Elevators is recalling Residential hydraulic elevators sold from January 2006 to December 2009. The elevator can operate while the gate door is open, posing a crushing hazard. 

This recall involves Elmira Hydraulic residential hydraulic elevators. “Cambridge Elevating” is printed on the elevator’s push button panel. 

Consumers should contact Coastal Carolina Elevator at (843) 399-6545 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or at www.coastalcarolinaelevators.com for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 17

CREAMER DISPENSERS 

CreaMiser is recalling CreaMiser refrigerated creamer dispensers sold nationwide from January 2001 to November 2003. A relay inside the creamer dispensers can overheat, posing a fire hazard. 

This recall involves CreaMiser refrigerated coffee creamer dispensers for commercial use with model numbers 200, 210 and 400, digital thermometers and certain serial numbers. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Owners should contact CreaMiser at (800) 905-3366 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.creamiser.com for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING MARCH 14

MARCH 12

GLASS SHADE HOLDERS 

Westinghouse Lighting is recalling Glass Shade Holders sold exclusively at Home Depot stores nationwide from August 2014 to January 2015. The pull chain switch on the glass shade holder is incorrectly wired, posing a shock hazard. 

This recall involves Westinghouse Lighting brand 3 ¼ inch round glass shade holders. The ceiling-mounted holders have model number 70242 and product date code “2014 APR” stamped on the bottom of the holder, near the socket. 

Consumers should contact Westinghouse Lighting at (888) 417-6222 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.westinghouselighting.com to request a free replacement holder kit. More info at www.recalls.org. 

M&M'S LOUNGEWEAR 

M&M’S World Store is recalling Youth Loungewear Pants sold exclusively at M&M'S World stores nationwide from July 2011 to November 2014. The youth loungewear pants fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury. 

The recalled garments have a label sewn inside the waistband with the product’s identification number that includes the last four digits as the date of manufacture in MMYY format. The recalled youth loungewear pants have identification numbers ending in 0711, 0212, 1112, 0313, 0413 or 0713. 

Consumers should return the pants to M&M’S World® for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact M&M’S World at (800) 681-5187 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.mmsworld.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CHILDREN'S SWEATSHIRTS 

Kid’s Korner is recalling Children’s zipper hooded sweatshirts sold nationwide from June 2014 to February 2015. The sweatshirt zipper pull can detach, posing a choking hazard. 

This recall involves Kids Korner brand boy’s, girl’s and toddler’s cotton/poly blend fleece zipper hooded sweatshirts with a front zipper, two front pockets and knit ribbing around the wrists and waist. A white label sewn into the lower left inside seam reads Inter-American Products, Lahore, Pakistan and has style number ending in 8025, 8025P, 8128, 8128P, 8174P, 8251, 8326 or 8326P.  Also on the label are the following manufacture dates: March 2014, April 2014, June 2014 or November 2014 and batch numbers: 1, FLC-P5, FLC-P6 or FLC-P8. 

Consumers should and return the item to the place of purchase for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Kroger at (800) 576-4377 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.kroger.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 11

URBAN OUTFITTERS TEACUPS    

Urban Outfitters is recalling “Cheeky” Teacups sold exclusively at Urban Outfitters stores nationwide and in Canada from August 2014 to January 2015. The tea cups are mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the gold paint accents on the teacups can spark, posing a fire hazard. 

This recall involves four styles of “Cheeky” six-ounce ceramic teacups. The cups have floral motifs with gold painted accents and have four “cheeky” phrases, such as “booze” and “more whiskey please,” painted on the inside or outside rim of the cup. “Dishwasher Safe,” “Microwave Safe” and “Made in China” are printed on the bottom of the cup. 

Consumers should contact Urban Outfitters at (800) 282-2200 anytime, or online at www.urbanoutfitters.com for instructions on returning the product for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

SKI BOOTS 

SCARPA North America is recalling F1 EVO Ski Boots with Tronic system component sold nationwide and in Canada from October 2014 go January 2015. The Tronic system, can unexpectedly switch from ski mode to walk mode, not allowing the boot to release from the binding, posing a fall or injury hazard. 

This recall involves the men’s and women’s SCARPA F1 EVO ski boots with the Tronic system component. “SCARPA” is written in white letters on the lower outer side of the boot. The model name “F1 EVO” is printed on the upper right outside ankle cuff of the boots.

Consumers should contact SCARPA North America at (866) 998-2895 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.scarpa.com for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 10 

CHILDREN'S PAJAMAS 

K.J. Sportswear California is recalling Children’s Pajamas sold at authorized Thor motocross retailers nationwide from June 2013 through December 2014. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury. 

This recall involves children’s one-piece and two-piece Thor pajama sets. This recall includes both pajama styles with these tracking numbers on the back of the neck label: 728141, 995755, 995756, 995757 and 995758.   

Consumers should return the pajamas to K.J. Sportswear California for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact K.J. Sportswear California at (844) 757-3225 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday. 

GAS TRIMMERS 

efco is recalling efco Gas Trimmers sold nationwide and in Canada from June 2009 to July 2014. The muffler on the engine can break during use and pose a fire hazard. 

The trimmers are used in residential and professional applications for cutting grass and light brush. They are 36cc models 8371 S and 8371 T, and a 40.2cc model 8421 T engine displacement. The brand “efco” and model number are printed on the front of the engine and the brand name also appears on the wand. 

Consumers should return the trimmers to an authorized efco dealer for a free replacement. 

Consumers can also contact Comet USA at (800) 800-4420 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit www.efcopower.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING MARCH 7

MARCH 6

ICE AUGERS 

Rapala is recalling StrikeMaster® Lithium Lazer ™ Ice Augers sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2014 to January 2015. The trigger switch on the auger could fail and the unit not turn off, posing an injury hazard. 

The Lithium Lazer™ ice auger is used by ice fishermen to cut circular holes in ice to access the water and fish below, and is identified with the logo for StrikeMaster Ice Augers on the front of the powerhead.  It also is identified as a Lithium Lazer™ on the top of the powerhead. 

Consumers can return the auger to the place where purchased for a full refund, or return to Rapala for a full refund or $700 credit toward a new product on www.rapala.com

Consumers can also contact StrikeMaster at (877) 572-7278 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.StrikeMaster.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 4

DIRT DEVIL TOOL ACCESSORY 

Dirt Devil is recalling Dirt Devil® Scorpion® Turbo Quick Flip Hand Vac Turbo Tool Accessory sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2012 to February 2015. The interior fan of the Turbo Tool accessory can break and eject from the tool housing, posing a laceration hazard. 

The recalled Dirt Devil Turbo Tool attachment was sold as a vacuum accessory with the corded Dirt Devil Scorpion Turbo Quick Flip Hand Vac. “Royal,” model number “08225” and a five-digit manufacture date code ending in 12A U, 13A U, 13B U or 14B U are printed on a label on the bottom of the hand vacuum. 

Consumers should contact Royal Appliance at (888) 393-2063 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.dirtdevil.com for instructions on receiving a free replacement tool accessory. More info at www.recalls.org.

CHILDREN'S PAJAMAS   

KTM North America is recalling Children’s Pajamas sold at KTM motorcycle shops nationwide from August 2012 to January 2015. The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries. 

This recall involves children’s onesies and two-piece KTM motocross pajamas. All onesies are long-sleeved and have snap closures from the neck to the left ankle and were sold in sizes 18 months to 2T. The two-piece, long-sleeve and pant pajama sets are 100% cotton and were sold in two prints. This set was sold in sizes 2T through 5T. 

Consumers should return the pajamas to KTM North America, Inc. for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact KTM North America, Inc. at (888) 985-6090 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or online at www.ktmusa.com. More info at www.recalls.org.

MARCH 3 

SNOWBOARD BINDINGS 

Flow Sports Inc. is recalling Flow 2014 Flite-series snowboard bindings sold nationwide from July 2014  to February 2015. A pin can disengage and cause the binding to open, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves Flow 2014 Flite-series snowboard bindings with model names Flite, Haylo, Micron Youth, Flite LTD and Flite MTN. 

Consumers should contact Flow Sports at (855) 920-9955 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.flow.com for a free repair or to return the bindings for free replacement bindings or a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

2 IN 1 BASSINET TO CRADLE 

Dream on Me is recalling 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle sold nationwide from May 2012 to October 2014. The wire supports on the sides of the bassinet can disconnect causing the fabric sides to lower; posing a risk that infants can fall out or become entrapped and suffocate. 

This recall involves the 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle, sold in pink, blue, green, and white. The recalled model numbers are 439-A, 439-B, 439-G, 439-P and 439-W and can be found on a tag which is located under the mattress pad of the bassinet. 

Consumers should contact Dream On Me at (877) 201-4317, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.dreamonme.com to obtain a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING FEBRUARY 28

FEBRUARY 25 

HAND TRUCKS

Cosco is recalling Convertible Hand Trucks sold nationwide from March 2009 to October 2011. The wheel hub can separate or break and eject pieces during inflation, posing a risk of injury. 

This recall involves Cosco Home & Office Products 3-in-1 convertible aluminum hand trucks. Recalled hand trucks have model numbers 12-301 ABL and 12-301 ABL1 and were manufactured from January 2009 to October 2011. The model number and manufacture date are on the Cosco label on the rear side of the bottom cross member. 

Consumers should contact Cosco at (888) 250-9299 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.coscoproducts.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.

FEBRUARY 24 

ELECTRIC RANGES 

Sears Kenmore 24-inch electric ranges sold at Sears and Kmart stores nationwide from April 2014 to October 2014 are being recalled. The heating element can fail to properly adhere to the cooktop, posing an electrical shock hazard. 

This recall involves Sears Kenmore 24-inch wide freestanding electric ranges with model number 790.90152 with serial numbers from NF408 through NF424 and model number 790.90153 with serial numbers from NF408 through NF427. 

Consumers should contact Sears at (888) 281-3915 between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. CT Monday through Saturday, or between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. CT Sunday or online at www.sears.com and www.kmart.com to schedule a free inspection and repair if necessary. More info at www.recalls.org. 

CEILING FANS 

Fanimation is recalling Brewmaster Ceiling Fans sold nationwide from June 2002 to December 2014. The ceiling fan hub holding the blades can separate from the shaft when operating in reverse. If this happens, the fan blades and hub can fall and pose a risk of injury. 

The recall includes Brewmaster belt-driven fans powered by a remote motor. Fans with the following model numbers on their packaging are included in the recall: FP10AB, FP10AC, FP10BL, FP10PW, FP20AB, FP20AC, FP20BL and FP20PW. 

Consumers should contact Fanimation at (888) 250-6458 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.fanimation.com for a retention collar for the Brewmaster fan. More info at www.recalls.org.