MEDIA RELEASES
 

WEEK ENDING SEPTEMBER 24

SEPTEMBER 21

INFANT CARRIERS 

Lenny Lamb is recalling Buckle Onbu infant carriers sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2016 to June 2016. The internal stitching on the infant carrier is missing, posing a fall hazard. 

The Lenny Lamb Buckle Onbu is an infant carrier designed to strap the baby against the caregiver’s body at the hip. A label with the manufacture date between 05.2015 and 06.2016 is located on the back side of the shoulder area of the carrier. 

Consumers should contact Lenny Lamb at 877-487-1416 from 2 a.m. to 10 a.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at https://us.lennylamb.com/  to receive a full refund or a free replacement carrier. More info at www.recalls.org.

SEPTEMBER 20

BATTERY PACKS 

Denon is recalling HEOS 1 Go Pack rechargeable battery packs sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2015 to June 2016. The battery can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazards. 

This recall involves Denon’s HEOS 1 Go Pack lithium-ion rechargeable battery packs for wireless speakers. Only HEOS 1 Go Packs with a 10-character alpha-numeric serial number beginning with 5 or 601G91 and ending with 3517 through 4004 are included in the recall. HEOS, the model and serial numbers are printed on the bottom.  Only the speaker battery is being recalled. 

Consumers should contact Denon at 844 -759-1987 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET on Saturday or online at https://usa.denon.com for a free replacement battery pack. More info at www.recalls.org.  

WEEK ENDING SEPTEMBER 17

SEPTEMBER 15

GALAXY NOTE 7 SMARTPHONES 

Samsung is recalling Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones sold prior to September 15, 2016 sold nationwide in Canada and Mexico from August 2016 to September 2016. The lithium-ion battery in the Galaxy Note7 smartphones can overheat and catch fire, posing a serious burn hazard. 

To determine if your phone has been recalled, locate the IMEI number on the back of the phone or the packaging, and enter the IMEI number into the online registration site www.samsung.com or call Samsung toll-free at 844-365-6197. 

Consumers contact the wireless carrier, retail outlet or Samsung.com where you purchased your device to receive free of charge a new Galaxy Note7 with a different battery, a refund or a new replacement device.  Go to www.samsung.com for more details. More info at www.recalls.org.

BUNGEE CHAIRS 

Nanjing Kekang Outdoor Products  is recalling Bungee chairs sold exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods stores nationwide from May 2016 to July 2016. The chair rivets can break while in use, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves Captiva Designs bungee chairs with model number AC098 printed on the header cards of the product packages. 

Consumers should return the chairs to any Big 5 Sporting Goods store for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Nanjing Kekang Outdoor Products at 866-283-4412 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.big5sportinggoods.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

WASHERS 

GE Appliances is recalling GE Profile™ top-loading clothes washers sold nationwide and in Canada from June 2003 to October 2011. An electrical component in the washers can overheat, posing a fire hazard. 

The recall involves three models of GE Profile high-efficiency top-loading clothes washers. Model and serial numbers can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact GE Appliances at 877-830-9732 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.geappliances.com for a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org. 

OFF-ROAD VEHICLES 

Polaris is recalling Polaris Ranger 900 recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs) sold nationwide from April 2013 to June 2014. The heat shield can fall off the vehicle, posing fire and burn hazards. 

This recall involves all model year 2014 Polaris Ranger XP 900, XP 900 EPS, and CREW 900 recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs). All 2014 Ranger 900 models and Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs) are included in this recall. 

Consumers should contact Polaris at 800-765-2747 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.polaris.com to schedule a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

SEPTEMBER 14

BUOYANCY CONTROL DEVICES 

Huish Outdoors is recalling Zeagle brand buoyancy control devices (BCDs) sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2015 to August 2016. The buoyancy control devices can suddenly leak air causing a loss of flotation, posing a drowning hazard. 

This recall involves all Zeagle brand Grace and Element BCDs. 

Consumers should return the item to Huish Outdoors or an authorized Zeagle dealer for a free replacement. 

Consumers can also contact Huish Outdoors at 888-270- 8595 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.zeagle.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

SEPTEMBER 13

ELECTRIC VACUUM/MULCHERS 

BLACK+DECKER™ is recalling BLACK+DECKER electric blower/vacuum/mulchers sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2013 to September 2016.The fan cover can unlatch unexpectedly, posing a laceration hazard. 

This recall involves BLACK+DECKER 3-in-1 electric blower/vacuum/mulchers with model numbers BV5600, BV6000 and BV6600. The model number and “Type 1” are printed on the name plate on the right side of the motor housing. Only “Type 1” blower/vacuum/mulchers are included in this recall. 

Consumers should contact BLACK+DECKER at 866-937-9805 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.blackanddecker.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING SEPTEMBER 10

SEPTEMBER 8

PACIFIER CLIPS 

Toys ‘R’ Us is recalling Babies ‘R’ Us pacifier clips sold nationwide from February 2015 to April 2016. The pacifier clip’s spring mechanism can break and release small parts, posing a choking hazard. 

This recall involves Babies‘R’Us pacifier clips sold in an assortment of six colors and character designs, including a red monster, blue monster, monkey, giraffe, owl with one eye closed, and an owl with both eyes open. The recalled pacifier clip assortment has model number 5F6237F and “®2014 Geoffrey, LLC” engraved on the back to the plastic cover. 

Consumers should return the product to Babies ‘R’ Us or Toys ‘R’ Us for a refund. 

Consumers can also contact Toys ‘R’ Us at 800-869-7787 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.toysrus.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

BUG ZAPPER BULBS 

Creative Sourcing is recalling ZapBulb mosquito zapper LED light bulbs sold nationwide from April 2016 to July 2016. The light bulb’s base can separate from the connector, posing an electrical shock hazard. 

This recall involves the HAUS ZapBulb 2-in-1 mosquito zapper LED light bulbs. SKU number IK 3000 is on the product’s packaging. 

Consumers should contact Creative Sourcing free at 888-521-8326 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.hauswares.com for a free replacement mosquito zapper LED light bulb. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING SEPTEMBER 3

SEPTEMBER 1

OFF-ROAD VEHICLES 

Polaris is recalling RZR XP Turbo Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles sold nationwide from August 2015 to July 2016. The vehicles' engine can overheat and turbo system’s drain tube can loosen, posing a fire hazard. 

This recall involves all model year 2016 Polaris RZR XP Turbo and RZR XP 4 Turbo recreational off-highway vehicles. All model and Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs) are included in this recall. 

Consumers should contact Polaris at 800-765-2747 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.polaris.com to schedule a free repair. More info at www.recalls.org.

OFF-ROAD MOTORCYCLES 

KTM North America is recalling Motocross competition off-road motorcycles sold nationwide from October 2015 to March 2016. The connecting rod in the crankshaft assembly can fracture, causing the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash. 

This recall involves model year 2016 KTM brand and Husqvarna Motorcycles brand motorcross off-road motorcycles with 250cc, 4-cycle engines. Recalled KTM 250 SX-F motorcycles are orange and black with the KTM logo on both sides of the shrouds covering the fuel tank. Recalled KTM 250 SX-F Factory Edition motorcycles are orange and blue with the KTM and the Red Bull logos on both sides of the shrouds covering the fuel tank. Recalled Husqvarna FC 250 motorcycles are white with blue and yellow markings. Model year 2016 motorcycles have a letter “G” in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN), located on the right side of the steering head. 

Consumers should contact an authorized KTM or Husqvarna Motorcycles dealer to schedule a free repair. 

Consumers can also contact KTM North America/Husqvarna Motorcycles North America at 888-985-6090 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.ktmusa.com or www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com. More info at www.recalls.org. 

BICYCLE HELMETS 

SAHN Designs is recalling SAHN Classic bicycle helmets sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2013 to December 2015. The helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the federal safety standard for bicycle helmets, posing a risk of head injury. 

This recall involves SAHN Classic SH523 adult bicycle helmets. “SAHN” is printed on the outer shell of the helmet on the right side. The production date and “SH-523 Classic” are printed on the white sticker label on the inside of the helmet. 

Consumers should contact SAHN Designs at 800-642-7086 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.sahn.cc for a free replacement helmet. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 31

PENDANT FIXTURES 

Swarovski is recalling Octa Crystal Pendant light fixtures sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2010 to January 2016. The crystal in the light fixture can detach and fall if damaged during shipment, posing an impact hazard. 

This recall involves Swarovski Octa Crystal Pendant light fixtures. Model number A9950NR700126, A9950NR700127, A9950NR700130 or A9950NR700131 is printed on the product label inside of the fixture canopy. 

Consumers should contact  Swarovski at 800-836-1892 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.swarovski-lighting.com to schedule a free inspection. Following inspection, if the light fixture was damaged during shipment, a replacement pendant light fixture will be provided free of charge. More info at www.recalls.org.

WEEK ENDING AUGUST 27

AUGUST 25

MICROWAVES 

Whirlpool is recalling Whirlpool brand microwave hood combinations sold nationwide from January 2014 to April 2016. Internal arcing during use can ignite an internal plastic component, posing a fire hazard. 

This recall involves Whirlpool brand microwave hood combinations. Model numbers and serial numbers can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact Whirlpool at 800-990-6254 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at http://repair.whirlpoolcorp.com for a free replacement product. More info at www.recalls.org. 

LED T8 LAMPS 

Cree is recalling Cree® LED T8 Replacement Lamps sold nationwide and in Canada from September 2015 to May 2016. The recalled lamps can overheat and melt, posing a burn hazard. 

These lamps are used indoors to replace traditional two-pin T8 fluorescent tubes. The white lamps have a cylindrical shape and measure 48 inches long. “Cree,” “BT848 Series Lamp,” the product number and a four-digit date code are printed on the lamp or on a white label affixed to the lamp. Product numbers can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact Cree at 888-338-7883 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.cree.com to receive a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

M&M JEWELRY 

Mars Retail Group is recalling M&M’S®-branded jewelry sold from May 2015 to June 2016. The jewelry can contain high levels of lead. 

Recalled items include earrings, rings, bracelets and necklaces. Jewelry items included in the recall have the M&M’S logo “M” as a charm or other feature. 

Consumers contact M&M’S World World at 866-915-5058 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.mmsworld.com or visit an M&M’S World store to return the jewelry for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org. 

GENERATORS 

J.D. North America is recalling All Power portable gasoline generators sold nationwide and in Mexico from March 2014 to May 2016. The fuel tank can leak, posing explosion, fire and burn hazards. 

This recall involves All Power portable gasoline generators with model numbers APGG6000 and APGG7500.  Model APGG6000 generators are rated at 6,000 watts and have UPC code 8 4676600055 3 and serial number JD29014S18035 through JD29014U020742. Model APGG7500 generators are rated at 7,500 watts and have UPC code 8 4676600056 0 and serial number JD42014S16027 through JD42014T210606. The model number is located on both sides of the unit. The UPC code and serial number can be found on a silver plate on the upper right hand-side of the back side panel. 

Consumers should contact J.D. North America at (844) 287-4655 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.allpoweramerica.com to schedule a free replacement fuel tank, including installation. More info at www.recalls.org.

AUGUST 24

STROLLERS 

Dorel Juvenile is recalling Safety 1st Step and Go Travel Systems sold nationwide and in Canada from May 2015 to June 2016. The stroller tray folding mechanism can partially disengage on one side when used with an infant car seat attached to the stroller, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall involves Step and Go Travel Systems sold under the Safety 1st brand and manufactured by Dorel Juvenile. It was sold in a variety of colors along with the OnBoard 35 infant car seat. Safety 1st is imprinted on the front of the stroller tray. Model number TR314 is printed on a white label on the back of the stroller seat. 

Consumers should contact Safety 1st at 866-762-3036 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.safety1st.com for a free repair kit. More info at www.recalls.org.

 AUGUST 23

BUILDING PLAY SETS 

Alex Toys is recalling ALEX Jr. Baby Builder, First Pops and First Snaps sold nationwide and in Canada from December 2009 to June 2016. Small parts of the plastic toy building sets can detach, posing a choking hazard. 

This recall involves three ALEX Jr. branded sets of infant building toys, the Baby Builder, model 1982, First Pops, model 1981P, and the First Snaps, model 1981S produced prior to November 2010. Batch codes can be found at www.recalls.org. 

Consumers should contact ALEX at 844-310-6691 anytime or online at www.alexbrands.com for a prepaid shipping envelope to return the product(s). More info at www.recalls.org.  

LAMP BURNERS 

Crownplace Brands is recalling Recalls Kerosene Lamp Burners sold nationwide from July 2015 to July 2016. The burner’s threads can disengage, allowing the burner to disconnect from the base, posing burn and fire hazards. 

This recall involves Crownplace Brands’ Aladdin MaxBrite kerosene lamp burners. “Aladdin MAXBrite500” is printed on the burner knob. The patent number is 3551086. “Aladdin” and the patent number are printed on the barrel of the burner. 

Consumers should contact Crownplace Brands at 800-457-5267 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.aladdinlamps.com  for a free replacement. More info at www.recalls.org. 

WRISTBANDS 

McDonald’s is recalling “Step-iT” Activity Wristbands distributed exclusively by McDonald’s restaurants nationwide and in Canada from August 9, 2016 to August 17, 2016 with Happy Meals and Mighty Kids Meals. The recalled wristbands can cause skin irritation or burns. 

This recall involves “Step-iT” activity wristbands, which come in two styles—“Activity Counter” and a motion-activated “Light-up Band.” Both styles of activity wristbands have a square face with the words “STEP-iT” printed on them and a button to depress and activate the wristband. The back of the square face contains the etched words “Made for McDonald’s.”  

Consumers should return the wristbands to any McDonald’s for a free replacement toy and either a yogurt tube or bag of apple slices. More info at www.recalls.org.