Monday, January 27, 2014

Kenmore Oscillating Fan Heaters, Playtex Pacifier Holders Recalled

Below are a few recalls I thought you'd be interested in... or at least I think you should know about it!

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Playtex Recalls Pacifier Holder Clips Due to Choking Hazard


Playtex is recalling their pacifier holder clips due to the clips potential to cracking and small parts becoming a choking hazard.

There have been 99 incidents of parts breaking free.

Contact Playtex toll-free at (888) 220-2075 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.playtexproducts.com and click on Recall for more information. 

This issue also impacts

"Baby Rattles Recalled by Midwest-CBK Due to Choking Hazard"


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Sears and Kmart have put out a recall on their Kenmore Oscillating Fan Heaters because of fire and burn Hazards.


Apparently the heaters have issues with broken motor mounts.  These broken mounts can cause overheating, catch fire and ignite nearby items.  Hence, the fire and burn hazard.

The recall involves Kenmore oscillating fan heaters with model number 127.90914310.

There have been incidents of smoke inhalation and finger blisters.

"The fan heaters are gray and white, measure about 12 inches tall by 9 inches wide, have two dials at the top for temperature and fan speed and a red on-off button on the front base. Kenmore is printed on the front bottom of the fan heaters."

Contact: Sears/Kmart toll-free at (888) 820-3341 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, and 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT on Saturday, or visit the firms’ websites at www.sears.com and www.kmart.com click on Product Recall for more information.

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Other recalls


Nationwide Industries Recalls Trident Pool Gate Latches Due To Failure to Secure Hazardous Areas

RSI Recalls Bathroom Medicine Cabinets Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at The Home Depot

U.S. Boiler Recalls Home Heating Boilers Due to Carbon Monoxide Hazard

SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes Due to Crash and Injury Hazards

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Check out more details and pics of the recalls at http://www.cpsc.gov/

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