Friday, February 5, 2016

Recalls from Carrier, Macy's, Pier 1, Walmart and Disney Parks

Today's product recall list has pressure cookers, air conditioners, Martha Stewart, Pier 1 chairs, Walmart griddles and Disney Parks infant jumpsuits.

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Breville Recalls Pressure Cookers Due to Risk of Burns

The sealing gasket can be incorrectly inserted upside down on the lid which can allow the unexpected release of built-up pressure.

contact Breville for a replacement sealing gasket and updated instructions.

Consumer Contact: Breville USA Inc. at 800-983-3165 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.brevilleusa.com and click on the “BPR600XL Recall” link.

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Carrier Recalls to Repair Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners, Heat Pumps Including Previously Recalled Units Due to Fire Hazard

The power cord plug can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
Contact:  Carrier at 800-761-8492 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.carrier.com and click on Important Product Safety Recall for more information.

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Macy’s Recalls Martha Stewart Stainless Steel Cookware; Injury Hazard with Frying Pans

The metal discs that cover the frying pan’s rivets can pop off and hit consumers, posing an injury hazard. (Oh great, kitchen wars!)

Contact: Macy’s toll-free at 888-257-5949 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET Sunday through Saturday or online at www.macys.com and click on “Product Recall” for more information.

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Pier 1 Imports Recalls Swingasan Chairs and Stands Due to Fall Hazard

The suspension hardware on the chair and stand can break, or the stand can become unstable during use, posing a fall hazard.

Contact: Pier 1 Imports toll-free at 855-513-5140 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Saturday or 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Sunday or online at www.pier1.com and click on “Product Notes & Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Walmart Recalls Rival Griddles Due to Shock Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

The heating element can crack and water can get inside, posing a shock hazard when the griddle is plugged into an electrical outlet.

Contact: Walmart at 800-925-6278 between 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT on Saturday and between 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. CT Sunday, online at www.walmart.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

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Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Recalls Infant Bodysuits Due to Choking Hazard  
The Darth Vader and Disneyland 60th infant bodysuit snaps on the bodysuits can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Contact: Walt Disney Parks and Resorts toll-free at 844-722-1444 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.disneyparks.com and click on “Recall Notice” for more information.

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As always, these and other recalls can be found on the CPSC website.

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Hi - sorry for the confirmation but I need to weed out the noise from the well intended comments. Thanks for leaving a note... - Bruce