Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Recalls: Wristbands, Play Sets, Generators, Lamps, Strollers, + More

Recalls: Wristbands, Play Sets, Generators, Lamps, Strollers, + More

ALEX Toys Recalls Infant Building Play Sets Due to Choking Hazard.  Small parts of the plastic toy building sets can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Contact: ALEX toll-free at 844-310-6691 anytime or online at www.alexbrands.com and click on the “Recall Information” link beneath the carousel for more information.

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All Power Portable Generators Recalled by J.D. North America Due to Explosion, Fire and Burn Hazards

The fuel tank can leak, posing explosion, fire and burn hazards.

Contact: J.D. North America toll-free at (844) 287-4655 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at apggrecall@jdna.com, or online at www.allpoweramerica.com and click on the APGG Recall link for more information.

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Cree Recalls LED T8 Lamps Due to Burn Hazard; Includes T8 Lamps Provided as Replacements in Previous Recall

The recalled lamps can overheat and melt, posing a burn hazard.

Contact: Cree toll-free at 888-338-7883 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at T8Rledlamps@cree.com or online at www.cree.com and click on “Recalls” for more information.

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Dorel Juvenile Recalls Safety 1st Strollers Due to Fall Hazard.


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.

Contact: Safety 1st toll-free at 866-762-3036 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at stepandgo@djgusa.com or online at www.safety1st.com and click on “Safety Notices” for more information. 
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McDonald’s Recalls “Step-iT” Activity Wristbands Due to Risk of Skin Irritation or Burns

Contact: McDonald’s at 800-244-6227 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT daily, or online at www.mcdonalds.com and click on “Safety Recall” for more information.

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SpeeCo Recalls Fence Wire Stretchers Due to Laceration Hazard

A recoiling wire can be released from the stretcher unexpectedly and strike bystanders, posing a laceration hazard.

Contact: SpeeCo toll-free at 855-271-7189 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.speeco.com  and click on Recalls for more information.

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Whirlpool Recalls Microwaves Due to Fire Hazard

Internal arcing during use can ignite an internal plastic component, posing a fire hazard. 

Contact: Whirlpool Corporation at 800-990-6254 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at http://repair.whirlpoolcorp.com. Consumers can also visit www.whirlpool.com and click on “Product Recall” for more information. 
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