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Household Recalls

Nipponflex Recalls Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard

July 30, 2015

The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected by this recall. [...]

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ACCO Brands Recalls Quartet Magnetic and Dry Erase Boards Due to Laceration Hazard

July 30, 2015

Sharp metal edges on the back of the boards can become exposed while removing mounted boards posing a laceration hazard. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to [...]

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Whirlpool Recalls Jenn-Air Wall Ovens Due to Risk of Burns

July 29, 2015

The extendable roller rack can unexpectedly disengage when fully extended, posing a risk of burns to consumers. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you [...]

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IKEA Offers Free Wall Anchoring Repair Kit for Chests and Dressers Due to Tip-over Hazard After Two Children Died

July 22, 2015

MALM and other IKEA chests and dressers can tip-over if not anchored to the wall. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected [...]

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IKEA Offers Free Wall Anchoring Repair Kit for Chests and Dressers Due to Tip-over Hazard After Two Children Died

July 22, 2015

MALM and other IKEA chests and dressers can tip-over if not anchored to the wall. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected [...]

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EKO Recalls Motion Sensor Trash Cans Sold Exclusively at Costco Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)

July 17, 2015

The black plastic protective collar in the opening on the back of the trash receptacle can become dislodged and expose a sharp edge. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions [...]

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Reliance Worldwide Recalls Cash Acme Heatguard Temperature Actuated Flow Reducing (TAFR) Devices Due to Scald Hazard

July 16, 2015

The thermal element in the TAFR can fail to operate, causing the users to come in contact with water that is hotter than expected. This poses a risk of scalding injury. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original [...]

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Avon Recalls Nut Chopper Due to Risk of Injury

July 15, 2015

The tines of the grinding mechanism can break and these fragments can fall into the food being chopped. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if [...]

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Hearth & Home Technologies Recalls Pellet Stoves and Inserts Due to Laceration Hazard

July 9, 2015

Fuel can back up, creating unstable combustion and a pressure build up inside the firebox and glass can break, posing a laceration hazard. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions [...]

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Hearth & Home Technologies Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due to Fire Hazard

July 9, 2015

The back of the firebox can bow out, posing a fire hazard. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected by this recall. [...]

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