Product Recalls: Are You Spending Your Quarantine With These Dangerous Household Items? (Part 2)

What a strange time to be writing about recalls. You might think that we’d have a slightly larger priority at hand to discuss, and we do, but in a more oblique way this week. With the amount of time we’re all spending at home these days, staying on top of product recalls has never been [...]

2020-05-19T15:11:10-08:00May 19th, 2020|Product Recalls|0 Comments

Product Recalls: Are You Spending Your Quarantine With These Dangerous Household Items? (Part 1)

What a strange time to be writing about recalls. You might think that we’d have a slightly larger priority at hand to discuss, and we do, but in a more oblique way this week. With the amount of time we’re all spending at home these days, staying on top of product recalls has never been [...]

2020-05-14T13:39:17-08:00May 14th, 2020|Product Recalls|0 Comments

January 2020 Product Recalls

New year, new recalls! We really don’t like it when people get sick or injured, and neither does the government, so once a month we like to do a deep dive into the most recent product recalls and share with you the ones we think you should be aware of — especially when it comes [...]

2020-01-23T12:35:24-08:00January 23rd, 2020|Product Recalls, Safety|0 Comments

IKEA to Pay $46 Million to Parents of Toddler Killed by Dresser Tip-Over in Historic Wrongful Death Settlement

IKEA is known for many things: its inexpensive meatballs, its quirky Swedish furniture names, and for being the largest supplier of allen wrenches that will later be thrown across the living room in frustration. That’s how the joke goes, right?  Except this is nothing to joke about.  As of yesterday, IKEA will be known for [...]

2020-01-08T16:42:51-08:00January 8th, 2020|Product Recalls, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Important Recall Alert: T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods Sold Recalled Products After Recalls Were Announced

We’ll be honest, we’ve never seen something like this before. Most recalls are for a single product, but this recall alert is for 19 (nineteen) separate products, each of which had their own alerts in the past — some of which we featured.  Most concerning are the Rocking Sleepers by Kids II, and other inclined [...]

2019-12-13T13:27:44-08:00December 13th, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls, Safety|0 Comments

Autumn 2019 Product Recalls

We don’t like it when people get sick or injured, especially when it’s only the start of the school year. That’s when you’re supposed to be getting back into the homework swing — not worrying about whether or not this or that product might be a hazard to you and your kids. Instead, we’ve done [...]

2019-09-27T13:17:16-08:00September 27th, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls, Safety|0 Comments

May 2019 Product Recalls

We don’t like it when people get sick or injured, and neither does the government, so once a month or so we like to do a deep dive into the most recent product recalls and share with you the ones we think you should be aware of — especially when it comes to the safety [...]

RECALL ALERT: Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper Linked to Deaths of More Than 30 Infants

Update:  Just prior to this article’s posting, it appears baby products manufacturer Kids2 (a Fisher-Price competitor) took down any product pages for its own inclined sleepers, which came under fire by Consumer Reports for the same safety issues that sparked the Rock ‘n Play recall. A recall of Kids2 sleepers may be imminent. If you [...]

March 2019 Product Recalls

We don’t like it when people get sick or injured, and neither does the government, so once a month we like to do a deep dive into the most recent product recalls and share with you the ones we think you should be aware of — especially when it comes to the safety of your [...]

2019-03-29T09:50:32-08:00March 29th, 2019|Child Safety, Product Recalls, Safety|0 Comments

Planning on Making Burgers This Weekend? This Latest Beef Recall Will Have You Thinking Twice.

Suffice it to say the meat industry has not been having the best six months. It all started to fall apart back in November when a staggering 12 million pounds of beef was yanked from shelves due to Salmonella concerns — which itself came on the heels of that massive E. coli-induced lettuce recall that [...]

2019-03-08T12:30:09-08:00March 8th, 2019|Product Recalls|0 Comments