Winter 2018 Product Recalls

We don’t like it when people get sick or injured, and neither does the government, so every few months 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 [...]

2019-02-01T16:01:32+00:00December 13th, 2018|Product Recalls, Recall, Recalls, Toy Recall|0 Comments

September 2018 Product Recalls

We don’t like it when people get sick or injured, and neither does the government, so every few months 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. September has been a busy month for fire hazards, choking [...]

2019-02-01T16:01:33+00:00September 27th, 2018|Product Recalls, Recalls, Toy Recall|0 Comments

Recall Alert: Toxic School Supplies and Tainted Ground Beef

We have a pair of important recalls to alert you to today. We don’t often do one-off posts, but these two were concerning enough that we wanted to dedicate a quick post to them. Common School Supplies Found To Have Traces of Asbestos, Phthalates The first one comes from U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer [...]

2019-02-01T16:01:33+00:00August 29th, 2018|Product Recalls, Recalls, Toy Recall|0 Comments

Spring & Summer 2018 Product Recall Alerts, Part 1

This is Part One of our Spring & Summer product recall series. For Part Two, click here. We’re almost halfway through 2018, and with the school year coming to an end, children will be spending more and more time at home with their toys. Since it’s been a few months since our last product recall [...]

March Product Safety Recalls & Driverless Car Update

A handful of new recalls issued just this month, plus a perplexing update on those driverless cars. Handi-Craft Recalls Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holders Due to Choking Hazard Recall Date: March 15, 2018 Recall Number: 18-126 Recall Details: Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier & teether holders Sold At: Bed Bath & Beyond, H-E-B Grocery, [...]

2019-02-01T16:01:36+00:00March 28th, 2018|Product Recalls, Recalls, Toy Recall|0 Comments

Product Safety Recalls

Check out the latest safety product recalls on the table, as well as an update on the IKEA Malm Dresser, responsible for the deaths of eight children due to its toppling over. Libbey Bourbon Glasses Due to Laceration Hazard Recall Date: November 29, 2017 Recall Number: 18-046 Recall Details: Bourbon Taster Glasses Sold At: Libbey [...]

Latest Product Safety Recalls

Here are just a few of the latest product safety recalls from the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. Skip Hop’s Moonlight & Melodies Nightlight Soother Due to Electrical Shock Hazard Recall Date: September 28, 2017 Recall Number: 17-235 Recall Details: Moonlight & Melodies Nightlight Soother Sold At: Babies R Us, Buy Buy Baby, Target, [...]

Product Safety Recalls: Polaris, MixBin, BRIO, Laura Ashley, & a Takata Airbag Update

Check these product recall notices to be sure you and the people you know can stay safe and informed. POLARIS recalls General Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles due to crash hazard. Recall Date: August 22, 2017 Recall Number: 17-763 Recall Details: GENERAL recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVS) Hazard: Inconsistent tire pressure information can result in improperly-inflated tires, which [...]

Recall Notice: HP, IKEA, and Bolton Furniture

Make sure you know what to do to keep your family safe if you own a HP laptop, an IKEA MYSINGSÖ beach chair, or a Bolton Furniture Two Over Two 4-drawer Dresser (sold at retailers like Target, Amazon, ToysRUs, and Wayfair).   HP Laptop Batteries: HP recently added another 101,000 laptop batteries to their previous recall [...]

Recall Notice: McDonald’s Step-It Wristbands

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there is a current recall on McDonald’s Step-It wristbands, which have been distributed in Happy Meals. These colorful wristbands, as part of McDonald’s health conscious movement, were intended to help kids count steps and stay active. These colorful wristbands light up whenever there is movement. McDonalds has [...]