IKEA recalls children’s bed canopies due to strangulation hazard

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16
Apr

The Children’s bed canopies from IKEA pose a strangulation hazard to infants and young children. A child can get entangled at the neck in the canopy’s fabric. There have been approximately 255,000 units recalled in the United States, 7,000 from Canada, and 2.6 million worldwide!

IKEA has received nine reports worldwide of children getting entangled in the bed canopies, including one in the U.S. involving a 7-month-old girl who pulled the canopy’s fabric into her crib and wrapped it around her neck several times.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled children’s bed canopies and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund. Contact a personal injury lawyer if your child has been affected by this product.

Arctic Cat recalls utility vehicles due to fire hazard

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14
Apr

About 2,300 units of the Arctic Cat Prowler 500 HDX have recently been recalled. The fuel can leak from the fuel fitting and the throttle body of the vehicle, posing a fire hazard. Don’t get burned by this product, check out our previous defective product cases.

There have no reports of incidents or injuries from this product. Consumers should stop using the recalled Prowlers immediately and contact an Arctic Cat dealer to schedule a free repair.

Ganz recalls stuffed animal toys due to choking hazard

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12
Apr

Three styles of Plush Grumpy Cat stuffed animal toys have been recalled by Ganz in the range of 8,200 units. The stuffed animals’ eyes can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Ganz has received six reports of the eyes detaching from the Grumpy Cat toys. No injuries, however, have been reported. Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children and contact Ganz for a free replacement Grumpy Cat product of equivalent value or a full refund. If you need advice on how to handle an incident like this you can talk to one of our personal injury attorneys. They are available 24/7!

Vera Bradley recalls Bear Ring Rattles and Bunny Toys

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10
Apr

Very Bradley has recently recalled about 98,000 units of their Vera Bradley Bear Ring Rattles and Bunny Stuffed Toys. Apparently, the pom-pom tail can detach from the body of the bear rattle and the bunny, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Vera Bradley has received two reports that the pom-pom tail detached from the product, however no injuries have been reported. Consumers should immediately take the products away from young children. Items can be returned to Vera Bradley for a full refund. If your child has suffered from this defective product contact us today.

Schneider Electric recalls circuit breakers due to fire hazard

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8
Apr

Schneider Electric has recently recalled approximately 28,400 units of their Square D branded, molded case F and K frame circuit breakers due to fire hazard. Reportedly, the circuit breaker can fail to trip when an overload occurs, posing the risk of fire, burn and electric shock.

There have been no any reported incidents or injuries. Consumers should immediately check to see if they have the recalled circuit breakers. Consumers with uninstalled products will receive a replacement. Installed products will be replaced at no charge to the customer with an allowance of up to $300 per site to cover labor costs. Contact an NY personal injury lawyer today if you have been injured through this product.

Twin-Star recalls space heaters due to fire and burn hazards

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31
Mar

The Duraflame electric space heaters have been recalled by Twin-Star due to the fact that the heater can overheat and cause the units to melt, catch fire and ignite nearby items. Approximately 31,000 of these units have been recalled because they pose a fire and burn hazard to consumers.

Twin-Star has received 32 reports of the heaters burning or melting, including eight of which have caught fire, one resulting in property damage. Consumers should immediately turn off and unplug the electric space heater and contact Twin-Star at (855) 884-9651 for a full refund. For more cases like this view our settlements and verdicts from defective products.

Rollerblade USA recalls skates due to fall hazard

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30
Mar

The Rollerblade® Tempest Inline Skates have been recalled by Rollerblade USA at the amount of 11,800 pairs of skates. Reportedly, the mounting holes in the boot and frame can be misaligned. This can cause the boot to separate from the frame, posing a fall hazard.

No injuries or incidents have been reported. However, consumers should stop using the skates immediately and contact Rollerblade USA at (800) 232-7655 for a free inspection and free replacement. If you have incurred an injury from this product contact a personal injury attorney today. Also you can review our similar practice areas for better outdoor safety and potential cases you may have.

Packaging Tape Inc. recalls air movers due to fire hazard

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29
Mar

Approximately 2,800 units of the Air Movers/Blowers from Packaging Tape Inc. have been removed due to fire hazard. Reportedly, the switch of the product can fail and cause the motor to overheat, posing a fire hazard. There have been eight reported incidents, including four reports of fire, one of which caused $225,000 in property damage. Consumers should stop using the recalled air movers/blowers and contact Packaging Tape to receive a full refund at (855) 800-1091.

Don’t let this happen to you! If you had had an incident with this product, and been effected by personal injury contact a New York personal injury lawyer for a free consultation.

BMC recalls bicycles due to crash and injury hazards

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28
Mar

BMC has recently recalled 1,300 units of their Stromer Electric Bicycles in the United States; and 11 in Canada. The recall stemmed off of a hazard that the bicycle fork can break, posing a crash and injury hazard to the rider. BMC has received one report of a fork breaking, resulting in minor scrapes and bruises to the rider. If you have been injured from this product contact an NY personal injury lawyer.

Consumers should immediately stop riding the bicycle and take it to an authorized Stromer dealer. Recalled bicycle owners will receive a free replacement fork and have it installed at no cost.

Belmont Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Recall

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27
Mar

House of Flavors Ice Cream Company is issuing a voluntary recall for all Belmont Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough due to the possible nut allergens in the product. The product was distributed in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois. There have been two documented cases of allergic reaction due to consumption of the product by allergic consumers. Affected products are being removed from all distribution. Consumers who have purchased the recalled products should return them to the store where they were purchased for a full refund.

If you have suffered an allergic reaction or any medical illness of any kind from use or consumption of this product, contact a personal injury lawyer.

Anyone requiring more information should contact House of Flavors consumer affairs at 1-800-930-7740, extension 2229, Monday through Friday 7 a.m. until 5 pm. (EST).