Cribs, strollers back to 2004
The following recalls were issued Jan. 17 - 21 by federal and state agencies:
Cribs: Dorel Asia SRL is recalling Dorel Asia cribs sold at K-Mart, Wal-Mart and Sears January 2005 - December 2009. The drop side hardware can fail causing the drop side to detach from the crib. When the drop side detaches it creates a space in which an infant or toddler can become entrapped and suffocate or strangle. Consumers should contact Dorel Asia, www.dorel-asia.com, 866-762-2304, to receive a free replacement kit.
Strollers: Graco Children's Products Inc. is recalling Graco's Passage, Alano and Spree Strollers and Travel Systems sold October 2004 - December 2009. The hinges on the stroller's canopy pose a fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to the child when the consumer is opening or closing the canopy. The recall involves Graco Passage, Alano and Spree Strollers and Travel Systems. Consumers should contact Graco, www.graco.com, 800-345-4109, to receive a free protective cover repair kit.
Elliptical Trainers: Johnson Health Tech North America is recalling Horizon Fitness and LIVESTRONG Fitness Elliptical Trainers sold October - November 2009. The foot pedal can become disengaged, posing a fall hazard. The recalled products are elliptical trainers branded under the Horizon Fitness and LIVESTRONG Fitness names. The brand name is located at the top of the console display with the model numbers just below and the serial numbers are located on the front support tube of the trainer. Consumers should contact Johnson Health Tech NA, www.horizonfitness.com, 800-962-3596, to schedule a free in-home replacement of the defective pedals.
Built-In Ovens: BSH Home Appliances Corp. is recalling ThermadorÃÂ® Built-In Ovens sold June 2004 - July 2007. The ovens can have gaps in the insulation where overheating can occur and when used in the self-cleaning mode it can cause nearby cabinets to catch fire. This poses a fire hazard. The recall involves Thermador Brand built-in double ovens with model numbers C272B, C302B, SEC272, SEC302, SECD272 and SECD302 and serial numbers between FD8403 through FD8701. Model and serial numbers are located on the underside of the control panel. Consumers should contact Thermador, www.thermador.com, 800-701-5230, to schedule an inspection and free repair, if necessary.
Steam Mops: Conair Corp. is recalling Lysol Steam Cleaning Mops sold September 2006 - September 2009. Hot water mixed with Lysol can forcefully spurt out and rupture the housing unit, posing a burn hazard and a laceration hazard to consumers from the broken housing unit. The recall involves the Lysol Steam Cleaning Mop by Conair with model numbers SM10L or SM10LR. The model number is printed on the bottom of the mop under the microfiber cloth. Consumers should contact Conair, www.conair.com, 800-687-6916, to receive a free replacement steam cleaning mop.
Choppers: Lifetime Brands Inc. is recalling PedriniÃÂ® Pro Chop Professional Multipurpose Choppers sold at Sam's Club locations October - December 2009. Pieces of the chopper's metal blades can break off during use and fall into food being prepared in the chopper, posing a laceration hazard. The recalled product is the PedriniÃÂ® Pro Chop Professional Multipurpose Chopper with model number 5061050 and UPC 024131114849. The product is a multipurpose chopper and corer for fruits and vegetables. The model number and UPC are located on the chopper's packaging. Consumers should return the chopper to any Sam's Club for a full refund. Consumers can also contact Lifetime Brands Inc, www.lifetimebrands.com, 800-471-3986.
For more information: www.recalls.org