Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: November 25 – December 1, 2019

Each week we compile a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.

24 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:

  • B. Braun Medical Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Twenty-Two (22) Lots of Blood Administration Sets, Due to Potential for Leakage at the Joint Between the Blood Filters and Tubing.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:

Auto:

Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories:

Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements:

    Recalled Yellowfin Tuna MedallionsRecalled Yellowfin Tuna Medallions
  • Northern Fisheries LTD has expanded their voluntary recall of frozen, wild-caught yellowfin Tuna Medallions to include product sold directly to consumers due to potentially elevated levels of histamine.
  • UNFI recalls five-pound bags of its Wild Harvest® Organic All-Purpose Flour, Unbleached. The recall is being issued for the potential presence of E. coli.
  • Hodgson Mill Issues Voluntary Recall of Unbleached All-Purpose White Wheat Flour Due to Potential Presence of Pathogenic E.coli.
  • Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Market of Lakewood, Colo., is recalling Natural Grocers brand organic soybeans. The product may contain mold.
  • Blue Grass Quality Meats is recalling 121,083 pounds of pork bacon and ready-to-eat turkey products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products contain soy, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product labels.
  • Recalled Raw PorkRecalled Raw Pork
  • Morris Meat Packing is recalling approximately 515,000 pounds of various raw pork products because they “were produced without the benefit of federal inspection and outside inspection hours,” according to the USDA.
  • Nature’s Rx recalls Silver Bullet male enhancement. The product contains sildenafil, which is not declared on the label.

Infant & Children Products:

    Recalled Children’s CardiganRecalled Children’s Cardigan
  • Recalled Products Sold by T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods After Recalls Were Announced. Hazards include infant fatalities, fire, burn, choking, fall, laceration, skin irritation, explosion or other injuries depending on the product.
    • Recalled Fisher-Price inclined sleeper accessory for Ultra-Lite Day & Night play yards
    • Recalled Kids II rocking sleeper
    • Recalled Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play sleeper
    • Recalled Carter’s children’s cardigan set
    • Recalled Kids II Oball rattle
    • Recalled MZB children’s light-up watches

Pet Food & Animal Products:

  • CHS is recalling 67 tons of Payback Feeds. The products may contain high levels of magnesium.

Technology/Electronics:

  • Grace Digital is recalling about 88,000 ECOXGEAR EcoBoulder speakers. The speaker’s battery can become overcharged and burst, posing an impact hazard.

Sporting Equipment:

Household Products:

    Recalled Patio ChairsRecalled Patio Chairs
  • Recalled Products Sold by T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods After Recalls Were Announced. Hazards include infant fatalities, fire, burn, choking, fall, laceration, skin irritation, explosion or other injuries depending on the product.
    • Recalled Ion audio portable speaker
    • Recalled TJX glass and ceramic drawer knob
    • Recalled Jimco bistro chair
    • Recalled TJX swivel barstool
    • Recalled Sharper Image and Frigidaire mandoline slicer
    • Recalled TJX glass beer mug
    • Recalled Bradshaw International coffee press
    • Recalled Calphalon cutlery knife
    • Recalled Swagway self-balancing scooter/hoverboard
    • Recalled TJX foldable lounge chair
    • Recalled Ivanka Trump scarf
    • Recalled Linon Home foldable wood patio chair
    • Recalled TJX Gardeners Eden light-up sample decoration – autumn wreath with silk leaves, pumpkins and gourds

Industrial/Tools:

    Recalled Wooden Handle Nailing HammersRecalled Wooden Handle Nailing Hammer
  • Yamaha Recalls Portable Generators Due to Fire and Burn Hazards. The portable generator’s fuel tank can leak gasoline, posing fire and burn hazards.
  • Stanley Black & Decker Recalls Wooden Handle Nailing Hammer Due to Injury Hazard. The molded grip on the hammer can come loose, posing an injury hazard to consumers.

Miscellaneous:

  • Mark Feldstein & Associates Recalls Stacked Gourd Jack-O-Lantern Decorations Due to Fire Hazard. The string light wiring inside of the Jack-O-Lanterns can overheat, spark or ignite, posing a fire hazard.

Sources:

fda.gov, cspc.gov, usda.gov, reuters.com, safekids.org, goodhousekeeping.com, consumeraffairs.com, foodsafetynews.com, usatoday.com, autoblog.com, powersportsbusiness.com, roadandtrack.com, uscgboating.org, wemakeitsafer.com, guns.com