Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: May 27 – June 2, 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:

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:

Auto:

    Recalled Ram LogoRecalled Ram Truck
  • More Ram trucks recalled over tailgate issue. The actuator limiter tab for the power locking mechanism could fracture, which would permit the actuator’s lock-rod control to move beyond its limits.
  • Jaguar Land Rover recalls model year 2014-2015 Jaguar F-TYPE vehicles. The passenger front airbag may deploy even if a child is in the seat.
  • Mazda recalls model year 2011-2013 Mazda6 vehicles. The front cross member may corrode after exposure to road salt.
  • Model year 2017-2018 Mitsubishi Mirage G4s recalled. The airbags may not deploy.

Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories:

Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements:

    Recalled ALDI FlourRecalled ALDI Flour
  • ALDI recalls Bakers Corner All Purpose Flour. The product may be contaminated with E. coli.
  • Blount Fine Foods recalls chicken tortilla soup. The product may be contaminated with pieces of plastic.
  • Hearthside Food Solutions recalls 7-Eleven ‘The Italian Job’ sandwiches. The product contains egg, an allergen not declared on the label.
  • purely elizabeth is recalling various granola products. The cashews provided by the firm’s supplier may contain foreign objects.
  • House of Spices (India) recalls Laxmi Dried Apricot. The product may contain sulfites, which are not declared on the label.
  • Recalled Bacon Shallot Potato Saladecalled Bacon Shallot Potato Salad
  • New Seasons Market recalls Bacon Shallot Potato Salad. The product may contain egg, an allergen not declared on the label.
  • J Deluca Fish Company Inc. Recalls Siluriformes Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection.
  • Richwell Group, Inc. Recalls Siluriformes Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection.

Infant & Children Products:

  • Children’s Sleep Sacks Recalled by Gildan Activewear Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Sold Exclusively at AmericanApparel. The children’s sleep sacks fail to meet the flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
  • Aegean Apparel Recalls Children’s Sleepwear Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The children’s sleepwear garments fail to meet the flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Technology/Electronics:

    Recalled USB Charging CableRecalled USB Charging Cable
  • Target Recalls USB Charging Cables Due to Shock and Fire Hazards. The metal around the cord can become electrically charged if it contacts the USB wall charger plug prongs while charging, posing shock and fire hazards.

Sporting Equipment:

  • DICK’S Sporting Goods recalls Ethos Pull-Up Assist. The plastic clip on the nylon web band can break.

Industrial/Tools:

  • Excel Industries Recalls Zero-Turn Mowers Due to Fire Hazard. A wire tie underneath the seat could damage the fuel line, posing a fire hazard.

Miscellaneous:

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