Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: March 9 – 15, 2020

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.

23 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:

Auto:

Recalled Jeep Wrangler
Recalled Jeep Wrangler

Motorcycle/Scooters:

  • Arcimoto is recalling 66 model year 2019-2020 FUV motorcycles. The traction-power harnesses large-gauge cable-lugs may be uncrimped or improperly crimped.

Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories:

Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements:

Recalled Mixed Nuts
Recalled Mixed Nuts

Infant & Children Products:

Technology/Electronics:

Household Products:

Recalled Ceiling Fan
Recalled Ceiling Fan
  • Kichler Lighting Recalls Ceiling Fans Due to Injury Hazard. The irons (arms) that hold the ceiling fan blades can detach during use, causing the blades to fall, posing an injury hazard.

  • RH recalls floor lamps. The lamp’s on/off foot switch can overheat, melt or catch fire.

  • Homestar Recalls Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards. The recalled dressers are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.

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

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Paul d’Oliveira

Attorney Paul d’Oliveira has been practicing personal injury and disability law for over 30 years. He started his personal injury law practice in 1989 with two offices in Fall River, MA and East Providence, RI. Today his firm has 15 offices in RI and Southeastern, MA.

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