Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: September 16 – 22, 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.

29 Recalls to be aware this week.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:

Auto:

  • 227,000 VWs, Porsches face recall over airbags, seatbelt pre-tensioners. The Tiguan, Sharan and CC models built in 2015 as well as Porsche 911, Boxster, Cayman and Panamera models from 2015 and 2016.

Motorcycle/Scooters:

Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories:

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  • Lance Camper Manufacturing is recalling 151 model year 2018-2019 Lance Camper 855S trailers. The 12 volt battery power and/or ground wire may contact the hot burner box of the refrigerator.

  • Jayco is recalling 870 model year 2019-2020 Eagle HT fifth wheel trailers equipped with MORyde Orbital or You Turn Rubber Pin Box Wedge Kits. The pin boxes may have been equipped with bolts 1-3/4″ in length when they should have 2″ long bolts.

  • Keystone recalls model year 2019-2020 Hideout 25TH toy haulers. The trailers may be missing the Special Transportation Provision warning label.

Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements:

Infant & Children Products:

  • Abbott Laboratories Recalls Calcilo XD® Infant Formula.

  • Ragdoll & Rockets of Gardena, Calif., is recalling about 14,100 sets of children’s loungewear. The garments do not meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Pet Food & Animal Products:

  • Ridley Block Operations Voluntarily Recalls a Batch of Ultralyx 2416-5 No Other Products are Affected; Distribution was Limited to Georgia and Florida.

Technology/Electronics:

  • Humanscale Recalls QuickStand Lite Workstations Due to Injury Hazard. The recalled workstation’s arm can break and cause the workstation to fall, posing a risk of injury.

Sporting Equipment:

Household Products:

  • Kichler Lighting Recalls Pendant Lights Due to Fire Hazard. The light sockets can overheat, melt, or catch fire, posing a fire hazard.

Miscellaneous:

  • Chronicle Recalls Power Armor Collectible Helmets Due to Risk of Mold Exposure. Mold can be present on the fabric insert inside the helmet, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections in individuals with compromised immune systems, damaged lungs or an allergy to mold.

Firearms/Ammo/Accessories:

  • DIANA recalls air rifles. The air rifle can unexpectedly discharge even if the safety is engaged.

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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