Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: December 26, 2016 - January 1, 2017

Each week we compile a summary of recalled, 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.

12 recalls you should be aware this week.


  • Honda is recalling 641,302 Honda Odysseys for second row latch issues – the fix won’t be ready for a few months.

Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories:

Food, Beverage:

Infant & Children Products:

  • GLOPO recalled children’s Joyrider 3-Wheel Scooters – the front wheels of the scooter can detach when riding, posing a fall hazard.
  • Tea Collection recalled children’s denim jackets due to choking hazard – the metal snaps on the jackets can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.

Pet Food & Animal Products:

  • Huvepharma, Inc. issued a voluntary nationwide recall of Duramycin-10 due to stability failure – this is an antibiotic for use in drinking water for swine, calves and poultry.

Household Products:

  • 4 Sizzle recalled promotional charcoal grills due to fire hazard.
  • Tristar Products Recalls AquaRug Shower Rugs due to fall hazard – the four suction cups on the underside of the rugs can fail to prevent slipping, posing a fall hazard to the user.


  • RNG recalls 100-watt bendable solar panels – The solar panels can overheat, posing a risk of fire.

Sources: fda.gov, cspc.gov, usda.gov, reuters.com, safekids.org, goodhousekeeping.com, consumeraffairs.com, foodsafetynews.com, usatoday.com, autoblog.com, wemakeitsafer.com, digitaltrends.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 16 offices in RI and Southeastern, MA.

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