Category: Leisure

IKEA Recalls USB Chargers for Burn & Shock Hazards

IKEA Recalls USB Chargers for Burn & Shock Hazards

IKEA recalled about 33,000 USB charging cables after at least 9 people were burned or suffered electrical shocks.

/ March 1, 2024
Toshiba Laptop AC Adaptors Recalled After 43 People Burned

Toshiba Laptop AC Adaptors Recalled After 43 People Burned

About 15.5 million Toshiba Laptop AC Adaptors were recalled after 43 people were burned when the adaptors overheated or caught on fire.

/ February 29, 2024
MSR Recalls 80,000 Camping Cooking Pots for Burn Hazard

MSR Recalls 80,000 Camping Cooking Pots for Burn Hazard

More than 80,000 MSR camping cooking pots were recalled because the pot handle can break off or loosen, posing burn injury hazards from spilling hot food or liquids.

/ February 27, 2024
150,000 AmeriGas Propane Tanks Recalled for Fire Hazard

150,000 AmeriGas Propane Tanks Recalled for Fire Hazard

Nearly 150,000 propane tanks were recalled in New Hampshire and Boston because they can leak gas, posing a fire hazard.

/ February 26, 2024
Bell Youth Soquel Bike Helmets Recalled for Safety Hazards

Bell Youth Soquel Bike Helmets Recalled for Safety Hazards

About 5,000 Bell Youth Soquel Helmets were recalled because the strap anchor can break off the helmet, which poses a head injury risk.

/ February 22, 2024
1,800 Frigidaire Ranges Recalled for Electrocution Hazard

1,800 Frigidaire Ranges Recalled for Electrocution Hazard

About 1,800 Frigidaire Rear-Controlled Ranges were recalled because the control panel can detach and cause severe electrical shocks.

/ February 21, 2024
Char-Broil Recalls Digital Electric Smokers for Shock Hazard

Char-Broil Recalls Digital Electric Smokers for Shock Hazard

Char-Broil has recalled about 215,000 Digital Electric Smokers after at least 79 people suffered electrical shocks after touching the smokers.

/ February 16, 2024
CableMod Recalls Angled Adapters After $75,000 in Damage

CableMod Recalls Angled Adapters After $75,000 in Damage

More than 25,000 CableMod adapters have been recalled after causing at least $74,500 in property damage.

/ February 15, 2024
Ingenuity and Halo Bedside Bassinets Linked to Suffocation Hazard

Ingenuity and Halo Bedside Bassinets Linked to Suffocation Hazard

Consumer Reports is pushing for a recall of two types of beside bassinets that can tilt and cause babies to roll over and suffocate.

/ February 14, 2024
Husqvarna Recalls 403,000 Grass Trimmers After Fires Reported

Husqvarna Recalls 403,000 Grass Trimmers After Fires Reported

Husqvarna recalled more than 403,000 gas-powered grass trimmers after 12 reports of fires, electrical sparking, and a serious burn injury.

/ February 13, 2024