Recent product recalls

By Robin Melen on September 7, 2011 12:01:00 am

Recall-alert-new NIGHT LIGHTS About 10,000 Corvest LED night lights distributed by various companies as a free promotional product, imprinted with the company's name from December 2010 through March 2011. The LED night lights can overheat, smolder, and melt which may cause minor burns. The firm has received five reports of the recalled LED night lights overheating, smoldering or melting. No injuries have been reported. "Model SBD01", the number "E314462" and "Made in China" are stamped on the back of the night light's plastic white base.
IF YOU OWN ONE Discard it. You can contact the company at 877- 924-4624.

WOODEN RATTLE About 3,300 Manhattan Group Twirlla wooden rattles sold at baby and gift and specialty stores nationwide and online at ManhattanToy.com from March 2011 through July 2011 for about $12. The toy's U-shaped parts can break, posing a choking hazard.
IF YOU OWN ONE Return it to the store where purchased to receive a full refund. Call 800-541-1345 or go to www.manhattantoy.com for more information.

For the latest information on all recalls, go to Recalls.gov. There you'll find recalls from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Food and Drug Administration, and The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, among others.

 

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Robin Melen

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