Safety Issues, Product Recalls and Warnings 2014

Safety Issues, Product Recalls and Warnings 2014

Safety Issues, Product Recalls and Warnings 2014

Product

Date
Warning/Recall

Health Canada, Intertek warns of unauthorized ETLus and cETLus certification mark on certain Crane brand Wi-Fi infrared heaters

December 31, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Counterfeit Fire Sprinkler (Release 14PN-18)

December 31, 2014

Health Canada, Olympic Mountain Products recalls Essenza Tower TeaLight Warmer

December 30, 2014

Safety Equipment Institute, FireHawk® M7XT Air Mask (PDF 316 KB)

December 19, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Schneider Electric Recalls PowerPact J-Frame Circuit Breakers Due to Fire, Burn, Electrical Shock Hazards

December 18, 2014

Health Canada, Lenovo recalls LS-15 Power Cords

December 9, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Nordstrom Recalls Open Vest Sweaters Due to Burn Hazard; Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

December 9, 2014

Health Canada, M.A.Y. Cosmetics recalls Mon-Platin - Classic Strengthening Hair Spray

December 5, 2014

Health Canada, Horizon Hobby recalls HobbyZone Super Cub S Radio-Controlled Aircraft Charger and Power Supply

December 4, 2014

Health Canada, Nasri recalls Badaboom brand bathrobes

December 3, 2014

Health Canada, Daikin Industries, Ltd. recalls Streamer Air Purifiers

December 2, 2014

Health Canada, Toshiba of Canada Limited recalls AC power cords sold with certain notebook computers

November 28, 2014

Health Canada, Goal Zero LLC recalls Sherpa 50 and Sherpa 120 Power Packs

November 25, 2014

Health Canada, Expanded recall: Rona Inc. recalls UBERHAUS wall-mounted convection heaters

November 24, 2014

Health Canada, Consumer Product Update: Health Canada Warns of Fire Risk to Oxygen Therapy Patients from Electronic Cigarettes and Other Electrical Devices

November 24, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Tyco Fire Protection Recalls Simplex Fire Alarm Control Panels Due to Failure to Activate (Recall Alert)

November 20, 2014

Health Canada, Mohawk Industries, Inc. recalls Altitude Shag Gold Rug

November 19, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, AP Specialties Recalls Power Bank Chargers Due to Fire Hazard

November 19, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Olympus Recalls Digital Audio Recorders Due to Burn Hazard

November 19, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, CoScentrix Expands Recall of DD Brand Candles Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Hobby Lobby

November 18, 2014

Health Canada, Kaytel Media Group Inc. recalls King brand disposable lighters

November 17, 2014

Health Canada, ALERT: Venmar Ventilation Inc. expands recall of air exchangers

November 13, 2014

Health Canada, Daesung Celtic Enersys recalls tankless gas water heaters

November 13, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Ventamatic Recalls Cool Draft Misting Fans Due to Risk of Fire and Electric Shock

November 13, 2014

Health Canada, Goodman recalls Air Conditioning and Heating Units

October 31, 2014

Health Canada, Expanded Recall: Fun World recalls Fun World Fantasy Feather Wings

October 30, 2014

Health Canada, Evolution Lighting LLC recalls Tensor Brand Desk Lamp

October 30, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Tectron International Recalls USB Chargers Due to Fire Hazard

October 30, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Meijer Recalls Halloween Projector Flashlight Due to Burn Hazard

October 28, 2014

Health Canada, Giant Inc. recalls Giant and Best Canadian hot water heaters

October 22, 2014

Health Canada, Party City Canada recalls the Deluxe Fantasy Feather Boa

October 20, 2014

Health Canada, Global X Limited Recalls For Living Brand Villa Solar Chandelier and Naturally Solar Brand Solar Gazebo Light

October 17, 2014

Health Canada, Spirit Halloween recalls feather boas and feather wings

October 17, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, American Honda Recalls Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

October 16, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Escape Hook (14PN-14)

Octobeer 15, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Fluid Handling Recalls Low Water Cut-Off Control Units for Hot Water or Steam Boilers Due to Fire and Explosion Hazards (Recall Alert)

October 9, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, PAB Two Recalls Bed Bug Heat Treatment Systems Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

October 8, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, KYMCO Recalls ATVs Due to Burn, Fire Hazards (Recall Alert)

October 7, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Women’s Scarves Recalled by Zazou Scarves Due to Burn Hazard; Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

October 2, 2014

Health Canada, Bianca Amor's recalls various styles of children's sleepwear

September 30, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Franklin Fueling Systems Recalls Hardwall Fuel Curb Hose Due to Fire and Explosion Hazard

September 30, 2014

Health Canada, Shivvers recalls Country Clipper riding lawn mowers

September 25, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Hearth & Home Technologies Recalls Gas Fireplaces, Stoves, Inserts and Log Sets Due to Risk of Gas Leak and Fire Hazard

September 23, 2014

Health Canada, Michaels recalls ArtMinds Craft boa

September 22, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Siemens Recalls Audible Fire Alarm Base Due to Risk of Injury

September 18, 2014

Health Canada, UL warns of potentially hazardous i.Sound portable battery packs

September 17, 2014

Health Canada, Kidde Recalls Residential Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms

September 11, 2014

Health Canada, John Wood recalls fifty-gallon propane fueled residential water heaters

September 11, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Arctic Cat Recalls Side by Sides Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

September 11, 2014

Health Canada, Sears Canada recalls One Direction children's sleepwear

September 9, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Yamaha Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

September 4, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Great Innovations Recalls Humidifiers Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively by QVC (Recall Alert)

September 3, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Goodman Company Recalls Air Conditioning and Heating Units Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

August 27, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Multi-Purpose Outdoor Shelters Recalled By Sunjoy Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at BJ's Wholesale Club (Recall Alert)

August 26, 2014

Health Canada, Hewlett-Packard recalls Notebook Computer AC Power Cords

August 26, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Photovoltaic Panels (Release 14PN-16)

August 22, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, WilliamsRDM Recalls StoveTop FireStop Microhood Due to Safety Hazard (Recall Alert)

August 21, 2014

Health Canada, SolarWorld recalls Solar Systems with Copper Grounding Lugs

August 21, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Snowmobiles Recalled by Arctic Cat Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

August 14, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Vornado Air Recalls Electric Space Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

August 14, 2014

Health Canada, Interlogix and ESL recall Security System Smoke Detectors

August 13, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, CoScentrix Recalls Candles in Metal Tins Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Hobby Lobby

August 12, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Counterfeit Smoke Detector (Release No. 14PN-11)

August 8, 2014

Health Canada, Lea Industries recalls Lea Night Stands

August 7, 2014

Health Canada, Lifeguard Press recalls Charging Kits

August 5, 2014

Health Canada, Sears Canada recalls Joe Boxer 3-Piece PJ Sets

August 5, 2014

Health Canada, Harris Products Group recalls torch handles

July 31, 2014

American Power Conversion Corp., Surge Protection Devices Manufactured Before 2003

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United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Recalled Products Sold by Best Buy and Liquidators After Recall Date

July 24, 2014

Health Canada, Home Hardware warns of a potential overheating hazard with the Classic fan heater

July 21, 2014

Health Canada, Canadian Tire Corporation recalls Cuisinart® Electric Smoker

July 18, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Popkiller Recalls USB Chargers, Adapters and Cables Due to Fire and Electric Shock Hazards

July 17, 2014

Health Canada, Expanded Recall: Ameco Paradisio recalls polo pyjamas

July 15, 2014

Health Canada, Intertek Warns of Potentially Hazardous cETLus Certified Compact Fluorescent Luminaries

July 14, 2014

Health Canada, Trident Ultraviolet Corporation Recalls Pool UV Sanitization Devices

July 10, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Gemini Recalls Power Adaptor/Chargers Due to Burn Hazard

July 10, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Lifeguard Press Recalls Charging Kits Due to Fire, Shock Hazards

July 10, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Big Fireworks Recalls Mock Sword Fireworks Devices Due to Impact, Burn Hazards

July 3, 2014

Transport Canada, Transport Canada Recall # 2014271: Rosenbauer

July 2, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, All Power America Recalls Snow Throwers Due to Fire Hazard

July 2, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Sony Recalls VAIO Flip PC Laptops Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

July 1, 2014

Health Canada, Paramount Recalls Trident Ultraviolet Sanitation Systems For Pools

June 30, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Winco Recalls Contraband 24 Canister Shell Fireworks Kit Due to Impact, Burn Hazards

June 27, 2014

Health Canada, Wolf Steel Ltd recalls Napoleon GD3200 Propane Gas Fireplaces

June 26, 2014

Health Canada, PJ'zzzz recalls children's bathrobes

June 26, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Women’s Scarves Recalled by Julie Vos Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

June 25, 2014

Health Canada, Lazy One recalls children's bathrobes

June 20, 2014

Health Canada, TJX Canada recalls Fahrenheit 1600W Hair Dryer

June 19, 2014

Health Canada, Mode Choc recalls baby sleepers

June 18, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, American Signature Recalls Table Lamps Due to Risk of Shock, Fire (Recall Alert)

June 17, 2014

Health Canada, Under the Nile recalls side-tie kimonos

June 16, 2014

Health Canada, KDX Eurostile Inc. recalls bathrobes

June 13, 2014

Health Canada, King Canada recalls Performance Plus Air Compressor

June 11, 2014

Health Canada, Weil-McLain recalls Ultra Series Gas Boilers

June 10, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Weil-McLain Recalls Ultra Series Boilers Due to Risk of Fire, Explosion

June 10, 2014

Electrical Safety Authority, Panasonic Recalls Replacement battery pack (CF-VZSU53AW) for use with Panasonic Toughbook Tablet CF-H1, CF-H2, and CF-U1 Due to Potential of Fire (PDF 208 KB)

June 10, 2014

Health Canada, Tatiana & Company recalls various styles of Kissy Kissy brand baby footies

June 9, 2014

Health Canada, Mirka Abrasives, Inc. recalls Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders (CEROS)

June 4, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Trident Recalls Ultraviolet Sanitation Systems for Pools Due to Fire Hazard

May 29, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Sunbeam Recalls Holmes Ceramic Heaters Due to Fire Hazard

May 29, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Lithonia Lighting Recalls Emergency Lights Due to Fire Hazard

May 28, 2014

Health Canada, Cordelia Lighting recalls Two-Lamp Fluorescent Shop Light

May 27, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Children’s Pajamas Recalled by Empress Arts Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standards

May 27, 2014

Health Canada, Toro® recalls equipment with Kohler Engines

May 23, 2014

Health Canada, Baby Aspen recalls bath robes

May 23, 2014

Health Canada, KB Designs recalls Woombie Convertible Leggies and Mod Swad Cotton India Gowns

May 22, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Cordelia Lighting Recalls Two-Lamp Fluorescent Shop Lights Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

May 22, 2014

Health Canada, Babysoy recalls infant sleepers

May 21, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Nest Labs Recalls to Repair Nest Protect Smoke + CO Alarms Due to Failure to Sound Alert

May 21, 2014

Technical Standards & Safety Authority, UPDATE: NEW Phone Number for Windsor Area Residents to Call about Overfilled Propane Cylinders
TSSA issues revised warning about overfilled propane cylinders and urges people to call if concerned that they may have a compromised tank (PDF 171 KB)

May 16, 2014

Technical Standards & Safety Authority, TSSA Issues Revised Warning about Overfilled Propane Cylinders
Windsor propane overfills may date back further than initially estimated (PDF 176 KB)

May 15, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Counterfeit Fire Sprinklers (Release 14PN-9)

May 15, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Communications Cable (Release 14PN-08)

May 15, 2014

Health Canada, The Wiremold Company recalls Legrand Under Cabinet Power and Lighting (4 outlet power strip) Model PX1001

May 15, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Gree Reannounces Dehumidifier Recall Due to Serious Fire and Burn Hazards; More Fires and Property Damage Reported

May 15, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Legrand Wiremold Expands Recall of Under-Cabinet Power Strips Due to Electric Fire Hazard

May 15, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Cabela’s Recalls Electronic Jerky Blaster Due to Fire Hazard

May 14, 2014

Health Canada, Under the Nile recalls hooded kimonos

May 13, 2014

Technical Standards & Safety Authority, TSSA Warns Windsor Residents of Overfilled Propane Cylinders. Overfilled propane cylinders pose a safety risk and should be properly disposed of (PDF 177 KB)

May 13, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Paramount Recalls Trident Ultraviolet Sanitation Systems for Pools Due to Fire Hazard

May 13, 2013

Health Canada, Dollarama recalls LED lights in the shape of butterflies

May 12, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Coleman Recalls Northstar Lanterns Due to Fire Hazard

May 9, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Altria Group Distribution Company Recalls Flashlight Due to Burn, Injury Hazards; Distributed Exclusively through Marlboro Promotion (Recall Alert)

May 1, 2014

Health Canada, Summer Infant Expands Recall of Video Monitor Rechargeable Batteries

April 30, 2014

Health Canada, White-Rodgers recalls Home Heating and Cooling Thermostats

April 30, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, GE Brand Dehumidifiers by Midea Recalled for Repair Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

April 29, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, DGL Group Recalls Vibe USB Mobile Power Bars Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Five Below

April 29, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Summer Infant Expands Recall to Replace Video Monitor Rechargeable Batteries Due to Burn Hazard

April 23, 2014

Health Canada, Kombi Sports Inc. recalls heating gloves, mitts, chargers and lithium-ion rechargeable batteries

April 22, 2014

Health Canada, Pier 1 Imports Recalls Hanging Glass Star Lantern

April 17, 2014

Electrical Safety Authority, Fluke Recalls 11x Series Multimeters Due to Potential of Fire or Arc Explosion (PDF 155 KB)

April 16, 2014

Health Canada, Sears Canada recalls Whole Home Hurricane Candle Holder

April 15, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, BedHead Pajamas Recalls Children’s Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

April 10, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, J.P. Boden Recalls Boys’ Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Recall Alert)

April 9, 2014

Health Canada, Hussong Manufacturing and American Flame recall Gas Fireplaces and Fireplace Inserts

April 4, 2014

Health Canada, Dyson recalls Dyson Hot and Dyson Hot+Cool Heaters

April 1, 2014

Health Canada, Futons For Less Ltd. recalls futon mattresses in all sizes

March 31, 2014

Health Canada, The Futon Shop Recalls Single & Double 8 Promo Futons

March 27, 2014

Health Canada, Lenovo recalls Battery Packs for ThinkPad Notebook Computers

March 27, 2014

Health Canada, Walmart Canada recalls My Sweet Baby Cuddle Care Doll

March 25, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Centex Homes Recalls Solar Panels Due to Fire Hazard

March 25, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Ace Hardware Recalls LED Clamp Light Due to Shock and Fire Hazard

March 25, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Arctic Cat Recalls Off-Highway Utility Vehicles Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

March 18, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Schneider Electric Recalls Square D-Brand F and K Frame Circuit Breakers Due to Fire Hazard

March 18, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, MobilePower Recalls Multi-Function Power Packs Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively by QVC (Recall Alert)

March 14, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, TJX Recalls Autumn 2013 Gardeners Eden Light-Up Decorations Due to Fire Hazard; Sold exclusively at T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods Stores

March 13, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Therapedic of New England Recalls Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard; Sold at BJ’s Wholesale Club (Recall Alert)

March 11, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Air Movers Recalled by Packaging Tape Inc. Due to Fire Hazard

March 6, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Twin-Star Recalls Duraflame Electric Space Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

March 5, 2014

Health Canada, Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd recalls Hitachi Koki and Tanaka brand grass trimmers

March 5, 2014

Health Canada, Matelas d'Or recalls futon-style double mattresses with springs

March 4, 2014

UL, UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Mark on Photovoltaic Panels (Release 14PN-02)

February 28, 2014

Health Canada, The Genie Company recalls Genie PowerMax 1500 Residential Garage Door Openers

February 25, 2014

Health Canada, BRP recalls heated gloves and lithium-ion rechargeable batteries

February 25, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, BRP Recalls Ski-Doo and Can-Am Lithium-ion Rechargeable Batteries and Heated Gloves Due to Fire Hazard

February 25, 2014

Health Canada, Rona Inc. recalls UBERHAUS wall-mounted convection heater model ECH104-2000

February 14, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Kawasaki USA Recalls Off-Road Motorcycles Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

February 14, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Christmas Lights Recalled by Pepe Ganga Due to Fire and Shock Hazards

February 7, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Gree Expands Dehumidifier Recall to Include GE Brand Dehumidifiers Due to Serious Fire and Burn Hazards

January 30, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, System Sensor Recalls Reflected Beam Smoke Detectors Due To Failure to Alert Consumers in a Fire (Recall Alert)

January 28, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Matrix Fitness Ascent Trainers and Ellipticals Recalled by Johnson Health Tech Due to Fire Hazard

January 23, 2014

Health Canada, Spectrum Brands, Inc. recalls Rayovac Flashlights

January 23, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Bosch Security Systems Recalls Fire Control Panels Due to Fire Alarm Failure (Recall Alert)

January 16, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Sears and Kmart Recall Kenmore Oscillating Fan Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

January 15, 2014

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, New Yorker Boiler Recalls Home Heating Boilers Due to Carbon Monoxide Hazard

January 9, 2014

Health Canada, Amerella/RunNorth Inc. recalls polo pyjamas (SAGA Label)

January 9, 2014

Health Canada, U.S. Boiler Company Recalls Gas-Fired Hot Water Boilers

January 9, 2014

Safety Issues, Product Recalls and Warnings 2014