The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Graco Children’s Products Inc., of Atlanta, Ga., is announcing the recall of about 2 million Graco strollers due to risk of entrapment and strangulation. CPSC and Graco have received four reports of infant strangulations that occurred in these strollers between 2003 and 2005.
Fisher Price Trikes and Tough Trikes toddler tricycles because A child can strike, sit or fall on the protruding plastic ignition key resulting in serious injury, including genital bleeding. Fisher-Price Little People Wheelies Stand ‘n Play Rampway. The wheels on the purple and the green cars can come off, posing a choking hazard to young children. Healthy Care, Easy Clean and Close to Me High Chairs. Children can fall on or against the pegs on the rear legs of the high chair resulting in injuries or lacerations. The pegs are used for high chair tray storage. Baby Playzone™ Crawl & Cruise Playground™, Baby Playzone™ Crawl & Slide Arcade™, Baby Gymtastics™ Play Wall, Ocean Wonders™ Kick & Crawl™ Aquarium (C3068 and H8094), 1-2-3 Tetherball™, Bat & Score Goal™. These include 14 reports of the valve found in a child’s mouth and three reports of a child beginning to choke. No injuries have been reported.
The following products are subject to recall:
12-ounce cans of “Libby Corned Beef” bearing a production code “100315U,” “100316U,” “100322U,” or “100326U.” These products were sent to distribution centers in Florida, and Pennsylvania for retail sales.
7-ounce pouches “Brushy Creek Shredded Beef” bearing a production code “100121,” “100128,” “100129,” “100308,”or “100322.” These products were sent to distribution centers in Missouri, New Jersey, and Ohio, for retail sales.
10-ounce “Brushy Creek Roast Beef” bearing a production code “100226,” “100309,” or “100311.” These products were sent to distribution centers in California, Missouri, New Jersey, and Texas for retail sales.
12-ounce cans of “Kroger Corned Beef” bearing a production code “100224U.” These products were sent to distribution centers in Indiana for retail sales.
Today, I got notifications for many, many cribs that are under recall including Child Craft, Delta, EvenFlo, Jardine, LaJobi , Million Dollar Baby and Simmons due to entrapment, suffocation, strangulation and fall hazards. The gap, shown in the illustration, should be no more than 2 3/8″.
Baby walkers, in general, are not recommended by the American Academy of Pediatricians. Baby Walkers Recalled by Suntech Enterprises Due to Fall Hazard.
Jones Natural Chews Co of Rockford, IL is recalling 2705 boxes of Pig Ears because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products.
People handling dry pet food and/or treats can become infected with Salmonella, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the chews or any surfaces exposed to these products.
Please take a moment to check off these fire safety tips for your own home. I’m sure you are fine, but let’s all be careful this winter. A fire would be a bummer!
As I tighten up my blog, I am going to be posting a lot less frequently on recalls. If you rely on me to stay on top of those endless recalls, please follow me on Twitter or Facebook as I will be posting the recalls there instead.