The Biggest Recalls of 2017 (So Far)

By | 2017-08-17T13:49:08+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Categories: List, Safety|Tags: , , |

We are officially in the dog days of summer, especially here in Washington, D.C. As we think of activities to do that involve air conditioning, now is a great time to recap some of the biggest recalls of 2017 to date. This year’s recall volume is already outpacing 2016, and we hope that you’ll check your home for these products. If you do have any of these products (or other recalled items), stop using them immediately, and reach out to our support team at Bonnie. You can always stay up to date on recalls by signing up for free, personalized product recall alerts here.

phone case recall

263,000 units recalled

Liquid and glitter can leak out of the cases, causing skin irritation and burns to consumers.

MixBin Electronics toll-free at 855-215-4935 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at https://phonecaserecall.expertinquiry.com/ or www.getmixbin.com for more information.

knife recall

2,000,000 units recalled

The blade on the Contemporary Cutlery knives can break during use, posing a laceration hazard.

Calphalon at 800-809-7267 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.calphalon.com and click on “Customer Support” at the bottom of the page then “Recalls” for more information.

stroller recall

676,000 units recalled

A damaged receiver mount on the stroller can cause the car seat to disengage and fall unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to infants in the car seat.

Britax online at www.us.britax.com and click on the Safety Notice on the homepage or visit us.britax.com/recall, call toll-free at 844-227-0300 from 8:30 a.m.to 5:45 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. ET Friday or email Britax at stroller.recall@britax.com.

door knob recall

363,000 units recalled

The glass knobs can break while in use, posing a risk of laceration to users from broken pieces.

Pier 1 Imports toll-free at 855-513-5140 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Saturday or 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Sunday, or online at www.pier1.com and click on “Product Notes & Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

homedics recall

400,000 units recalled

The cord can break near the base of the massager and expose the wires, posing an electric shock and burn hazards.

HoMedics toll-free at 888-803-0509 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at http://www.homedics.com and click on the Product Recall tab for more information.

furniture recall

2,000,000 units recalled

The base of the swivel patio chair can break during normal use, posing a fall hazard to users.

Casual Living Worldwide toll-free at 855-899-2127 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET on Monday through Friday or online at www.casuallivingoutdoors.com and click on “Recall Information” for more information.

swing recall

540,000 units recalled

The plastic seat can crack or break, posing a fall hazard.

Little Tikes toll-free at 855-284-1903 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.littletikes.com and click on Product Recalls under the At Your Service menu for more information.

magnet recall

1,600,000 units recalled

The thin magnetic metal surface can separate from the product’s wooden board, posing a laceration hazard.

Really Good Stuff at 800-801-4046 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at Recalls@reallygoodstuff.com, or online at www.reallygoodstuff.com, and click on “Product Safety” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Stay up to date on recalls by signing up for free, personalized product recall alerts here.

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