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Oct 29, 2016

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I know, I know. It’s been a while (see my earlier post) but hey, at least I’m posting. Now, I realize I’ve fallen so behind on posts that a significant number of recalls have been issued that I really can’t go back to or this would be the longest list of recalls EVER. So, hopefully, those of you who want to know about recalls have signed up for those updates directly in your own email. Here’s a highlight of recent things that have been going on in the recall world.

Reading material: from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Skin Patch to Treat Peanut Allergy Shows Benefit in Children

Reading material: from the FDA – Mammography: What You Need to Know

In Canada – IKEA Canada recalls IKEA SNIGLAR Cribs
Reason for recall: Physical Hazard Click here for more details

In Canada – Recall Re-Issue: Spirit Halloween recalls Feather Angel Wings
Reason for recall: Flammability Hazard Click here for more details

In Canada – Recall Re-Issue: Spirit Halloween Recalls Feather Witch Women’s Hat
Reason for recall: Flammability Hazard Click here for more details

In Canada – Inliten, LLC. Recalls Sylvania 50 Red LED C6 String Lights
Reason for recall: electrical hazard Click here for more details

In Canada – 2 blue ducks recalls Dr. Seuss Footed Sleeper – Thing 1 & Thing 2 – 9 Months
Reason for recall: Flammability Hazard Click here for more details

In Canada: Crownplace Brands recalls Kerosene Lamp Burners
Reason for recall: burn and fire hazard Click here for more details

In Canada – M Herman Co. Inc. recalls wick lighters (with no brand name
Reason for recall: fire and burn hazard Click here for more details

In Canada – Food Recall Warning – Mr. Christie’s brand Arrowroot Biscuits
Reason for recall: potential off-taste Click here for more details

In Canada – Food Recall Warning – Soylent brand Food Bar
Reason for recall: reported illnesses Click here for more details

In Canada – Geomagworld SA Recalls Geomag PRO Magnetic Construction Sets
Reason for recall: well, how do I put this without being too graphic…think accidental swallowing of the magnet balls. Then imagine what magnets naturally do. Yep. Click here for more details.

In Canada – Spirit Halloween Recalls Spirit brand 100 Purple String Lights
Reason for recall: Electrical Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada – Peter John M. Distributions Inc recalls guzzie+Guss safety gates and safety gate extensions
Reason for recall: Choking Hazard, Chemical Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada – Spirit Halloween Recalls Pumpkin and Skull Tiki Torches
Reason for recall: Chemical Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada – Tot Wearhouse Wholesale recalls Sili Pearls Gumball Teether & Soother Clips
Reason for recall: Choking Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada – Benjamin Strollers recalls Cambrige Cribs
Reason for recall: Physical Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada- Cardinal Gates recalls Stairway Special Safety Gate
Reason for recall: Choking Hazard, Chemical Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada – Dollarama recalls Water Balloon Pumps
Reason for recall: Laceration Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada – Sherwood Marketing LLC recalls 3 Squares Rice and Slow Cookers
Reason for recall: Fire Hazard Click here for more details.

In Canada and the U.S. – Husqvarna recalls Certain Lawn Mowers with Briggs & Stratton Engines
Reason for recall: Laceration Hazard Click here for more details.

DO YOU HAVE A COMPLAINT ABOUT A PRODUCT?

Remember, I can only give you a snapshot of all the recalls that come out. Be vigilant and make sure you go directly to the source!

Health Canada – how to report a consumer product. If you experience an incident with a consumer product, you need to know how to report it. Click here to read more.

In the United States, if you have a complaint about a particular medicine, medical device, or food product, contact the FDA. Click here to read more.

Problems with E-Cigarettes, Vape Products, Hookah, Cigarettes or Tobacco? Tell FDA

Stay tuned to ThingsThatWeDo.com. We’ll continue to keep you all posted of product recalls and safety tips!

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