Defective Products Blog Posts

Bassinets Recalled

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Kolcraft are recalling the Tender Vibes and Light Vibes bassinets due to a fall hazard. Consumers have reported that the latches that attach the bassinet base onto the metal frame can appear to be locked in… Read More

Inflatable Pool Slides Recalled

The U.S. Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is recalling 21,000 inflatable Banzai in-ground pool water slides over safety hazards that led to the death of one mother and has caused severe injuries to others. The CPSC says that the slides can deflate causing… Read More

Sportspower Trampolines Recalled

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Sportspower Limited are recalling Sportspower Bounce Pro 14' trampolines due to the netting breaking on the trampolines causing a fall and injury hazard.There have been 17 reports of the netting breaking;… Read More

Nutella Settles Lawsuit

Last year Athena Hohenberg, a San Diego mother of a four-year-old girl, filed a class-action lawsuit against Ferrero USA, the makers of Nutella for false advertising. Nutella is a sweet chocolate spread that is full of sugar and palm oil. Hohenberg claims… Read More

Contaminated Ultrasound Gel

According to the Associated Press, U.S. marshals seized several lots of ultrasound gel from the company Pharmaceutical Innovations after the gel tested positive for bacterial contamination. The Food and Drug administration (FDA) said that the Other-Sonic… Read More

Beef Recall

More than 2,000 pounds of beef have been recalled by a Maine meat distributor, Town and Country Foods of Greene due to a possible E. coli contamination. The recalled meat was shipped from the company between April 4 and April 10. The products recalled… Read More

Toxins Found in Nail Polish

Californias Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) randomly tested 25 brands of nail polish that are used in California nail salons. The DTSC was checking to see if the products contained the toxic trio of chemicals: toluene, dibutyl phthalate… Read More

Odwalla Recalls Protein Drink

On Thursday, Odwalla Inc. voluntarily recalled the Odwalla Chocolate Protein Monster beverage because customers with peanut allergies have experienced severe allergic reactions after consuming the product. The company is recalling the 12-ounce and 32-ounces… Read More

Cabinet Child Safety Locks Recalled

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Dorel Juvenile Group Inc. are recalling 900,000 Safety 1st Push 'N Snap cabinet locks. The company has received 140 reports of children being able to open the cabinet locks. In three of the incidents, children… Read More

Infiniti M45 Recall Over Fuel Gauge Issue

Nissan is recalling over 8,000 of its 2003 and 2004 Infiniti M45 sedans due to an issue with the fuel gauge. The fuel gauge can say full, even if the car is running on fumes. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says the issue stems… Read More

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