Name of Product: Panasonic battery packs used in Toshiba laptop computers Hazard: The lithium-ion battery packs can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards to consumers.    Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately go to the firm’s website and click on the battery pack utility link in the first shadowed box on the page. Consumers also can perform.. read more →

Name of Product:  Luminous Candle Collection Hazard: When the candle is lit, the glass jar can crack, posing a laceration hazard. Remedy:  Refund Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles and contact Yankee Candle to receive a full refund. Consumer Contact:  Yankee Candle toll-free at 877-803-6890 from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET Monday.. read more →

Name of Product: Masterbuilt and Cabela™ 7-in-1 gas smokers Hazard: The smokers gas hose can disconnect posing a fire hazard. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled smoker and contact Masterbuilt for a free replacement rubber LP gas hose.   Consumer Contact:  Masterbuilt at 800-489-1581, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through.. read more →

Name of Product: Cuisinart® food processors Hazard: The food processor’s riveted blade can crack over time and small, metal pieces of the blade can break off into the processed food. This poses a laceration hazard to consumers. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately stop using the food processor’s riveted blade and contact Cuisinart for a free.. read more →

Name of Product: Door locksets Hazard: The latches can fail and the door cannot be unlocked from the inside, posing an entrapment risk. This failure could lead to the inability to vacate a location in an emergency. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled locksets. For Stanley Commercial Hardware-branded locksets, consumers should contact.. read more →

Name of Product: Dehumidifiers Hazard:  The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing serious fire and burn hazards. Remedy: Replace/Refund Consumers should immediately turn off and unplug the dehumidifiers and contact GD Midea for either a replacement unit or a partial refund. Consumers whose dehumidifiers were manufactured before October 1, 2008 will receive a.. read more →

Name of Product:  Glass knobs  Hazard: The glass knobs can break while in use, posing a risk of laceration to users from broken glass pieces. Remedy: Refund Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled glass knobs and return them to any Pier 1 Imports store for a full refund or merchandise credit. Consumer Contact: Pier.. read more →

Name of Product: Circular saws Hazard: The lower blade guard can malfunction and expose the blade, posing a laceration hazard and risk of injury to the consumer. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled circular saws and contact Makita to schedule a free repair. Consumer Contact: Makita U.S.A. at 800-462-5482 from 8 a.m… read more →

Name of Product: Cabela’s food dehydrators Hazard: Defective wiring can cause a build-up of heat, posing a fire hazard. Remedy: Replace, Refund Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled dehydrators and contact Cabela’s to receive a replacement product or a refund. Consumer Contact: Cabela’s at 800-237-4444 anytime, or online at www.cabelas.com and click on “Consumer.. read more →

Name of Product: Lawn mowers Hazard: The operator presence control bar can malfunction and cause the engine and blades to continue to operate when they should shut off, posing a laceration hazard to the operator. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lawn mowers and contact Husqvarna or go to www.husqvarna.com and click.. read more →