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: Self-balancing scooters/hoverboards Hazard: The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of smoking, catching fire and/or exploding. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact World Trading to exchange their hoverboard for a free UL-certified replacement hoverboard. Consumer Contact: World Trading toll-free at.. read more →

Now that we are all stuffed with turkey, ham and all the trimmings and we have cleaned up from Christmas Day, we start to think about our New Years resolutions for 2017. It is also the time of the year where we prepare our calendars for the new year. This is a great time to.. 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 →

This is the time of the year we are getting prepared to decorate the inside and outside of our homes for the holidays. While preparing to decorate, safety should always be in the forefront of our planning. Here are a few tips to keep you and your families safe as you decorate and celebrate the.. 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 →