This is a quick update to let you know about three product recalls that I hope you already know about, but just in case, I want to make sure you are informed. These recalls are for the US and Canada.
The first recall is on the Britax B-Agile, B-Agile Double, and the BOB Motion Strollers.
Specifically models made between March 2011 and June 2013.
A hinge on the stroller can partially amputate (one case reported), lacerate, or break the operators finger. There have only been 8 reported cases total.
You can go to their websites, www.britaxusa.com or www.bobgear.com and click on “Safety Notice.” You can also call 866-204-1665 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org
The second recall is on Dehumidifiers that can reportedly overheat and catch on fire. Yikes.
The models are GE 30, 40, 50, and 65-pint dehumidifiers. Apparently they have started quite a few fires. For more information you can call 866-853-2802 or visit their website, www.greeusa.com, and click on “Recall.”
The third recall is on Fred & Friends Chill Baby Artiste, Volume and Panic pacifiers.
The UPC’s are 72898702599 and 728987020605 and they were sold from April 2013 to December 2013.
Some of the parts can come off and cause a chocking hazard, and the ventilations holes are too small. There have been no injuries reported.
For more information you can call Fred & Friends at 855-346-6372, email them at email@example.com, or visit their website, www.fredandfriends.com, and click on “Pacifier Recall.”
I hope none of these recalls have effected you in any way. Stay safe!!
For more information on recalls in general, check out this website from ABC News.