Tags » Consumer Product Safety Commission

Thousands Of Shark Vacuum Cleaners Recalled For Shock Hazard

Commercials for Shark vacuum cleaners boast the devices’ plethora of uses: detaching the canister to clean at the top of bookshelves, easy swivel movements and powerful suction abilities. 206 more words

Trek recalling nearly 1 million bikes, rider paralyzed

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Trek Bicycles is recalling nearly 1 million bikes for a safety issue that resulted in one rider becoming paralyzed.

The recall involves bikes with a “quick release” lever on the front wheel that can interfere with the disk brakes, causing the wheel to stop turning or separate from the bike frame, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. 149 more words

Business

Trek Recalls 998,000 Bikes Over Brake Issue That Left One Rider Paralyzed

Trek is recalling almost one million bikes in the United States and Canada after an issue with a quick-release lever on the bike’s front wheel hub left one rider permanently paralyzed. 272 more words

Nearly 1-Million Trek Bikes Recalled After Rider Is Paralyzed

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Nearly one-million Trek bikes in the United States and Canada are being recalled after a person was paralyzed.

The recall affects 900,000 bikes in the United States, and 98,000 in Canada. 235 more words

News

Yamaha Recalls Viking VI Side x Side Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 14, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL SUMMARY

Name of product: Yamaha Viking VI

Hazard: The rear wheels can loosen and cause the rear end of the vehicle to wobble or the rear wheels to come off and cause the vehicle to crash, resulting an injury or death hazard. 325 more words

Powersports

Top 5 Hidden Hazards At The Playground

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter

NORTH TEXAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, ever year emergency rooms treat more than 200,000 children under the age of 14 for playground-related injuries. 349 more words

News

Stokke Recalls Trailz Strollers Due To Fall Hazard

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – No injuries have been reported, but a fall hazard has prompted the recall of a high-end stroller. 149 more words

News