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Family Says Fidget Spinner Caught Fire While Charging

Fidget spinners and hoverboards don’t have much in common on the surface, but they might be more alike than you think: Both are (or were) uber-popular toys for kids, appeared on the streets almost overnight, and… 339 more words

Quality & Safety

Home Depot issues recall for light fixtures due to laceration and burn hazards

(WIAT) — Design Solutions International and Home Depot have issued a recall for certain light fixtures due to a risk of burn and injury, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. 79 more words


Fireworks Recalled Due To Unintended Explosions

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Fireworks are being recalled due to unintended explosions.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling TNT Red, White & Blue Smoke fireworks. 120 more words


Furniture Company Expands Recall Of Dangerous Chest-Of-Drawers

BOSTON (CBS) — A furniture company says they’re increasing the number of a five-drawer chests being recalled because of a serious safety risk.

The South Shore Company is recalling over 68,000 of their Summer Breeze model chests. 76 more words


Recall: Fireworks sold at Walmart, Target, Meijer could explode unexpectedly

MILWAUKEE — The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled fireworks ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend because of burn and injury hazards.

The TNT Red, White and Blue Smoke fireworks were sold at Walmart, Target, Meijer, Kroger and Albertsons stores in… 109 more words


Don't Use These Recalled Fireworks & Other July 4th Safety Tips

Each year, tens of thousands of people are injured in fireworks accidents. While these incidents can occur when someone is ill-trained in setting off the brightly colored explosives, they can also be the result of defective products, such as the 36,000 TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks now under recall.  525 more words

Retail Services

Reports Suggest Summer's Hottest Toy Could Pose Choking Hazard

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Fidget spinners are one of this summer’s hottest toys — but now there are reports of children choking on pieces of the popular plaything. 298 more words