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Harbor Freight Tools Recalls Chainsaws Due to Serious Injury Hazard

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Portland, One Stop Gardens, and Chicago Electric 14 inch electric chainsaws

Hazard:
The power switch can malfunction and allow the chainsaw to continue operating after the operator moves the switch to the “off” position, posing a serious injury hazard to the operator. 144 more words

Consumer Alerts

illy Recalls Whole Bean Coffee For Injury Potential

The Consumer Product Safety commission, or CPSC, has announced that coffee company illy is recalling some of its Whole Bean Coffee because of a potential injury risk. 242 more words

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Munchkin Recalling 72,000 Bath Toys Due to Choking Hazard

VAN NUYS (CBS13) – Munchkin is recalling 72,000 bath toys because the toys can break apart and pose a choking hazard to young children.

The Waterpede bath toy is a one piece, multi-colored centipede. 91 more words

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They See Me Rollin', Cause I'm Skatin'

I’m thoroughly convinced I would not have survived the pre-Consumer Product Safety Commission era of toys. Not because the toys were dangerous, but because they revealed the brightest and dullest of society and I’m not sure I’d come out on top. 319 more words

Toys

Paw Patrol Costume Recalled For Fire Danger

DENVER (CBS4) – A Paw Patrol firefighter costume has been pulled off the shelves because it can pose a fire danger to children.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the recall on Thursday saying the batteries in the flashlight can overheat and make the flashlight too hot which could cause burns. 33 more words

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Dr. Brown Issues Pacifier Holder Recall Citing Choking Hazard

NEW YORK (CBSNEWS.COM) – Handi-Craft is recalling more than 600,000 “Dr. Brown’s Lovey” pacifier and teether products sold in the U.S. and Canada because of a choking hazard. 193 more words

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Dr. Brown's Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holders Recall - Choking Hazard

Handi-Craft has announced a recall covering several lot codes of its Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holder items. It seems, say child safety advocates, that with use, the ribbons that hold the pacifiers or teether toys can wear to the point that the snaps can detach, posing a choking hazard. 226 more words

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