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Harbor Freight Tools Recalls Chainsaws Due to Serious Injury Hazard

Name of product:

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

Mercedes-Benz recalling 43,000 Smart cars due to engine fire risk

DETROIT — Under pressure from the U.S. government, Mercedes-Benz is recalling nearly 43,000 tiny Smart cars because the engines can catch fire.

The recall covers the Smart for two cabrio and coupe cars in the U.S. 79 more words

World

Gluten and Milk-Free Waffles Are Being Recalled for Containing Gluten and Milk

Van’s Foods sells a lot of waffles to people who are allergic to gluten or milk. One problem, though: more than 1,500 recently-distributed cases of Van’s Gluten Free Waffles are, in fact, full of gluten and milk. 174 more words

Health

Pre-cooked roast beef recall spreads to more provinces

OTTAWA — A recent recall of pre-cooked roast beef due to possible contamination from Listeria is being expanded.

The March 28 recall announced by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency concerned Seasoned Cooked Roast Beef sold at Druxy’s Famous Deli outlets in Ontario. 151 more words

Canada

Argos have recalled Cuggl Camborne cots

Argos has identified that in certain instances the top rail of the cot could over time become detached resulting in sharp points becoming exposed. This recall affects the following: 102 more words

Trading Standards

Harvest Creek chicken nuggets linked to salmonella outbreak recalled

OTTAWA — The Public Health Agency of Canada says it has established a link between a recent outbreak of salmonella and frozen raw breaded chicken products sold primarily in eastern Canada. 135 more words

Canada

Health Canada recalls over 1.5 million discount USB chargers over 'electric shock and fire' risk

Health Canada is warning it has discovered numerous unsafe USB chargers during a national assessment of products on the market and a recall has been issued affecting more than 1.5 million units. 100 more words

Canada