Hunters’ Tree Stand Recall

US/Washington: Summit Treestands recalls some Hunters’ Tree Stands due to fall hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/eOabJ

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13015.html

Dream On Me Infant Swing Recall

US/Washington: Dream On Me recalls some Happy Swing II Infant Swings due to strangulation hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/eO4V8

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13014.html

Gluten Free Café Sesame Bar Recall

US/Silver Spring: Bumble Bar recalls some Gluten Free Café Chocolate Sesame Bars, Gluten Free Café Cinnamon Sesame Bars due to Salmonella hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/eO3HT

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm325868.htm

The company reports these products may contain Sunland brand Peanuts as an ingredient. These Peanuts are now subject to a North American-wide recall and involve numerous peanut-based foods from many manufacturers, distributors and retailers.

About Salmonella poisoning:
In young children, the elderly and people with compromised immune systems, Salmonellosis (Salmonella poisoning) may cause serious and sometimes deadly infections. In otherwise healthy people, Salmonellosis may cause high fever, severe headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Learn about Salmonellosis from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”): http://1.usa.gov/HI6RYS

Ground Beef Recall

US/Washington: Main Street Quality Meats recalls some Ground Beef due to E. coli O157:H7 hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/eNB3G

Direct link: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_068_2012_Release/index.asp

About E. coli enteritis:
E. Coli 0157:H7 poisoning is typically transmitted using the fecal-mouth route by eating or drinking foods or beverages contaminated with E. Coli O157:H7, eating unpasteurized (i.e., raw) milk and (raw) milk products and untreated water. Common symptoms of E. Coli 0157:H7 poisoning include severe stomach cramps, diarrhea (often bloody), vomiting, nausea and headache. Learn more about Escherichia coli O157:H7 bacteria (“E. Coli O157:H7”) poisoning from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”): http://1.usa.gov/KwrDIf

Can-Am Commander Vehicle Recall

Australia/Canberra: Bombardier recalls some Can-Am Commander Vehicles due to fire hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/eMvZ3

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1029793

Almat Laundry Detergent Recall [Australia]

Australia/Canberra: Aldi Stores recalls some Almat Laundry Liquid Detergents due to bacterial hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/eMuYC

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1029791

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Detergents are affected by this recall:

  • Almat Laundry Liquid Summer Infusion, 2L;
  • Almat Laundry Liquid Tropical Burst, 2L; and
  • Almat Laundry Liquid Oriental Blossom, 2L.

ACCC PRA number: 2012/13342
E. & O. E.

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