Target Children’s Sitting Stool Recall [US]

US CPSC RecallUS/Washington: Target recalls some Children’s Sitting Stools due to fall hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/qkLZ0

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Target-Recalls-Childrens-Sitting-Stools/

Additional information:Target Children's Sitting Stool
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves some Children’s Sitting Stools, sold as part of the Circo-brand Chloe & Conner Collection. Assembled stools measure 11 inches tall by 11 inches wide by 11 inches deep.

The painted Wood Stools were sold in red, white, navy and pink. Item numbers include “249200218” (red Sitting Stool), “249200207” (white Sitting Stool), “249200217” (navy Sitting Stool), “249200208” (pink Sitting Stool) and are printed on a sticker on the underside of each Sitting Stool.

According to the CPSC, the stabilizing bar can crack and cause the Sitting Stool to collapse, posing a fall hazard to the user. Target has received seven reports of the stools breaking or collapsing and causing a child to fall. In five of the reported incidents, bumps, bruises and cuts were reported.

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CPSC recall number: 14-006
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2674
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NHTSA October Vehicle Recalls – 37 MTD [US]

FlagUSUS/Washington: As of Wednesday, October 30, 2013, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 37 vehicle or tire recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information: Recently added recalls include vehicles and products from the following manufacturers:

  • Adventurer LP Truck Campers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 967
  • Arising Industries Cargo Trailers – lock malfunction; potential number of units affected: 228
  • Augusta RV FLEX Recreational Vehicles – lock malfunction; potential number of units affected: 189
  • Bentley Motors Continental GT, GTC and Flying Spur Vehicles – reduction of braking ability, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 469
  • Bloomer Trailers Recreational Trailers – lock malfunction; potential number of units affected: 154
  • Chalet RV Aspen, Alpine, Arrowhead and XL A-frame Travel Trailers and Truck Campers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 3,500
  • Circle D Corporation BHST, GNST, and GNMPT Horse and Multipurpose Trailers with Tack Compartments – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 400
  • Coose Trailer Manufacturing Travel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 17
  • Cowtown Sleepers & Pick-up Tops Truck Sleepers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 106
  • Craftsmen Industries Custom Vehicles – lock malfunction; potential number of units affected: 79
  • Daimler Trucks North America Thomas Built Minotour DRW School Buses – floor joint failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 32
  • Ford Motor Company Focus Electric Vehicles and 2013 C-Max Vehicles equipped with the Intelligent Access Push Button Start Systems – door chime malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 23,000
  • General Motors Chevrolet Cruze Vehicles with MF3/MR5 manual transmissions – drive shaft fracture, power loss, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,161
  • Hart Trailer Medallion, Ultimate, and Cargo Gooseneck and Bumper Hitch Horse Trailers – lock malfunction; potential number of units affected: 189
  • Horton Vans Cargo Trailers – lock malfunction; potential number of units affected: 2,237
  • Lion Bus 360 School Bus –  these vehicles fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 222, “School Bus Passenger Seating and Crash Protection”; potential number of units affected: 1
  • Mitsubishi Motors North America Lancer Evolution Vehicles – clutch master cylinder failure, crash hazard; potential number of units affected: 10,474
  • Navistar International LoneStar, ProStar and TranStar Trucks – 5th wheel jaw connection failure, unexpectedly trailer release, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 16,107
  • New Flyer D40I Transit Buses – insulation conductivity, melting, burning, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 57
  • Newmar Corporation Essex and King Aire Motor Homes – air pressure gauge malfunction, crash hazards. These vehicles fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard, No. 121, “Air Brake Systems”; potential number of units affected: 31
  • Nissan North America Pathfinder, Infiniti JX35 and Infiniti QX60 Vehicles – ABS malfunction, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 151,695
  • Nissan North America Titan and Armada Vehicles – brake impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,247
  • Pierce Manufacturing Arrow XT and Velocity Emergency Vehicles – parking brake malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 22
  • Pleasant Valley Teardrop Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 16
  • PROLine Products LLC Travel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 1,102
  • Spartan Motors Motorhomes with Cummins ISC engines – excessive radiator cooling fan spin, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 125
  • Spartan Motors Transit Bus Chassis Cab Buses – lower control arm fracture hazard; potential number of units affected: 75
  • Suzuki Motor of America GSX-R600, GSX-R750 and GSX-R1000 Motorcycles – braking malfunction, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 210,228
  • Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing Avalon, Avalon HV, Venza, Camry and Camry HV vehicles –  air conditioning condenser malfunction, air bag deployment malfunction, crash, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 802,769
  • Vactor Manufacturing Ramjet Vehicles equipped with Allison Transmissions – transmission gear failure, crash, injury hazards – potential number of units affected: 30
  • Volkswagen of America Audi A8 and S8 Vehicles equipped with a standard sunroof – sunroof glass panel shatter hazard; potential number of units affected: 1,120
  • Volkswagen of America Audi S6 and S7 Vehicles equipped with 4.0L engines – fuel line leakage hazard; potential number of units affected: 3,594

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Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2673
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