Takata recalls 34 million Air Bag Inflators [US]


US/Washington: Takata Corp. agrees to a national recall of certain types of driver and passenger side Air Bag Inflators due to injury and death hazards. NHTSA: http://ht.ly/Na8Dn

Direct link: http://www.nhtsa.gov/About+NHTSA/Press+Releases/DOT-action-on-takata-air-bag-defects

According to the NHTSA, these recalled Inflators were made with a propellant that can degrade over time and has led to ruptures that have been blamed for six (6) deaths worldwide. The action expands the number of vehicles to be recalled for defective Takata Inflators to nearly 34 million.

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ZYK Enterprises Bulk Veal Recall [US]

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US/Washington: USDA LogoZYK Enterprises recalls an estimated 2,522 pounds of Boneless Veal Trim and Whole Veal Muscle Cut Products due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination, a serious health hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/N9Pt6

Direct link: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2015/recall-080-2015-release

Additional information:
The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the following Boneless Veal Trim and Whole Veal Muscle Cut Products produced from January 2 to 23, 2015 are subject to recall:

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NHTSA May 2015 Vehicle Recalls: 33 MTD [US]

US FlagUS-DOT-logo/NHTSAAs of Tuesday, May 19, 2015, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 33 vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

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

Additional information:
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Hyland Bicycle & Fender Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Hyland Bicycle & Fender Recall [Canada]Civia Cycles recalls certain Hyland Bicycles and Aluminum Bicycle Fenders due to fall hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/N8hVs

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/53145r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves all Civia Hyland Bicycles sold with the Fenders as original equipment as well as Civia Hyland Aluminum Bicycle Fenders sold separately as aftermarket sets.

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IKEA PATRULL Safety Gate Recall [UK]

UK FSA RecallUK/Basildon: IKEA PATRULL Safety Gate Recall [UK]IKEA recalls certain PATRULL KLÄMMA and PATRULL SMIDIG Safety Gates due to due to trip and fall hazards. CTSI: http://ht.ly/N7IRI

Direct link: http://www.tradingstandards.gov.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=312709

Additional information:
According to the CTSI, IKEA has received reports where the friction between the wall and the pressure mounted Safety Gate has been insufficient to hold the Gate in its intended position.

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Acer, Gateway & eMachine Power Cord Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Acer Gateway and eMachine Power Cord Recall [Australia]Acer Computer Australia Pty recalls certain Linetek LS-15 Power Cords for Acer, Gateway and eMachine Computers due to possible overheating, fire and burn hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/N7taS

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1070594

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Computer Power Cords are subject to this recall:

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