NHTSA February 2016 Vehicle Recalls: 73 MTD [US]

US FlagUS-DOT-logo/NHTSAAs of Monday, February 29, 2016, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 73 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

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EU issues 47 Product & Vehicle Recalls

FlagEUBelgium/Brussels: European Union issues Rapex Recall Report 08-2016 containing 47 new consumer and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others: http://ht.ly/YSeDZ

Direct link: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/main/?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=1771&selectedTabIdx=1

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Herbal Research St John’s Wort Recall [UK]

UK FlagUK/Basildon: UK CTSI LogoHerbal Research Company recalls certain batches of St John’s Wort tablets due to higher than allowed levels of a toxic pyrrolizidine alkaloid, a serious health hazard. CTSI: http://ht.ly/YRTj0

Direct link: http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=315396

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The UK Chartered Trading Standards Institute (“CTSI”) reports the following drugs are subject to this recall:

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Balancing Scooter brand Hoverboard Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: 6597 - BalancingScooterHoverboardScootersTCB Contracting Pty recalls certain Balancing Scooter Hoverboard Scooters due to fire and burn hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/YRD0a

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1081484

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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Electric ‘Hoverboard’ Scooters have been recalled:

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IKEA HYBY & LOCK Ceiling Lamp Recall [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: IKEA recalls an estimated 1,267,000 HYBY and LOCK Ceiling Lamps due to retaining clip failure, fall and laceration hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/YQJ9L; HCSC: http://ht.ly/YQJb3

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/IKEA-Recalls-Ceiling-Lamps/

Direct Canada link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/57056r-eng.php

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves IKEA HYBY and LOCK Ceiling Lamps.

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Mannarich & Parker Lee Fish Product Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Mannarich and Parker Lee Fish Product Recall [Canada]Mannarich Food recalls various Mannarich Food and Parker Lee Fish Products due to undeclared crab, egg, lobster, milk, soy and wheat, all known allergens, sources of dietary intolerance and possible triggers of Anaphylaxis, a serious and potential fatal situation, requiring immediate medical intervention. CFIA: http://ht.ly/YQmJX

Direct link: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/newsroom/food-recall-warnings/complete-listing/2016-02-26/eng/1456540257410/1456540263594

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Fish-based Products are subject to this recall:

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Monkey Glockenspiel Musical Instrument Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Monkey Glockenspiel Musical Instrument Recall [US]KHS America recalls certain Monkey Glockenspiel Musical Instruments due to possible violation of the US Federal lead paint standard, a serious health hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/YP4FA

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/KHS-America-Recalls-Childrens-Musical-Instrument/

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the Green Tones 8-note Monkey Glockenspiel is a children’s musical instrument with eight metal bars in multiple colors mounted on a wooden base shaped like a monkey.

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