Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall [US & Canada]

Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall [US & Canada]Kidde recalls an estimated 40.5 million Fire Extinguishers due to suspected operational failure and consequential risk of burns, injury and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards; one death has been reported.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/ZR2I30gkTbS; HCSC: http://ht.ly/MFTO30gkVVs

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Kidde-Recalls-Fire-Extinguishers-with-Plastic%20Handles-Due-to-Failure-to-Discharge-and-Nozzle-Detachment-One-Death-Reported

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65014r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the recall involves 134 models of Kidde Fire Extinguishers manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017, including models that were previously recalled in March 2009 and February 2015, as follows:

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Corpus branded Powered Wheelchair Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Australian Competition & Consumer CommissionPermobil Australia recalls certain batch/lots of Corpus Powered Wheelchairs due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of seat failure, falls and user injury, all serious health and safety hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/sEZY30fYMAg

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/permobil-australia-corpus-powered-wheelchairs-with-fixed-seat-and-elevator-inner-tubes

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

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EU issues 35 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

FlagEUBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 41-2017 of its Rapid Alert System containing 35 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others: http://ht.ly/RRk430fTKrA

Direct link: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=2582&Year=2017

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EU issues 53 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

FlagEUBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 40-2017 of its Rapid Alert System containing 53 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others: http://ht.ly/AQMY30fKetT

Direct link: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=2572&Year=2017

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UPPAbaby RumbleSeat Adapter Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: UPPAbaby RumbleSeat Adapter Recall [Canada]UPPAbaby recalls an estimated 3,500 UPPAbaby branded RumbleSeat Adapters due to suspected component detachment and consequential fall and injury hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/Gi2A30fIwrw

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/64648r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves the adapters for the UPPAbaby RumbleSeat Baby Stroller Accessories that were manufactured between September 2014 and November 2016.

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Dick’s Fitness Gear Resistance Tube Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Dick’s Fitness Gear Resistance Tubes Recall [US]Dick’s Sporting Goods recalls an estimated 207,500 Fitness Gear branded Resistance Tubes due to suspected in-use breakage and consequential risk of impact injury and/or laceration damage, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/N4rm30fAqRY

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Dicks-Sporting-Goods-Recalls-Resistance-Tubes

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Fitness Gear Resistance Tubes used as upper and lower body workout equipment.

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Pro-Tec Multisport Helmet Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Pro-Tec Multisport Helmet Recall [US]Pro-Tec recalls an estimated 4,600 Multisport Helmets due to suspected failure of the Helmet’s buckle to meet current US federal safety standards and and consequential risk of operational failure and head injury, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/DAmv30fyqAB

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Pro-Tec-Recalls-Multisport-Helmets

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Pro-Tec City Lite and Pro-Tec Street Lite adult Multisport Helmets.

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