7 Oct 2016
CPSC Recalls Various Products Made in Hong Kong and Mainland China
The CPSC has announced the following recall of products made in Hong Kong.
SmartPool LLC is recalling about 1,600 pool alarms because the on/off activation switch is reversed, which can cause the alarm to fail to alert consumers if a child enters the water. This recall includes PE12 PoolEye submersible swimming pool alarms for aboveground pools. The grey pool alarm consists of two attached components, a sensor tube with a float switch that is submerged under water, and an audible sensor that is fixed to the outside of the pool. The siren has an on/off activation switch. PoolEye is printed on the front of the siren, PE12 is printed on the manual, and UPC code 628208165125 is printed on the product’s packaging. These pool alarms were sold by Family Leisure, Pool and Spa Depot and other authorised dealers and on-line at Amazon, Doheny Enterprise, Target, Walmart and other websites from June through July 2016.
The CPSC has announced the following recalls of products made in mainland China.
Denon Electronics (USA) LLC has recalled about 3,400 rechargeable battery packs in the United States and approximately 240 rechargeable battery packs in Canada because they can overheat and pose fire and burn hazards. This recall involves Denon’s HEOS 1 Go Pack lithium-ion rechargeable battery packs for wireless speakers. Only HEOS 1 Go Packs with a 10-character alpha-numeric serial number beginning with 5 or 601G91 and ending with 3517 through 4004 are included in the recall. The hexagon-shaped battery packs are black or white and have four blue LED lights and a power button. HEOS and the model and serial numbers are printed on the bottom. These battery packs were sold at Best Buy (Magnolia) and Brookstone as well as on-line at BestBuy.com and Amazon.com from May through June 2015.
Advanced Sports International has issued a recall for about 3,000 bicycles because the top clamp of the seat post can crack, posing a fall hazard to the user. This recall involves Advanced Sports International’s 2017 model year Breezer and Fuji aluminium bikes in a variety of colours and with a silver or black seat post. Recalled models include Absolute 1.3 Disc, Absolute 1.7 Disc, Absolute 1.7 Disc ST, Absolute 2.1, Addy 27.5 1.3, Addy 27.5 1.5, Addy 27.5 1.7, Nevada 27.5 1.5, Nevada 27.5 1.7, Nevada 27.5 1.9, Traverse 1.9 ST, Police Special 29, Downtown 3 ST, Downtown 7+, Downtown 7+ ST, Downtown 8 and Downtown 8 ST. These bikes were sold by authorised Breezer and Fuji Bicycle dealers from June through July 2016.
Walmart Inc. is recalling about 46,300 tripod stools because the plastic collar that connects the three legs can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers. This recall involves Mahco Inc. tripod stools with three steel legs and a REALTREE logo pattern camouflage polyester fabric seat. The steel legs have plastic caps on both ends and a round plastic hub that connects them. The stools measure about 17 inches high by 13 inches wide and have a black polyester carry strap attached to the bottom of their seat. Mahco Inc. is printed on an orange and black hang tag attached to the stools. These stools were sold exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide and on-line at Walmart.com from June through August 2016.