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By PIO / Fire Prevention Officer Scot Best
April 11, 2021

The following products were recently recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):

1) Product: Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspots

Hazard: The lithium ion battery in the hotspots can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.
Recall date: April 8, 2021

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2) Product: EC8 Power Cables

Hazard: The pins inside the connector on the power cord can deform and overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: April 7, 2021

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3) Product: Animal, Heathered Plush and Luxe Sherpa Children’s Bath Wraps

Hazard: The recalled bath wraps fail to meet flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
Recall date: April 7, 2021

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4) Product: Foldable Infant Bath Seats

Hazard: The bath seats fail to meet the federal safety standard for infant bath seats, including requirements for stability, and can tip over while in use, posing a drowning hazard to babies.
Recall date: April 1, 2021

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5) Product: KTM, Husqvarna and GASGAS closed course competition motorcycles

Hazard: The drive chain can break, posing a crash hazard and/or property damage.
Recall date: March 25, 2021

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6) Product: Model Year 2020-2021 RANGER 1000 and RANGER CREW 1000, Model Year 2020 ProXD 2000G and 4000G, Model Year 2020-2021 Ariens/Gravely JSV3200, JSV3400, and JSV6400, Model Year 2020 Bobcat UV34 4x4 GAS and UV34 XL GAS, and Model Year 2021 Bobcat UV34 4x4 GAS

Hazard: The drive belt can break during operation and damage the inner clutch cover assembly and fuel line, which can result in a fuel leak, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: March 25, 2021

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7) Product: PureLine 1.5 HP Pool Pump Motors

Hazard: The pool pump motors can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: March 25, 2021

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8) Product: Hog 100-pound Propane Cylinders

Hazard: The propane cylinders manufactured with a handle below the weld on the side could leak propane gas, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: March 24, 2021

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