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Fire and Safety Hazard Product Recalls - January
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By Vice President / Lieutenant Scot Best
January 30, 2024

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

1) Product: Bokser Home 100% Cotton Mattress Pads

Hazard: The recalled mattress pads violate the mandatory federal flammability regulation for mattress pads, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: http://tinyurl.com/8zeyy894

2) Product: Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing (formerly Goodman Manufacturing Company L.P.) Evaporator Coil Drain Pans

Hazard: The molded plastic drain pan located at the bottom of the evaporator coil can overheat, melt and deform, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: http://tinyurl.com/2c6auzrc

3) Product: Homedics Therapist Select Percussion Personal Massagers

Hazard: The massagers can overheat while charging, posing fire and burn hazards.

For more information visit: http://tinyurl.com/34wzk65s

4) Product: Pacific Cycle Ascend Cabrillo and Minaret Electric Bikes

Hazard: The wiring harness that manages the charging of the lithium-ion battery was not properly assembled, creating a risk of overheating and fire while charging.

For more information visit: http://tinyurl.com/5995mw2j

5) Product: BRS Fuel Bottles (Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com by OAREA Outdoor Gear)

Hazard: The portable fuel bottles do not meet the child-resistant requirements for closures under the Children's Gasoline Burn Prevention Act (CGBPA). The closure for the products is not child-resistant, posing a risk of burn and poisoning to children.

For more information visit: http://tinyurl.com/yc4dew3f

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