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

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


1) Product: Nestlé USA Metallic Mugs Sold with Starbucks-Branded Gift Sets

Hazard: If microwaved or filled with extremely hot liquid, the mugs can overheat or break, posing burn and laceration hazards.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/3svjvp94
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2) Product: Crown Aruba IV (AWR Series) gas-fired hot water boilers

Hazard: The blocked vent switch (BVS) can fail to shut down the burners if the boilers are installed at altitudes above 2,000 feet and the vent system becomes blocked. In such an event, the boiler can emit excessive amounts of carbon monoxide into the building, posing a carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning hazard to consumers.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/zmrufast
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3) Product: U.S. Boiler, New Yorker Boiler, Advantage, FORCE and Archer brand gas-fired hot water residential boilers

Hazard: The blocked vent switch (BVS) can fail to shut down the burners if the boilers are installed at altitudes above 5,400 feet and the vent system becomes blocked. In such an event, the boiler can emit excessive amounts of carbon monoxide into the home, posing a carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning hazard to consumers.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/5ybfj2m2
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4) Product: Textron Specialized Vehicles Tracker Off Road OX EV Light Utility Vehicles

Hazard: Water can get into the lithium-ion battery pack of the Tracker OX EV vehicles, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/ycxtppwu
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5) Product: Insignia® Air Fryers and Air Fryer Ovens

Hazard: The air fryers can overheat, causing the handles to melt or break, posing fire and burn hazards. Additionally, the air fryer ovens can overheat and the glass on the door can shatter, posing fire, burn and laceration hazards.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/2vdr2yzj
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6) Product: Honeywell Recalls System Sensor L-Series Low Frequency Fire Alarm Sounders and Strobes

Hazard: The sounders and strobes can malfunction and cause the fire alarm system to fail to alert consumers of a fire.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/5cj4rmf6
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7) Product: Anker EverFrost Lithium-Ion Battery Powered Coolers

Hazard: The lithium-ion batteries in the Anker EverFrost Coolers can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/mr3br6ay
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8) Product: Yamaha PA-10 AC Power Adaptors

Hazard: A crack can occur between the PA-10 AC Power Adapter’s upper and lower cases. The upper and lower cases can separate completely and expose electrical wiring, posing electrical shock and electrocution hazards to consumers.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/ys7ekjsc
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9) Product: Sleep Technologies Eco Terra Mattresses

Hazard: The mattresses violate the smoldering ignition requirements of the federal mattress flammability regulation, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/y5vsbf6t
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10) Product: Bubble Bear Crib Mattresses (Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com by Coral Island)

Hazard: The recalled crib mattresses violate the federal safety regulation for mattresses by failing to meet the flammability and labeling requirements, posing a fire hazard to children.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/3s87m5p6
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11) Product: The Home Appliances Camplux Brand Portable Tankless Water Heaters

Hazard: The portable water heaters can leak gas from the gas regulator connection, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/3mt2ep4n
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12) Product: Liverpool Football Club (L.F.C.) Children’s Pajamas

Hazard: The recalled children’s pajamas fail to meet the flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/3m95cm5k
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13) Product: Oso & Me Children’s Pajama Sets

Hazard: The recalled children’s pajama sets violate the flammability regulations for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/36hahmhk
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14) Product: Vanilla Underground “Minecraft TNT” One-Piece Pajamas

Hazard: The recalled children’s pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability regulations for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/2ne77cmn
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15) Product: Vernier Go Direct® Charge Stations

Hazard: The recalled charge station can overheat, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/57kdaxmv
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16) Product: Polaris Model Year 2022-2023 Snowmobiles equipped with PATRIOT BOOST Engines

Hazard: The fuel line between the fuel rails can leak, posing a fire hazard.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/nm87zp9z
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17) Product: Berkley Jensen Citronella 72-inch Tiki Torches

Hazard: The tiki torch top can break open and/or fall off while lit, posing a burn hazard.

For more information visit: https://tinyurl.com/yfxsmznj


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