Recalls affect several popular consumer goods
DEWALT Industrial Tool Co. is recalling DEWALT DC608 Cordless Brad Nailers
sold nationwide from October 2007 to May 2008. The nailer can operate when
the lock-off (safety) is in the locked position. Also, the nailer can
operate when the trigger is not pulled and the contact trip is depressed.
The unexpected ejection of a nail poses a serious injury hazard.
This recall involves the DEWALT DC608 18 Volt Cordless 2 18 Gauge Straight
Brad Nailer with date codes 200728 through 200821. DC608 is located on the
right side of the magazine. The date code can be found on the underside of
the handle, once the battery pack is removed. Units stamped with an ³M²
following the date code are not included in this recall.
Consumers should contact DEWALT at (866) 220-1481 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
ET Monday through Friday for the location of the nearest service center to
receive a free repair or visit
MOTHER HUBBARD¹S CRIBS
Mother Hubbard's Cupboards is recalling Cribs sold nationwide from March
2006 to March 2008. The cribs fail to meet the federal safety standards. The
distance between the mattress support bracket in the lowest position and the
top of the side rail in the highest position is less than the required 26
inches, posing a fall hazard to children who climb over the railing.
The recall includes the following wooden full-size cribs: Enchantment
(model #210), Hush a Bye (model #215), Once upon a time (model #320) and
Rock a bye (model #1900-350). Only date codes from 0306 through 0308 are
included in this recall. Mother Hubbard¹s Cupboards, the model number and
date code are printed on a label located on the bottom inside of the right
Consumers should contact Mother Hubbard's Cupboards at (888) 661-8201
between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and between 10:00
a.m. and 4:00 p.m. ET Friday and Saturday to receive instructions on how to
re-install the support brackets to eliminate the hazard or visit
BABY APPLESEED CRIBS
Baby Appleseed is recalling Davenport Cribs sold nationwide from December
2006 to September 2007. The cribs fail to meet the federal safety standards
for cribs. The cribs have a two mattress support system. The secondary
mattress support, used for the lowest position, does not meet the full 26
inch minimum height in its lowest position, allowing children inside to
crawl over the railing, posing a fall hazard.
The recall includes Davenport crib models that begin with the model numbers
273-xxxx-xxxx and have manufacture dates on or before August 2007 printed on
a label located on the right side of the lower inner panel of the crib. The
recalled cribs have two mattress support systems-a metal one and a wooden
Consumers should contact Baby Appleseed at (877) 348-2199 anytime to receive
Harbor Freight Tools is recalling Chicago Electric Halogen Work Lights sold
by Harbor Freight Tools from February 2006 to March 2008. The halogen work
lights can overheat and melt, and pose a risk of fire and electrical shock.
The halogen work lights are 500 watts. Model number 30858 is included in
this recall. The lamp measures 7 inches wide x 5 1Þ2 inches high and is
mounted on a yellow frame. UL Listed E163392 and Work Light 8F95 is
printed on a sticker on the back. The model number is printed on the light¹s
Consumers should contact Harbor Freight Tools at (800) 444-3353 between 8
a.m. and 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday for a full refund or visit
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/taf/showpage.taf?pageid=184,. More info at
Look Cycle USA is recalling KéO Bicycle Pedals sold nationwide from January
2004 to July 2007. The steel axle inside the pedal can break, posing a fall
The recalled bicycle pedals are black and were sold separately from
bicycles. Pedal models include KéO Classic, KéO Sprint, KéO HM and KéO
Carbon. The model name is printed in white on the side of the pedal. Date
codes between January 2004 and December 2005 are included in this recall.
The date code for the KéO Classic, Sprint and Carbon pedals is on a dial
stamped onto the pedal. The date code for the KéO HM is on the bottom of the
pedal, with the letters A through L corresponding to the month, and the
numbers 4 and 5 indicating 2004 or 2005.
Consumers should return the pedals to the place of purchase, contact Look
Cycle USA at (866) 430-5665 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through
Friday, or visit www.lookcycle-usa.com to arrange for shipping and free
repair. More info at www.recalls.org.
Raw Blue Sportwear is recalling Hooded Sweatshirts sold nationwide from July
2007 to December 2007. The sweatshirts have drawstrings through the hood
which pose a strangulation hazard to young children.
Raw Blue hooded sweatshirts were sold in three styles: smack print, kapow
print and comic magazine print) and various colors. The sweatshirts have
style numbers 7FT5655, 7FT5455, and 7FT5515. Style numbers are printed on
the garment¹s sales tag.
Consumers can return the garment to the place of purchase or contact Raw
Blue Sportswear at (800) 638-1537 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday
through Friday for a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Request Jeans is recalling Drawstring Hoodies sold nationwide from January
2007 to March 2007. The hoodies have a drawstring through the hood which can
pose a strangulation hazard to children.
This recall involves the short sleeve hoodie (Item number 11188SG) and the
Long sleeve hoodie (Item number 11218LG). The short sleeve hoodie has
Request printed all over and was sold in olive green and light blue. The
long sleeve hoodie has a butterfly design on the back of the hoodie and on
the chest and was sold in white and olive green.
Consumers should return the garment to either the place of purchase or
contact Request Jeans at (212) 302-0077 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, Monday
through Friday to receive a refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Kids with Character LLC is recalling BongoCheetah Girls Jackets sold at
Marshalls stores nationwide from November 2007 to August 2008. The garments
have a drawstring through the hood which can pose a strangulation hazard to
The recalled garments are Bongo Cheetah Girls Jackets with style number
8N6003 and RN number 119132 printed on the care label. The jackets were sold
in girls sizes 4 through 6X.
Consumers should return the garment to either Marshall¹s retail store or
contact Kids with Character at (212) 695-6343 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET,
Monday through Friday for a full refund. More info at www.recalls.org.
Atico International USA is recalling Signature Gourmet? and Crofton®
Personal Blenders sold nationwide at Walgreens and Aldi stores from July
26 ot March 2008. While placing the cup on or off the base of the blender,
the blender can be inadvertently turned on, activating the blade. This can
pose a serious laceration hazard.
This recall involves the Signature Gourmet? (item number W14A3691) and the
Crofton (model number SB-19) personal blenders. The blenders are white and
have 3 components parts a base containing a power button, a blade
assembly, and a blending cup. Signature Gourmet? or Crofton® is printed on
the front of the base of the unit. ³SB-19² or ³W14A3691² is located on a
label at the bottom of the unit.
Consumers should call Atico International USA at (877) 546-4835 between 9
a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday for instructions on returning the
product for a full refund or visit http://www.aticousa.com/recalls.html.
More info at www.recalls.org.
GAS GRILLS SOLD AT LOWE¹S
Lucas Innovation Inc. is recalling Perfect Flame Double Lid Four Burner Gas
Grills sold exclusively at Lowe¹s stores nationwide from October 2007 to
July 2008. The cooking chamber of the grill can melt and/or ignite, posing
a risk of fires and burn injuries.
This recall involves Perfect Flame brand grills, Model GAC3615 four burner
LP gas grills. The grill has two lids. Perfect Flame is printed on the
larger lid. The model number, serial number, and date code are printed on a
label on the right side cart frame panel. A complete list of the serial
numbers can be found at www.recalls.org.
Consumers should return the grills without the propane tanks to any Lowe¹s
store to receive a full refund or visit http://www.gac3615grillrecall.com/.
More info at www.recalls.org.
INDOOR LIGHT FIXTURES
Progress Lighting is recalling Pendant-Style Ceiling-Mounted Indoor Light
Fixtures sold nationwide from January 2005 to May 2008. The ceiling-mount
assembly that supports the light fixture can fail, causing the fixture to
The recall involves the following models of pendant-style ceiling-mounted
light fixtures: P3601-09, P3602-09, P3603-09, P3603-09EXP, P3685-09,
P365-09EXP, P4260-09, P4261-09, P4261-09EXP and P4262-09. The product number
is located inside the canopy located flush with the ceiling. The fixtures
have frosted white glass and a brushed aluminum finish.
Consumers should contact Progress Lighting at (877) 369-4548 between 8 a.m.
and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to schedule a free inspection and
replacement or visit http://progresslighting.com/recall.htm. More info at
Fisher-Price is recalling Learning Pots & Pans? Toys sold nationwide from
October 2007 to August 2008. Missing screws in the blue toy pan can cause
the clear plastic cover to come loose and release small balls, presenting a
This recall involves Learning Pots and Pans? toy sets with stackable pots
and pans, a lid and shape-sorting blocks. The toys have light and sound
features that operate on three AA batteries. Model number G6685 is located
on the bottom of the blue pan.
If any screws are missing, the consumer should contact Fisher-Price at (888)
521-0820 anytime to arrange for the return of the blue pan for a replacement
or visit http://service.mattel.com/us/recall.asp. More info at