Latest product recalls include push toys, power strips
Hobby-Lobby Int'l is recalling Lithium-polymer battery chargers and
lithium-polymer batteries sold nationwide from April 2006 to July 2007. The
lithium-polymer batteries can ignite while charging, posing a fire hazard.
The recall involves a lithium-polymer battery charger and batteries sold
with the AT600 Falcon Helicopter kit. The recall also includes any spare
battery (Model AT600B) or spare charger (Model ATS6046) purchased for this
Consumers can receive new batteries and a "smart" charger that will shut
down when the charging process is completed by contacting
Consumers can also contact Hobby-Lobby at (866) 933-5972 between 9 a.m. and
5 p.m. CT Monday through Saturday, or visit www.hobby-lobby.com. More info
POWER STRIPS SOLD BY HSN
HSN LP is recalling Charge-It-All Valets sold exclusively by HSN from
October 2007 to January 2008. The power strip located inside the valet has
undersized wires, which can pose fire and shock hazards.
This recall involves the power strips sold with the medium and large Joy
Mangano Charge-It-All Valets. The valet is a box with divided compartments
that comes with a power strip that allows the user to recharge and organize
items such as cell phones, mp3 players, PDAs and cameras in a single
location. The letters J and M are printed in cursive under the valet.
HSN is directly contacting consumers with the recalled units.
Consumers can also contact HSN at (888) 540-7052 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.
ET Monday through Friday or visit
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Santa's Toy Corp. is recalling Western Rider Push Toys sold nationwide from
February 2005 to February 2008. Surface paint on the glove, shirt, and pants
of rider toy contains excessive levels of lead.
The recall involves a push toy of a plastic horse with rider and a 20-inch
long pole/handle. The horse and pole/handle together measures about 26
inches. The rider is wearing red pants and a green shirt. The horse comes in
Consumers should return the toys to the store where purchased for a full
Consumers can also contact Santa's Toy Corp. at (888) 726-8208 between 9
a.m. and 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday. More info at www.recalls.org.