Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalls 32 batches of products in July 2019. There are 27 batches of Chinese products, accounting for 84.375%.

Based on our statistics, the Chinese products notified through the CPSC in July were as below:

Recall date

Product

Hazard

Incidents/Injuries

Remedy

2019-07-02

NameBicycle Seat Posts

UnitsAbout 4450

Recall number : 19-156

Manufactured in : Taiwan

The seat post on the bicycles can break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.  

Faraday has received nine reports of incidents involving the seat post breaking including one minor injury.  

Repair

Replace

2019-07-02

Name:  front suspension forks

Units :About 840

Recall number :19-157

Manufactured in : Taiwan

The fork’s lower leg assembly can break and cause the rider to lose control, posing crash and injury hazards。

None

Replace

2019-07-03

Name: Children’s pajama pants

Units : About 1400

Recall number : 19-756

Manufactured in : China

The children’s pajama pants fail to meet the flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children. 

None reported

Refund

2019-07-03

Name:  Girl’s pajama sets

Units : About 2500

Recall number : 19-757

Manufactured in : China

The pajama sets fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

None reported

Refund

2019-07-08

Name: Forky 11” Plush Toys

Units : About 80,000

Recall number : 19-159

Manufactured in : China

The “googly” plastic eyes on the toy can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children。 

None reported

Refund

2019-07-09

Name: Loviebee children’s security blankets

Units : About 700

Recall number : 19-758

Manufactured in : China

The blanket’s snaps can detach, posing a choking hazard。

Swaddle Bee has received two reports of the blanket's metal snaps detaching. No injuries have been reported.

Refund

2019-07-10

Name: Diverter valve caps sold with Master Spas hot tubs and swim spas

Units : About 16000

Recall number : 19-161

Manufactured in : China

The valve cap on the hot tubs and swim spas can become loose, pop off and strike a bystander, posing an impact hazard.

The firm has received 112 reports of the valve caps popping off including four reports of consumers being struck by the cap. No injuries have been reported.

Repair

2019-07-10

Name: Everbilt Stainless Steel Door Pulls

Units : About70200

Recall number : 19-160

Manufactured in : China

The door pulls can have sharp edges on the back, posing a laceration hazard。

Home Depot has received 42 reports of the door pulls containing sharp edges, including 11 reports of minor injuries。

Refund

2019-07-10

Name: Professional use flush and surface mount loudspeakers

Units : About 77500

Recall number : 19-760

Manufactured in : China

The loudspeaker’s mounting components can break causing the speakers to dislodge and fall from its installed location, posing an injury hazard.

The firm has received nine reports in the U。S。 of speakers dislodging or falling from their installed locations, including one report of minor injuries。

Replace

Repair

 

2019-07-10

Name: Cat Mobile Fireworks

Units : About 21000

Recall number : 19-163

Manufactured in : China

When ignited, the device can burst and spread sparks and pyrotechnic materials upward and outward instead of on the ground as intended, posing explosion, burn and projectile hazards to bystanders。

None reported

Refund

2019-07-10

Name:  Battery powered smoke and fire alarms

Units : About 180000

Recall number : 19-162

Manufactured in : China

The smoke alarms can have a misaligned internal switch causing the alarms to not activate properly, posing a risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire.

The company has received 134 reports of failure to properly activate during installation.

Replace

2019-07-10

Name: Realspace® Magellan Performance Electric Height-Adjustable Desks

Units : About 19,000

Recall number : 19-759

Manufactured in : China

The desk’s control box has an electrical issue resulting in reverse polarity, which could pose a shock hazard.

None reported

Replace

2019-07-11

Name: Playtive Junior Wooden Grasping Toy

Units : About 300

Recall number : 19-164

Manufactured in : China

The wooden wheels can detach and release small parts, posing a choking hazard to young children.

None reported in the U。S。

Refund

2019-07-11

Name: Can Mugs

Units : About 150,000

Recall number : 19-165

Manufactured in : China

The mugs can crack or break when used with or exposed to hot liquids, posing burn and laceration hazards.

Lifetime Brands and Fitz & Floyd have received reports of seven incidents where the mugs cracked after holding hot liquids with one report of a consumer receiving minor burns.

Replace

2019-07-16

Name: VIVO MOUNT-PLAY5 speaker wall mounts

Units : About 2400

Recall number : 19-167

Manufactured in : China

The ledge on the front of the speaker wall mount can loosen, allowing both the ledge and the speakers to fall, posing an injury hazard to bystanders

VIVO has received three reports of the speaker mounts breaking and speakers falling to the floor. No injuries have been reported.

Refund

Replace

Repair

 

2019-07-16

Name:  Majestic Pure Wintergreen Oil

Units : About 11580

Recall number : 19-762

Manufactured in : China

The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, posing a risk of poisoning to young children if they ingest it.

None reported

Replace

2019-07-17

Name:  Bodum Bistro Toasters

Units : About 2400

Recall number : 19-169

Manufactured in : China

The recalled toasters can leak electric current when operating at the maximum normal temperature, posing a shock hazard to consumers。

No injuries have been reported in the U。S。 There were eight reports of consumers being shocked when touching the toaster in Canada。

Refund

2019-07-18

Name:  Folding mattresses

Units : About 2500

Recall number : 19-170

Manufactured in : China

The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.

None reported

Repair

2019-07-23

Name: Boppy Infant Head and Neck Support Accessories

Units : About 14,000

Recall number : 19-171

Manufactured in : China

The head support area can be overstuffed and cause the infant’s head to be tilted too far forward, posing a suffocation hazard

The firm has received three reports of babies’ heads being pushed forward chin to chest by the product。 No injuries have been reported。

Refund

2019-07-24

Name:  Trek Kickster

Units : About 11560

Recall number : 19-173

Manufactured in : China

The steer tube clamp on the bike can break, posing a fall hazard to children。

The firm has received 11 reports of broken steer tube clamps, including one injury with minor scrapes and bruising

Repair

2019-07-24

Name: Porter-Cable 10” Table Saws

Units : About 258,000

Recall number : 19-172

Manufactured in : China

The motor can overheat, creating a fire hazard.

Chang Type has received 61 reports of the table saw motors overheating and causing fires. One consumer reported smoke damage to their home. No injuries have been reported.

Refund

2019-07-25

Name:  2013 through 2016 Cannondale CAADX cyclocross bicycles

Units : About 9700

Recall number : 19-175

Manufactured in : China

The fork can break, posing a fall hazard with the risk of death and serious injury.

Cycling Sports Group has received reports of 11 incidents worldwide of the bicycle’s fork breaking, including five in the United States. Seven of these incidents resulted in serious injuries, including concussions and a spinal injury, and there was one fatality.

Repair

2019-07-25

Name:  Modified thru-bolt axles

Units : About 200

Recall number : 19-763

Manufactured in : China

The modified thru-bolt on the front wheel can fracture, allowing the wheel to detach from the stroller, posing fall and injury hazards to children in the stroller and adults operating the stroller.

Britax has received 8 reports of the modified thru-bolt fracturing. There are no reports of injuries with the modified thru-bolt axle.

Replace

2019-07-26

Name:  Spansive Source wireless, multi-phone chargers

Units : About 950

Recall number : 19-764

Manufactured in : China

Metallic accessories attached to phones placed on the chargers can overheat while phones charge, posing a burn hazard to users

Spansive has received one report of a metallic phone accessory overheating when placed on the charger. No injuries have been reported.

Refund

2019-07-30

Name: Magnetic Trivets

Units : About 350000

Recall number : 19-765

Manufactured in : China

Magnets can detach from the trivets, posing an ingestion hazard to children.When two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside the intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.

Tristar Products has received one report of magnets detaching from a trivet and being swallowed by a child。 The child suffered intestinal perforations and blockage, requiring surgery。

Replace

2019-07-31

Name:  Bassinet

Units : About 24000

Recall number : 19-177

Manufactured in : China

Infant fatalities have been reported while using other inclined sleep products, after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach or side while unrestrained, or under other circumstances.

None reported

Refund

2019-07-31

Name:  Infant Sock and Wrist Rattle Sets

Units : About 7500

Recall number : 19-178

Manufactured in : China

Rattles sewn inside the socks and wristbands can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children。

London Bridge has received one report of the stuffed rattle portions detaching. No injuries have been reported.

Refund

Accompanying remedies (refund, replacement and repair) are taken for such notifications。

As notified on the CPSC website, some customers have already got injured due to the potential hazards。

So it is important to track the recalls of products to ensure consumers’ legitimate interests and rights. C&K Testing hereby reminds related enterprises to enhance the product quality by learning more about the potential hazards of their product categories.