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    Kananaskistrade recalls Grained Salmon Caviar

    The product may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum

    Kananaskistrade is recalling Grained Salmon Caviar that may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum.

    There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product.

    The recalled product, which is packaged in a 95-g can containing Cyrillic characters and UPC 8 85202 00044 3, was sold in Ontario and possibly all across Canada through August 20, 2019.

    What to do

    Customers who purchased the recalled product should not consume it, but discard or return it to the place of purchase.

    Consumers with questions may call (800) 442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)

    Kananaskistrade is recalling Grained Salmon Caviar that may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum.There have been no reported illnesses associated...
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    Forest River recalls model year 2020 Columbus Fifthwheel Trailers

    The rear ladder blocks the egress window on the rear wall

    Forest River is recalling 39 model year 2020 Columbus Fifthwheel Trailers.

    The rear ladder blocks the egress window on the rear wall, preventing the use of the window.

    In the event of an emergency, occupants may not be able to exit the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury.

    What to do

    Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install an egress window free of charge.

    The recall is expected to begin September 18, 2019.

    Owners may contact Forest River customer service at (574) v821-1487. Forest River's number for this recall is 410-1071.

    Forest River is recalling 39 model year 2020 Columbus Fifthwheel Trailers.The rear ladder blocks the egress window on the rear wall, preventing the use...
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    Club Car gas golf and transport vehicles recalled

    Fuel can leak from an improperly-routed fuel line

    Club Car of Augusta, Ga., is recalling about 11,000 Club Car Precedent, Tempo, Onward and Villager model gas golf and transport vehicles.

    Fuel can leak from an improperly-routed fuel line, posing fire and burn hazards.

    The company has received three reports of fuel leaks. No fires or injuries have been reported.

    This recall involves model year 2019 gas-powered Precedent, Tempo, Onward and Villager golf and transport vehicles, which are used for short-distance transportation.

    Vehicles with the following model and serial numbers are included in the recall:

    Model Name                          Model Number               Serial Number

    Tempo Gas                             BX                                    BX1905-944274 to BX2003-039920

    Tempo Gas 2 + 2                    BY                                    BY1910-953754 to BY2002-039481

    Onward 2 Pass 

    Non-Lifted Gas                       BQ                                    BQ1924-981193 to BQ2003-041072

    Onward 4 Pass

    Non-Lifted                              BS                                     BS1910-953760 to BS2003-041012

    Onward 4 Pass

    Lifted Gas                               BW                                   BW1910-953767 to BW2003-041068

    Precedent Villager 2

    Gas                                          BJ                                     BJ1910-953915 to BJ2002-039525

    Precedent Gas

    EFI 2P                                     DF                                    DF1929-987941 to DF2002-039479

    Precedent Villager

    4 Gas                                       DJ                                     DJ1929-987934 to DJ1950-034968

    Onward 6 Pass

    Non-Lifted Gas                      AY                                     AY1945-024474 to AY1949-033252

    Onward 6 Pass

    Lifted Gas                            AW                                       AW1945-024474 to AW2003-041004

    Serial numbers are located above and to the right of the accelerator pedal. The model number is the first two letters of the serial number.

    The golf and transport vehicles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at authorized Club Car dealers nationwide from August 2018, through July 2019, for between $7,000 and $11,000.

    What to do

    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact Club Car to schedule a free repair. Club Car is contacting owners directly.

    Consumers may contact Club Car toll-free at (888) 227-7925 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.clubcar.com and click on “Safety and Recall Information” at the bottom of the page for more information.

    Club Car of Augusta, Ga., is recalling about 11,000 Club Car Precedent, Tempo, Onward and Villager model gas golf and transport vehicles.Fuel can leak...
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      Forest River recalls Flagstaff and Cherokee Arctic Wolf recreational trailers

      The rotating pin box may rotate in two places, increasing the risk of a crash

      Forest River is recalling 1,809 model year 2019-2020 Flagstaff and Cherokee Arctic Wolf recreational trailers equipped with MORyde Orbital or You Turn Rubber Pin Box Wedge Kits.

      The pin boxes may have been equipped with bolts 1-3/4 inches in length when they should be equipped with 2-inch long bolts.

      The incorrect bolts may allow the rotating pin box to rotate in two places, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the bolts and replace them as necessary free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 11, 2019.

      Owners may contact MORyde customer service at (574) 293-1581 or Forest River customer service at (574) 642-8954 (Flagstaff) or (260) 499-2100 (Cherokee). Forest River's number for this recall is 51-1065.

      Forest River is recalling 1,809 model year 2019-2020 Flagstaff and Cherokee Arctic Wolf recreational trailers equipped with MORyde Orbital or You Turn Rubb...
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      Club Car recalls gas utility and transport vehicles

      Fuel can leak from an improperly-routed fuel line

      Club Car of Augusta, Ga., is recalling about 1,300 Club Car Gas Carryall 300, Transporter, Villager Vehicles, Streetrod Lux and Streetrod Vintage Vehicles sold in the U.S., and Canada.

      Under continuous operations with low speed idling periods and a full gas tank, the fuel vent can allow fuel to leak, posing a fire hazard.

      The firm has received two reports of fuel leaks. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves 2019 utility and transport vehicles, which vary in size, models and colors and are used for short-distance transportation.

      The recalled vehicles can be identified by the model and serial numbers. Serial numbers are above and to the right of the accelerator pedal.

      The model number is the first two letters of the serial number. Recalled models and serial numbers include:

      Model Name                Serial Number Range

      • CA300, Gas                 MC1902- 939803 – MC1936-003158
      • Transporter, Gas           MK1901-938752 – MK1936-001620
      • Villager 6 Gas              SE1903-941645 – SE1936-003004
      • Villager 8 Gas              SF1902-941407 – SF1936-003040
      • Transporter XL Gas     SK1907-948159 – SK1932-994341
      • Transporter XLC Gas  ZV1908-949040 - ZV1928987110
      • Streetrod Lux              SO1908-948943 – SO1908-948929
      • Streetrod Vintage        SO1902-939821 – SO1937-004374

      The utility and transport vehicles, manufactured in the U.S., were sod at authorized Club Car dealers and Streetrod nationwide from July 2018, through March 2019, for between $8,000 and $16,000. Streetrod branded vehicles were sold by Streetrod dealers from July 2018, through March 2019, for between $18,000 and $20,000.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the vehicles and contact Club Car to schedule a free repair. Club Car is contacting owners of the recalled gas utility and transport vehicles directly.

      Consumers may contact Club Car toll-free at (888) 227-7925 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, or online at www.clubcar.com and click on “Safety and Recall Information” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Club Car of Augusta, Ga., is recalling about 1,300 Club Car Gas Carryall 300, Transporter, Villager Vehicles, Streetrod Lux and Streetrod Vintage Vehicles...
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      HCI 100 matt black motorcycle helmets recalled

      The helmets may not adequately protect the wearer

      Darsan Trading Co., doing business as Helmet City, is recalling 450 HCI 100 matt black motorcycle helmets in size XL.

      The helmets may not adequately protect the wearer in the event of a head impact during a motorcycle crash. Additionally, they do not list the month and year of manufacturer as required by law.

      A helmet that does not adequately protect the wearer from an impact in a crash can increase the risk of injury.

      What to do

      HCI will notify owners, and will provide replacement helmets or give the consumer a credit for a replacement helmet, free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin in August 2019.

      Owners may contact Helmet City customer service at (888)550-3731.

      Darsan Trading Co., doing business as Helmet City, is recalling 450 HCI 100 matt black motorcycle helmets in size XL.The helmets may not adequately pro...
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      TLW Trading recalls QQ Fish brand Mushroom Fish Balls

      The product contains egg, an allergen not declared on the label

      TLW Trading Ltd. is recalling QQ Fish brand Mushroom Fish Ball.

      The product contains egg, an allergen not declared on the label.

      There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of this product.

      The following product, sold in the Alberta, British Columbia and Quebec provinces of Canada, is being recalled:

      • QQ Fish Mushroom Fish Ball – 200 g, UPC: 886325 910123, Expiration date: 11/25/2020

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product and have an egg allergy should not consume it, but discard or return it to the store where purchased.

      Consumers with questions may call (800) 442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)

      TLW Trading Ltd. is recalling QQ Fish brand Mushroom Fish Ball.The product contains egg, an allergen not declared on the label.There have been no r...
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      AWERS recalls Grained Salmon Caviar

      The product may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum

      AWERS, Inc. of Bellevue, Wash., is recalling Grained Salmon Caviar 95g.

      The product may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum.

      No illnesses have been reported to date.

      The recalled product, is packed in a green metal tin, with red and white writing in Cyrillic lettering with an easy open pull lid, and the “BEST BEFORE OCT 07 2020” printed on the bottom.

      It was sold in California, New York, Oregon and Washington, and may have also been distributed to other states and Canada.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should not consume it even if it does not look or smell spoiled, inform the firm and ship any remaining affected product back to the firm or destroy it with permission from AWERS for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (425) 747-7866, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 6 pm (PST), or by email at awersinc1@gmail.com.

      AWERS, Inc. of Bellevue, Wash., is recalling Grained Salmon Caviar 95g.The product may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum.No illnesses have...
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      TMC recalls model year 2019-2020 Omni and Magnitude motorhomes

      The battery tray may detach from the chassis

      Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling 181 model year 2019-2020 Omni and Magnitude motorhomes.

      The battery tray may be improperly welded to the chassis frame, allowing the battery tray to detach from the chassis.

      If the battery tray detaches from the chassis, the battery may discharge, causing the vehicle to stall increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      TMC has notified owners, and dealers will weld on an additional support to the battery tray free of charge.

      The recall began August 8, 2019.

      Owners may contact TMC customer service at 1-877-855-2867. TMC's number for this recall is RC000171.

      Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling 181 model year 2019-2020 Omni and Magnitude motorhomes.The battery tray may be improperly welded to the chassis fra...
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      SSR Motorsports recalls off‐highway competition motorcycles

      The vehicle’s front fork assembly can fail during use

      SSR Motorsports of Norwalk, Calif., is recalling about 420 SSR Motorsports competition off-road motorcycles.

      The vehicle’s front fork assembly can fail during use, causing the rider to lose control, posing a crash hazard.

      The firm has received three reports of the front fork assembly failing. Two incidents resulted in bruising.

      This recall involves two-wheeled 2019 SSR Motorsports competition off-road motorcycles with model numbers SR70Auto, SR70C, SR110Semi/DX, and SR125Auto.

      Only vehicles with the 2019 model year have the letter K in the 10th position of the 17-digit VIN number stamped on the right side of the steering stem. SSR Motorsports logo is printed on the left and right side panels of the motorcycles.

      The motorcycles are black, white, red, orange, green, or blue, and are fitted with traditional style front forks. Their engine displacements are stamped on the right side of the engine cylinder wall in respect to their model numbers: 72cc, 107cc, and 124cc.

      VIN numbers can be verified through SSR dealers or SSR Motorsports.

      The motorcycles, manufactured in China, were sold at authorized SSR Motorsports dealers nationwide from February 2019, through June 2019, for between $800 and $1,200.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled off-road motorcycles and contact their local SSR Motorsports dealer to schedule a free repair. SSR Motorsports is contacting registered owners directly.

      Consumers may contact SSR Motorsports toll-free at (866) 267-6966 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at info@ssrmotorsports.com, or online at www.ssrmotorsports.com and click on the “Recalls” at the top of the page for more information.

      SSR Motorsports of Norwalk, Calif., is recalling about 420 SSR Motorsports competition off-road motorcycles.The vehicle’s front fork assembly can fail...
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      Winnebago recalls model year 2018-2019 Fuse motorhomes

      The lug nuts may not properly secure the wheels

      Winnebago Industries is recalling 112 model year 2018-2019 Fuse motorhomes built on a 2018 Ford Transit chassis and equipped with aluminum wheel feature code 63W.

      The wheel studs may be too long, preventing the lug nuts from properly securing the wheels.

      Wheels that cannot be torqued properly may loosen and detach, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Winnebago will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wheel studs with a shorter version free of charge.

      The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.

      Owners may contact Winnebago customer service at (641) 585-6939 or (800) 537-1885. Winnebago's number for this recall is 159.

      Winnebago Industries is recalling 112 model year 2018-2019 Fuse motorhomes built on a 2018 Ford Transit chassis and equipped with aluminum wheel feature co...
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      Vitro recalls aftermarket replacement rear window glass

      Fragments of a window broken in a crash may not be small enough to meet federal standards

      Vitro Automotriz, S.A. de C.V. is recalling 47,366 aftermarket replacement rear window glass (backlites), sold for use in various Ford, Chevrolet, GMC, Isuzu, Oldsmobile, Buick, Saab, Chrysler, Dodge, RAM, Volkswagen, Mazda, Mercury, Pontiac, Nissan, Toyota, Honda, Jeep, Navistar, International, Saturn, Scion, Cadillac, Lincoln, Infiniti, and Hyundai vehicles including passenger cars, pick-up trucks, SUV's, and Heavy Duty vehicles.

      A full list of the vehicles is available here.

      Due to improper tempering, in the event of a rear window glass breaking, the resulting fragments may not be small enough to meet federal standards.

      Larger glass pieces may strike vehicle occupants, increasing the risk of injury.

      What to do

      Vitro will notify distributors and owners, and replace the rear window glasses free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin in August 2019.

      Owners may contact Vitro customer service at (818) 863-1524. Vitro's number for this recall is DOT287.

      Vitro Automotriz, S.A. de C.V. is recalling 47,366 aftermarket replacement rear window glass (backlites), sold for use in various Ford, Chevrolet, GMC, Isu...
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      Gulf Stream recalls Serro Scotty S14 RBR travel trailers

      The federal placard label has an incorrect Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

      Gulf Stream Coach is recalling 13 model year 2017 Serro Scotty S14 RBR travel trailers.

      The federal placard label indicates an incorrect Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR).

      Incorrect GVWR information may result in the trailer being overloaded, affecting the tires or the vehicle's handling, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Gulf Stream will notify owners, and dealers will replace the Federal Placard label free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin in August 2019.

      Owners may contact Gulf Stream customer service at (800) 289-8787. Gulf Stream's number for this recall is GS072619.

      Gulf Stream Coach is recalling 13 model year 2017 Serro Scotty S14 RBR travel trailers.The federal placard label indicates an incorrect Gross Vehicle W...
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      Piaggio recalls motorcycles with braking issue

      The front brakes may drag or apply

      Piaggio Group Americas is recalling 1,701 model year 2016-2018 Moto Guzzi Audace 1400s &d Eldorado 1400s, model year 2017-2018 Moto Guzzi California 1400s, model year 2017 Moto Guzzi MGX 21 Baggers, model year 2013-2014 Aprilia Mana 850s, model year 2014-2016 Aprilia Dorsoduro 750s, model year 2018-2019 Aprilia Dorsoduro 900s, and 2018 Aprilia Shiver 900s.

      Due to a problem with the front brake master cylinder, the front brakes may drag or apply, causing the motorcycle to unexpectedly slow down or stop completely without activating the rear brake light.

      Unexpectedly slowing down or stopping while driving with no warning to following traffic can increase the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Piaggio will notify owners, and dealers will inspect, and if necessary, replace the front brake master cylinder free of charge.

      The recall was expected to begin August 13, 2019.

      Owners may contact Piaggio customer service at (212) 380-4433. Piaggio's number for this recall is PA2ZZQ1904.

      Piaggio Group Americas is recalling 1,701 model year 2016-2018 Moto Guzzi Audace 1400s &d; Eldorado 1400s, model year 2017-2018 Moto Guzzi California 1400s...
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      SunSetter recalls vinyl covers for motorized awnings

      One death has been reported from impact and fall hazards

      SunSetter Products of Malden, Mass., is recalling about 281,000 vinyl covers for SunSetter Motorized Awnings sold in the U.S., and Canada.

      If a powered awning is activated while the cover is secured with bungee tie-downs, when the cover is removed, the awning can open unexpectedly with enough force to strike consumers standing in the awning’s path, causing them to fall and suffer death or serious injury.

      The firm has received 14 reports of incidents, including one report of a death and six reports of injuries.

      In one reported incident, a 73-year-old man died after falling from a ladder and over a balcony when a motorized awning opened unexpectedly and struck him while he was removing the cover’s bungee tie-downs.

      This recall involves all soft vinyl awning covers used with SunSetter Motorized, Motorized XL, Motorized PRO, Motorized PROXL, and Oasis Freestanding Motorized Retractable Awnings distributed by SunSetter from June 1999 to January 2019 and supplied with bungee tie-downs. Covers for manually operated awnings are not affected by this recall.

      The awning covers, manufactured in the U.S., were sold for about $100 or distributed as a promotional item or as part of a package with motorized awnings directly by SunSetter, through independent dealers nationwide, and through Costco Wholesale.

      What to do

      Consumers should not attempt to install covers for the motorized awnings or remove any installed covers until they have received instructions from SunSetter.

      Consumers should contact SunSetter for free breakaway safety clips (that replace the bungee tie-downs provided with the cover) and instructions for their use, and instructions on how to safely remove any installed bungee tie-downs.

      SunSetter is contacting all known purchasers directly.

      Consumers may contact SunSetter toll-free at (844) 313-0144 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. (ET) daily, by email at safety-clips@sunsetter.com, or online at www.sunsetter.com/safety-clips.

      SunSetter Products of Malden, Mass., is recalling about 281,000 vinyl covers for SunSetter Motorized Awnings sold in the U.S., and Canada.If a powered...
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      Mazda recalls model year 2019 Mazda3s

      The interior rearview mirror may detach from the housing

      Mazda North American Operations is recalling 22,571 model year 2019 Mazda3s with manual dimming mirrors.

      The adhesive between the interior rearview mirror and the housing may not be properly bonded, allowing the mirror to detach from the housing.

      Rearward visibility will be reduced without the rearview mirror, increasing the risk of a crash.

      Vehicles equipped with auto dimming mirrors are not affected.

      What to do

      Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the interior rearview mirror assembly free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin August 30, 2019.

      Owners may contact Mazda customer service at (800) 222-5500, option 4. Mazda's number for this recall is 3919G.

      Mazda North American Operations is recalling 22,571 model year 2019 Mazda3s with manual dimming mirrors.The adhesive between the interior rearview mirr...
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      Taylor Farms recalls breaded chicken products

      The products may be undercooked

      Taylor Farms of Chicago, Ill., is recalling approximately 342 pounds of breaded chicken products.

      A processing defect may have led to undercooking of the products.

      There are no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

      The following ready-to-eat breaded chicken items, produced August 3, 2019, are being recalled:

      • 14.75-oz. sealed clear trays containing “Parmesan Topped Chicken with Spaghetti” with lot codes TFIL215A001 and TFIL216A001 and “Use by” dates 8/14/19 and 8/15/19 represented on the label.
      • 12.5-oz. sealed clear trays containing “Homestyle Fried Chicken Dinner” with lot codes TFIL215A001 and TFIL216A001 and “Use by” dates 8/13/19 and 8/14/19 represented on the label.
      • 9-oz. cardboard trays with plastic lids containing “Breaded Chicken Breast” with lot codes TFIL215A001 and TFIL216A001 and “Use by” dates 8/09/19 and 8/10/19 represented on the label.

      The recalled items, bearing establishment number “EST. or P-21794” inside the USDA mark of inspection, were shipped to retail locations in Arkansas, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, and West Virginia and old in the retailers' deli sections.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled should not consume them, but discard or return them to the place of purchase.

      Consumers with questions may contact at (855) 455-0098.

      Taylor Farms of Chicago, Ill., is recalling approximately 342 pounds of breaded chicken products.A processing defect may have led to undercooking of th...
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      Pain Relief Naturally recalls itch and pain relief creams

      The products have microbiological contamination

      Pain Relief Naturally is recalling four lots of 4% lidocaine topical cream & liquid gel products.

      Analysis found the products to have microbiological contamination and higher than the labeled potency for lidocaine.

      The risks from a contaminated pre-tattoo product are greater since the skin is being traumatized immediately after application and tattooing is known to have infectious complications.

      Additionally, use of lidocaine greater than the label claim may increase the risk of methemoglobinemia, a blood disorder in which an abnormal amount of methemoglobin is produced.

      There are no reports of adverse events to date.

      These following products, packaged in black jars or bottles with metallic red or green lettering and lots & expiration dates listed on a gold colored expiration sticker on the back of the product, are being recalled:

      ProductLotExpirationVolumePackage
      PreTAT in Cream by TAT BALM 3 in 1 Pre-Tattoo Prep with Lidocaine122206/14/231,2, & 4 ounce jarsblack jars with metallic red lettering
      PreTAT in Liquid Gel by TAT BALM 3 in 1 Pre-Tattoo Prep with Lidocaine121306/05/231,2, & 4 ounce jarsblack jars with metallic red lettering
      Superior Pain & Itch Releif in Cream122206/14/231,2, & 4 ounce jarsblack jars with metallic green lettering
      Superior Pain & Itch Releif in Liquid Gel121306/05/231,2, & 4 ounce jarsblack jars with metallic green lettering
      Soothing Sore Releif in Cream Fast Acting of Pain and Itching Associated with Minor Sores in Cream122806/21/231,2, & 4 ounce jarsblack jars with metallic green lettering
      Soothing Sore Releif In Liquid Gel Fast Acting Releif of Pain and Itching Associated with Minor Sores in Liquid Gel113512/27/221,2, & 4 ounce jarsblack jars with metallic green lettering

      The recalledroducts were distributed nationwide through online sales on the following websites: amazon.com, ebay.com, walmart.com, tatbalm.net, & naturallyhl.com.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products should stop using, discard or return them with a recall response form, and reach out to the company for a replacement using the recall response form which can be emailed to prncustomercare@gmail.com, or mailed to:

      Pain Relief Naturally Recall Department

      4995 Ridge Dr NE

      Salem, OR, 97301

      A recall response form will be included in recall letter to consumers, or can be printed from www.tatbalm.net or www.naturallyhl.com.

      Consumers should include the quantity of returned items on the recall response form irregardless of whether products are returned or discarded.

      Consumers may contact company at (877) 906-4806 from 9 am – 5 pm (PT) Monday – Friday, or by email at prncustomercare@gmail.com

      Pain Relief Naturally is recalling four lots of 4% lidocaine topical cream & liquid gel products.Analysis found the products to have microbiological co...
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      Seattle Manufacturing recalls ice axes

      The spike and/or head of the ice axe can detach from the handle

      Seattle Manufacturing Corporation (SMC) of Ferndale, Wash., is recalling about 165 Kobah ice axes.

      The spike and/or head of the ice axe can detach from the handle during use, posing serious injury and fall hazards to the climber.

      The firm has received one report of the axe’s spike detaching from the handle. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Kobah ice axes of lengths 60, 65, 70 and 75 centimeters.

      The axes each have a steel pick and adze joined at the top of an orange aluminum handle shaft by a black polyamide resin head. There is a steel spike in the bottom of the handle shaft.

      “Kobah,” “SMC” and Manufacturer’s Lot Number (MLN) 10864 are printed on the handle shaft.

      The ice axes, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at specialty climbing shops along the West coast and online at www.smcgear.com from March 2019, through June 2019, for about $100.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ice axes and return them to SMC for a full refund. SMC is contacting all known purchasers directly.

      Consumers may contact SMC at (800) 426-6251 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at customerservice@smcgear.com or online at www.smcgear.com and click on “Recall Notifications” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Seattle Manufacturing Corporation (SMC) of Ferndale, Wash., is recalling about 165 Kobah ice axes.The spike and/or head of the ice axe can detach from...
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