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      Daimler Vans recalls Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles

      The airbag systems may not be activated

      Daimler Vans USA (DVUSA) is recalling 1,232 model year 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles.

      The airbag systems may not have been activated after vehicle production, which can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

      What to do

      DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles to determine if the airbag systems have been activated, correcting them as necessary, free of charge. T

      he recall is expected to begin November 18, 2019.

      Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at (877) 762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3AIRIGEL.

      Daimler Vans USA (DVUSA) is recalling 1,232 model year 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles.The airbag systems may not have been...
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      Jayco recalls model year 2019-2020 Redhawk SE motorhomes

      The seatbelt-unfastened warning light malfunctions

      Jayco is recalling 446 model year 2019-2020 Redhawk SE motorhomes.

      The seatbelt-unfastened warning light will not illuminate for approximately five seconds after the ignition is moved to the "on" or "start" position.

      Without the seatbelt warning reminder, the driver may forget to fasten the seatbelt, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

      What to do

      GM will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the instrument panel cluster free of charge.

      The recall was expected to begin October 16, 2019.

      Owners may contact GMC customer service at (800) 462-8782 or Jayco customer service at (800) 517-9137.

      Jayco is recalling 446 model year 2019-2020 Redhawk SE motorhomes.The seatbelt-unfastened warning light will not illuminate for approximately five seco...
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      Subaru recalls model year 2015-2018 Foresters

      The front passenger airbag may deactivate even though the seat is occupied

      Subaru of America is recalling 366,282 model year 2015-2018 Foresters with heated seats.

      An electrical connection in the front passenger seat for the Occupant Detection System (ODS) may loosen.

      If the connection loosens, the front passenger airbag may deactivate even though the seat is occupied, increasing the risk of injury to the front passenger in the event of a crash.

      What to do

      Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, replace the ODS sensor mat harness, free of charge.

      Parts are not currently available.

      Owners will be notified of the recall beginning November 29, 2019, and will receive a second notice when remedy parts are available.

      Owners may contact Subaru customer service at (844) 373-6614. Subaru's number for this recall is WUM-98.

      Subaru of America is recalling 366,282 model year 2015-2018 Foresters with heated seats.An electrical connection in the front passenger seat for the Oc...
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      Lamborghini recalls Aventador S Coupès and Aventador S Roadsters

      The engine may stall when when the vehicle is coasting to a stop

      Automobili Lamborghini is recalling 441 model year 2017-2019 Aventador S Coupès and Aventador S Roadsters.

      The engine management software may allow the engine to stall when the vehicle is coasting to a stop, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Lamborghini will notify owners, and dealers will update the engine software free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin November 20, 2019.

      Owners may contact Lamborghini customer service at (866) 681-6276. Lamborghini's number for this recall is L73XR0219.

      Automobili Lamborghini is recalling 441 model year 2017-2019 Aventador S Coupès and Aventador S Roadsters.The engine management software may allow the...
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      UNFI recalls Arla Apetina Marinated Feta & Olives in Oil

      The products may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum

      UNFI is recalling cases of Arla Apetina Marinated Feta & Olives in Oil.

      The products may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, as they may have been exposed to temperatures above refrigeration during storage and/or distribution.

      No illnesses have been reported to date.

      A total of 75 cases of the recalled product, which comes in a 3.1-lb., plastic package marked with UPC code 9393605697, were distributed to 69 retail customers between January 1 and August 30, 2019, in Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan, Florida, Ohio and Missouri.

      What to do

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (800) 451-2525.

      UNFI is recalling cases of Arla Apetina Marinated Feta & Olives in Oil.The products may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, as they may have be...
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      Jayco recalls model year 2019-2020 Jay Feather travel trailers

      The emergency exit windows may not open sufficiently

      Jayco is recalling 97 model year 2019-2020 Jay Feather X19H travel trailers.

      The handles for the emergency exit windows may not allow the windows to open sufficiently for them to be used as an emergency exit.

      An occupant who is unable to exit through the window in an emergency runs an increased risk of an injury.

      What to do

      Jayco will notify owners, and dealers will replace the emergency window handles free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin October 23, 2019.

      Owners may contact Jayco customer service at (800) 517-9137. Jayco's number for this recall is 9901441.

      Jayco is recalling 97 model year 2019-2020 Jay Feather X19H travel trailers.The handles for the emergency exit windows may not allow the windows to ope...
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      Whole Foods recalls White Parkerhouse Rolls

      The product may contain milk and egg, allergens not declared on the label

      Four Whole Foods Market stores in the Midwest are recalling White Parkerhouse Rolls that may contain milk and egg, allergens not declared on the label.

      No allergic reactions have been reported to date.

      The rolls, available in a 12-count package with PLU 49557, were sold from September 2, 2019 – October 8/2019, at the following Whole Foods Market stores:

      • Whole Foods Market Ann Arbor, 3135 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor, Mich. 48104
      • Whole Foods Market Lakeview, 5118 S. Lake Park Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60615
      • Whole Foods Market Hyde Park, 3201 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60657
      • Whole Foods Market Milwaukee, 2305 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, Wis. 53221

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product may bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may call (844) 936-8255 between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. (CST) Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

      Four Whole Foods Market stores in the Midwest are recalling White Parkerhouse Rolls that may contain milk and egg, allergens not declared on the label....
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      Pleasure Way recalls Plateau, Plateau XL, Ascent and Lexor motorhomes

      The awning may extend unexpectedly without input from the user

      Pleasure Way Industries is recalling 1,148 model year 2018-2020 Plateau, Plateau XL, Ascent and Lexor motorhomes equipped with a Fiamma F45 Eagle or Fiamma F65 Eagle awning.

      The awning drive mechanism may fail causing the awning to extend unexpectedly without input from the user.

      If the awning unexpectedly extends while the vehicle is parked, the awning may hit an occupant within its range, increasing the risk of an injury.

      If the awning unexpectedly extends while the vehicle is in motion, there is an increased risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Pleasure Way will notify owners, and dealers will install straps to keep the awning closed, as a temporary solution, free of charge.

      Fiamma will eventually provide a permanent solution.

      The recall is expected to begin in October 2019. Owners may contact Pleasure Way customer service at (800) 364-0189.

      Pleasure Way Industries is recalling 1,148 model year 2018-2020 Plateau, Plateau XL, Ascent and Lexor motorhomes equipped with a Fiamma F45 Eagle or Fiamma...
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      Premium Foods USA recalls Siluriformes fish products

      The products were not re-inspected for import into the U.S.

      Premium Foods USA of Woodside, N.Y., is recalling approximately 121,151 pounds of various Siluriformes fish products.

      The products were not presented for import re-inspection into the U.S.

      Additionally, the products were imported from Bangladesh and Myanmar, countries ineligible to export these products to the U.S.

      There are no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

      The following products, imported from March 20, 2018, through May 4, 2019, are being recalled:

      • There is no Equal (Rita rita)
      • (Bujuri) Bagrid Catfish (Cin) Mystus tengara
      • Shahjalal There is no Equal Long Whiskered Fish/AYRE (Sperata oar)
      • Shahjalal There is no Equal Wallago/BOAL (Wallago attu)
      • Shahjalal There is no Equal Yellowtail Catfish/PANGASH (Pangasius pangasius)
      • Shahjalal FRESH WATER FISH BOAL (Wallago attu) (Egg)
      • Shahjalal FRESH WATER FISH BATASHI (neotropius acutirostris)
      • Shahjalal FRESH WATER FISH AYRE (Sperata aor)
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Bacha) Catfish (Wr), Eutropiichthys vacha
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Bacha) Catfish (Cln), Eutropiichthys vacha
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Gulsha) Gangetic mystus (Cln) Mystus cavasius
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Kajoli) Catfish (Cln) Ailia coila
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Pabda) Pabda Catfish (Wr) Ompek Pabda
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Pabda) Pabda Catfish (Cln) Ompek Pabda
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Shing) Stringing Catfish (CIn) Heteropneustes fossilis
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Magur) Philippine catfish (CIn) Clarias batrachus
      • Shahjala Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish Boal (Wallago attu)
      • Shahjalal Bangladeshi Fresh Water Fish (Batashi) Indian Potasi (CIn) Neotropius athermoides

      The recalled products were shipped to retail locations in Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

      What to do

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

      Consumers with questions about the recallmay contact KM Chowdhury by email at info@premiumfoods.us.

      Premium Foods USA of Woodside, N.Y., is recalling approximately 121,151 pounds of various Siluriformes fish products.The products were not presented fo...
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      Jaguar recalls model year 2019-2020 F-Type vehicles

      The tire placard label states an incorrect size for the rear tires

      Jaguar is recalling 241 model year 2019-2020 F-Type vehicles with 18-inch rear wheels.

      The tire placard label on the driver's side door opening states an incorrect size for the rear tires.

      An incorrect tire placard label may mislead the vehicle owner to install the wrong tire size, potentially affecting vehicle handling and increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tire placard label with a label that states the correct rear tire size free of charge.

      The recall was expected to begin October 10, 2019.

      Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at (800) 452-4827. Jaguar's number for this recall is H256.

      Jaguar is recalling 241 model year 2019-2020 F-Type vehicles with 18-inch rear wheels.The tire placard label on the driver's side door opening states a...
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      Carrier- and Bryant-branded heat pumps recalled

      The fan motor can fail, causing the units to overheat, posing a fire hazard.

      Carrier Corporation of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., is recalling about 5,800 Carrier- and Bryant-branded 1.5-ton multi-zone, 4-ton multi zone and 4-ton single-zone ductless heat pumps sold in the U.S., and Canada.

      The fan motor on the heat pumps can fail, causing the units to overheat, posing a fire hazard.

      The firm has received six reports of the heat pumps catching fire (one occurred in the U.S., and five in Canada). No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Carrier- and Bryant-branded 1.5-ton multi-zone, 4-ton multi-zone and 4-ton single-zone ductless heat pump outdoor units.

      The units are used for cooling and heating homes and light commercial facilities.

      The model number and product number can be found on the nameplate/rating plate on the side of the units. The recalled models and product numbers are:

      Brand

      Product

      Model Number

      Product Number

      Carrier

      1.5-ton multi-zone

      38MGQC18---3

      38MGQC18---301--

      4-ton multi-zone

      38MGQF48---3

      38MGQF48---301--

      4-ton single-zone

      38MBQB48---3

      38MBQB48--301--

      Bryant

      1.5-ton multi-zone

      538TEQ01

      8RCMA

      538TEQ018RC

      MAAAA

      4-ton multi-zone

      538TEQ04

      8RFMA

      538TEQ048RF

      MAAAA

      4-ton single-zone

      538REQ0

      48RBMA

      538REQ048

      RBMAAAA

      The heat pumps, manufactured in China, were sold at Carrier and Bryant distributors, independent dealers and contractors nationwide from March 2015, through April 2019, for between about $600 and about $4,000.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately contact their installing servicer, dealer or contractor to arrange for a free repair. While awaiting repair, consumers should monitor affected units while they are being operated and keep foliage and other flammable items at least 24 inches away from the recalled units.

      Consumers may contact the dealer locator on www.carrierductless.com (for Carrier-branded products) and www.bryantductless.com (for Bryant-branded products) and click on the find a dealer tag at the bottom of the page or contact Carrier toll-free at (844) 468-4301 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, for assistance in locating a Carrier or Bryant dealer in their area for more information.

      Carrier Corporation of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., is recalling about 5,800 Carrier- and Bryant-branded 1.5-ton multi-zone, 4-ton multi zone and 4-ton single...
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      IKEA recalls infant bibs

      The snap on the bibs can detach, posing a choking hazard

      IKEA Supply of Switzerland is recalling about 7,000 MATVRÅ infant bibs.

      The snap on the bibs can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

      The firm has received two reports of the snaps on the bibs detaching, neither of which occurred in the U.S. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves the MATVRÅ bibs for infants sold in a two pack with one blue and one red bib with a snap at the back of the neck.

      The blue bib has a green seam along the outside with white polka dots. The red bib has a yellow seam along the outside with red polka dots.

      MATVRA, IKEA and the IKEA logo are printed on a white tag on the back of the bib.

      The bibs, manufactured in Vietnam, were sold exclusively at IKEA stores nationwide and online at www.ikea-usa.com from August 2019, through September 2019, for about $2.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bibs and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund.

      Consumers may contact IKEA toll-free at (888) 966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      IKEA Supply of Switzerland is recalling about 7,000 MATVRÅ infant bibs.The snap on the bibs can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.T...
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      BRP recalls model year 2019-2020 Can-Am Ryker motorcycles

      The wheel nuts may crack, causing the wheels to loosen

      Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) is recalling 6,632 model year 2019-2020 Can-Am Ryker motorcycles.

      The wheel nuts may crack, causing the wheels to loosen and may cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      BRP will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wheel nuts free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin October 17, 2019.

      Owners may contact BRP customer service at (888) 272-9222.

      Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) is recalling 6,632 model year 2019-2020 Can-Am Ryker motorcycles.The wheel nuts may crack, causing the wheels to...
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      Cornerstone Premium Foods recalls frozen blackberries

      The product may be contaminated with Norovirus.

      Cornerstone Premium Foods of Syracuse, N.Y., is recalling a specific lot of product containing frozen blackberries.

      The product may be contaminated with Norovirus, a highly contagious virus that may cause acute onset of symptoms of gastroenteritis including severe nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

      No illnesses have been reported to date.

      The following product, sold to retailers in New York, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Maine, Florida, Alabama, Wisconsin, Connecticut and West Virginia, is being recalled:

      Product

      UPC Code

      Lot Number

      Expiry Date

      Distribution Dates

      16 oz Cornerstone Frozen Blackberries8 55104 00765 9GC 1 1092 9April, 20214/2/2019-8/7/2019

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should discard or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact Cornerstone Premium Foods at (800) 333-0949, Monday – Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM (EST).

      Cornerstone Premium Foods of Syracuse, N.Y., is recalling a specific lot of product containing frozen blackberries.The product may be contaminated with...
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      Zippo recalls Ronson brand tech torches

      The torch can continue to produce a flame after the activation trigger is released

      Zippo Manufacturing Company of Bradford, Pa., is recalling about 758,000 Ronson Tech Torch Auto Starts sold in the U.S., and Canada.

      The torch can continue to produce a flame after the activation trigger is released into the off position, posing a fire hazard.

      The firm has received 36 reports in the U.S., of the torch continuing to operate after being turned off, including one report of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves the Ronson Tech Torch Auto Start.

      The torch is a red utility lighter with a black rubber handle, black trigger and metal nozzle.

      It is packaged with a Ronson butane fuel can. Ronson is printed on top of the torch and Tech Torch is printed on the base of the product.

      The torch, manufactured in Taiwan, was sold at Wal-Mart, Ace Hardware and other stores nationwide and online at Zippo.com and Amazon.com from February 2010, through July 2019, for between $30 and $40.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Ronson Tech Torch and contact the firm for instructions on receiving a refund in the form of a gift card.

      Consumers may contact the firm at the Ronson Tech Torch recall hotline toll-free at (800) 407-0377 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at CR@RonsonRecall.com or online at www.RonsonRecall.com or www.zippo.com and click on “Support” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Zippo Manufacturing Company of Bradford, Pa., is recalling about 758,000 Ronson Tech Torch Auto Starts sold in the U.S., and Canada.The torch can conti...
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      Harbor Freight Tools recalls Gordon folding knives

      The locking mechanism can fail to engage on extension of the blade

      Harbor Freight Tools of Calabasas, Calif., is recalling about 1.1 million Gordon folding knives.

      The locking mechanism can fail to engage on extension of the blade, posing a laceration hazard.

      The firm has received seven reports of the knife failing to lock, resulting in six reports of laceration injuries, including four that required medical attention.

      This recall involves Gordon brand folding knives. The knife is stainless steel with black metal on the handle and five cutouts on each side of the handle.

      The knife, which measures about three inches, also has a silver-colored metal belt clip attached to the back of the handle. “

      China” is printed on one side and “Stainless Steel” is printed on the other side of the knife blade.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled knives and return them to a Harbor Freight Tools store for a full refund in the form of a $5 store gift card plus sales tax.

      Consumers may contact Harbor Freight Tools at (800) 444-3353 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at recall@harborfreight.com or online at www.harborfreight.com and click on “Recall & Safety” on the bottom of the page for more information.

      Harbor Freight Tools of Calabasas, Calif., is recalling about 1.1 million Gordon folding knives.The locking mechanism can fail to engage on extension o...
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      fluidfreeride Recalls Mercane WideWheel electric scooters

      The brake caliper can fail causing the rider to lose control

      fluidfreeride of Miami, Fla., is recalling about 1,900 Mercane WideWheel electric kick scooters.

      The brake caliper can fail causing the rider to lose control, posing fall and injury hazards.

      The firm has received 15 reports of brake failure and four reports of injuries including two bloody knees, lower back bruises and a sprained ankle.

      This recall involves all Mercane WideWheel electric kick scooters. The foldable electric scooters are gray aluminum alloy and have four-inch-wide wheels.

      WideWheel and Mercane are printed on the scooter’s platform.

      The recalled scooters have a single 500W motor with an 8.8Ah battery or dual 500W motors with a 13.2Ah battery.

      The scooters, manufactured in China, were sold online at fluidfreeride.com, Amazon.com and ebay.com from October 2018, through September 2019, for between $1,000 and $1,200.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the electric scooters and contact fluidfreeride for a free repair. fluidfreeride is contacting all known purchasers directly.

      Consumers may contact fluidfreeride toll-free at (855) 949-0192 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by e-mail support@fluidfreeride.com or online at www.fluidfreeride.com and click on “WideWheel Recall” at the top of the page for more information.

      fluidfreeride of Miami, Fla., is recalling about 1,900 Mercane WideWheel electric kick scooters.The brake caliper can fail causing the rider to lose co...
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      King Arthur Flour expands Unbleached All-Purpose Flour recall

      The product may be contaminated with E. coli 026

      King Arthur Flour is expanding an earlier recall to include specific lots of 5-lb. & 25-lb. bags of Unbleached All-Purpose Flour.

      The product may be contaminated with E. coli 026.

      There are no confirmed reports of illnesses

      The following products, sold by retailers & distributors nationwide, and the firm's website, catalogue, & store in Norwich, VT, are being recalled:

      King Arthur Flour Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 5 lb. UPC: 071012010509

      Best Used By:Lot Code
      12/04/19L18A04A
      12/05/19L18A05A, L18A05B, L18A05C
      12/09/19L18A09B
      12/10/19L18A10A
      12/13/19L18A13B, L18A13C
      12/20/19L18A20A, L18A20B, L18A20C
      12/21/19L18A21A
      12/27/19L18A27A, L18A27B, L18A27C
      12/28/19L18A28A
      01/02/20A19A02B, A19A02C
      01/03/20A19A03A, A19A03B, A19A03C
      01/05/20A19A05A, A19A05B
      01/07/20A19A07B, A19A07C
      01/08/20A19A08B
      01/09/20A19A09B
      01/10/20A19A10B
      01/12/20A19A12A
      01/14/20A19A14A, A19A14B, A19A14C
      01/15/20A19A15A, A19A15B

      King Arthur Flour Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 25 lb. UPC: 071012012503 Costco only

      Best Used By: 12/04/19, 12/10/19, 12/20/19, 01/07/20, 01/15/20

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products discard them and may submit a claim for a refund or replacement at kingarthurflour.com/voluntaryrecall, or by calling the firm's consumer hotline at (866) 797-9178.

      King Arthur Flour is expanding an earlier recall to include specific lots of 5-lb. & 25-lb. bags of Unbleached All-Purpose Flour.The product may be con...
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      Fit For Life recalls SPRI ultra heavy resistance bands

      The rubber resistance bands can separate from the handle and the user

      Fit for Life of New York, N.Y., is recalling about 95,000 sets of SPRI ultra heavy resistance bands.

      The rubber resistance bands can separate from the handle and the user, posing an injury hazard.

      The firm has received ten reports of incidents. In six of them, consumers received contusions, abrasions and lacerations.

      This recall involves SPRI ultra heavy resistance tubes or bands used for exercising. They are black with nylon webbing and have SPRI printed on the handles in white.

      Some units have KN08/18, KN09/18 or KN10/18 printed on the handle. Model number 02-71669 is printed on the bottom of the packaging.

      The bands, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide and online at Walmart.com from August 2018, through July 2019, for about $10.

      What to do

      Consumers should stop using the recalled ultra-heavy resistance tubes immediately and contact Fit for Life for a refund in the form of an SPRI.com store credit for the amount equal to the purchase price or a free replacement resistance band.

      Consumers may contact Fit for Life at (800) 222-7774 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (MT) Monday through Friday, by e-mail at help@spri.com or online at www.Spri.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Fit for Life of New York, N.Y., is recalling about 95,000 sets of SPRI ultra heavy resistance bands.The rubber resistance bands can separate from the h...
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      Signature Hardware recalls bath stools

      The stools can break during use, posing fall and injury hazards.

      Signature Hardware of Erlanger, Ky., is recalling about 200 bath stools sold in the U.S., and Canada.

      The stools can break during use, posing fall and injury hazards.

      The firm has received one report that a leg of the bath stool bent and broke during use and one additional report that the legs of the bath stool bent in after use. No injuries have been reported.

      This recall involves Luyten white matte resin bath stools measuring about 16 inches wide by 11 inches deep by 17 inches high.

      Each features geometric cutouts on the sides, and each was sold with the SKU number 398753 printed on purchase receipts and email order confirmations.

      The stools, manufactured in China, were sold online exclusively at www.signaturehardware.com between October 2013, and July 2019, for about $250.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bath stools and contact Signature Hardware for a full refund. Signature Hardware is contacting purchasers directly about the recall.

      Consumers may contact Signature Hardware toll-free at (866) 855-2284 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) on Saturday, 12 noon to 6 p.m. (ET) on Sunday, or online at www.signaturehardware.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

      Signature Hardware of Erlanger, Ky., is recalling about 200 bath stools sold in the U.S., and Canada.The stools can break during use, posing fall and i...
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      Mical Seafood recalls tuna

      The products may contain elevated levels of histamines

      Mical Seafood of Cooper City, Fla., is recalling frozen, wild-caught yellowfin tuna poke cubes, tuna loins, tuna ground meat and 6-oz tuna steaks.

      The products may contain elevated levels of histamines that can produce an allergic reaction called scombroid fish poisoning that may result in symptoms that can generally appear within minutes to several hours after eating the affected fish.

      The most common symptoms of histamine or scombroid fish poisoning are tingling or burning sensation in the mouth, facial swelling, rash, hives and itchy skin, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.

      These symptoms usually resolve within several hours without medical intervention. If symptoms are severe an individual should seek immediate medical attention for treatment.

      The following products, sold in Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Florida, Texas, Alabama, North Carolina, California Michigan, Rhode Island, U.S. Virgin Islands, Saint Maarten and Grand Cayman are being recalled:

      Product Name

      Brand

      Size

      Lot Number

      Production Date

      Tuna Poke 2cm AAA IVPMical Seafood10lb2391004/09/2019
      Tuna Poke 2cm AAA IVPMical Seafood10lb2404604/20/2019
      Tuna Poke 2cm AAA IVPMical Seafood10lb2532404/27/2019
      Tuna Loins 5-8lb AAA IVPMical Seafood30lb2079904/02/2019
      Tuna Loins 5-8lb AAA IVPMical Seafood30lb2403704/09/2019
      Tuna Loins 5-8lb AAA IVPMical Seafood30lb2427904/24/2019
      Tuna Loins 5-8lb AAA IVPMical Seafood30lb2302005/10/2019
      Tuna Ground Meat AAA IVPMical Seafood10lb2569405/14/2019
      Tuna Steaks 6z AA IVPMical Seafood10lb2390604/20/2019

      The recalled products have production dates between 04/02/2019 and 05/14/2019.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products should not consume them, but return them to the supplier or to Mical Seafood for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company’s recall team at (954) 935-0133, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., (ET).

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      Ducati recalls1199 SL, Panigale R (V2), 1299 SL and 1299 FE motorcycles

      Oil may leak from the airbox drain hose

      Ducati North America is recalling 651 model year 2014-2018 1199 SL, Panigale R (V2), 1299 SL, and 1299 FE motorcycles.

      Engine crankcase pressure can push engine oil into the airbox, possibly resulting in oil leaking from the airbox drain hose.

      The leaking oil may drip in the path of the rear tire, increasing the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will install a blow-by valve kit free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin October 28, 2019.

      Owners may contact Ducati customer service at (888) 391-5446. Ducati's number for this recall is SRV-RCL-19-002.

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      VIQUA recalls solenoid valve kits for UV water treatment systems

      Electrical current could leak from the solenoid valve, posing an electrical shock hazard

      VIQUA of Canada is recalling about 240 VIQUA Solenoid Valve Kits sold in the U.S., and Canada.

      Electrical current could leak from the solenoid valve, posing an electrical shock hazard.

      No incidents or injuries are reported.

      This recall involves solenoid valves included in VIQUA solenoid valve accessory kits for residential and commercial UV water treatment systems.

      They can be identified by the green coil component attached to the solenoid valve with ASCO parts numbers 400127-xxx and date codes between 1A3 through 5A2 (13th week through the 52nd week of 2018) or 0B1 through 0B8 (1st week through the 8th week of 2019).

      The kits, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at VIQUA distributors and plumbing contractors nationwide from May 2018, through October 2019, for between about $460 and $500 for the valve kit.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled valve kits, disconnect power to the UV water treatment system and visit VIQUA’s website for help inspecting the green coil component attached to the solenoid valve for the production date codes included in the recall.

      Consumers with the recalled solenoid valve should contact the firm to receive free installation of a replacement coil.

      Consumers may contact VIQUA at (800) 265-7246 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at technicalsupport@viqua.com or online at https://viqua.com and click on “Product Safety” at the bottom of the page or http://info.viqua.com/safety-announcement for more information.

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      Ridgewood recalls four-drawer dressers

      The dressers are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall

      Ridgewood Industries of Canada is recalling about 1 million Belmont four-drawer dressers.

      The dressers are unstable and can tip over if not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.

      Additionally, those models of dressers over 30 inches tall do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

      No incidents or injuries are reported.

      This recall includes Belmont four-drawer dressers with plastic drawer glides.

      The recalled dressers were sold in two sizes and four colors, each with its own model number, which can be found on the instruction manual that came with each.

      Model Number

      Dimensions

      Color

      5933015K

      29-3/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      White

      5933026K

      29-3/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      Black

      5933080K

      29-3/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      Light Pine

      5933102K

      29-3/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      Brown Oak

      634026KPM

      32-1/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      Black

      634102KPM

      32-1/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      Brown Oak

      63415KPM

      32-1/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      White

      63480KPM

      32-1/4”H x 27-5/8”W x 15-5/8”D

      Light Pine

      The dressers, manufactured in Canada, were sold at Kmart stores nationwide from April 2013, to November 2018, for about $40.

      What to do

      Consumers should immediately stop using any recalled dresser that is not properly anchored to a wall and place them in an area that children cannot access.

      Contact Ridgewood to receive a free anchoring kit, including a wall anchor strap. Consumers can request a one-time, free in-home installation of the wall anchor strap.

      Consumers may contact Ridgewood toll-free at (888) 222-7460 Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT), or visit www.ameriwood.com and click on “recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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      Super World Trading recalls dried dates

      The product may contain sulfites not declared on the label

      Super World Trading of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling 10 cases of 12-oz Dried Date.

      The product may contain sulfites not declared on the label.

      No illnesses have been reported to date.

      The recalled product, which comes in a 12-oz., clear bag with UPC 6907419100588, was shipped to supermarkets in Davie (Fla., Duluth & Chamblee Ga., Houston & Sugar Land, Texas, and Rockville Md.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product and are allergic to sulfite should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (718) 381-5659.

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      Forest River recalls model year 2020 Cherokee trailers

      The distribution panel wiring may be exposed, leading to damage to the panel and wiring.

      Forest River is recalling 53 model year 2020 Cherokee trailers, models CKT16BF-D, CKT16BFH-D, CKT16GR-D and CKT16GRH-D.

      The protective paneling may not have been installed around the distribution panel, allowing the distribution panel wiring to be exposed in a storage compartment, which can lead to damage to the panel and wiring.

      Damaged distribution panel wiring can increase the risk of electrical shock or fire.

      What to do

      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install a divider in the storage compartment to ensure the distribution panel wiring is protected free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin October 30, 2019.

      Owners may contact Forest River customer service at (260) 499-2100. Forest River's number for this recall is 17D-1089.

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      Forest River recalls model year 2019-2020 Sabre trailers

      The vehicle may experience an electrical short circuit, posing the risk of a fire

      Forest River is recalling 78 model year 2019-2020 Sabre trailers, models SRF261RK-C, SRF270RL-C and SRF301BH-C.

      The rotating pin box may come into contact with the 7-way junction box/wiring and cause an electrical short circuit.

      An electrical short circuit can pose the risk of a fire or cause unexpected brake failure, which can increase the risk of a crash.

      What to do

      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will relocate the 7-way and junction box to a location that allows movement when the pin box is pivoting free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin October 30, 2019.

      Owners may contact Forest River customer service at (574) 642-2100. Forest River's number for this recall is 62-1085.

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      Cellect Unflavored Powder & Essentials Factor Cell Synergy Unflavored Powder recalled

      The product has unsafe levels of arsenic and lead

      Cellect Products Inc. and Oglethorpe Ltd. are recalling one lot of Cellect Unflavored Powder & Essentials Factor Cell Synergy Unflavored Powder.

      The product has unsafe levels of arsenic and lead.

      Taking more than two servings daily of the product, used as a multi-mineral & vitamin supplement, could result in an accumulation of lead in the body over time. Too much of it can cause serious and sometimes permanent adverse health consequences.

      Long-term exposure to inorganic arsenic has been associated with skin disorders and increased risks for skin, bladder and lung cancers.

      There are no reports of adverse events related to this recall to date.

      The recalled product, with lot #041907 and a manufactured (MFG) date of 05/20/2019 stamped on the bottom, was sold retail and through the internet in the U.S., and to individual customers in Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Switzerland, France, Croatia, Romania, Russia, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, China, India, Thailand and Japan.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should stop using and return it to place of purchase for a replacement or a refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the firm at (631) 509-5316, Monday – Friday, 11am – 5pm (ET), or by email at request@cellect.org.

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      Heartland recalls model year 2020 Milestone recreational trailers

      The upper bunk bed may fall

      Heartland Recreational Vehicles is recalling 28 model year 2020 Milestone recreational trailers.

      The wood backers for bunk supports were not installed on the slide out bunk end walls during manufacturing, possibly allowing the upper bunk bed to fall.

      If the bed falls while someone is on, or under, the bunk, there is a risk of an injury.

      What to do

      Heartland will notify owners, and dealers will install wood backers to secure the bunk bed free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin November 15, 2019.

      Owners may contact Heartland customer service at (877) 262-8032.

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      Rong Shing Trading recalls Ganchi Naiweitangpian candy

      The product may contain milk, an allergen not declared on the label

      Rong Shing NY Trading of Brooklyn, N.Y., is recalling Ganchi Naiweitangpian candy.

      The product may contain milk, an allergen not declared on the label.

      No illnesses or allergic reactions have been reported to date.

      The recalled product, which comes in a 9.8-oz. (250-gram) cardboard package with “20190316” stamped on the box, “BEST BEFORE: 03.15.2020” printed on the sticker, and UPC code 6926106100083, was sold nationwide in retail stores and through mail orders.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled product should it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

      Consumers with questions may contact the company at (718) 308-1177.

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      Cruiser RV recalls model year 2020 Southfork recreational trailers

      The upper bunk bed may fall

      Cruiser RV is recalling 15 model year 2020 Southfork recreational trailers.

      The wood backers for bunk supports were not installed on the slide out bunk end walls during manufacturing, possibly allowing the upper bunk bed to fall.

      If the bed falls while someone is on or under it, there is a risk of an injury.

      What to do

      Cruiser will notify owners, and dealers will install wood backers to secure the bunk bed free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin November 15, 2019.

      Owners may contact Cruiser customer service at (574) 206-7920.

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      Weaver Fundraising recalls Trail’s End Chocolatey Caramel Crunch

      The product may contain almonds, cashews and pecans, allergens not declared on the label

      Weaver Weaver Fundraising of Indianapolis, Ind., is recalling Trail’s End Chocolatey Caramel Crunch.

      The product may contain almonds, cashews and pecans, allergens not declared on the label.

      No illnesses have been reported to the company to date.

      The recalled product is contained in an individual 15-oz. metallized bag within a tin bearing a Trail’s End Chocolatey Caramel Crunch label. The inner bag is stamped with the words “ACP CARAMEL”.

      It was sold to consumers through Boy Scout councils in Houston, Texas, and Corpus Christi, Texas, beginning August 9, 2019.

      None of the product was sold in retail stores.

      What to do

      Customers who purchased the recalled products and have an allergy or severe sensitivity to the nuts should not consume them, but return them to the place of purchase.

      Consumers with questions may contact Weaver Fundraising at by enail at support@trails-end.com.

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      Airstream recalls International Serenity, International Signature, and Flying Cloud trailers

      The trailers could experience an electrical short

      Airstream is recalling 409 model year 2016-2017 International Serenity, model year 2016 International Signature, and Flying Cloud trailers that are 19 feet long.

      The vertically-mounted inverter may contact the floor-mounted inverter fuse, resulting in an electrical short, increasing the risk of a fire.

      What to do

      Airstream will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the location of the inverter and inverter fuse. If the inverter and inverter fuse are not mounted on the same surface, the inverter fuse will be relocated, and secured to the same surface as the inverter.

      In addition, a protective cover will be installed on the inverter fuse bar free of charge.

      The recall is expected to begin November 15, 2019.

      Owners may contact Airstream customer service at (877) 596-6505 or (937) 596-6111 extension 7401 or 7411.

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      Apotex recalls Ranitidine Hydrochloride tablets

      The products are contaminated with NDMA, a probable cancer causer

      Apotex Corp., is recalling all pack sizes and formats of Ranitidine Hydrochloride tablets.

      The products are contaminated with N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) above levels established by the FDA.

      NDMA is classified as a probable substance that could cause cancer.

      The following products are being recalled:  

      ProductStrengthPack SizeNDC Number
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150mg- acid reducer (Rite Aid)150 mg50's Bottle11822-6052-1
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150mg- acid reducer (Rite Aid)150 mg65's Bottle11822-6052-2
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150mg- acid reducer (Rite Aid)150 mg95's Bottle11822-4727-3
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150mg- acid reducer (Walmart)150 mg65's Bottle49035-117-06
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150mg- acid reducer (Walmart)150 mg24's Bottle49035-100-00
      Wal-Zan® 150 RANITIDINE TABLETS, USP 150 mg / ACID REDUCER (WALGREENS)150 mg200's Bottle0363-1030-07
      ProductStrengthPack SizeNDC Number
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150 mg - acid reducer (Rite Aid)150 mg24's Bottle11822-6051-8
      Ranitidine tablets, USP 150mg- acid reducer (Walmart)150 mg130's Bottle49035-100-07
      Wal-Zan® 150 RANITIDINE TABLETS, USP 150 mg / ACID REDUCER (WALGREENS)150 mg24's Bottle0363-1013-02
      Wal-Zan® 75 RANITIDINE TABLETS, USP 75 mg / ACID REDUCER (WALGREENS)75 mg30's Bottle0363-1029-03
      Cool mint Ranitidine tablets, USP 150 mg - acid reducer (Rite Aid)150 mg24's Bottle11822-6107-4
      Wal-Zan® 150 RANITIDINE TABLETS, USP 150 mg / ACID REDUCER (WALGREENS)150 mg65's Bottle0363-1030-06
      Wal-Zan® 150 RANITIDINE TABLETS, USP 150 mg / ACID REDUCER (WALGREENS)150 mg95's Bottle0363-1030-09

      What to do

      Consumers who have experienced any problems that may be related to taking or using this drug product should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to taking or using the recalled product.

      Customers who purchased the recalled products may contact Apotex at (800)706-5575 from 8:30am – 5:00pm (EST) Monday thru Friday) by email at UScustomerservice@Apotex.com.

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