The Land of Nod Recalls Children’s Canopies Due to Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards

January 29th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


A child’s head could get entrapped in the canopy’s window openings, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards.

The Land of Nod Recalls Children’s Canopies Due to Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards

January 29th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


A child’s head could get entrapped in the canopy’s window openings, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards.

Risk of Strangulation Prompts Recall of Window Blinds Sold at Cost Plus and World Market Stores

January 13th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


Roman Shades: These shades have a looped pull cord and exposed inner cords on the back of the shade. Looped pull cords and exposed inner cords on roman shades present a strangulation hazard. Roll-up Blinds: These blinds have a looped pull cord and two lifting cord loops that run around the bottom rail. Looped pull […]

Top Goods Trading Recalls Flashing Pacifiers Due to Choking and Strangulation Hazard

January 13th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


The flashing pacifiers do not comply with federal safety standards for pacifiers. Although the pacifiers are marketed to older children and adults, they could be given to babies and cause serious injury or death. The pieces of the pacifier can separate, posing a choking hazard. The necklaces pose a strangulation hazard.

Risk of Strangulation Prompts Recall of Window Blinds Sold at Cost Plus and World Market Stores

January 13th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


Roman Shades: These shades have a looped pull cord and exposed inner cords on the back of the shade. Looped pull cords and exposed inner cords on roman shades present a strangulation hazard. Roll-up Blinds: These blinds have a looped pull cord and two lifting cord loops that run around the bottom rail. Looped pull […]

Risk of Strangulation Prompts Recall of Window Blinds Sold at Cost Plus and World Market Stores

January 13th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


Roman Shades: These shades have a looped pull cord and exposed inner cords on the back of the shade. Looped pull cords and exposed inner cords on roman shades present a strangulation hazard. Roll-up Blinds: These blinds have a looped pull cord and two lifting cord loops that run around the bottom rail. Looped pull […]

Top Goods Trading Recalls Flashing Pacifiers Due to Choking and Strangulation Hazard

January 13th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


The flashing pacifiers do not comply with federal safety standards for pacifiers. Although the pacifiers are marketed to older children and adults, they could be given to babies and cause serious injury or death. The pieces of the pacifier can separate, posing a choking hazard. The necklaces pose a strangulation hazard.

Jardine Expands Recall of Cribs Sold by Babies ‘R’ Us; Cribs Pose Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards

January 9th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


The wooden crib slats can break, creating a gap, which can pose an entrapment and strangulation hazard to infants and toddlers.

Jardine Expands Recall of Cribs Sold by Babies"R"Us; Cribs Pose Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards

January 7th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


The wooden crib slats can break, creating a gap, which can pose an entrapment and strangulation hazard to infants and toddlers.

Children’s Hooded Jackets with Drawstrings Recalled by Ms. Bubbles Inc. Due to Strangulation Hazard

January 7th, 2009 by ConsumerBob


The jackets have a drawstring through the hood which can pose a strangulation hazard to children. In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines to help prevent children from strangling or getting entangled on the neck and waist drawstrings in upper garments, such as jackets or sweatshirts.