Each Product Liability Lawyer at Carter Mario Injury Lawyers keeps up to date on the latest product recalls. From medicines, to motor vehicles, to child safety seats, we’re committed to keeping families across Connecticut safe.
Here are some of the latest recalls that have been posted by federal agencies like the Food and Drug Administration and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration…
Husqvarna Off-Road Motorcycles – The throttle cable on the motorcycles can malfunction so the rider loses speed control. This recall involves four 2013 models of Husqvarna closed course/competition motorcycles, including CR125, WR125, WR250 and WR300. Consumers can identify the model year by checking the letter in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN) on the right side of the steering head. The letter D is a 2013 model. Learn More
Big Lots Tabletop Torches – The glass citronella torches can emit burning oil onto consumers, furniture, or other property. This recall involves large and small round tabletop torches that have a wick and burn liquid citronella fuel. "Table Top Torch distributed by Big Lots, Inc." and item #DC12-21111 (large torch) or Item #DC10-20160 (small torch) is printed on a yellow label on the bottom of the large torch and on a hang tag on the small torch. Learn More
2014 Chevrolet Suburban Vehicles – Rear Break Caliper Bolts may not be fully tightened, reducing braking performance. General Motors is recalling certain model year 2014 Chevrolet Suburban vehicles manufactured July 9, 2013, through July 22, 2013; and 2014 Chevrolet Tahoe vehicles manufactured July 16, 2013, through July 23, 2013; and model year 2014 GMC Yukon vehicles manufactured July 13, 2013, through July 18, 2013; and model year 2014 GMC Yukon XL vehicles manufactured on July 22, 2013. The rear brake caliper bolts may not be fully tightened. Thus, these vehicles fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 135, “Light Vehicle Brake Systems.” Learn More
Lucky Shing Ginger Candy – Evershing International Trading is recalling all Ginger Candy it received from Lucky Shing company due to elevated levels of lead. Ginger Candy is imported from Vietnam. The Ginger Candy being recalled is slices of dehydrated ginger coated in sugar. The label reads "Mut Gung Non, Ginger Candy." Contact information on the label reads P. By: E.T.I, San Jose, Ca. A green coconut tree appears on the top of the label above the words "Coconut Tree Brand". Learn More
United Processing Veal Products – United Processing is recalling approximately 12,600 pounds of boneless veal products because they may be contaminated with E. coli. The products subject to recall bear the establishment number "M- 27450" inside the USDA mark of inspection on a generic box label. The products were produced on June 17, 18, 24, 28 and 29, 2013 then distributed to wholesalers in New York and California for further processing. Learn More
Britax Child Safety Seats – Britax is recalling several models of child safety seats because the chest pad material may be bitten or chewed into pieces by a child using the seat, which could result in choking or death. The impacted model safety seats include Boulevard 70 G3, Advocate 70 G3, and Pavilion 70 G3, Model Numbers: E9LJ91A, E9LJ91M, E9LJ91S, E9LJ92E, E9LJ93P, E9LJ93S, E9LK91A, E9LK31A, E9LK31Q, E9LK32D, E9LK32Z, E9LK33Q, E9LL11A, E9LL11Q, E9LL12D, E9LL12Z, E9LG81A, E9LG83N, E9LG83P, E9LG83X, E9LG83Y, E9LL21A, E9LL23P, E9LL23Y, manufactured from June 2012 through August 2012. Learn more
Autogard Brand Tires – Beijing Capital Tyre Company is recalling certain Autoguard LT245/75R16 tires manufactured between June 25th, 2012 and November 11th, 2012. These tires failed endurance tests standards and contain incorrect maximum load data on their sidewalls. During use, the tires may crack in the tread area leading to sudden air loss, and tire failure. Additionally, owners may unknowingly overload the tires which may lead to tire failure. Either condition increases the risk of a crash. Learn more
Peoples Pharmacy Sterile Medication – Specialty Compounding is recalling all lots of sterile medications within expiry due to reported bacterial infections affecting hospital patients. There may be microbial contamination in products intended to be sterile. Patients are at risk of serious infections which may be life threatening. Learn more
The Product Liability Lawyers at Carter Mario Injury Lawyers is dedicated to the safety of our clients, families, and neighbors. For more information about these recalls, or to find out how we can help, contact our legal team at 800-900-6700.