Recalls include chicken nuggets, oysters and gluten-free mixups

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Each week the Personal Injury Law Offices of d’Oliviera & Associates compiles a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that they feel the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.

Here are 17 recalls to be aware of this week:

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs
  • Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc. issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Irbesartan and Irbesartan HCTZ Tablets Due to detection of a Trace Amount of Unexpected Impurity, N- nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) in the Products.
Auto
  • Kia issuing new U.S. recall of 68,000 vehicles for fire risks. Kia said a high pressure fuel pipe may have been damaged or improperly installed as part of an engine replacement that could increase the risk of fire.
Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements
Recalled Oysters
  • Dozens sick after eating raw oysters; Hog Island Oysters subject to recall.
  • Golden City Bakery recalls Red Bean Paste. The product contains wheat, an allergen not declared on the label.
  • Raw milk cheese pulled from retailers in Quebec because of Listeria finding.
Pet Food & Animal Products

Sources:

fda.gov, cspc.gov, usda.gov, reuters.com, safekids.org, goodhousekeeping.com, consumeraffairs.com, foodsafetynews.com, usatoday.com, autoblog.com, powersportsbusiness.com, roadandtrack.com, uscgboating.org, wemakeitsafer.com, guns.com

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