Recalls include Cumby's salads, Samsung batteries, baby rattles, more

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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 19 recalls to be aware of this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs

Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories

Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements:

Infant & Children Products

  • BRIO Recalls Baby Rattles Due to Choking Hazard. The wooden rings on the hammer rattles can crack, posing a choking hazard to children.

Technology/Electronics

Household Products

  • Beautycounter recalls Volume & Shape Shampoo. The product contains a pathogen that can cause infections in certain individuals.

Apparel

  • Laura Ashley Girl’s Dresses Recalled by Pastourelle Due to Choking Hazard. The flower petals can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.
  • Dan Post Boot Company Recalls Safety Boots and Shoes Due to Injury Hazard. The boots and shoes can fail to protect feet when heavy or sharp objects fall on them, posing an injury hazard to consumers.

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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