Recalls include eggs, ice cream, steaks and strawberries


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 35 recalls to be aware of this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment
    Mitsubishi Lancers with airbag inflator issue recalled. The inflator could explode in the event of an air bag deployment.
Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories
  • BRP Recalls All-Terrain VehiclesDue to Crash Hazard. 2017 Can-Am Outlander and Outlander Max All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs).
Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements
  • Conagra Brands Inc. Recalls Salisbury Steak Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination.
  • Recalled Beef
  • Koch Foods Inc. Recalls Beef Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination.
  • Fresh Foods Manufacturing Co. Recalls Ready-To-Eat SaladProducts Due to Possible E. coli O157:H7 Contamination.
  • Aspire Food Group recalls EXO Bars. The products may contain sulphites which are not declared on the label.
  • Cookwell & Company Issues Allergy Alert for Undeclared Soy, Wheat and Fish Allergen in Charred Tomato & Basil Sauce with a “Best By” Date of “10 Nov 18”
  • Recalled Strawberries
  • Montana brand frozen strawberries are being pulled from Canadian stores because of possible hepatitis A contamination.
  • Metro Ontario Inc. of Ontario, Canada, is recalling Fresh 2 Go brand roast beef paninis from the marketplace because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, according to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA).
  • Good Foods Group recalls curry chicken salad. The product contains cashews, an allergen, not declared on the label.
  • Cut Fruit Express recalls fresh bruschetta mixes and dips. The products may contain soy and milk, allergens not declared on the label.
Pet Food & Animal Products
Sporting Equipment
  • L.L.Bean Recalls Knife with Sheath Due to Laceration Hazard. The knife blade can cut through the protective leather sheath, posing a laceration hazard.
  • Group Rossignol Recalls LOOK Pivot Ski Bindings Due to Fall Hazard. The heel piece on the ski binding can come loose, posing a fall hazard to the skier.
  • R.J. Reynolds Vapor Company has voluntarily initiated a nationwide safety recall of all Vuse Vibe power units. The Company initiated the recall after receiving consumer complaints about malfunctioning batteries, which may cause the power unit to overheat and create a fire risk.

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