Recalls, Withdrawals and Safety Alerts: Burgers, lava rocks and more


At the end of each week, the law firm d’Oliveira & Associates compiles a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that the public should be aware of for their safety so they can make informed decisions. 

Here are 14 recalls to be aware of this week …

Drugs & Medications

  • Novartis issues voluntary nationwide recall of one lot of Sandimmune® Oral Solution due to crystallization

Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements

Household Products

  • Best Buy recalls Insignia and Yardbird Fire Tables with Lava Rocks due to burn hazards
  • Prime-Line recalls 177,000 glass doorknobs due to cracking and separation concerns
  • TJX recalls Foldable Bistro Set Chairs due to fall hazard from the chair breaking


  • American Honda Motor recalls Lawnmowers and Pressure Washer Engines due to injury hazard
  • Generac recalls Portable Generators due to serious fire and burn hazards
  • STIHL recalls MSA 300 Chain Saws due to laceration hazard


  • Buffalo Games recalls Chuckle & Roar Ultimate Water Beads Activity Kits due to serious ingestion, choking and obstruction hazards with 1 death reported

2024 by East Bay Media Group

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Jim McGaw

A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.