Recalls include Toyotas and beef, Porsches and scarves


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.

Recalled Yamaha Motorcycle
Utility/Recreational Vehicles & Automotive Accessories
Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements
Recalled Canned Corn
Infant & Children Products
  • The Company Store Recalls Children’s Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standards. The children’s robes fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
Pet Food & Animal Products
Household Products
  • White-Rodgers Recalls Thermostats Due to Fire Hazard. Contact between the thermostat wires and household line voltage can damage the thermostat, posing a fire hazard.
  • TJX Recalls Drawer Knobs Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold at T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods Stores. The glass and ceramic drawer knobs can break or shatter when pulled, posing a laceration hazard.
  • Penn State Industries Recalls Woodworking Jaw Chuck Systems Due to Laceration Hazard. The jaws can loosen from the chuck and break off, posing a laceration hazard.
  • Women’s Scarves Recalled by Raj Imports Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard. The women’s scarves fail to meet the federal flammability standard for clothing textiles, posing a risk of burn injuries to consumers.
  • Kimberly-Clark Announces Voluntary Recall of U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons, Regular Absorbency, Throughout U.S. and Canada.
  • Kubota Recalls Zero Turn Mowers Due to Injury Hazard. The rollover protective structure (ROPS) on the mower can loosen and fail to protect the operator in a rollover accident, posing a risk of injury.
  • Dormakaba USA Recalls Stanley Commercial Hardware Locksets Due to Risk of Entrapment in an Emergency. The lockset can fail to open, posing an entrapment hazard and inability to vacate a location in an emergency.


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