Recalls, Withdrawals and Safety Alerts: Cars, vaccuums and bike helmets


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 23 recalls to be aware of this week …


  • Mazda recalls 17,000 model year CX-90s due to possible inaccurate warning sounds
  • Nikola recalls all battery-electric trucks, halts sales after fire probe
  • Subaru recalls 35,000 model year 2024 Crosstreks and Imprezas due to the possibility of the vehicles losing drive power


Drugs & Medications

  • Global Vitality Inc. recalls Food Research International brand “Uro Kid Support Capsules” and “Serious Brain Enhancer Capsules” because of potential E. coli contamination.
  • Inmar Supply Chain Solutions, LLC, issues a voluntary recall of various products stored at certain facilities due to possible exposure to Salmonella



  • Aiper Elite Pro Cordless Robotic Pool Vacuum Cleaners recalled due to burn and fire hazards
  • Costco recalls Ubio Labs power banks due to the possibility they can overheat and ignite


Food, Beverage & Nutritional Supplements

  • 1964 Zephyrhills 100% Natural Spring Water recalled over excess Bromate
  • Food Lion recalls frozen vegetables because of concerns about Listeria contamination
  • Mindblow Energy drinks recalled in Canada over L-Dopa in product
  • Nestle recalls cookie dough that may contain wood fragments
  • Newly Weds Foods recalls more than 45,000 pounds of meat cures over metal pieces in product
  • Stonewall Kitchen issues allergy alert on undeclared soy, wheat, and peanuts in Peanut Butter Maltballs
  • Team Fresh & Go brand fruit cups recalled over Listeria concerns
  • Trader Joe’s Falafel recalled over rocks in product
  • Twin City Foods, Inc., recalls Frozen Super Sweet Corn and Mixed Vegetables due to possible health risk from possible Listeria contamination


Household Products

  • FDA issues advisory over Darwin’s Natural Pet Products over Salmonella concerns
  • Gree recalls 1.56 million dehumidifiers after 23 fires connected to the product
  • The Simplay3 Company recalls Toddler Towers due to fall and injury hazards
  • Midwest Lubricants recalls sodium hydroxide products due to a failure to meet child safety standards
  • Whirlpool is fined $11.5 million by US agency over hazardous cooktops
  • Zipadee Kids recalls nearly 7,500 kids bed frames due to a possible hazard to children being trapped or strangled



  • Multi-Purpose Kids Bike Helmets recalled due to risk of head injury

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