Madison Mill is recalling about 25,000 safety gates because a young child’s neck can fit into the V-shaped opening along the top edge of the gate, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards. The recall involves Madison Mill 23 and 25 foldaway expandable safety gates. Affected units were sold at Do It Best stores and other independent hardware stores nationwide between January 2013 and May 2017 for between $20 and $35. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled safety gates and contact Madison Mill for a full refund.
Kreative Kids is recalling about 7,600 children’s robes because they fail to meet flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries. The recall involves eight styles of 100 percent polyester, hooded robes. Affected units were sold online at Amazon.com and at gift and specialty stores in California, Iowa, New York, Ohio and Texas from September 2013 to April 2017 for between $15 and $17. Consumers should immediately take the recalled robes away from children and contact Kreative Kids for a full refund.
Nidec Motor is recalling about 16,000 swimming pool motors because the pump control cover can be improperly grounded, posing an electrical shock hazard. The recall involves variable speed swimming pool motors with a programmable user interface on the top. “Emerson” or “EcoTech EZ” is printed on the top of the control box. Affected units were sold at Leslie’s Pool Supply and other retail stores and wholesale pool suppliers from September 2010 to October 2016 for between $400 and $500. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pool motors and contact Nidec Motor Corp. to schedule a free repair to install an external ground lead.
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