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CPSC: 7 Recalls Announced May 5, 2021
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By Southern Maryland Volunteers
May 6, 2021

CPSC: 7 Recalls Announced May 5, 2021

1. Peloton Recalls Tread Treadmills Due to Risk of Injury:
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-129

Recall Summary

Name of Product: Tread


Hazard: The touchscreen on the treadmill can detach and fall, posing a risk of injury to consumers.

Remedy: Refund, Repair
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled treadmills and contact Peloton for a full refund. Peloton is offering consumers who do not want a refund the option of waiting for a free inspection and repair that will secure the touchscreen to the treadmill to help prevent future incidents. CPSC and Peloton will provide an update when a timeline on that repair is made available.


Consumer Contact:
Peloton toll-free 866-679-9129 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET on weekends or online at www.onepeloton.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Peloton-Recalls-Tread-Treadmills-Due-to-Risk-of-Injury


Recall Details

Units:
About 1,050 (In addition, about 5,400 in Canada)

Description:
This recall involves Peloton Tread treadmills with model TR02.The recalled Tread has a running space of 59 inches, a 23.8-inch high definition (HD) touchscreen console and a non-slatted running belt. The model number TR02 is printed on a black sticker located on the end cap in the front of the treadmill deck. The treadmills have a touchscreen and are black with the Peloton logo on the monitor and the side rails.

PLEASE NOTE: This product is different than the Peloton Tread+ that was also recalled by the CPSC on May 5, 2021 because children, pets, and objects can be pulled underneath the Tread+ deck, posing a risk of injury or death.


Incidents/Injuries:
The firm is aware of 18 reports of the touchscreen loosening and six reports of the touchscreen detaching and falling. No injuries have been reported in the U.S. There have been reports of minor injuries such as abrasions, minor cuts, and bruises in Canada and the United Kingdom.

Sold At:
Limited invitation-only release online at onepeloton.com and at Peloton showrooms from November 2020 through March 2021 for about $2,495.

Importer(s):
Peloton Interactive, Inc., of New York

Distributor(s):
Peloton Interactive, Inc., of New York

Manufactured In:
Taiwan


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2. Peloton Recalls Tread+ Treadmills After One Child Died and More than 70 Incidents Reported:
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-128

Recall Summary

Name of Product:
Tread+

Hazard:
Adult users, children, pets and objects can be pulled underneath the rear of the treadmill, posing a risk of injury or death.

Remedy: Refund
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Tread+ and contact Peloton for a full refund until November 6, 2022. Consumers who return the Tread+ treadmill after that date will receive a partial refund. Peloton is offering consumers who do not want a refund the option of moving the Tread+ free of charge to a room where children or pets cannot access the treadmill, and is implementing software improvements to the product to automatically lock the Tread+ after each use and prevent unauthorized access by assigning a 4-digit passcode that will be required to unlock the Tread+.


Consumer Contact:
Peloton toll-free at 866-679-9129 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on weekends or online at www.onepeloton.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.


Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Peloton-Recalls-Tread-Plus-Treadmills-After-One-Child-Died-and-More-than-70-Incidents-Reported


Recall Details

Units:
About 125,000

Description:
This recall involves the Peloton Tread+ treadmill with model number TR01. It has a running deck space of 67 inches, a 32-inch high definition (HD) touchscreen and a slatted belt. The treadmill was launched as the Peloton Tread in 2018 but renamed Tread+ in September 2020. The Tread + model number TR01 is printed on a black sticker located on the end cap in the front of the treadmill deck. The treadmills have a touchscreen and are black with the Peloton logo on the monitor and the side rails.

PLEASE NOTE: This product is different than the Peloton Tread that is also subject to a voluntary recall in cooperation with the CPSC on May 5, 2021 because the console on the Tread can detach and fall, posing a risk of injury to consumers.


Incidents/Injuries:
A 6-year-old child recently died after being pulled under the rear of the treadmill. In addition, Peloton has received 72 reports of adult users, children, pets and/or objects being pulled under the rear of the treadmill, including 29 reports of injuries to children such as second- and third-degree abrasions, broken bones, and lacerations.

Sold At:
Online at onepeloton.com and at Peloton showrooms from September 2018 through April 2021 for about $4,295.

Importer(s):
Peloton Interactive, Inc., of New York

Distributor(s):
Peloton Interactive, Inc., of New York

Manufactured In:
Taiwan


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3. TJX Recalls Infant Sleep Bags Due to Suffocation Risk; Sold at T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and Sierra:
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-123

Recall Summary

Name of Product:
Infant Sleep Bags

Hazard:
The size of the neck opening is too large for infants 0 to 6 months, which can allow an infant's head to slip into and be covered by the sleep bag, posing a risk of suffocation.


Remedy: Refund
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled infant sleep bags and contact TJX for instructions on how to participate in the recall and receive their choice of either a full refund or a store gift card.


Consumer Contact:
If
purchased online, contact TJX at ecommercecustomerservice@tjx.com
or toll-free at 833-888-0776 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at
www.tjmaxx.com,
www.marshalls.com
or
www.sierra.com,
and click on "Contact Us" at the bottom of the page. If purchased in stores, contact TJX at
customerservice@tjx.com
or
toll-free at 800-926-6299, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at
www.tjmaxx.com
or
www.marshalls.com,
and click on "Contact Us" at the bottom of the page.


Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/TJX-Recalls-Infant-Sleep-Bags-Due-to-Suffocation-Risk-Sold-at-T-J-Maxx-Marshalls-and-Sierra


Recall Details

Units:
About 3,600 (In addition, about 33,250 were sold in Canada.)

Description:
This recall involves infant sleep bags, in size 0-6 months, that were sold under the brand names Dylan & Abby, First Wish, First Wish Organic, Harry & Me, Little Red Caboose, Piper & Posie, Sam & Jo, Sam & Jo Organic, Shabby Chic and Willow Blossom. The brand name and size are printed on two separate labels at the back of the neck. The style number is printed on a separate label located on the inside side seam behind the care label. The sleep bags zip up the middle or to the side of the front, and were sold in a variety of colors and designs, including animals, dinosaur bones, splatter paint, circus designs, construction, cars, florals, clouds, robots, stars, dino dudes, monsters and firetrucks. The following style numbers are included in the recall:

Brand Name

Style Number

Dylan & Abby

CL01073

First Wish

CL00824

CL00889

CL00911

First Wish Organic

CL00981

CL00985

CL01099

Harry & Me

CL01102

Little Red Caboose

CL00756

CL00882

CL00899

CL00904

CL00905

CL00921

CL00924

CL00986

CL00987

Piper & Posie

CL00819

CL00923

CL00982

CL01005

CL01006

CL01007

Sam & Jo

CL00871

CL00890

CL00903

CL00906

CL00983

CL00984

Sam & Jo Organic

CL01066

Shabby Chic

CL00980

Willow Blossom

CL00909

CL00913


Incidents/Injuries:
No incidents or injuries have been reported.

Sold At:
T.J. Maxx and Marshalls stores nationwide and online at tjmaxx.com, marshalls.com and sierra.com between April 2018 and February 2021 for about $20.

Importer(s):
The TJX Companies Inc., of Framingham, Mass.

Manufactured In:
China and India


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4. Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands Recalls Multi-Use Water Pumps Due to Fire and Shock Hazards:
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-124

Recall Summary

Name of product:
WAYNE WaterBUG GLOW Multi-Use Submersible Water Removal Pumps

Hazard:
If water gets into the electrical circuit board, it can short circuit, posing fire, burn and electrical shock hazards.

Remedy: Replace
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pumps and contact Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands for a free replacement WaterBUG AUTO or standard WaterBUG pump.


Consumer Contact:
Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands toll-free at 844-369-2149 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at recall@sfconsumerbrands.com or visit www.waynepumps.com/waterbugglowrecall or www.waynepumps.com and click on "Recall" link for more information.



Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Scott-Fetzer-Consumer-Brands-Recalls-Multi-Use-Water-Pumps-Due-to-Fire-and-Shock-Hazards


Recall Details

Units:
About 42,000

Description:
This recall involves all WAYNE WaterBUG GLOW model WWB Glow 1/6 HP Multi-Use Pump units with SKU number 57732-WYN1. The SKU number is printed on the yellow spec decal on the side of the pump. The model number is printed on the warranty tag attached to the power cord. The pump is a residential submersible water removal pump with an automatic shut-off feature. When the pump is running, the plug glows green and when it shuts off, the plug glows red. The pump has a black strap for carrying and placing the pump where it is needed. This recall only includes the WaterBUG GLOW model.


Incidents/Injuries:
The firm has received 28 reports of the circuit board malfunctioning, including two reports of minor burn injuries.

Sold At:
The Home Depot stores nationwide and online through www.homedepot.com and The Home Depot Pro through www.wilmar.com from July 2019 through March 2021 for about $130.

Distributor(s):
Wayne/Scott Fetzer Company d/b/a Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands, of Harrison, Ohio

Manufactured In:
United States

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5. Kolcraft Reannounces Recall of Inclined Sleeper Accessory and Urges Consumers to Act Now to Prevent Risk of Suffocation:
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-125

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Inclined sleeper accessory included with Kolcraft Cuddle 'n Care 2-in-1 Bassinet & Incline Sleepers and Preferred Position 2-in-1 Bassinet & Incline Sleepers

Hazard:
Infant fatalities have been reported with other manufacturers' inclined sleep products, after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach or side, or under other circumstances.

Remedy: Refund
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled inclined sleeper accessory and contact Kolcraft for a $35 voucher to be used on www.Kolcraft.com or a $20 refund. The voucher can be used until February 20, 2022. Kolcraft is contacting all registered owners and known purchasers directly via a postcard by mail. Consumers can continue to use the bassinet without the inclined sleeper accessory.


Consumer Contact:
Kolcraft at 800-453-7673 Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CT, email customerservice@kolcraft.com, or online at www.kolcraft.com and click on "Incline Sleeper Recall" or "Safety Notifications" for more information.



Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Kolcraft-Reannounces-Recall-of-Inclined-Sleeper-Accessory-and-Urges-Consumers-to-Act-Now-to-Prevent-Risk-of-Suffocation


Recall Details

Units:
About 51,000 (The original recall was announced in February 2020.)

Description:
This recall involves the inclined sleeper accessory sold with the Kolcraft Cuddle 'n Care 2-in-1 Bassinet & Incline Sleeper (model number starting with KB063) and the Kolcraft Preferred Position 2-in-1 Bassinet & Incline Sleeper (model number starting with KB061). Model numbers are located on the metal bar between the bassinets' legs. The inclined sleeper is the only portion of the product that is being recalled.


Incidents/Injuries:
No incidents or injuries have been reported.

Sold At:
Juvenile product stores and mass merchandisers nationwide from March 2011 through December 2017 for about $140.

Importer(s):
Kolcraft Enterprises Inc., of Chicago, Ill.

Manufactured In:
China

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6. Signature Hardware Recalls Towel Grab Bars Due to Fall and Injury Hazards
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-126

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Pickens Flip Up Towel Grab Bars

Hazard:
The product can break, if the towel bar is used to provide bodily support, posing fall and injury hazards.

Remedy:
Refund
Replace
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Signature Hardware for a full refund or a free replacement grab bar.


Consumer Contact:
Signature Hardware toll-free at 888-520-0167 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at shtowelbar@realtimeresults.net or online at www.signaturehardware.com and click on "Returns" at the bottom of the home page, and then on "Product Recall" near the top of page for more information.


Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Signature-Hardware-Recalls-Towel-Grab-Bars-Due-to-Fall-and-Injury-Hazards

Recall Details

Units:
About 330 (In addition, about 5 were sold in Canada)

Description:
This recall involves the Pickens Flip Up Towel Grab Bar, which has a straight bar designed for hanging towels and a curved grab bar designed for bodily support. The towel bar can be folded up vertically when not in use. The product was sold in brushed stainless steel and polished stainless steel finishes. SKU number 920115 is printed on the product purchase receipts and email order confirmations.

Incidents/Injuries:
Signature Hardware has received 13 reports of the towel bar and grab bar detaching or partially detaching from each other, including two reports that consumers fell.

Sold At:
Online at www.signaturehardware.com, Amazon.com, and build.com from May 2012 through October 2020 for about $140.


Importer(s):
Clawfoot Supply LLC, d/b/a Signature Hardware, of Erlanger, Ky.

Manufactured In:
China

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7. TJX Recalls Outdoor Wooden Folding Chairs Due to Fall and Injury Hazards; Sold at T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Sierra
Recall Date: May 5, 2021
Recall Number: 21-127

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Outdoor wooden folding chairs

Hazard:
The chairs can break, posing fall and injury hazards to the user.

Remedy:
Refund
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact TJX for instructions on how to participate in the recall and receive a full refund. Alternatively, consumers can return the recalled chairs to any T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, or HomeGoods store for a full refund.

Consumer Contact:
TJX toll-free at 888-520-0322 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at https://www.recallrtr.com/foldingchair or www.tjxmaxx.com, www.marshalls.com and www.sierra.com and click on "Product Recalls" at the bottom of the page or www.homegoods.com and click on "Product Info/Recalls" at the bottom of the page.



Pictures available here: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/TJX-Recalls-Outdoor-Wooden-Folding-Chairs-Due-to-Fall-and-Injury-Hazards-Sold-at-T-J-Maxx-Marshalls-HomeGoods-and-Sierra


Recall Details

Units:
About 92,000

Description:
This recall involves outdoor wooden folding chairs with armrests, in an oil stain finish, some of which were labeled with "Nautica" on the hang tag. The chairs measure about 22.5 inches long, 21 inches wide and 35 inches tall. The chair back has 8 slats and the seat has 7 slats. The chair may be stamped "MADE IN VIETNAM."

Incidents/Injuries:
TJX has received 18 reports of the recalled chairs breaking or collapsing, including 15 reports of falls that resulted in minor injuries, including back and neck injuries and lacerations.

Sold At:
T.J. Maxx, HomeGoods, and Marshalls stores nationwide and online at tjmaxx.com and sierra.com from June 2018 through January 2021 for about $30.

Importer(s):
The TJX Companies Inc., Framingham, Mass.

Manufactured In:
Vietnam

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