Category Archives: Home safety

Recall date:  May 11, 2016 Recall number:  16-158 Name of product: Bosch small angle grinders Hazard: The grinder can overheat while in use, causing the brush covers to melt and expose the end of the brush holder, posing a risk … Continue reading

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Recall date:  February 18, 2016 Recall number:  16-106 Name of product:  AC Adapter Kits and Plug Adapters Hazard:  The two-prong wall plug adapters for Australia/New Zealand/Argentina, Brazil, Continental Europe and Korea can break and expose the metal portion of the … Continue reading

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Recall date:  February 18, 2016 Recall number:  16-107 Name of product: Eurotech Lume office chairs Hazard: The chair seat can detach, posing a fall hazard to consumers Description:  This recall involves Eurotech Lume office chairs. The black, mesh mid-back, adjustable … Continue reading

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Recall date:  February 12, 2016 Recall number:  16-101 Name of product:  Propane (LP) Gas Hazard:  The recalled propane does not have sufficient levels of odorant to help alert consumers of a gas leak. Failure to detect leaking gas can present … Continue reading

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Recall date:  February 02, 2016 Recall number:  16-089 Name of product:  AC Power Cords Hazard:  The power cords can overheat, posing fire or shock hazards. Description:  This recall involves AC power cords sold with Microsoft Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2 … Continue reading

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Goes Into Effect Later This Month The Kentucky State Legislature recently passed House Bill 315 (HB315), increasing the height and age restrictions with regard to state’s current child safety seat and booster law. The Bill increases the upper end of … Continue reading

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Name of product:  ThinkPad Notebook Computer Battery Packs Recall Number:  15-117 Recall Date:  April 21, 2015 Hazard:  The battery packs can overheat, posing a fire hazard. Remedy:  Consumers should immediately turn off their ThinkPad notebook computer, remove the battery pack … Continue reading

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                    Recall Date:  September 18, 2014 Recall Numbers:  14-278 Name of Product:  SBGA-34 Audible Fire Alarm Base Hazard:  The fire alarm base can fail to sound an alarm, posing a risk … Continue reading

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                Recall Date:  September 11, 2014 Recall Number:  14-275 Name of Product:  Kidde hard-wired smoke and combination smoke/carbon monoxide (CO) alarms Hazard:  The alarms could fail to alert consumers of a fire or … Continue reading

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It may sound rather silly, but it’s no joke.   ICE for the cell phone can be a help for first responders or medical providers.  We’re not talking about frozen water.  ICE is an acronym for In Case of Emergency.  ICE … Continue reading

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