Where can I find product recalls?
Visit these websites to find the latest on safety recalls:
- Recalls.gov lists recalls from federal agencies.
- Safercar.gov publishes safety information on vehicles and equipment such as children’s car seats.
- FSIS.USDA.gov lists meat, sausage, poultry, and processed egg product recalls.
What are some toys that have been recalled?
5 of the Biggest Toy Recalls in the US
- Mattel Magnetic and Lead-Contaminated Toys.
- Aqua-Leisure Inflatable Baby Boats.
- Aqua Dots.
- Lawn Darts.
- Cabbage Patch Snacktime Dolls.
How can parents become aware of their child’s toy has been recalled?
Parents can be proactive about searching the CPSC recall register by going to the commission’s recall page and limiting the search to “toys.” Parents can also subscribe to the CPSC daily newsletter covering recalls regarding baby and child products.
What products have been recently recalled?
Over 450K Kidde Smoke Alarms Recalled. Bayer Recalls Alka-Seltzer Plus Products. Dr.
How do I get a refund for a recalled product?
Typically, the instructions will indicate that you need to do one of the following:
- Return the product to the store where you bought it for a refund.
- Dispose of the product properly so that other people or animals cannot eat it. (This is particularly important if you opened the product.)
What is the recall at Aldi?
Two of ALDI’s beloved holiday items are also being recalled. ALDI is currently recalling dog and cat Advent calendars over a potential choking hazard. The daily treats included in the calendars provided an interactive way for owners to count down t0 Christmas with their pets.
How do you know if a toy has been recalled?
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the toy away from young children and return the toy to where it was purchased for a full refund. How to tell if your toy might have been recalled: The item number is 212520 and can be found on the small white tag sewn into the bottom of the toy.
Why was Tarzan Toy Recalled?
Some shoppers felt the Rad Repeatin’ Tarzan doll could appear like it was masturbating. In 1999, Disney released a Tarzan doll. Following the consumer feedback, Rosales said Mattel would change the doll’s packaging so that its arm could not “drop below the waist.”
Can you give away a recalled product?
It is illegal to sell any recalled product. Search Recalls: SaferProducts.gov has a listing of CPSC recalls and consumer reports of harm related to consumer products.
Can you keep a recalled product?
In most cases, you should simply stop using it. Depending on the terms of the recall, you may be eligible to receive a replacement product, have the defective product repaired or receive a refund for your purchase.
How do I know if my baby products are recalled?
For the most accurate and up-to-date information about recalls, be sure to check with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, as well as Recalls.gov, an online resource for government recalls including consumer goods, foods, medicine, and more.