Recalls for 02/12/2013

Samsonite Recalls Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits Due to Fire, Burn Hazards
02/12/2013 Product Recall

The converter can overheat if a load in excess of 50 watts is applied to the converter while in the 50-watt setting.

  • Company:
    Samsonite LLC, of Mansfield, Mass.
  • Product:
    Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    13-119
Bohning Recalls Hunting Crossbows Due to Injury Hazard; Can Fire Unexpectedly
02/12/2013 Product Recall

The crossbow can fire unexpectedly when the auto-safety mechanism appears to be on and the trigger is pulled, posing an injury hazard to the user and bystanders. In addition, the crossbow limbs can crack or break under normal use.

  • Company:
    The Bohning Company Ltd., of Lake City, Mich.
  • Product:
    Middleton Siege Crossbows
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-724