Recalls for 08/08/2013

Cordis Optease Retrievable Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter: Recall - Labeling Correction
08/08/2013 Medical Recall

The company is making corrections and improvements to the device labeling to minimize likelihood of implanting the filter backwards.

  • Company:
    Cordis
Giant Bicycle Recalls XtC Bicycles and Seatposts Due to Fall Hazard
08/08/2013 Product Recall

Giant Bicycle’s seatpost can crack while riding.

  • Company:
    Giant Manufacturing Co. Ltd., of Taiwan 
  • Product:
    Giant Bicycle Recalls XtC Bicycles and Seatposts Due to Fall Hazard
  • Problem
    Fire Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-261
Big Lots Recalls Tabletop Torches Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
08/08/2013 Product Recall

The glass citronella table torches can emit burning oil onto consumers, furniture and other property. Big Lots has received reports of fuel erupting from the torches with high flames. Injuries include second- and third-degree burns. 

  • Company:
    Big Lots, of Columbus, Ohio
  • Product:
    Big Lots Recalls Tabletop Torches Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
  • Problem
    Serious Fire And Burn Hazards
  • Recall Number
    13-260
Holgate Toys Recalls Playmat Sets Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Wegmans Food Stores
08/08/2013 Product Recall

The wheels on the wooden vehicles can detach.

  • Company:
    Holgate Toy Division, of Pepperell Braiding Co Inc., of Pepperell, Mass.  
  • Product:
    Holgate Toys Recalls Playmat Sets Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Wegmans Food Stores
  • Problem
    Choking Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-262