Recalls for 11/21/2012

Hunter Douglas Recalls to Repair Custom Cellular and Pleated Window Coverings Due to Strangulation Hazard
11/21/2012 Product Recall

Some breakaway cords stops have a single knot, preventing the cord stop from breaking away. A child can become entangled in the cord loop and strangle.

  • Company:
    Hunter Douglas Fabrication Co., of West Sacramento, Calif.
  • Product:
    Standard cordlock top-down/bottom-up Duette and Applause honeycomb shades; standard cordlock top-down/bottom-up Hunter Douglas pleated shades; Hunter Douglas Brilliance Privacy View pleated shades and standard cordlock Duette and Applause Duolite shades
  • Problem
    Electrocution Hazard
  • Recall Number
    13-707
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Recalls Foam Pumpkin Turkey Craft Kit Due to Risk of Magnet Ingestion Hazard
11/21/2012 Product Recall

Magnets used to hold the pumpkin pieces together can become loose. If a child swallows these magnets, they can link together inside a child’s intestines and cause serious health issues.

  • Company:
    Ningbo Golden Time Gifts and Crafts, of China
  • Product:
    Foam Pumpkin Turkey Craft Kit
  • Problem
    Suffocation And Choking Hazards
  • Recall Number
    13-046