Toy Trumpet Choking Hazard, Flaming Knives, Numbing Cream Poison Risk
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Rapala USA Recalls Rechargeable Fillet Knives Due to Fire Hazard
In the Rapala Rechargeable Fillet Knives, the battery can overheat and catch fire if non-Rapala chargers are used to charge the battery. The knife handles are black and gray. The Rapala logo is printed in red on the handle, along with the word ION in white.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled rechargeable fillet knife, remove the battery and look for a white ETL label on the battery.
If the battery does not have a white ETL label, consumers should contact Rapala USA for a free replacement battery and for pre-paid return of the old battery to Rapala for proper disposal. Consumers should contact Rapala USA at 800-874-4451.
Rapala USA has received reports of 12 batteries overheating and catching fire, in some cases causing damage to surrounding areas. No injuries have been reported.
Sold at Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s, Fleet Farm and sporting goods stores nationwide and online at rapala.com from March 2011 through December 2018 for about $101.
Recall date: January 19, 2021. Recall number: 21-717. Approximately 128,000 units sold.
Scalpa Recalls Anesthetic Cream Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement
Scalpa sold more than 10,000 units of their Scalpa Numb Maximum Strenght Topical Anesthetic Cream.
The product contains the substance lidocaine which must be in child-resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).
The packaging did not meet the child restraint packaging requirement and is being recalled for risk of poisoning to children.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Scalpa Numb, store the cream in a safe location out of reach of children, and contact Scalpa for a full refund or store credit. Scalpa is directly notifying all known purchasers about the recall.
The cream was sold at Scalpashop.com and Amazon.com from February 2020 through November 2020 for about $18. No incidents have been reported yet.
Recall number: 21-719. Recall date: January 14, 2021. Units: about 10,000.
Juratoys Recalls Toy Trumpets Due to Choking Hazard
The small plastic pieces inside the toy trumpets can come loose and can be ingested by children, posing a choking hazard.
Approximately 2,457 units have been sold in the US.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from children, stop using the Confetti Trumpet or the trumpet in the Confetti Music Live Set, dispose of the trumpet and contact Juratoys US for a refund.
Sold at toy stores nationwide and online at Amazon and Maisonette.com from January 2019 and November 2020 for about $6 for the trumpet sold individually and about $50 for the Confetti Music Live Set.
Recall number: 21-067. Recall date: January 13, 2021.
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