BABY SITTER SEATS
Bumbo International is recalling Bumbo "Baby Sitter" Seats sold
nationwide from August 2003 to October 2007. If the seat is
placed on a table, countertop, chair, or other elevated surface,
young children can arch their backs, flip out of the Bumbo seat,
and fall onto the floor, posing a risk of serious head
The bottom of the children's seat is round and flat with a
diameter of about 15 inches. On the front of the seat in raised
lettering is the word "Bumbo" with the image of an elephant on
top. The bottom of the seat has the following words:
"Manufactured by Bumbo South Africa Material: Polyurethane World
Patent No. PCT: ZA/1999/00030
Consumers can contact Bumbo International at (877) 932-8626
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to obtain new
warning label stickers and instructions, or visit
More info at
CHILDREN'S JEWELRY SOLD AT VARIOUS DOLLAR STORES
WeGlow International is recalling WeGlow Children's Metal
Jewelry sold nationwide at various dollar stores from December
2005 to August 2007. The recalled jewelry contains high levels
This recall involves WeGlow children's flashing rings. The
character-themed rings were sold in Shrek the Third® and
Spiderman 3® designs. The rings have item number 920422 printed
on back of the packaging.
Consumers should return the jewelry to the store where purchased
for a refund.
Consumers can contact WeGlow at (866) 934- 5692 between 9 a.m.
and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit
www.weglow.com. More info
CHILDREN'S JEWELRY SOLD AT DOLLAR TREE STORES
Dollar Tree Stores Inc. is recalling Beary Cute, Expressions,
and Sassy & Chic Children's Metal Jewelry sold nationwide at
Dollar Tree Stores from December 2005 to July 2007. The recalled
jewelry contains high levels of lead.
This recall involves the Beary Cute, Expressions, and Sassy &
Chic children's jewelry with items number 855589, 873091,
873097, or 903950. The item number can be found on the reverse
of the packaging.
(See table below.)
Consumers should return the recalled jewelry to the store where
purchased for a refund.
Consumers can also contact Dollar Tree Stores Inc. at (800) 876-
8077 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or
www.dollartree.com. More info at
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TOOL BATTERY CHARGERS
Alltrade Tools is recalling Battery Chargers supplied with
certain Kawasaki branded Power Tool Kits sold nationwide from
September 2005 to September 2007. When used with an incompatible
charger, the battery pack can overheat and melt during charging,
or can explode during use, posing burn, laceration and bruise
hazards to consumers.
The recall includes battery chargers sold with certain model
numbers of both 19.2 and 21.6 volt NiCad battery packs. The
battery model number is located on a label on the bottom of the
battery pack. The power tool's model number is stamped onto the
inside lid of the tool set's plastic carrying case. A complete
list of the recalled items can be found at
Consumers should register at
alltrade.fox-international.com to receive a free compatible
Consumers can also contact Alltrade Tools LLC at (877) 231-9239
between 8:30 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, and
between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, or visit
alltrade.fox-international.com. More info at
Fisher Price Inc. is recalling Go Diego Go Animal Rescue Boats
sold nationwide from June 2007 to October 2007. Surface paints
on the toys contain excessive levels of lead, which violates the
federal standard prohibiting lead paint on children's toys.
The toy is an orange and yellow boat that squirts water. Cartoon
character Diego is in the driver's seat. "Fisher Price," product
number K3413, and a date code between 137-7HF and 223-7HF are
marked on the toys.
Consumers should contact Fisher-Price at (888) 299-0579 anytime
in order to receive a free replacement toy or visit
service.mattel.com. More info at
STORES EXPANDS TOY RECALL
Jo-Ann Stores Inc. is expanding the recall of Children's Toy
Gardening Tools sold nationwide from January 2007 to September
2007. Surface paint on the handle of the toy gardening tools can
contain excessive levels of lead paint, violating the federal
lead paint standard.
This recall involves the Robbie Ducky children's leaf rake, hoe,
broom and spade. "Robbie Ducky™ Garden Collection" is printed on
a tag attached to the handle.
Consumers should return the toys to any Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft
Store for a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Jo-Ann Stores at (888) 739-4120
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit
www.joann.com. More info at
BOBBLE HEAD CAKE DECORATIONS
DecoPac Inc. is recalling Football Bobble Head Cake Decorations
sold nationwide from January 2006 to October 2007. Surface paint
on the body of the bobble head contains lead in excess of the
federal lead paint standard.
The recall includes plastic
miniature football bobble heads with green bases only, which
were sold for placement on a cake. The bobble heads represented
the following teams:
Green Bay Packers
New England Patriots
New Orleans Saints
New York Giants
San Francisco 49ers
St. Louis Rams
Consumers should contact DecoPac at (800) 536-6558 between 8
a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday to receive a free
product of equal value or visit
www.decopacproductsafety.com. More info at
PAILS SOLD AT FAMILY DOLLAR STORES
Family Dollar Stores is recalling Purple Halloween Pails with
Witch Decorations sold nationwide at Family Dollar Stores from
August 2007 to October 2007. The green paint on the pails
contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead
This recall involves purple Halloween pails with a picture of a
witch figure silhouetted against a green moon. The pail measures
about 6 1/2 inches high. "Distributed by Family Dollar, Inc,"
SKU number 1033953, and UPC number 017845000591 are printed on a
label on the pail.
Consumers should return the pail to any Family Dollar store for
a full refund.
Consumers can also contact Family Dollar at (800) 547-0359
between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit
More info at