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[August 11, 2014]  According to, a nonprofit organization, the following recalls were issued by various federal and state agencies during the week ending August 9: 

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Lea Industries is recalling Lea lighted night stands sold nationwide and in Canada from March 2013 to April 2014. The light fixture under the night stand can overheat and scorch carpet, posing a burn hazard. 

Recalled models include: 244-421 Willow Run in a toffee finish, 245-421 Willow Run in a white finish and 237-420 Americana in a medium oak finish.  They measure about 22 inches wide, 16 inches deep and 27 inches high. “Lea” and the model number are printed on a label on the back of the night stands.

Consumers should contact Lea Industries at (888) 770-7116 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at to arrange for a free repair and a $50 gift card. More info at


VIZIO is recalling VIZIO E-Series 39-inch and 42-inch televisions sold nationwide from December 2013 to June 2014. The stand assembly can fail and cause the television to tip over unexpectedly, posing a risk of impact injury. 

This recall involves Vizio E-series 39- and 42-inch Full-Array LED flat panel televisions. A complete list can be found at 

Consumers contact VIZIO at (855) 472-7450 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Saturday and Sunday. Consumers can also visit the firm’s website for a replacement stand assembly. More info at


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Samson International is recalling Spencer Bar Stools sold exclusively at Costco regionally in the Dallas and San Francisco areas from May 2014 to June 2014. The footrest can crack, compromising the strength of the bar stool, posing a fall hazard. 

This recall includes stools with Samson item number M3216604 and Customer item number 845275 found on the bottom of the seat cushion. 

Consumers should return the stools to the Costco store where the item was purchased for a full refund. 

Consumers can also contact Samson International at (800) 488-3001 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at More info at 


Johnson Outdoors Diving is recalling Scubapro Aladin2 dive computers, commonly referred to as Aladin Square dive computers sold nationwide and in Canada from March 2014  to June 2014. The dive computer can leak and stop working, posing a risk of injury due to decompression sickness. 

This recall involves the Aladin2 wrist dive computer that monitors depth, dive time,   decompression status and temperature. SCUBAPRO is stamped on the top of the face frame and Aladin2 is printed in white on the bottom of the face frame.  The serial number is stamped in white on the back of the unit and ends with 003. 

Consumers should return the item to an authorized SCUBAPRO dealer or contact Johnson Outdoors Diving at (877) 467-6675 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at for a free replacement. More info at

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