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September 21, 2014
 

Fire alarm bases, kiteboarding systems blitz product recalls listing

Consumer products are often tested for compliance with federal and state safety standards and regulations. These efforts are taken in the interests of protecting the public and ensuring quality and consistency in the marketplace. Various federal and state agencies release their findings when a product fails their testing or reports are received alerting them to potential safety hazards.

Recall.org is a private 501(3)c non-profit organization dedicated to protecting public safety by public awareness of consumer product safety recalls by federal and state agencies.  It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

This report is for the week of September 10 to 16, 2014.

Business Clarksville publishes these reports for the benefit of our readers and the general public. 

FIRE ALARM BASE 

Siemens Fire Alarm Audible Base

Siemens Fire Alarm Audible Base

Siemens is recalling SBGA-34 Audible Fire Alarm Base sold nationwide  from February 2013 to June 2014. The fire alarm base can fail to sound  an alarm, posing a risk of personal injury and property damage. This recall involves the SBGA-34 audible base that is affixed to  ceiling-mounted smoke detectors in order to sound an alarm when the  fire alarm system is activated.

The audible base has part number  S54370-F13 and date codes 0113 through 2314 in a WWYY format printed  on a white label on the back of the unit part affixed to the wall.  “MODEL SBGA-34” is printed on a blue label also affixed to the back of  the device. A complete list can be found at www.recalls.org.

Consumers should contact Siemens at (800) 516-9964 from 7 a.m. to 5:30  p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at  www.usa.siemens.com/buildingtechnologies to schedule a free inspection  and replacement of the recalled audible base.

CHILDREN’S SWINGS 

IKEA is recalling GUNGGUNG child’s swing sold exclusively at IKEA  stores nationwide and in Canada from June 2014 to August 2014. The  suspension fittings can break causing a child to fall from the swing,  posing a risk of serious injury. Units: About 2,000 in the United States and 300 in Canada. GUNGGUNG is intended for indoor and outdoor use by children ages 3-7.

A permanent label is attached to one of the suspension straps, showing  age recommendation (3-7), IKEA logo, Design and Quality IKEA of  Sweden, GUNGGUNG article number 302.439.74, supplier number 17915 and  Made in Vietnam.

Consumers should return the swing to any IKEA store for a full refund.  Proof of purchase is not required to receive a full refund for the  return.

Consumers can also contact IKEA at (888) 966-4532 anytime or online at  www.ikea-usa.com.

SMOKE/CO ALARMS 

Kidde is recalling Kidde hard-wired smoke and combination smoke/carbon  monoxide (CO) alarms sold nationwide and in Canada from January 2014  to July 2014. The alarms could fail to alert consumers of a fire or a  CO incident following a power outage. 

This recall involves Kidde residential smoke alarm model i12010S with  manufacture dates between December 18, 2013 and May 13, 2014,  combination smoke/CO alarm il2010SCO with manufacture dates between  December 30, 2013 and May 13, 2014, and combination smoke/CO alarm  model KN-COSM-IBA with manufacture date between October 22, 2013 and  May 13, 2014.

Consumers should contact Kidde at (844) 553-9011 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  ET Monday through Friday or online at www.kidde.com for a free  replacement smoke or combination smoke/CO alarm.

BOYS’ JACKETS 

Optimized-JACKET_LARGEBenetton is recalling Boy’s hooded jacket with a waist drawstring sold  exclusively at Benetton stores nationwide from January 2014 to March  2014. The jackets have a drawstring at the waist that could become  snagged or caught in small spaces or vehicle doors, posing significant  entanglement hazard. 

This recall involves United Colors of Benetton boy’s jackets made of  100% cotton. Style number 2GQ1534Q0 is on the white label located  inside the jacket near the waist.

Consumers should remove the drawstrings to eliminate the hazard or  contact Benetton at (800) 535-4491 from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET Monday  through Friday or online at www.benetton.com for a full refund.

RUBBER TUBES 

Coleman is recalling Rubber River Tubes sold exclusively by Walmart  from January 2014 to July 2014. Contact with the tube can cause skin  irritation. This recall involves Sevylor brand River Racer inflatable rubber  tubes. The tubes have the Sevylor logo and name, and the River Racer  logo and name printed in blue on the outer side.

Model  number  2000014090 is located on the inner side of the tube below the bottom  left corner of the English language warning.

Consumers should contact Coleman at (800) 835-3278 from 7 a.m. to 5  p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.coleman.com for a free  replacement tube.

KITEBOARDING SYSTEMS 

Cabrinha is recalling Cabrinha Kiteboarding 1X and Overdrive 1X  Control Systems sold nationwide in August 2014. The RecoilTM spring on  the control mechanism can jam, leading to a loss of control, which  poses a risk of injury. 

The 1X and the Overdrive 1X control systems are both comprised of a  light-weight control bar to control and depower the kite, a set of  flying lines and a harness loop/quick release (QR) mechanism. The 1X  control system (model number KS51XCSFX) is a fixed length and is  available in two sizes: 45 cm and 55 cm. The Overdrive 1X (model  number KS5CSSDODO) is adjustable between two bar lengths and comes in  sizes: 48-56 cm and 57-62 cm.

Model numbers are located on a cloth tab  attached to the bungee line restrainers at the end of the bars.

Consumers should contact any Cabrinha authorized dealer for a free  repair part. A list of authorized dealers can be found at  www.cabrinhakites.com 

More  information on all of these recalls is available at www.recalls.org.



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