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GE Healthcare recalls newborn resuscitator systems
GE Healthcare is ordering a recall of some of its resuscitation systems designed to deliver oxygen to newborns. The recall is due to a manufacturing error that may interfere with oxygen delivery and may lead to low blood oxygen (hypoxia)
Salmonella poisonings from Foster Farms chicken still infecting consumers
An outbreak of infections from antibiotic-resistant salmonella linked to chicken processed by Foster Farms continues to sicken people in the United States and Puerto Rico. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) had declared the outbreak over on Jan.
Polaris announces recall of 2012 Polaris Ranger® 500 EFI and Ranger Crew® 500 EFI vehicles
Due to reports of the off-highway vehicles’ throttle cable failing to operate correctly, Polaris, with help from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), has announced a recall of more than 16,000 recreational off-highway vehicles. The reports detailed how the throttle
Tracheal tubes recalled due to dangerous defect
Teleflex Medical is recalling some of its tracheal tubes because of a defect that may cause the tube to kink, which can deprive patients from receiving adequate oxygen or completely cut off the oxygen supply, which can lead to serious
Genie and CPSC recall garage door openers after reports of units overheating, posing fire risk
A recall of about 10,000 garage door openers has been announced by The Genie Company and the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The control board on the garage door openers has been reported to overheat, thus posing a fire hazard
Rollerblade® Tempest Inline Skates recalled by Rollerblade USA
Rollerblade USA, in conjunction with Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), has announced a recall of more than 11,000 pair of Rollerblade® Tempest Inline Skates. These skates were labeled as a potential fall hazard due to the mounting holes in the
Fitbit recalls Force activity trackers after reports of skin irritations and rashes
A month after Fitbit issued an apology and offered refunds and replacements to people who developed rashes while wearing its popular Fitbit Force fitness tracker, the company is now recalling the wristband.
One death, multiple illnesses linked to listeria-contaminated Mexican cheeses
Sixteen varieties of Mexican cheeses sold in the United States are being recalled after they were linked to a listeria outbreak that has killed one person and sickened newborns and pregnant women.
Glass particles found in inhaled respiratory treatment
Ben Venue Laboratories has issued a nationwide recall of an inhaled Acetylcysteine solution to treat specific respiratory conditions because of the possibility of glass particles in the solution. Inhaling these particles can cause airway obstruction that can lead to choking,
More than 12,000 Coleman Runestone Style Children’s Shoes recalled by Eastman Footwear
Eastman Footwear, a shoe company based in New York, has announced a recall of more than 12,000 Coleman Runestone Style Children’s Shoes. The recalled shoes contain metal rivets surrounding the shoestring holes, which can have very sharp edges, posing a