Posts Tagged ‘Product Recall’

Belmont Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Recall

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

House of Flavors Ice Cream Company is issuing a voluntary recall for all Belmont Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough due to the possible nut allergens in the product. The product was distributed in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois. There have been two documented cases of allergic reaction due to consumption of the product by allergic consumers. Affected products are being removed from all distribution. Consumers who have purchased the recalled products should return them to the store where they were purchased for a full refund.

If you have suffered an allergic reaction or any medical illness of any kind from use or consumption of this product, contact a personal injury lawyer.

Anyone requiring more information should contact House of Flavors consumer affairs at 1-800-930-7740, extension 2229, Monday through Friday 7 a.m. until 5 pm. (EST).

Gretchen’s Shoebox Issues Recall for Undeclared Eggs

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Gretchen’s Shoebox Express based out of Seattle, WA is declaring a recall on Greek Yogurt Raspberry and Lemon Parfait cups due to undeclared ingredient: eggs. The products are sold at Starbucks stores in Seattle and Portland. Eggs can cause a severe reaction for those allergic to the ingredient.  Anyone who has the recalled product in their possession should not consume it and should destroy or discard the product. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 206-623-8194 Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

If you have suffered an allergic reaction or any medical illness of any kind, contact a personal injury lawyer today.

Crown Foods recalling “Golden Natural Fruit Island”

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Crown Foods is issuing a recall for “Golden Natural Fruit Island” for sulfites contained in the product that were not declared on the packaging. Sulfites can pose a serious health risk to those with allergic reactions. Undeclared yellow C coloring was also found in the product. No illnesses or allergic reactions involving this product have been reported to date.

If you have suffered an allergic reaction or any medical illness of any kind, contact a personal injury lawyer right away.

Consumers who have purchased the 25 oz. package of “Golden Natural Fruit Island” are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact Crown Food Distributors Inc. at (201) 758-8363.

Net Food Turkey Dried Apricot Recall

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

Failing to declare sulfites in their product, Net Food is recalling their Turkey Dried Apricots. Sulfites can cause life threatening reactions for those who are allergic. The apricots are a product of the country of Turkey. No illnesses have been reported due to the consumption of Net Food’s dried apricots.

If you have suffered an allergic reaction or any medical illness of any kind, get in touch with a personal injury lawyer right away.

Consumers who have purchased Net Food Brand Turkey Dried Apricots should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 347-484-2256, SevkiUzundal, Net Food Import & Export.

Greatbatch, Inc. Issues Cup Impactor Recall

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Greatbatch, Inc. is issuing a recall of Standard Offset Cup Impactors, after internal review determined that sterilization recommendations could have had mistakes in the instruction manual.

Greatbatch has developed new sterilization recommendations that meet acceptable sterility assurance levels and has provided them to affected customers. Customers who have this product should immediately begin utilizing the new sterilization instructions.

Customers with questions may contact the company via telephone at 763-951-8235. Customers may also contact the company via e-mail at

Oregon Freeze Dry Inc. Dried Fruit Recall

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Kirkland Signature’s “Real Sliced Fruit” dried fruit packages have been recalled due to salmonella contamination. The product is made exclusively for Costco Inc, by Oregon Freeze Dry Inc. recall began on March 8th. Customers likely to have purchased the product have been contacted by mail or phone. The product has been removed from all Costco stores. No cases of salmonella have thus been reported.

If you have gotten sick or suffered injury from this product, contact a personal injury lawyer.

Consumers can contact Oregon Freeze Dry Inc. at 1-888-641-2933, or email

Fitness Trainers and Ellipticals Recalled due to Fire Hazard

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Johnson Health Tech has recalled the Matrix Ascent Trainer and Fitness Elliptical due to fire hazard. Apparently moisture from user perspiration or cleaning liquids can build up from the power socket on the unit, causing a short circuit.

The company has reported 44 incidents of sparking, smoking, charring and/or melting at the power cord and socket. Remember, defective products are not the fault of the victim. If you or someone you know has been involved in this incident contact a product liability lawyer today for a free consultation.

Exercise facilities should immediately unplug the machines and contact Johnson Health Tech North America at (866) 218-3674 for a free repair.

Remote Controlled Model Helicopters Recalled Due to Injury Hazard

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Horizon Hobby has recalled two of their Blade 500 helicopter models retailing in both the United States and Canada. Reportedly, the rotor blade can separate and release from the helicopter posing an injury hazard.

No injuries have been reported at this time; however, consumers should stop immediate use of this product and contact Horizon Hobby at (877) 504-0233 for a replacement tail grip and instructions for installation. If this product has hurt you contact a personal injury lawyer immediately for a free consultation.

Joovy Recalls Zoom Car Seat Stroller Adapter

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Due to fall hazard, the Zoom Car Seat Stroller Adapter has had about 1,500 units recalled by Joovy. Reportedly, adapter clips can loosen on the stroller frame, posing a fall hazard.

The adapters are gray and black plastic clips designed to attach infant car seats to stroller frames. Joovy has received nine reports of incidents involving lose adapters on stroller frames, however no injuries have been reported.

Consumers should stop using these adapters and contact Joovy at (855) 251-0759 for a free repair kit to help assure proper attached to Zoom stroller frames.

Yankee Candle Recalls Candle Rings

Monday, January 27th, 2014

The Candle Ring – Pine berry has recently had about 15,000 units in the U.S. and 2,000 units in Canada recalled. Apparently, the candle rings’ synthetic foliage and berries are flammable, posing a fire hazard.

There have been no reported instances, however consumers should immediately stop using the candle rings and return them to the nearest Yankee Candle store for a full refund or call The Yankee Candle Company at (877) 417-2230.