Thursday, September 4, 2014

Children’s Sunglasses Recalled Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard FGX International - Made in China

FGX International Recalls Children’s Sunglasses Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard


Recall Summary

Name of product:
Children’s sunglasses
Hazard:
Surface paint on the sunglasses contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.
Consumer Contact:
Contact FGX International toll-free at (877) 277- 0104 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.fgxi.com and click on “Recall” for more information.

Recall Details

Units
About 215,000
Description
This recall includes 20 styles of Disney, Marvel and Sears/Kmart brand children’s sunglasses. They come in a variety of colors and with printed images of characters on the frames. The following style numbers located inside the sunglasses’ left temple arm are included in the recall: 

Style#BrandColors
S00014SVS999Marvel Spider-ManRed, blue
S00014SVSBLUMarvel Spider-ManBlue
S00014SVSREDMarvel Spider-ManRed
S00021LKC999SK2 Sears /Kmart Private Label Blue
S00021SVS999Marvel Spider-Man Red/black, silver/blue 
S01551SDB999Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Red/white, silver/black
S02964SJN440Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates          Blue
S02964SJN999Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates          Blue
S03683SDC999Disney Cars Blue, black, red
S04611SDC001           Disney Cars Red/black 
S04611SDC080           Disney Cars Red/Silver 
S04611SDC400           Disney Cars Blue/teal/yellow 
S04611SDC999Disney Cars Blue/teal/yellow, red/black, red/silver 
S07786SMS500Disney Doc McStuffins Purple/pink 
S07786SMS650Disney Doc McStuffins Pink/blue 
S07786SMS999Disney Doc McStuffins Purple/pink, pink/blue 
S07840SDC999           Disney Cars Red/black 
S07841SDC001           Disney Cars Black/silver 
S07841SDC440           Disney Cars Blue/red 
S07841SDC999           Disney CarsBlue/red, black/silver, black/red

Incidents/Injuries
None reported
Remedy
Consumers should immediately take these sunglasses away from children and return them to FGX International for a free replacement or refund, including free shipping and handling.
Sold at
Bon Ton, CVS, K-mart, Rite-Aid, Walgreens and other retail stores nationwide from December 2013 to March 2014 for between $7 and $13.
Importer
FGX International Inc., of Smithfield, R.I.
Manufactured in
China




AmTRAN Video Recalls to Repair 42-Inch JVC Flat Panel Televisions Due to Risk of Tip Over

AmTRAN Video Recalls to Repair 42-Inch JVC Flat Panel Televisions Due to Risk of Tip Over


Recall Summary

Name of product:
JVC 42 inch flat panel televisions
Hazard:
The neck of the stand can crack and cause the television to tip over unexpectedly, posing a risk of impact injury to the consumer.
Consumer Contact:
AmTRAN Video toll-free at (855) 328-6650 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online atwww.jvc-tv.com and click on the Safety Notice tab at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Units
About 27,000
Description
This recall involves JVC 42-inch, Emerald Series Full HD 1080P LED flat panel televisions, model EM42FTR and serial number beginning with “T”. The flat panel televisions are black with “JVC” printed in the lower center of the television front. Model and serial numbers are located on the bottom left on the back of the television.
Incidents/Injuries
JVC has received 16 reports of cracked television stand necks. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy
Consumers using the stand assembly (neck and base) should immediately detach it, place the television in a safe location and contact AmTRAN Video for a replacement stand neck. Consumers with wall-mounted televisions should request the replacement neck in case the stand assembly is needed for future use.
Sold at
BJ’s Wholesale, Costco Wholesale, Sam’s Club, Walmart, and other retail stores nationwide, online at Walmart.com, Costco.com, and other internet retailers from February 2014 through August 2014 for between $370 and $470.
Importer
AmTRAN Video Corporation, of Irvine, Calif.
Manufactured in
China


Yamaha Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Fire Hazard

Yamaha Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Fire Hazard


Recall Summary

Name of product:
Yamaha snowmobiles
Hazard:
Fuel hose joint can leak during operation, posing a fire hazard.
Consumer Contact:
Yamaha at (800) 962-7926 anytime or online atwww.yamahamotorsports.com and under the Sports tab, subcategory Snowmobile, click on Parts and Service, then Factory Modification Campaigns for more information.

Recall Details

Units
About 2,520
Description
This recall involves model year 2014 SR10R (SRViper), SR10RXS (SRViper RTX SE), SR10L (SRViper LTX), SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) and SR10XS (SRViper XTX) snowmobiles and model year 2015 SR10LS (SRViper LTX SE) snowmobiles. They were sold in a variety of red, black, blue and white color combinations. The VIN number is stamped on the tunnel near the right side footrest. The letter E in the 10th position of the VIN number indicates that the unit was made in the 2014 model year, and a letter F in the 10th position indicates that the unit was made in the 2015 model year. The model number can be found on the lower left and right cowling just below the word “YAMAHA.”
Incidents/Injuries
There have been four reports of fuel leakage. No injuries reported.
Remedy
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled snowmobiles and contact their local Yamaha dealer to schedule a free repair. Yamaha is contacting its customers directly.
Sold at
Yamaha snowmobile dealers nationwide from October 2013 through August 2014 for about $12,000 to $14,000.
Importer
Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., of Cypress, Calif.
Manufactured in
United States


Livie & Luca Recalls Children’s Shoes Due to Laceration Hazard

Livie & Luca Recalls Children’s Shoes Due to Laceration Hazard


Recall Summary

Name of product:
“Carta” and “Cotton” Children’s Shoes
Hazard:
A metal thread inside the interior shoe liner can loosen and poke through the shoe lining, posing a laceration hazard to the user.
Consumer Contact:
Livie & Luca toll-free at (888) 548-5822 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, emailinfo@livieandluca.com or online atwww.livieandluca.com and click on the “Recall” tab on the top of the website for more information.

Recall Details

Units
5,600
Description
The recalled Livie & Luca children’s shoes include two styles: Carta and Cotton. The Carta style Mary Jane shoes are canvas, solid color shoes stitched to a tan sole with a fabric strap and a brown wooden button. The Carta shoes are blue, fuchsia or gray. The Cotton style Mary Jane canvas shoes have a stitched tan rubber sole and a colored fabric strap with a dandelion printed on a pink square button and a gingham or polka-dot cotton interior lining. The cotton shoes are yellow, green or red. Both the Carta and the Cotton style shoes were sold in toddler sizes 4 through 13.  Only shoes with date codes 06 2013 through 12 2013 (Month Year) printed on the insole of the shoe are included in the recall. The Livie & Luca logo is printed on the inside of the shoe.
Incidents/Injuries
The firm has received two reports of the metal thread coming through the liner of the shoe, including one report of a child’s foot that was cut by a metal thread poking through the shoe lining.
Remedy
Consumers should immediately take these shoes away from children and contact the retailer where purchased for instructions on receiving a store credit or replacement. If purchased through Livie & Luca’s online, contact the firm for instructions on receiving a store credit for a free replacement pair of shoes with prepaid shipping before disposing of the shoes.
Sold at
Children’s boutiques including Ready Set Grow in Tennessee and ZandyZoos in Texas and online atwww.livieandluca.comwww.zappos.comwww.addyscloset.com and www.mylittlejules.com from January 2014 through March 2014 for about $54.
Importer
Livie and Luca, of Emeryville, Calif.
Manufactured in
Mexico


Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. Issues a Voluntary Multi-State Recall of All Compounded Sterile Preparations Due to a Lack of Assurance of Sterility

Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. Issues a Voluntary Multi-State Recall of All Compounded Sterile Preparations Due to a Lack of Assurance of Sterility


Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. is conducting a voluntary recall of all in-date compounded sterile preparations. The recall is being initiated in connection with a recent FDA inspection due to observations associated with certain quality control procedures that present a risk to sterility assurance.
If the sterility of a compounded preparation is compromised, a patient is at risk for infection. To date, Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. has received no reports of suspected infection or other injury, illness or complaints associated with the use of its compounded sterile preparations. However, in an abundance of caution, and in the interest of patient safety, Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. has proactively decided to voluntarily proceed with this recall process and to cease production of compounded sterile preparations until further notice. Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. is committed to compounding quality and patient safety.
Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. supplied compounded sterile preparations to the offices of licensed medical professionals and individual patients by prescription until 08/20/14 in multiple states including IL, WI, OH, MI, FL, AL, and TX.
Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. is notifying its customers of this recall by fax, mail, phone or email with instruction on how to return recalled compounded sterile preparations to the pharmacy. Patients and healthcare providers that have product which is being recalled should stop using the products, and follow the instructions in the recall notice. To identify which sterile products and lots are being recalled, visit http://www.martinavenue.com/voluntaryrecall/.
Consumers or health care providers with questions regarding this recall may contact Martin Avenue Pharmacy, Inc. by phone at (630) 355-6400 or toll free (888) 355-6492, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Central Time or by e-mail atinfo@martinavenue.com. Be advised, this recall does not pertain to any non-sterile compounded medications prepared by the pharmacy.
Adverse reactions or quality problems experienced with the use of any of the recalled compounded sterile preparations may be reported to the FDA's MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program either online, by regular mail or by fax.

Tjs Place Recalls Basil Pesto Pasta Because Of Potential Health Risk

Tjs Place Recalls Basil Pesto Pasta Because Of Potential Health Risk


 Tjs Place of Kirkland Washington is voluntarily recalling approx. 20 containers of Basil Pesto Pasta packed in 8 oz plastic tubs because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
The recalled Basil Pesto Pasta was sold between the dates 8/18/14 and 8/21/14. The Basil Pesto Pasta affected by this recall has a sticker on the side of the container with either of the following codes: 0825, 0826, 0827, 0828
Basil Pesto Pasta was distributed in convenience stores, pharmacies, cafes and espresso stands located in King and Snohomish counties in Washington State.
The firm is not aware of any reported illnesses to date.
The potential for contamination was discovered after routine testing by the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in a container of the Basil Pesto Pasta.
Tjs Place has suspended production and distribution of the product while WSDA and the company continue to investigate the source of the problem.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled product are urged not to eat it and to dispose of it or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 425-444-3700 between the hours of 2pm and 4pm.

La Orocovena Biscuit Voluntarily Recalls Pound Cake de Queso Due to Undeclared Milk, Soy and Wheat

La Orocovena Biscuit Voluntarily Recalls Pound Cake de Queso Due to Undeclared Milk, Soy and Wheat


La OrocoveƱa is informing Biscuit clients that we will be conducting a recall of the product Pound Cake de Queso, 2oz. Exp. Dates 08/11/2014 to 10/12/2014, this since the product contains undeclared milk, wheat and soy.
This product was distributed wholesale to their clients who in turn sold this product to retailers only in Puerto Rico from 06/11/2014 to 08/12/2014. As of today, no illness have been reported in relation to this product, but it is of great importance that people who are allergic or sensitive to milk ,wheat or soy do not consume this product as they run the risk of having serious allergic reactions.
This recall was initiated after it was identified during and FDA Inspection that the product label did not mention the presence of milk, wheat and soy contained in the products sub-ingredients.
Consumers who have purchased this product are urged to return it as soon as possible. A credit for the product will be given, once the product is returned.
The company apologizes for the inconvenience and they will be working to correct this mishap. Your cooperation is necessary to prevent harm to the consumers.
If you have any question please contact Mr. Iram Ortiz Maldonado at (787) 867-3310 or (787) 867-7474 from 8:00am to 4:00pm