Safety

Magnets in Cell Phones and Smart Watches May Affect Pacemakers

Some consumer electronic devices, such as certain cell phones and smart watches, include high field strength magnets. Recent studies have shown that consumer electronic...

Outdoor Appliance Recalled For Injury Hazard

Name of product: John Deere compact utility tractors Hazard: Rear wheel spacer bolts that were torqued improperly during manufacturing can cause the wheel to fall off during...

Home Appliance Safety Recall For Fire Hazard

Name of product: B-Air VP-33 Blower Fans Hazard: The capacitor in the recalled VP-33 blower fans can overheat, posing a fire hazard. Remedy: Repair Recall date: August 18, 2021 Units: About 29,500 (In...

Massive Dehumidifer Recall Due to Fire and Burn Hazard

Name of product: Dehumidifiers Hazard: The recalled dehumidifiers can overheat and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards. Remedy: Refund Recall date: August 4, 2021 Units: About 2 million (In addition, about 380,000...

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