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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Issues Recall Alerts

Children's pajamas, IKEA track lights and Harbor Breeze exhaust fans among products recalled for safety concerns.

by Patch Staff

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued six recalls on the following products:

  • PajamaGram:
    • Problem: The pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children.
    • Details: The pajamas are 100 percent polyester fleece sold in sizes 12 months to 4T and in boys and girls sizes 6 through 14. "PajamaGram" is printed on the neck tag. The pajamas come in two styles: one-piece hood and feet pajamas, and two-piece sets. The below style/GPU number is printed on a second tag sewn into either the neck or side of the pajamas and the pajama pants. The following pajamas are included in this recall:
    • Model Colors/Description GPU Number Hoodie Footie for Girls Pink with zip-off feet and hood JSLHFP1 Hoodie Footie for Boys and Girls Blue with zip-off feet and hood JSLHFB1 Sweetheart Hoodie Footie for Girls Pink with a red heart print
      and zip-off feet and hood JSLHFV1 Winter Whimsy Hoodie Footie for Boys and Girls Red with a snowman/penguin print
      and zip-off feet and hood JSLHFW1 Lodge Fleece Set for Toddlers, Boys and Girls Two-piece set. Blue shirt with moose appliqué
      and white moose/snowflake print pant JSLLFB1 Snuggle Fleece Argyle Set for Girls Two-piece set. Light blue shirt with pink and blue argyle print pant JSLAFG1 Infant Lodge Fleece One-Piece White with moose/snowflake print.
      Pajamas have feet and a front zipper JSLLFB21
  • Sold at: PajamaGram website, telephone and catalogue from September 2011 through March 2012 for between $26 and $40.
  • Firm's Recall Hotline: 800.262.1162
  • CPSC Recall Hotline: 800.638.2772
  • Children should stop wearing the pajamas immediately and consumers should contact PajamaGram for a replacement, exchange or full refund.
  • Gabiano Collection Boys and Girls Pajamas, Sets and Gowns:
    • Problem:The pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear posing a risk of burn injury to children. The garments were advertised and sold as children's sleepwear.
    • Details: This recall involves all styles of boys and girls 100 percent cotton pajamas, including sets (tops and bottoms), one-piece suits and gowns in a variety of colors and designs in sizes 2 through 14. "Gabiano" is printed on a tag sewn into the center back neckline of the tops and gown and at the center back of the bottoms. This recall includes style numbers: GB201, GB204, GB205, GB207, GB208, GB213, GB215, GB220, GB225, GB230, GB245, GB250, GB260, GB275, GB2001, GB2002, GB2011, GB2012, GB2021, GB2022, GB2031, GB2032, GB2041, GB2042, GB3001 and GB3011. The style number is only printed on the sales tag and does not appear on the garments.
    • Sold at: Children's clothing and specialty retailers nationwide and online including the Pajama Princess in Austin, Texas, Anklebiter's in Roswell, Cute As A Button in Tarboro, N.C., Bhumbles in Winder and www.bhumbles.com, from February 2010 to December 2011 for between about $20 and $50.
    • Firm's Recall Hotline: 800.935.0914
    • CPSC Recall Hotline: 800.638.2772
    • Children should stop wearing the recalled sleepwear immediately and consumers should return it for a refund, exchange or store credit.
  • Academy Boys and Girls Pull-On Lounge Pants and Girls Boxers:
    • Problem: The pants and boxers fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injury to children. Rigo International, the products' importer, has received one report of a garment catching fire and causing severe burns to the front and back of both legs of a 9-year-old boy.
    • Details: The recalled items are Academy pull-on lounge pants for boys and girls, and boxers for girls. The garments are made of 100 percent cotton and have elastic or fabric waistbands. The pants and boxers have a variety of colors and print designs, including guitars, bikes, skates, footballs, baseballs, softballs, soccer balls, volleyballs, deer, zebra, horses, penguins and leopards. Some clothing may have the words "cheer," "champs," "soccer stars," "peaceful," "dance" or "perfect 10" printed on them. The garments are sold in sizes XS through L for boys or 6 through 14 for girls. The garments have identification numbers on a tag directly under the size tag on the rear section of the waistband. Garments with the following identification numbers are included in this recall: 377676, 377677, 377678, 377679, 454818, 454819, 454820, 454821, 454822, 454823, 454824, 454825, 454826, 454827, 454828, 454829 466629, 466630 555571, 555572 564822, 564904, 564938, 564939.
    • Sold at: Academy Sports and Outdoor stores in Texas from January 2010 to March 2011 for about $8.
    • Firm's Recall Hotline: 888.229.1292
    • CPSC Recall Hotline: 800.638.2772
    • Children should stop wearing the recalled sleepwear immediately. Consumers should return the sleepwear to Academy for a refund, exchange or store credit.
  • IKEA 365 + SÄNDA track, 28" and 45":
    • Problem: The ground connection in the track is defective, posing an electric shock hazard.
    • Details: This recall involves white, straight track systems used to hold and power light fixtures. The recalled tracks are model numbers 00149242 and 10149246, supplier number 21338 and date stamp 1134 through 1213. The brand name IKEA, 365+ SÄNDA, supplier number and date stamp are printed on a white label attached to the side of the track. The recalled tracks are 28" and 45" long.
    • Sold at: IKEA stores nationwide from September 2011 through March 2012 from $15 to $20.
    • Firm's Recall Hotline: 888.966.4532
    • CPSC Recall Hotline: 800.638.2772
    • Consumers should immediately stop using the track and return it to any IKEA store for a replacement unit or a full refund.
  • Hot Spring Spas and Limelight Hot Tubs:
    • Problem: A loose internal electrical connection of the spa heaters can overheat and ignite, posing a fire hazard.
    • Details: This recall includes the following 11 models of Hot Spring Spas and Limelight Hot Tubs brand spas installed with Therm Products No-Fault Water Heaters: Aria, Envoy, Flair, Glow, Grandee, Jetsetter, Prodigy, Pulse, Sovereign, Vanguard and Vista. The recalled spas were manufactured from March 2011 to December 2011 and were installed since October 2011. The date is represented by 2N, 3N, or 4N in the spa's seven to 10 alpha-numeric serial code. For example, xxx2N#### or xxx4N####, where "xxx" represents a series of letters one to three characters long, and "####" is a four-digit numerical sequence. The model name and serial code are printed on a label within the spa's equipment compartment, located behind a removable panel on the side of the spa.
    • Sold at: Independent spa dealers nationwide from March 2011 to March 2012 for between $6,000 and $12,000.
    • Firm's Recall Hotline: 855.226.1314
    • CPSC Recall Hotline: 800.638.2772
    • Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled spas and shut off power to the spa unit, following instructions provided in the owner's manual or by the Watkins-Therm Products Response Hotline. Consumers should contact the Watkins-Therm Products Response Hotline or their Watkins Manufacturing spa dealer for a free replacement heater and installation by a service technician. Watkins Manufacturing spa dealers are also contacting all affected owners to schedule the free installation of a replacement heater.
  • Harbor Breeze Bath Fans with Heater and Light:
    • Problem: The fan's heater blades can fail to rotate properly, causing the fan to overheat and posing a fire hazard. Manufacturer Delta Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., of China has received 11 reports of the fan overheating with smoking or flames within the fan housing, including three reports of minor property damage.
    • Details: This recall involves plastic Harbor Breeze bathroom fans with a center light and a heater. The fans are white and measure about 11 x 17 inches. Model number 7109-01-L, Lowe's item number 194492 and UPC code 820633985358 are printed on the fan's packaging. A date code beginning with either 0, 11, 12 or 13 is printed on the fan's housing, which indicates the fan was manufactured between August 2010 and March 2011.
    • Sold at: Lowe's stores nationwide and at www.lowes.com from September 2010 through March 2012 for about $90.
    • Firm's Recall Hotline: 855.301.6578
    • CPSC Recall Hotline: 800.638.2772
    • Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bathroom exhaust fans immediately and contact Delta Electronics Dongguan to schedule a free repair by a trained service technician.

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