As usual, consumer products are conspiring to kill us, burn our houses down, and fling our children out of booster chairs and swingsets. Check out the latest gallery of dangerous products.
Psyclone Essentials Wii 4-Dock Battery Recharge Stations – Overheats; risk of fire and burn hazards
Safety 1st SmartLight Stair Gates – Hinges may break
Ross Marble Top Plant Stands – Marble top can detach and fall on consumers. Specifically, their feet.
Black & Decker GH1000 Grasshog XP String Trimmer/Edgers – Laceration and burn hazards
Spalding In-Ground Basketball Hoops – Bolts can fail, and the entire hoop falls down.
Burlington Coat Factory Boys Hooded Sweatshirts and Warm Up Sets – Drawstrings
Little Tikes Clubhouse Swing Set – Didn’t include assembly instructions for all swings
Purdy 2 ½” 4-Edge Scrapers – Handle can detach; laceration hazard
BabyBjörn Bouncer Chairs – Sharp objects can protrude and cut children
Enviro-Flo Plus Fuel Containers – Fire Hazard
Sevylor Tow Behinds with Quick Hitch Connectors – Pieces can break off and hit users
LeapFrog My Pal Scout Electronic Plush Toy Dogs – Paw pads are choking hazard
Buster Brown Clog Children’s Shoes – Decorative wheels can detach; choking hazard.
Stamina Elliptical Machines – Incorrect assembly instructions
Evenflo Switch-A-Roo Telephone Toys – Detachable part choking hazard
Hobby Lobby Leather Butterfly Chairs – Chair legs can suddenly detach
Chandra Leather Shag Rugs – Don’t meet flammability standards
Meijer’s Children’s Hooded Jackets – Hazardous drawstrings
H2O Mop Steam Cleaners – Electric shock and burn hazards
Energizer Light On Demand Wallplate Nightlights – Fire Hazard
Rossignol Cross-Country Boots – Soles can detach
Jaloma Pacifiers – Suffocation and choking hazard
Charles David Women’s Shoes (Nordstrom) – Heels can detach