Month: September 2017

Class I Recall 101-2017-EXP
Health Risk: High Sep 27, 2017

Congressional and Public Affairs
Jaime Ann Murphy
(202) 720-9113
Press@fsis.usda.gov

 

EDITOR’S NOTE: This release is being reissued as an expansion of the September 15, 2017, recall to include additional products and production dates. Details of this release were also updated to reflect a change in poundage.

 

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2017 – America New York RI Wang Food Group, a Maspeth, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 63,823 pounds of Heat Treated but Not Fully Cooked-Not Shelf Stable pork sausage products and beef products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product contains milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

The scope of this recall has been expanded to include an additional 9,850 pounds of Heat Treated but Not Fully Cooked-Not Shelf Stable beef and pork products that were produced on various dates from Jan. 5, 2016 through June 29, 2017. The following additional products are subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF Only)]

  • 25-lb. institutional pack of “Beef Balls,” with the following lot codes and package dates:
    • lot code “0418272” and package date “4/3/2017.”
    • lot code “1117011” and package date “12/22/2016.”
    • lot code “1117033” and package date “11/30/2016.”
    • lot code “1117048” and package date “11/15/2016.”
  • 25-lb. institutional pack of “Beef Tendon Balls,” with the following lot codes and package dates:
    • lot code “0618185” and package date “6/29/2017.”
    • lot code “0618209” and package date “6/5/2017.”
    • lot code “0618212” and package date “6/2/2017.”
    • lot code “0618213” and package date “6/1/2017.”
    • lot code “0518229” and package date “5/16/2017.”
    • lot code “0518244” and package date “5/1/2017.”
    • lot code “0418247” and package date “4/28/2017.”
    • lot code “0418271” and package date “4/4/2017.”
    • lot code “0418272” and package date “4/3/2017.”
    • lot code “0318306” and package date “3/2/2017.”
    • lot code “0318307” and package date “3/1/2017.”
    • lot code “0218315” and package date “2/21/2017.”
    • lot code “0118339” and package date “1/26/2017.”
    • lot code “0118340” and package date “1/25/2017.”
    • lot code “0118360” and package date “1/6/2017.”
    • lot code “0118361” and package date “1/5/2017.”
    • lot code “1217010” and package date “12/23/2016.”
    • lot code “1217011” and package date “12/22/2016.”
    • lot code “1117033” and package date “11/30/2016.”
    • lot code “1117034” and package date “11/29/2016.”
    • lot code “1117048” and package date “11/15/2016.”
    • lot code “1117049” and package date “11/14/2016.”
    • lot code “1017069” and package date “10/25/2016.”
    • lot code “1017089” and package date “10/5/2016.”
    • lot code “1017090” and package date “10/4/2016.”
    • lot code “0917117” and package date “9/7/2016.”
    • lot code “0817125” and package date “8/30/2016.”
    • lot code “0807145” and package date “8/10/2016.”
    • lot code “0717181” and package date “7/6/2016.”
    • lot code “0717185” and package date “7/1/2016.”
    • lot code “0617199” and package date “6/17/2016.”
    • lot code “0417263” and package date “4/12/2016.”
    • lot code “0317297” and package date “3/9/2016.”
    • lot code “0317298” and package date “3/8/2016.”
    • lot code “0217313” and package date “2/22/2016.”
    • lot code “0217331” and package date “2/4/2016.”
    • lot code “0217332” and package date “2/3/2016.”
    • lot code “0117341” and package date “1/25/2016.”
    • lot code “0117345” and package date “1/21/2016.”
    • lot code “0117355” and package date “1/11/2016.”
    • lot code “0117358” and package date “1/8/2016.”
  • 25-lb. institutional pack of “Pork Patty Balls,” with the following lot codes and package dates:
    • lot code “0618199” and package date “6/15/2017.”
    • lot code “0518228” and package date “5/17/2017.”
    • lot code “0717159” and package date “7/27/2016.”

On September 15, 2017, America New York RI Wang Food Group recalled approximately 53,973 pounds of Heat Treated but Not Fully Cooked-Not Shelf Stable pork sausage products produced and packaged on various dates from January 2016 through June 6, 2017.  The initial scope of the recall can be found here.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 40200” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were distributed for institutional use in New York.

FSIS was notified of the problem by the establishment on Sept. 15, 2017, after the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) tested exported product and discovered milk proteins were present. CFIA tested the product on Aug. 17, 2017. Further investigation on September 25, 2017, by FSIS inspection personnel, identified additional products that did not  include milk on the product label.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. (more…)

Name of product:
Moonlight & Melodies nightlight soothers
Hazard:

The soother’s USB wall power adapter can break, posing an electrical shock hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
September 28, 2017
Recall number:
17-235
Consumer Contact:

Skip Hop toll-free at 888-282-4674 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at recall@skiphop.com or online at www.skiphop.com and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves Skip Hop’s Moonlight & Melodies owl and elephant nightlight soothers that play melodies or nature sounds and project images. They have a USB wall power adapter and cord. The white and gray owl soothers measure about 5.5 by 4.5 by 6 inches. The white elephant soother measures about 7 x 4.2 x 5.7 inches. The soothers have a sound speaker on each side and operation buttons at the top or the back. The Skip Hop logo is on the underside of the soother.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled nightlight soothers and contact Skip Hop for instructions on returning the USB wall power adapter with a prepaid shipping label and receive a free repair kit which includes a free USB wall adapter.

Incidents/Injuries:

Skip Hop is aware of incidents of the power adapter breaking, including one that resulted in an electrical shock. (more…)

For Immediate Release

September 27, 2017

Contact

Consumers

 1-800-KROGERS

Media

Adam Williamson
 303-778-3168

Announcement

King Soopers said today it has recalled its chicken salad sandwiches that are sold in King Soopers and City Market stores, located in Colorado, Utah, New Mexico and Wyoming. The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Listeria monocytogenes is 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.

No confirmed reports of illness or injury have been reported to date.  Anyone concerned about an illness should contact a healthcare provider. (more…)

For Immediate Release

September 27, 2017

Contact

Consumers

Jackie Jaskula
 j.jaskula@origen.com
 1-512-474-7278

Announcement

On August 2, 2017, OriGen Biomedical initiated a recall for two (2) lots of VV28F Reinforced Dual Lumen ECMO Catheters.

Customers who have received product from either of these lots of VV28F Reinforced Dual Lumen ECMO Catheters should return any product that they currently have to OriGen Biomedical.

OriGen VV28F Reinforced Dual Lumen ECMO Catheters described below have been recalled:

Catalog number Lot number Manufacture date Expiration date
VV28F N18487 August 14, 2014 August 30, 2018
VV28F N18487-1 April 15, 2015 April 30, 2019

The OriGen RDLC catheter is indicated for use as a single cannula for both venous drainage and arterial re-infusion of blood in the internal jugular vein during extracorporeal life support procedures of six hours or less (USA) or less than 29 days (rest of world).

OriGen Biomedical voluntarily recalled OriGen VV28F Reinforced Dual Lumen ECMO Catheters Lot N18487 and N18487-1 after becoming aware of a reported adverse event. OriGen Biomedical has notified the FDA of this action.OriGen Biomedical is aware of two (2) product failures and has received a complaint associated with each of the two (2) product failures.  A recurrence of this event could result in serious patient injury. (more…)

For Immediate Release

September 26, 2017

Contact

Consumers

 customerservice@silverspringfoods.com
 1-800-280-1968
Albertsons Companies Customer Service
 1-877-723-3929

 

Media

Loretta Stevens
 1-415-500-0617

Announcement

Silver Spring Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Waterfront Bistro Tartar Sauce because there is a chance an incorrect back label was attached to the bottle, which does not correctly identify ingredients that could pose an allergen risk; specifically, egg.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or lifethreatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

No illnesses or consumer complaints have been reported to date. (more…)

Name of product:
Fitness Gear resistance tubes
Hazard:

The resistance tubes can break while in use and strike the user, posing an injury hazard.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
September 27, 2017
Recall number:
17-234
Consumer Contact:

DICK’S Sporting Goods toll-free at 877-846-9997 from 8 a.m. to midnight ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.DicksSportingGoods.com  and click on “Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Fitness Gear resistance tubes used as upper and lower body workout equipment. The latex tubes were sold in blue, gray, green, orange, purple and red with grey handles. The tubes range in resistance from 5 pounds to 30 pounds and were sold individually and in kits of three, four or five resistance tubes. The resistance level is marked on the black strap between the handle and the tube. The recalled model numbers are:  STA00560, STA00561, STA00562, STA00563, STA00564, STA00565, STA00566, STA00567, and STA00568.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the nearest DICK’s Sporting Goods store. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund and consumers without a receipt will receive a store credit.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 12 reports of tubes breaking, resulting in two reports of consumers who were struck by a broken tube and a consumer who fell when a tube broke. (more…)

Name of product:
Gas grills and liquid propane (LP) regulators
Hazard:

The grills’ LP regulator can allow gas to flow at a higher pressure than intended, which can result in a gas leak and flame burst from the burner knobs, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
September 26, 2017
Recall number:
17-233
Consumer Contact:

Saber Grills toll-free at 866-671-7988 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET Saturday, or online at recall.sabergrills.com for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves Model RA329 LP regulators with a date code in the range of 1120 to 1344, which were:

  • sold with certain SABER LP grills, warranty part kits, and natural gas to LP conversion kits;
  • installed as warranty or service parts in certain other SABER LP grills; or
  • installed in SABER natural gas grills and burners if they have been converted to use LP instead of natural gas.

The model number of the grill is located on a rating label located on the underside of the grease tray. The regulator date code is stamped on the regulator adjacent to the gas tank connection, and the regulator model number is on the center of the regulator. Model numbers included in this recall are listed below.

 

Liquid Propane (LP) Grills
Model Number Grill Description
R33CC0312 SABER® 330 LP Cast Grill with Stainless Insert
R33SC0012 SABER® 330 LP Stainless Grill
R33SC0012-A1 SABER® 330 LP Stainless Grill – Partially Assembled w/ Cover
R33SC0012-A2 SABER® 330 LP Stainless Grill – Partially Assembled w/o Cover
R50CC0312 SABER® 500 LP Cast Grill with Stainless Insert
R50CC0612 SABER® 500 LP Cast Grill with Porcelain Insert
R50SC0012 SABER® 500 LP Stainless Grill
R50SC0012-A1 SABER® 500 LP Stainless Grill – Partially Assembled w/ Cover
R50SC0012-A2 SABER® 500 LP Stainless Grill – Partially Assembled w/o Cover
R67SC0012 SABER® 670 LP Stainless Grill
R67SC0012-A1 SABER® 670 LP Stainless Grill – Partially Assembled w/ Cover
R67SC0012-A2 SABER® 670 LP Stainless Grill – Partially Assembled w/o Cover

 

 

Liquid Propane (LP) Grill Potentially Affected if Replacement Regulator Installed
Model Number Grill Description
R50CC1715 SABER® 500 L LP Cast Grill with Stainless Insert

 

 

Liquid Propane (LP) Conversion Kit and Warranty/Service Parts
Model Number Kit Description
A00AA0912 SABER® Natural Gas to LP Conversion Kit
55710672 KIT, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Integrated Ignition
55710654 KIT, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Integrated Ignition
55710666 KIT, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Integrated Ignition
55710845 Kit, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Push Button Ignition
55710846 Kit, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Push Button Ignition
55710843 Kit, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Push Button Ignition
55710613 KIT, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Switch, Saber 330
55710637 KIT, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Switch
55710680 KIT, Control Console w/ HVR Assembly & Switch

 

Natural Gas Grills and Burners if Converted to Use Liquid Propane
Model Number Description 
R50SB0412 SABER® 500 NG Stainless Built-in Grill
R67SB0312 SABER® 670 NG Stainless Built-in Grill
K00SB1814 SABER® Natural Gas Dual Built-in Side Burner
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled grills and regulators and contact Saber for a free repair kit with installation instructions. A video on how to install the replacement components is available at: www.sabergrills.com/Support/SafetyBulletins.aspx.

Incidents/Injuries:

Saber Grills has received 35 reports of regulators malfunctioning, including three reports of singed arms and two reports of burned or singed hair. (more…)

For Immediate Release

September 22, 2017

Contact

Consumers

 1-718-628-8999

Announcement

America New York Ri Wang Food Group Co. ltd is recalling the following products because an allergenic ingredient, milk, was not declared in labelling. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious of life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

CFIA detection initially found this issue, and we are voluntarily recall the similar ingredients of other products.

Product was distributed in the following states NY, NJ, MA, RI, PA, MD, IL, and reached consumers via retail stores. The products were also distributed to food service providers.

The product is sold frozen. The recall includes all lot numbers of the following products.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. (more…)

Name of product:
Multisport helmets
Hazard:

The buckle on the helmet fails to meet current federal safety standards, posing a risk of head injury.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
September 25, 2017
Recall number:
17-232
Consumer Contact:

Pro-Tec toll-free at 844-368-3695 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.protecbrand.com and click on CPSC Safety Recall for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Pro-Tec City Lite and Pro-Tec Street Lite adult multisport helmets. The helmets have chin straps secured by plastic buckles and were sold in sizes S, M, L, and XL. The same buckle was used on all sizes of both helmets.  The buckle bears the markings “ERGO-LOK” and the “UTX D-FLEX” logo.  A label on the inside of the helmet reads “Pro-Tec City Lite” or “Pro-Tec Street Lite.”  The recalled helmets have a date code inside on the EPS liner in the format MM/DD/YYYY-090EO.  There are two vent holes in the back of the helmet. The left vent hole has either an LED light or a plastic insert. The City Lite helmet was sold in rubber black and gloss white, and the Street Lite helmet was sold in rubber black, rubber red and gloss white.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled helmets and return them to Pro-Tec for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported (more…)

Name of product:
J is for Jeep brand cross-country all-terrain jogging strollers
Hazard:

The stroller leg bracket can break, posing a fall hazard to infants in the stroller.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
September 25, 2017
Recall number:
17-231
Consumer Contact:

Delta at 800-377-3777 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at recall@deltachildren.com or online at www.deltachildren.com and click on Help Center and then Recall Center for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves J is for Jeep brand cross-country all-terrain jogging strollers, models and lot numbers listed below, manufactured by Delta. The strollers have two wheels in the back and one smaller wheel in the front. “J is for Jeep” is printed on the side of the stroller sun canopy and a star with a circle around it logo is printed on the front bottom of the seat and on the side of the stroller. The model number and lot number are printed on a Delta Children label with a blue heart at the left bottom frame support.

 

Model Number Color Lot Number(s)
11988-835 Orange inside/Green outside and Black CH15083, CH15084, CH15085, CH15086, CH15087, CH15088, CH15089, CH15095, CH15123, CH15124, CH15125, CH15126, CH15127, CH15128, CH15157, CH15158, CH15173, CH15174, CH15185, CH15186, CH16045, CH16046, CH16047, CH16048, CH16052, CH16053, CH16054, CH16055, CH16056, CH16074, CH16084, CH16085, CH16086, CH16087, CH16088, CH16089, CH16090, CH16091, CH16092, CH16093, CH16094, CH16095, CH16096, CH16097, CH16098, CH16099

 

11988-340 Green and Black CH15203, CH15217
11988-436 Blue and Black CH15143
11988-656 Pink and Black CH15144
11988-838 Orange and Black CH15145
11988-0261 Grey and Black CH16025
11998-0251 Grey and Black CH16026
11998-314 Green and Black CH15165, CH16006
11998-439 Blue and Black CH15055, CH15057, CH15058, CH15059, CH15060, CH15061, CH15063, CH15064, CH15065, CH15139, CH15140, CH15150, CH15159
11998-678 Pink and Black CH15166, CH16007
11998-850 Orange outside/Grey inside and Black CH15211, CH15212, CH15213, CH15214, CH15215, , CH16024, CH16044
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled strollers and can contact Delta for a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received four reports of the stroller leg bracket breaking, including one report of a child falling from a stroller and receiving cuts and bruises. (more…)