Ford is recalling 1.4 million vehicles because the steering wheels can become loose and even come off while driving. The automaker says it is aware of two accidents and one injury that may have been caused by the problem. The affected models are the Ford Fusion and the Lincoln MKZ, both from model years 2014-2018. Ford said the problem is that a steering wheel bolt could come loose, which could cause the steering wheel to potentially detach. The company also […]
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. — Treats from two dog-food brands are being voluntarily recalled after the discovery of salmonella or listeria, according to the FDA. A voluntary recall has been issued for TruPet “treat me crunchy beef delight” pet treats. The 2.5-ounce pet treats may be contaminated with salmonella, according to an advisory from the Food and Drug Administration on Friday. The treats were sold nationwide through online retailers chewy.com and trudog.com. Affected products show the number: “Lot # 20190514 13753,” according […]
Four brands of dog food under the JM Smucker Co. umbrella have been recalled after a Washington, D.C. TV station tested one of the brands and found traces of a euthanizing drug used on dogs, cats, and horses in 60% of the samples. The AP reports that shipments of cans of Gravy Train, Kibble ‘N Bits, Skippy, and Ol’ Roy wet food have been pulled back after pentobarbital was found in nine of the 15 cans of Gravy Train that WJLA tested. The station, […]
Panera Bread is recalling cream cheese products from its U.S. bakery cafes over fears of listeria contamination. The chain said it was issuing the voluntary recall “out of an abundance of caution” after samples of one of its cream cheese products from a single day of production showed a positive result for Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. Listeria contamination can cause fever and diarrhea and is particularly dangerous for pregnant women and their unborn children. In a statement, Panera Bread said it […]
Japanese air bag maker Takata is recalling an additional 3.3 million faulty air bag inflators as it expands the largest automotive recall in U.S. history.
Claire’s has recently opted to pull 17 makeup products for kids after they were reportedly found to contain asbestos. Last week, WJAR in Rhode Island reported that Kristi Warner, who works for a law firm, sent her 6-year-old daughter’s makeup set they purchased from Clarie’s to a lab for testing after becoming concerned of it’s ingredients. The results came back positive for tremolite asbestos. Exposure to asbestos material is linked to cancer, specifically mesothelioma, which is almost always fatal. “I physically sank,” […]
The Kroger Company has recalled six months’ worth of Comforts FOR BABY Purified Water with Fluoride Added after discovering mold in the product. Kroger, the largest grocery store chain in the country, tested the water after receiving customer complaints and found contamination by a species of mold called Talaromyces penicillium. In addition to the “hay fever-type” reaction to mold allergies, inhaling or touching mold spores “can irritate the eyes, skin, nose, throat, and lungs, even in people who aren’t allergic […]
Trader Joe’s has recalled some of its packaged poultry salads over concerns they may contain pieces of glass or hard plastic. In a statement, the chain of grocery stores said the salads potentially affected had the use-by dates 11/10 through to 11/21 and the USDA inspected code P-40299. “Products with different ‘inspected’ codes are produced in separate facilities and are not impacted by this potential concern,” the statement said. In Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and […]
Honda is recalling 900,000 Odyssey minivans after receiving 46 reports of injuries related to a problem that causes second-row seats to fall forward. The company announced the recall, which includes models from 2011 to 2017, on Saturday. 800,000 of the affected minivans were sold in the U.S. Honda is offering instructions on its website on how to correctly latch the seats to correct the safety issue. Click here for instructions on what to do if you own one of these […]
Trader Joe’s says it has recalled several packaged salads after a supplier said there may be shards of glass or hard plastic inside.