More than 20,000 children’s swimsuits are being recalled because snaps on them can pose a choking hazard if they detach. Other recalled consumer products include all-terrain vehicles and vaporizers.
Here’s a more detailed look:
DETAILS: Wave Zone one-piece, zip-back swimsuit for newborns, infants and toddlers. The swimsuits have a zipper on the back and four snaps on the bottom and were sold in four colors: blue and gray with a shark on the front; white and navy stripes with an anchor pattern; pink and teal with a strawberry on the front; pink arms with a multi-colored fish pattern. The swimsuits were sold in sizes: 0-3m, 3-6m, 6-9m, 12m, 18m, and 24m. “Wave Zone” and “Made in China” are printed on the inner collar. The tracking number located on the sewn-in label on the inner side seam is “NOV 2016 021-14328.” They were sold at Meijer stores in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin from January 2017 through July 2017.
WHY: The snaps on the swimsuit can detach, posing a choking hazard to the child.
INCIDENTS: 11 reports of the snaps detaching. No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 22,200.
FOR MORE: Call Meijer at 800-927-8699 anytime or visit www.meijer.com and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the page.
DETAILS: Firewood 4 vaporizers sold at Firewoodvapes.com from October 2016 through June 2017. The vaporizers measure 2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches tall by 7/8 inches thick and have a sliding battery compartment cover. The body and battery cover of the vaporizers are wooden and were sold finished or unfinished. The Firewood logo is printed on the bottom of the vaporizers.
WHY: An electrical short can occur in the vaporizer, posing a fire hazard.
INCIDENTS: One report of an electrical short that allowed the