PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Thousands of products have been recalled this week because they pose serious risks, including lacerations, choking, and even mold, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Build-A-Bear is recalling more than 34,000 Starbrights Dragon stuffed animals. According to the company, the satin seams of the toy can open, allowing the stuffing material to be exposed – posing a choking hazard.
Starbrights Dragon is covered in blue, furry fabric. Consumers should take the toys away from their children and return them to any Build-A-Bear Workshop for a coupon for any stuffed animal. The recalled animals were sold between April 2015 and August 2015.
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L.L. Bean is recalling hunting knives that come with a sheath. According to the company, the knife can cut through the sheath, posing a laceration hazard.
The recall includes the L.L. Bean GTO Hunting Knife with product ID number 296435. Consumers should stop using the knives and contact the company for a free replacement. The recalled knives were sold at L.L. Bean locations nationwide from June 2015 through September 2015.
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Close to 60,000 gaming headsets are being recalled by Turtle Beach due to the risk of exposure to mold.
Mole spores were found on the headsets, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections.
The recall involves 2015 Ear Force XO Four Stealth gaming headsets.
Consumers should immediately place the headsets in a plastic bag with the original packaging and contact the company for instructions on how to return for a free replacement.