Linear expands recall of PERS transmitter

June 20, 2014—The batteries that were used in the transmitter might fail to emit a low-battery warning, which could lead the user to believe that the transmitter is functioning properly even when it isn’t.

Hamilton Beach recalls its baby-food processor on small-parts hazard

May 28, 2014—Hamilton Beach recalled its bébé All-in-One Baby Food Maker, because use of the food processor’s slicing/shredding disc with the motor shaft adapter can cause the stainless steel pin in the lid of the food bowl to loosen and fall into processed food.

Runway Global recalls coat on entanglement hazard

May 9, 2014—Runway Global recalled its girls’ Sugarfly Peacoat, because the drawstring tie that’s sewn into the side seam at the waist could become snagged or caught in small spaces or vehicle doors.

Ikea expands lamp recall

April 29, 2014—Ikea expanded its recall of wall-mounted lamps, because children can get entangled in the electrical cord that hangs from the lamp, which poses a strangulation hazard.