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Food, Consumer Product, and Vehicle Recalls 2020

By March 26, 2020Product Liability

Even if you haven’t been injured by a product, it’s best to keep up-to-date with the most current product recalls. For your convenience, we’ve compiled the latest food, consumer product, and vehicle recalls in one place. We update this list often, so be sure to check back in periodically for new recall notices.

Food Recalls

Food products may be recalled by food producers or by government agencies if deemed a health risk for consumers. Food recalls happen for a variety of reasons, but the most common include:

  • Presence of bacteria or organisms
  • Presence of foreign objects
  • Incorrectly labeled products

Below are the latest recalled food products. For additional information, readers should visit foodsafety.gov.

Recall Date
Company
Details
Mar 16, 2020Raw Seafoods, Inc.Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Wheat in Wegmans Brand Oven Safe Salmon Teriyaki and Oven Safe Ginger Salmon
Mar 13, 2020Sushi EbiRecall Issued for Cooked Butterfly Tail-On Whiteleg Shrimp
Mar 13, 2020Winco Foods, Llc.Recalls Frozen Blackberries and Frozen Berry Medley Because of Possible Health Risk
Mar 11, 2020Pero Family Farms Food Co.Issues Alert on Undeclared Egg and Milk Allergens in Zucchini Trays
Mar 9, 2020Sun Hong Foods, Inc.Recalls Enoki Mushroom Because of Possible Health Risk
Mar 5, 2020Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc.Announces Voluntary Limited Recall of H-E-B-branded Tuscan Herb Salad Kit Due to Undeclared Allergens
Mar 4, 2020Stonewall KitchenRecalls a Limited Amount of Mislabeled Ghost Pepper Salsa which contains Ghost Pepper Queso
Mar 3, 2020Vita Food ProductsIssues Voluntary Recall of Mislabeled Vita Wild Herring Wine Sauce Containing Undeclared Milk
Mar 2, 2020 New Capstone, Inc.Issues Allergy Alert on Restructure Vanilla Protein Powder Due to Undeclared Milk
Feb 25, 2020Choice Products USA, LLCIssues an Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Premier Choice 3 lb. Tub Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Ordered Through Online Ordering
Feb 19, 2020Natural GrocersNatural Grocers Issues Recall on Dark Chocolate Peanut Clusters
Feb 19, 2020Natural GrocersNatural Grocers Issues Recall on Dark Chocolate Almond Clusters
Feb 13, 2020CJ FoodsVoluntarily Recalls Annie Chun’s Japanese-Style Teriyaki Noodle Bowls Due To Undeclared Peanuts
Feb 13, 2020Gourmet International and Butlers ChocolatesIssue Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Butlers Irish Whiskey Dark Chocolate 3.5 oz Tablet Bar
Feb 8, 2020Family Traditions Meat CompanyRecalls Ready-to-Eat Meat Stick Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen
Jan 29, 2020Astrochef LLC.Recalls Pepperoni Stuffed Pizza Sandwich Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
Jan 24, 2020Golden Pearl Trading CorporationRecalls Ready to Eat Imported Siluriformes Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection
Jan 24, 2020Amity Packing Company Inc.Recalls Raw Ground Beef Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination
Jan 10, 2020Culinary International, LLCRecalls Chicken Burrito Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
Jan 3, 2020Kettle Cuisine Midco, LLC

Recalls Ready-To-Eat Soup Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

 

Consumer Product Recalls

Product recalls are issued if it’s discovered that the product has any defects that could harm consumers. Below we’ve gathered the latest product recalls, but consumers should also visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s website for more information.

Below are the most current consumer product recall notices.

Recall Date
Company
Details
Mar 12, 2020Yamaha Guitar GroupRecalls Digital Wireless Equipment for Electric Guitars Due to Fire and Injury Hazards
Mar 12, 2020Kichler LightingRecalls Ceiling Fans Due to Injury Hazard
Mar 12, 2020Homestar RecallsRecalls Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards
Mar 5, 2020ECHORecalls Backpack Blowers and Replacement Shoulder Straps Due to Laceration and Impact Hazards
Mar 5, 2020Joules USARecalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard
Mar 5, 2020RHRecalls Floor Lamps Due to Fire Hazard
Mar 4, 2020IKEARecalls KULLEN 3-Drawer Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; Consumers Urged to Anchor Chests or Return for Refund
Feb 27, 2020WhalenWhalen Recalls Bayside Furnishings 9-Piece Dining Sets Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Costco
Feb 27, 2020Lennox IndustriesFeb 27, 2020 – Lennox Industries Recalls Ductless Heat Pumps Due to Fire Hazard
Feb 27, 2020Just BlanksChildren’s Nightgowns Recalled by Ishtex Textile Products Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard
Feb 27, 2020Step2Recalls Children’s Grocery Shopping Carts Due to Laceration Hazard
Feb 26, 2020SafaviehRecalls Chests of Drawers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards
Feb 26, 2020Home DepotRecalls 4-Drawer Whitewash Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards
Feb 20, 2020BrowningRecalls Pistol Holsters Due to Injury Hazard
Feb 20, 2020KolcraftRecalls Inclined Sleeper Accessory Included with Cuddle n Care and Preferred Position 2-in-1 Bassinets & Incline Sleepers to Prevent Risk of Suffocation
Feb 19, 2020ContigoRecall of 5.7 Million Kids Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard; Additional Incidents with Replacement Lids Provided in Previous Recall
Feb 13, 2020Fanim IndustriesRecalls Harbor Breeze Santa Ana Ceiling Fan Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Lowes Stores
Feb 13, 2020Textron Specialized VehiclesRecalls Gas-Powered Golf, PTV, Utility and Shuttle Off-Road Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard
Feb 13, 2020YamahaRecalls Golf Cars Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
Feb 6, 2020Rooms To GoRecalls Patmos Chaise Lounge Chairs Due to Violation of Federal Lead Paint Ban
Feb 6, 2020RawlingsRecalls Catcher’s Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury
Feb 6, 2020InfantinoRecalls Infant Carriers Due to Fall Hazard
Feb 6, 2020Country Home ProductsRecalls DR Walk Behind Leaf Blowers Due to Projectile Hazard
Feb 6, 2020JuratoysJuratoys Recalls Bead Maze Toys Due to Choking Hazard
Feb 6, 2020Star Water SystemsRecalls Sump Pumps Due to Fire Hazard
Feb 6, 2020Sun OrganicRecalls Wintergreen Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirements; Risk of Poisoning
Jan 30, 2020K-ApparelRecalls Children’s Lounge Pants Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard
Jan 30, 2020Bobcat CompanyRecalls Utility Vehicles (UTVs) Due to Collision and Crash Hazard
Jan 30, 2020PolarisRecalls Pro XD Utility Vehicles Due to Collision and Crash Hazards
Jan 30, 2020PolarisRecalls Brutus Utility Vehicles (UTVs) Due to Collision and crash Hazard
Jan 30, 2020Pier 1Recalls Brennon Collection Desk Chairs Due to Fall and Injury Hazards
Jan 29, 2020Summer InfantRecalls SwaddleMe By Your Bed Inclined Sleepers to Prevent Risk of Suffocation
Jan 29, 2020GracoRecalls Little Lounger Rocking Seats to Prevent Risk of Suffocation
Jan 29, 2020Delta Enterprises Corp.Recalls Incline Sleeper with Adjustable Feeding Position for Newborns to Prevent Risk of Suffocation
Jan 29, 2020EvenfloRecalls Pillo Portable Napper Inclined Sleepers to Prevent Risk of Suffocation
Jan 23, 2020PCNARecalls Power Banks Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Jan 23, 2020STIHLRecalls Pressure Washers Due to Injury Hazard
Jan 23, 2020VarideskRecalls Stand2Learn Stools Due to Fall Hazard
Jan 16, 2020Baby TrendRecalls Tango Mini Strollers Due to Fall Hazard
Jan 14, 2020The Thompson’s CompanyRecalls Aerosol Waterproofing Wood and Masonry Protectors Due to Fire Hazard
Jan 9, 2020Libbey GlassRecalls Milk Bottles Due to Laceration Hazard
Jan 9, 2020Thesaurus Global MarketingRecalls Tricycles Due to Violation of Federal Lead Paint Ban; Risk of Poisoning; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.com
Jan 9, 2020Boston Warehouse Trading Corp.Recalls Holiday Travel Mugs Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Meijer Stores

 

Vehicle Recalls

Vehicles or vehicle parts may be recalled if the vehicle poses an increased risk for accidents or injuries for occupants. Below we’ve listed the latest vehicle recalls. For additional information regarding specific recalls, consumers should visit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website.

Below are the most recent vehicle and vehicle parts recalls.

Recall Date
Company
Details
Mar 9, 2020FordFord Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Ranger vehicles previously repaired under recall 19V-726. The service replacement Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) blower motor that was installed may have an improper clearance between an electrical terminal and the conductive base plate that may result in a resistive electrical short.
Mar 9, 2020Hyundai2020 Hyundai Sonata: Recall Alert. The tire pressure label inside the driver’s door and the owner’s manual state an incorrect tire size, which may mislead the owner to install the wrong tire size, potentially affecting vehicle handling and increasing the risk of a crash.
Mar 6, 2020Arcimoto Inc.Arcimoto is recalling certain 2019-2020 FUV motorcycles. The traction-power harnesses large-gauge cable-lugs may be uncrimped or improperly crimped.
Mar 4, 2020Lexus and Toyota2013-2019 Lexus and Toyota Cars: Recall Alert. A fuel pump may stop operating, which may cause warning lights and messages to be displayed on the instrument panel and the engine to run rough, possibly resulting in a vehicle stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Mar 4, 2020Hyundai2013-2014 Hyundai Sonata: Recall Alert. The low-pressure fuel hose that connects the low-pressure fuel pump to the direct-injection fuel pump may crack over time due to heat generated within the engine compartment, increasing the risk of a fire.
Mar 3, 2020Daimler Trucks North America LLCDaimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner HDX, EFX, and C2 school buses equipped with air disc brakes.
Mar 3, 2020Daimler Trucks North America LLCDaimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Freightliner 108SD, 114SD, Cascadia, Business Class M2, Western Star 4700 and 5700, Freightliner Custom Chassis S2, Custom Chassis XB, and Custom Chassis XC vehicles equipped with air disc brakes. The brake caliper mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened.
Mar 3, 2020ChryslerChrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2020 Jeep Wrangler and 2020 Gladiator vehicles equipped with manual transmissions. The clutch pressure plate may overheat and fracture.
Mar 3, 2020BMW2014-2019 BMW M6 Gran Coupe: Recall Alert. The third brake light may become loose and allow the light to detach from the car, no longer providing the required lighting to the following traffic or becoming a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Mar 3, 2020Mercedes-Benz2019-2020 Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-AMG G-Class: Recall Alert. An electrical resistor within the differential locking module may malfunction, interrupting communication between the control unit and the differential locking actuator, possibly resulting in the deactivation of the electronic stability program and antilock brake system while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.
Mar 3, 2020Mercedes-Benz2020-2021 Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Maybach Cars and SUVs: Recall Alert. The instrument cluster software may deactivate the illumination of certain interior switches (switch bar, overhead control unit, steering wheel) if the hazard lights are turned on and the ignition switch is in the off position, which may make them more difficult to find and operate, increasing the risk of a crash.
Mar 3, 2020BMW2020 BMW X6: Recall Alert. The rear spoiler may detach, which can become a road hazard while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.
Mar 2, 2020Jaguar2010 Jaguar XF: Recall Alert. The fuel tank outlet flange may crack, allowing fuel to leak that, in the presence of an ignition source, may increase the risk of a fire.
Feb 28, 2020Pierce ManufacturingPierce is recalling certain 2019-2020 Arrow XT, Enforcer, Impel, and Velocity Emergency fire emergency vehicles built with a 107 foot or 110-foot aerial device.
Feb 28, 2020Audi2016-2019 Audi TT: Recall Alert. In the event of a crash, the fuel tank may become damaged by the fuel tank heat shield bracket, leaking fuel and increasing the risk of a fire.
Feb 27, 2020M H EBYM H EBY is recalling certain 2017-2020 EBY Truck Body dump vehicles. The cotter pin that secures the hoist cylinder may detach possibly causing the dump body to fall unexpectedly.
Feb 27, 2020Keystone RV CompanyKeystone is recalling certain 2020 Bullet 34RI trailers equipped with overhead cabinets across the rear wall. The trailers may be missing an egress window in the main living area, preventing passenger exit in the event of an emergency.
Feb 27, 2020General Motors LLCGeneral Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 vehicles. The bolts used to attach the front and/or rear brake calipers may have not been heat-treated and may break under load.
Feb 27, 2020Porsche2015-2018 Porsche Macan: Recall Alert. The fuel pump service cover may contact the flow nozzle on the filter flange of the fuel pump, potentially causing cracks and a fuel leak that, in the presence of an ignition source, may increase the risk of a fire.
Feb 27, 2020Audi2019 Audi Q7: Recall Alert. The side curtain airbags may not properly inflate in a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Feb 27, 2020Kia2011-12 Kia Sedona: Recall Alert. The fuel rail may crack from exposure to heat generated within the engine compartment, resulting in a fuel leak and increasing the risk of fire.
Feb 27, 2020Kia2013-2014 Kia Optima: Recall Alert. The low-pressure fuel hose may deteriorate and crack over time due to heat generated within the engine compartment, which may lead to a fuel leak, increasing the risk of a fire.
Feb 26, 2020Daimler Trucks North America LLCDaimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2020 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses configured with a specific Switch Hub Module (part numbers 204803 and 216434) combined with a 500k Bulk Head Module and a certain 3-position momentary switch warning light package. The Switch Hub Module (SHM) that controls the exterior warning lights and stop sign may fail, resulting in deactivation of the red warning lights, stop sign and system indicator.
Feb 26, 2020Custom Fire Apparatus, Inc.Custom Fire Apparatus, Inc. (Custom Fire) is recalling one2017 In Side Mount Pumper vehicle equipped with a Smart Foam 6.5-12 system. The foam pump system can overheat and fail, causing fire fighting foam chemicals to be unavailable to fight a fire.
Feb 26, 2020Nissan North America, Inc.Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2020 Versa vehicles. Due to a manufacturing issue, the fuel tank wall thickness may be insufficient, potentially causing a small hole in the tank seam area.
Feb 25, 2020Daimler Vans USA, LLCDaimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles. The steering column casing cover may have not been installed, allowing the steering column area to be exposed.
Feb 25, 2020Ford2015-2016 Ford F-150: Recall Alert. Depending on the heater element location, some trucks may have cables with insufficient heat protection and incorrect length. Prolonged exposure to high temperatures can cause a resistive short, inoperative engine block heater or tripping of household breakers or GFCI-equipped outlets while the truck is parked and the block heater is plugged in.
Feb 25, 2020Ford2018-2020 Ford F-150: Recall Alert. When the daytime running lamps on affected vehicles are illuminated and the master lighting switch is manually rotated from the auto lamp position to the headlamp-on (low-beam) position, the daytime running lights remain activated instead of dimming to parking lamp intensity, reducing the visibility of other drivers and increasing the risk of a crash.
Feb 24, 2020HME, Inc.HME, Inc. (HME) is recalling certain 2016-2020 AF1, 1871 and SFO emergency vehicles. The fuse box may be missing an O-Ring seal, potentially allowing moisture or contaminants into the fuse box.
Feb 21, 2020CHTC Bus GroupCHTC Bus Group (CHTC) is recalling certain 2016-2018 HT-35 and HT-45 buses equipped with ADA wheelchair platform lifts. The lift devices have not completed the compliance certification process. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) numbers 403, “Platform Lift Devices” and 404, “Platform Lift Installations.”
Feb 21, 2020Terex South Dakota, IncTerex South Dakota, Inc. (Terex) is recalling certain 2014-2019 TM bucket/boom trucks. The limit switch was installed upside down and does not stop the platform level movement if the platform level exceeds 15 degrees.
Feb 20, 2020Kia2006-2010 Kia Sedona, Sorento: Recall Alert. Moisture may enter the antilock brake system module and result in an electrical short, which may cause an engine compartment fire even when the vehicle is turned off, increasing the risk of an injury.
Feb 17, 2020Mercedes-Benz2020 Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-AMG Cars and SUVs: Recall Alert. An electrical circuit inside the eCall emergency call system communication module may be damaged, potentially relaying an inaccurate vehicle location that may delay emergency responders, increasing the risk of injury.
Feb 14, 2020Tesla2015-2016 Tesla Model X: Recall Alert. The aluminum bolts that attach the power steering gear assist motor to the gear housing may corrode and fracture, causing a reduction or complete loss of power steering assist and increasing the risk of a crash.
Feb 13, 2020Honda2020 Honda Passport, Pilot: Recall Alert. The certification label may have been printed with ink that can be wiped away with a solvent, removing the gross axle weight rating and gross vehicle weight rating information, increasing the risk of overloading and a crash.
Feb 12, 2020Ford2013-2018 Ford Flex, Taurus, Lincoln MKT: Recall Alert. Affected vehicles exposed to frequent full rear suspension articulation (jounce and rebound) may experience a fractured rear suspension toe link, increasing the risk of a crash.
Feb 12, 2020Honda2018-2020 Honda Odyssey: Recall Alert. The wire harness leading to the third-row accessory power outlet may have been damaged when the interior panel covering the harness was installed, pinching it between the panel and the metal vehicle body. If the wire harness was damaged, a short circuit can occur, heating the plastic harness cover and increasing the risk of a fire.
Feb 11, 2020Mazda2016 Mazda CX-5: Recall Alert. LED daytime running lights may flicker or fail to illuminate while driving.
Feb 11, 2020BMW2020 BMW X7: Recall Alert. The rear reflex reflectors may not reflect an adequate amount of light, decreasing the vehicle’s visibility to other drivers and increasing the risk of a crash.
Feb 10, 2020Chevrolet2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500: Recall Alert. Affected trucks received updated software for the electronic brake control module that has an error that may disable the electronic brake assist, increasing the risk of a crash.
Feb 7, 2020Lexus and Toyota44,000 2019-20 Lexus and Toyota Cars and SUVs: Recall Alert. An engine block was manufactured incorrectly, which may cause coolant to leak during normal engine operation. This can lead to engine noise, engine smoke, warning lights or a malfunction indicator illumination, an audible chime sounding, possible engine overheating and possible internal mechanical engine damage, increasing the risk of a stall and a crash. For both hybrid and conventional gas vehicles, the mechanical engine damage could also cause engine oil to leak, which in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of fire.
Feb 7, 2020Hyundai2006-2011 Hyundai Elantra, Elantra Touring: Recall Alert. Moisture may enter the antilock brake system module and result in an electrical short, which may cause an engine compartment fire even when the car is turned off, increasing the risk of injury.
Feb 7, 2020Dodge2019-2020 Dodge Ram 2500, 3500: Recall Alert. A build-up of pressure and heat inside the transmission may result in a transmission fluid leak from the dipstick tube, which may contact the turbocharger or another ignition source within the engine compartment, increasing the risk of a fire.
Feb 6, 2020Audi1998-2001 Audi A4, A6, A8, and TT: Recall Alert. Manufactured without appropriate seals, front driver-side Takata airbag inflators with non-azide propellant, or NADI, may allow air and moisture to leak into the inflators over an extended period, causing propellant degradation and an abnormal deployment in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Feb 5, 2020 Mercedes-Benz2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG E-Class, S-Class, G-Class, and GT63: Recall Alert. The oil feed line to the turbocharger may leak, which in the presence of an ignition source such as hot engine or exhaust components can increase the risk of a fire.
Feb 4, 2020Jeep2020 Jeep Wrangler: Recall Alert. The left-side lower control arm bracket and weld may not be correctly positioned, potentially allowing the lower control arm to separate from the axle and increasing the risk of a crash.
Jan 30, 2020Cadillac2014-2015 Cadillac CTS: Recall Alert. The roll pins in the rear-axle differential may fracture, increasing the risk of a crash.
Jan 30, 2020Pontiac2003-2004 Pontiac Vibe: Recall Alert. The replacement airbag may not unfold as designed during inflation in high-temperature conditions, possibly resulting in the airbag not inflating properly, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Jan 23, 2020Hyundai2020 Hyundai Kona: Recall Alert. The certification label may indicate an incorrect gross axle weight rating, which could result in the SUV being overloaded, increasing the risk of a crash.
Jan 22, 2020Toyota2.9 Million Toyota Cars and Hybrids: Recall Alert. During certain crashes, the airbag electronic control unit may malfunction, possibly disabling the deployment of the airbags and/or seat belt pretensioners and increasing the risk of injury.
Jan 22, 2020Toyota139,000 Toyota Cars, SUVs and EVs: Recall Alert. Manufactured without appropriate seals, front driver-side Takata airbag inflators with non-azide propellant, or NADI, may allow air and moisture to leak into the inflators over an extended period, causing propellant degradation and an abnormal deployment in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Jan 21, 2020Acura and Honda2.4 Million Acura and Honda Cars, SUVs, Minivans: Recall Alert. Manufactured without appropriate seals, airbag inflators with non-azide propellant, or NADI, may allow air and moisture to leak into the inflators over an extended period, causing propellant degradation.
Jan 14, 2020Lexus and Toyota2018-2019 Lexus, Toyota Cars, Minivans, Pickup Trucks and SUVs: Recall Alert. A fuel pump may stop operating, which may cause warning lights and messages to be displayed on the instrument panel and the engine to run rough, possibly resulting in a vehicle stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Jan 6, 2020 Mercedes-Benz2001-2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, CLK, CLS, E-Class: Recall Alert. The bonding between the glass panel and the sliding roof frame may deteriorate, possibly resulting in the glass panel detaching from the car and becoming a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Jan 3, 2020BMW2019-2020 BMW 3 Series: Recall Alert. The outboard rear seat belt pretensioners may not lock as intended during a crash, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

 

What Should I Do If I Own A Recalled Product?

If you possess a recalled product, there are a few steps that should be followed.

  • Heed the recall notice – If you discover that a product that you own has been recalled, find and read the official recall notice. The recall notice will provide additional details about why a product has been recalled and instructions for the next steps you should take. 
  • Contact the producer – The recall notice may prompt you to get in contact with the product’s producer. Contact the producer to start the process of getting a replacement product or refund. 
  • Dispose of the product – Typically, those who own recalled food items and products that cannot be repaired are instructed to dispose of the item. Properly dispose of the item, and if it was a food product, thoroughly clean any surface the item came in contact with. 
  • Send the product for repairs – You may be entitled to free repairs. If prompted, you will either need to mail the product back to the producer or bring the product to a designated repair shop. Contact the manufacturer for specific instructions.

What Should I Do If I’ve Been Injured By A Recalled Product?

The first thing you should do if you’ve been injured, whether by a recalled product or not, is to seek appropriate medical attention. This will not only ensure that you receive the proper diagnosis and treatment, but also medical records for evidence. 

If you’ve been injured by a product and already sought the appropriate medical attention, research to see if an official recall has been issued for that product. Bookmark this list to easily find the most current recalls and visit the resources linked to throughout to learn additional information. 

If you’ve been injured by a defective product, you are entitled to fair compensation. To ensure appropriate compensation, it’s best to seek legal advice. A product defect lawyer is an excellent resource for discussing your options and vital for handling your case. 

If you’ve been injured by a defective product in Texas, contact DC Law. Our attorneys are experienced in product defect and liability cases and will work to make sure you get the justice you deserve.