Recalls And Warnings

ATVs, hunting knives, Paw Patrol toys recalled due to injury risk

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - BRP is recalling several models of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the dynamic power steering shaft can break on 2017 Can-Am Outlander and Outlander Max ATVs, posing a crash hazard to riders.

BRP has received 13 reports of broken steering shafts. No injuries have been reported to date.

The recalled ATVs were sold in multiple colors from June 2016 through Dec. 2017 for between $6,000 and $9,750.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a BRP Can-Am ATV dealer for a free repair. 

Consumers can reach BRP online or at 888-272-9222 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Sunday.

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L.L. Bean is recalling hundreds of Allagash fixed blade hunting knives because the blade can cut through the protective leather sheath.

L.L.Bean has received three incident reports, which included minor cuts to consumers' hands, according to the CPSC.

The recalled knives were sold from Aug. 2017 to Feb. 2018 for about $90.

Consumers should immediately stop using the knife, store it in a safe area out of the reach of children, and contact L.L.Bean for a free replacement sheath.

L.L.Bean can be reached online or at 800-555-9717 daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET.

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Spirit Halloween is recalling 20,000 Nickelodeon Paw Patrol hats that were sold with flashlights.

According to the CPSC, the batteries in the flashlight can overheat, which could lead to burns or fires. No injuries have been reported to date.

The recall includes flashlights with SKU 01292093 and date codes 1703RY01, 1603RY01, and 1503RY01.

Consumers should immediately take the flashlight away from children, remove the batteries and throw it away.

Spirit Halloween is offering full refunds. Customers will be asked to provide a photo of the tag located under the ear in the hat.

Spirit Halloween can be reached via email (guestservices@spirithalloween.com) or at 866-586-0155 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.


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