Children's chairs, surge protectors among week's recalls


Children's chairs and swings are being recalled because they have fabric that contains excessive levels of lead. Surge protectors that pose a fire hazard are also among this week's recalled consumer products.

Here's a more detailed look:


DETAILS: Leisure Ways pink butterfly themed children's camp chairs, moon chairs, and swings. The chair and swings have a metal frame with large red butterfly images and other colorful images on the pink polyester fabric. "Distributed by: Far East Brokers and Consultants, Inc." and "Tracking # November/2015" are printed on the tracking label sewn into the seat of each chair. They were sold at Weis Markets, wholesale distributors, grocery and drug stores nationwide from January 2016 through April 2016.

WHY: The screen-printing on the fabric of the chairs and swings contains excessive levels of lead, which is a violation of the federal lead paint standard.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 6,000.

FOR MORE: Call Far East Brokers at 888-753-9040 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.fareastbrokers.com and click on "Product Recalls" at the right of the page for more information.


DETAILS: Three models of surge protectors, Idealist (360320), Idealist 2.4 (360321) and Agent (360322). The model number is located on the underside of the unit. The units have seven outlets and come in black or white. "360electrical" is printed on the front of the units. Recalled surge protectors do not have a single check mark engraved on the underside of the unit, right next to the model number. They were sold at B&H Photo stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and bhphotovideo.com from July 2015 through February 2016.

WHY: The surge protectors can short circuit when non-grounded plugs are connected, posing a shock or fire hazard.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 9,300 in the U.S. and about 1,000 in Canada.

FOR MORE: Call 360 Electrical at 844-827-4207 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or visit www.360electrical.com, hover over "Support" at the top of the page and click on "Warranty," then click on "Agent, Idealist and Idealist 2.4 RECALL INFO" for more information.


DETAILS: Four models of 2016 Focus Spine mountain bicycles. The Spine C (carbon) 0.0, Factory, Pro and SL were sold in three colors: black/white, grey/orange and green/light green/yellow. "Focus" is printed on the bicycle's down tube and "Spine" is printed on the top tube. They were sold at independent specialty bicycle stores nationwide from October 2015 through April 2016 for between $4,000 and $8,000.

WHY: The bicycle seatstay or linkage component parts used to connect the seat tube and rear axle dropouts can be incorrectly sized which can cause the frame to collapse, posing the risk of a fall to the rider.

INCIDENTS: One report of an incident in Switzerland. No injuries have been reported.

HOW MANY: About 80.

FOR MORE: Call Focus Bicycles at 877-753-4480 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit www.focus-bikes.com and click on "Spine Recall" for more information.


DETAILS: Hammerhead sleds, which were sold in blue, green, orange and yellow. The front handle bars have a steering system with polycarbonate skis. The rear HDPE skis are attached to the main aluminum frame. "Hammerhead Pro" is written on the top of the sled. They were sold at LL Bean, Yukon Charlie's nationwide and online at Amazon.com, EMS.com, LLBean.com, SharperImage.com and YukonCharlies.com from June 2014 to June 2016.

WHY: The front handle bar assembly can break, posing a crash hazard.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 4,200.

FOR MORE: Call Kwik Tek at 800-624-1297 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or visit yukoncharlies.com and click on "Warranty" in the upper right-hand corner for more information.


DETAILS: Bighorn P-20 handgun security safes. The gray and black safes are made out of metal, measure about 3.25 inches high by 12 inches wide by 10.5 inches deep and weigh about 15 pounds. The Bighorn logo in blue and a four-button, back-lit electronic key pad are located on the top of the safe. The handgun security safes have serial numbers 1412160001 through 1412163000 printed on a sticker on the right hand side. They were sold at Canyon Sports, Coastal Farm & Ranch, Dean Safes, High Noble Safe, Co., North River Customs and other stores nationwide from March 2015 through March 2016.

WHY: The handgun security safes can be opened without the use of a combination, allowing unauthorized access to a handgun and posing a serious risk of injury to children and others.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 400.

FOR MORE: Call Rhino Metals at 800-701-9128 ext. 5844 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, send email to techsupport@rhinosafe.com or visit www.rhinosafe.com and click on Recall Information at the center of the page for more information.


DETAILS: AR500 Armor Level III body armor, including chest plates, side plates and ABS panels. The black, steel-core body armor is rated for protection against rifle calibers up to 7.62X51 M80 Ball (.308) at 2,800 feet per second. AR500 Armor is printed on a white label on the back side of the armor. Only AR500 Level III body armor with the manufacture date code of February 2016 and March 2016 are included in the recall. They were sold at AR500 Armor dealers and directly to customers and online at www.ar500armor.com from February 2016 through March 2016.

WHY: The body armor can fail to meet performance requirements for Level III body armor, allowing a bullet to penetrate, and pose a risk of gunshot injury or death.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 10,000.

FOR MORE: Call AR500 Armor at 844-887-8824 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, send email to support@AR500armor.com or visit www.ar500armor.com and click on "Safety Recall" for more information.