All Fiscal Year 1988 Recalls

A complete list of all product recalls from fiscal year 1988.
  • December 28, 1988

    New Infant Strangulation Prompts Second Recall Of Child Enclosures

    Another infant strangulation in Pennsylvania involving an expandable wooden enclosure has prompted the U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission to issue a second recall notice for old accordion style enclosures which have been involved in at least seventeen incidents resulting in four deaths.

  • December 28, 1988

    Kellogg Company Voluntarily Recalls Two Toy Premiums

    In cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Kellogg Company announced today that it is voluntarily recalling two promotional toys, "Cool Flute" and "Binoculars," packaged in some of its products because they fail to comply with CPSC's small parts regulations.

  • December 28, 1988

    CPSC Wants "Monster" Ride Inspected For Defects

    After a preliminary investigation of an amusement park accident that killed one person and injured at least six others at the Broward County, Florida Fair in November 1988, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has asked owners and operators of all "Monster" amusement rides nationwide to undertake immediate metallurgical inspections of the ride to protect the public.

  • December 20, 1988

    Acme Premium Supply Corp. Recalls Plastic Racing Cars, Jetplanes and Speedcycles

     In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Acme Premium Supply-Corp. of St. Louis, Missouri today announced the voluntary recall of Plastic Racing Cars item C805, Plastic Jetplanes item C822 and Plastic Speedcycle item C900 which were distributed as prizes at carnivals and fairs. Each item is contained in a package indicating that it is not recommended for children under three years of age. On all three toys, the small wheels may present a potential choking hazard for young children.

  • December 20, 1988

    Choking Hazards Prompt Recall Of Imported Toys

    Lil Mort Sales of Chicago, Illinois is voluntarily recalling six small wind-up toys and klacker balls because they pose potential hazards to young children consumers.

  • December 20, 1988

    Safety Pin Rattle Recalled as Potential Choking Hazard

    A Safety Pin Rattle is being voluntarily recalled by Fiber-Craft Materials Corp. of Niles, Illinois, because it presents a possible choking hazard to infants and young children. Sold in craft stores, the rattles were marketed as decorations.

  • December 16, 1988

    Century Recalling E-Z Go Strollers

    Century Products Company, of Macedonia, Ohio voluntarily recalled some 14,600 umbrella strollers to correct mechanical problems.

  • December 16, 1988

    Consumers Were Urged To Replace Horn On Century Roadster Walker

    In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and the New York State Attorney General's Office, Century Products Company Macedonia, Ohio were offering a redesigned replacement horn for its Century Roadster Walker. 

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