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Fireworks Recalled By American Promotional Events Due to Burn and Injury Hazards

  • TNT Red, White, & Blue smoke fireworks
  • The TNT logo, “Red, White, & Blue Smoke” and UPC number 027736036561 appear on the packing
Name of Product:
TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks
Hazard:

The fireworks can explode unexpectedly after being lit, posing burn and injury hazards to consumers.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall Date:
June 27, 2017
Units:
36,100
Consumer Contact

American Promotional Events at 800-243-1189 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday; email at info@tntfireworks.com or online at www.tntfireworks.com  and click on Product Recall at the bottom right-hand corner of the page.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks.  The recalled fireworks are pyrotechnic devices that make smoke when lit. They were sold in a bag containing three canisters: one red, one blue and one white. Each colored smoke firework is a cardboard cylinder tube that measures about 1 inch in diameter and 5 inches long. The TNT logo, “Red, White & Blue Smoke” and UPC number 027736036561 appear on the packaging.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fireworks and contact America Promotional Events for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

American Promotional Events has received three incident reports, resulting in three people suffering burn injuries. No property damage has been reported.

Albertsons, Kroger, Meijer, Target, Wal-Mart and other retailers in Illinois, Ohio, Vermont and Wisconsin from May 2017 through June 2017 about $5.

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
17-181
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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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