The latest recalls from the Consumer Product Safety Commission include Kohl's 3-wick Sonoma candles, Ring Video Doorbells, Fire Pit Tables from Big Lots and more.

Kohls Sonoma Candles Recall

Name of product:
SONOMA Goods For Life branded three-wick candles.

Hazard:
The candle’s high flames can ignite the surface of the wax or cause the glass to break, posing fire and burn hazards.

Remedy:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles and return them to the nearest Kohl’s store. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund and consumers without a receipt will receive a store credit.

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Ring Doorbells - recall

Name of product:
Ring Video Doorbells (2nd Generation) - This recall involves Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation), model number 5UM5E5 smart doorbell cameras. The video doorbells have a blue ring at the front and come in two colors: “satin nickel” (black and silver) and “venetian bronze” (black and bronze). They were sold with a mounting bracket and a USB charging cable. The two-way audio doorbell can be hardwired or battery-powered and supports night vision. The Ring logo is printed on the bottom front of the doorbell and the model and S/N are on a label on the back of the doorbell and the outer packaging. Consumers can determine if their doorbell is included in this recall by entering the doorbell’s serial number at http://support.ring.com/ring-2nd-gen-recall. Only Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation) models with certain serial numbers are included.

Hazard:
The video doorbell’s battery can overheat when the incorrect screws are used for installation, posing fire and burn hazards.

Remedy:
Consumers should immediately stop installing the recalled video doorbells and contact Ring for revised installation instructions or download them here. Consumers can check if their video doorbell is part of this recall through Ring’s website or app.

A Ring Spokesperson contacted us in regard to the item in question and asked if we would post this "On the Record" statement by the company, we are more than happy to:

The safety of our customers is our top priority. We have and continue to work cooperatively with the CPSC on this issue, and have contacted customers who purchased a Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Gen) to ensure they received the updated user manual and follow the device installation instructions. Customers do not need to return their devices. 

On Background

  • Customers do not need to return their devices. They should function as intended when properly installed.

  • We have emailed known customers who own a Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Gen) to ensure they are following the installation instructions properly.

  • We have pursued a voluntary recall in full cooperation with the CPSC and Health Canada with the remedy of an updated instruction manual. Customers can also visit the CPSC or Health Canada websites for more information.

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Big Lots Fire Pit Tables - Recall

Name of product:
Oakmont LP fire pit tables 
This recall involves Sunjoy’s Oakmont LP fire pit tables. The natural tile, square fire pit tables measure about 38 inches wide, 38 inches deep and 25.6 inches high. They have a powder-coated steel frame with an all-weather wicker base that conceals a 20 lb. liquid propane (LP) tank. The tables operate with push-button ignition and have an adjustable flame with a steel burner cover included.

Hazard:
An incorrectly installed burner kit hose can melt and ignite, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Consumers should immediately stop using the fire pit tables and contact Sunjoy to receive a free replacement burner kit and installation instructions.

Click here for complete details.

Other recalls this week:

Quality Bicycle Products Recalls Salsa Cycles Cutthroat Bicycles Due To Injury Hazard: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Quality-Bicycle-Products-Recalls-Salsa-Cycles-Cutthroat-Bicycles-Due-To-Injury-Hazard

Arena North America Recalls Swim Snorkels Due to Choking Hazard: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Arena-North-America-Recalls-Swim-Snorkels-Due-to-Choking-Hazard

Bolek’s Craft Supplys Recalls Wintergreen Essential Oil Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Boleks-Craft-Supplys-Recalls-Wintergreen-Essential-Oil-Due-to-Failure-to-Meet-Child-Resistant-Packaging-Requirement-Risk-of-Poisoning

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