Many ranchers, hunters and ATV enthusiasts enjoy four wheeler ATVs around Colorado’s Rocky Mountains…many may even be purchasing a new one during the Christmas season. But if you’ve purchased certain Polaris models, you may need to make a trip back to the dealer after a recall of 8,500 Polaris four wheeler ATVs were recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Issued two days Continue Reading
Product Recalls & Safety
Defective consumer products, foods, toys and other products pose a serious danger to adults and children. Now more than ever before, we hear stories of people being seriously injured due to food-related illness, faulty children’s toys and other defective products.
Continue browsing to learn about recent product recalls and your legal rights if you or a loved one are harmed due to the negligence of a manufacturer or another person.
In a follow up of sorts to a prior story, Toyota announced it has worked out an agreement with federal regulators to replace 3.8 million gas pedals that were getting stuck under floor mats and causing drivers to lose control of the vehicle. The company will shorten gas pedals on some models and reconfigure the floor surface beneath gas pedals on 2005-2010 Avalons and 2007-2010 Camrys and Lexus Continue Reading
Reports of drop sides separating from baby cribs and posing dangers of suffocation and entrapment have been pretty common over the last few years. Several recalls of various drop-side cribs have been announced by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission just this year. Last Monday, the largest one yet was announced by the CPSC and its counterpart in Canada – 2.1 million drop-side cribs Continue Reading
Here’s another recall that potentially affects Colorado residents, particularly rural ones. We’ve seen a big snowstorm already and it’s not even winter yet! So, a snowmobile recall is definitely something Colorado residents need to know about. Last Wednesday, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall for 3,000 Arctic Cat Snowmobiles due to fires caused by oil leaking into the Continue Reading
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