Recall Roundup: Resistance training equipment, children’s pajamas, and candles

Posted at 4:28 AM, Jan 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-01-12 04:46:28-05

BETHESDA, Md. –The Consumer Product Safety Commission recently announced the recalls of several products, including a certain brand of resistance trainers, as well as specific children’s pajamas, and an expansion on a previous candle recall.

Below is the information on these recent recalls.

Recalled Resistance Trainer

Recalled Resistance Trainer

SKLZ Recoil 360™ All-Position Resistance Trainers — A weld on a ring on the resistance trainer’s belt can break during use and cause the resistance trainer’s flexible cord to quickly and unexpectedly retract and hit an exercise partner who is holding the other end.  About 52,000 units are impacted.  The firm has received three reports of the weld on the resistance trainer breaking and resulting in serious injuries.  You can contact the manufacturer for a free replacement, toll-free at (877) 225-7275 or online at and click on “Product Recall: Recoil 360TM” at the bottom of the page.  Click here for additional information on this recall.

Recalled Children's Pajamas

Recalled Children’s Pajamas

‘Star Ride Kids’ Children’s Pajamas Sets — The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.   About 7,000 units are impacted, but no injuries have been reported.  Consumers should immediately take the recalled pajamas away from children, stop using them and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.  Click here for additional information on this recall.

recalled candles

Recalled candles

CoScentrix DD brand candles — The candle’s high flame can ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.  This is an expansion of a previous recall, to include about 168,000 additional units (About 256,000 candles sold in jars and tins were recalled in November 2014 and about 126,000 candles sold in tins were recalled in April 2014).  CoScentrix has received more than 30 reports of the candle’s surface igniting, one report of injury and 10 reports of property damage.  These candles were sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby, and consumers are urged to obtain a full refund.  Click here for specific model numbers and additional information on this recall.