Recall On Hoverboards, Ladders, And Spaghetti
Additional hoverboards are being recalled due to the risk that they could catch on fire or explode.
According to WPRI 12, about 500 self-balancing scooters are affected by the recall because the lithium-ion battery packs can overheat, which can pose a fire hazard. The recalled hoverboards were manufactured by Vecaro LifeStyle.
Also included in the recall are the Glide65, Drift8, and Trek10 models.
So far, the company stated that it has received three reports of hoverboards catching fire. No injuries have been reported to date.
If you have one of the recalled hoverboards, you should stop using it immediately and contact Vecaro for a free repair kit or credit towards the purchase of a new hoverboard. The company can be reached at 855-637-4061 Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
37,000 Little Giant Ladders were also recalled this week because the locking pins and rung fasteners can fail, posing a fall hazard.
"This recall involves Little Giant Velocity, LT, and Liberty multipurpose ladders, which were sold on several websites from March 2016 through Feb. 2017."
Here is a full list of part number and date codes that are affected by the ladder recall.
So far, no injuries have been reported but the company has received two reports of the locking mechanisms failing.
Consumers are urged to stop using the recalled ladders immediately and can contact Wing Enterprises at 855-595-3378 for a free repair kit.
The last recall includes Ronzoni "Thin Spaghetti" cartons being recalled because they may contain an egg fettuccine product.
The product could be dangerous for anyone who has an egg allergy because eggs are not listed on the ingredient list.
The affected manufacturing code is JAN 20 19 K. Consumers should return the recalled products to the place of purchase for a full refund.