Weekly Recalls and Legal Close Calls: Impossible Foods, Polaris, and Walker Edison Furniture Co.
Impossible Foods, a renowned company in the plant-based food market, announced a recall on March 17th, affecting over 250,000 cases of their Impossible Chicken Nuggets. These products were produced by OSI Industries LLC between October 20th and November 23rd, 2022. The recall was initiated after the company received reports of small pieces of wood found in some of the 13.5-ounce retail packages.
As a responsible consumer and parent, it's crucial to stay informed about such incidents and take appropriate action. If you have purchased any of the affected products, please do not consume them and dispose of them immediately.
While this news may seem disheartening, it's essential to remember that setbacks can occur in any industry, even those striving for sustainability and positive change. Rather than being discouraged, let's use this opportunity to reflect on the bigger picture and the importance of supporting companies that prioritize transparency and accountability.
As we continue to make eco-friendly choices in our daily lives, we must also advocate for stricter quality control measures and better safety standards in the plant-based food industry. By doing so, we can ensure that these products remain safe and sustainable options for our families and the environment.
In the meantime, consider exploring other plant-based alternatives or, better yet, make your own plant-based nuggets using whole ingredients! Not only will you have full control over what goes into your food, but you'll also be fostering healthier eating habits and reducing packaging waste.
Polaris Industries Inc. has just announced an exciting recall on
14,885 of its 2022-2023 MATRYX RMK KHAOS and PRO snowmobiles due to a potential fire hazard
The recall is a result of a defect that occurs when the brake and throttle are simultaneously pressed. This could cause a serious safety hazard for riders, so it's imperative that MATRYX RMK KHAOS and PRO snowmobile owners take action to ensure their safety.
The firm has received 164 reports of the brake system overheating, including 22 reports of fires.
Polaris Industries Inc. offers free repair services and provides customers with additional recall information. It's important to stay up-to-date with product recalls and to always follow safety instructions when operating snowmobiles. Customers should take immediate action to protect themselves from potential hazards.
Consumers are urged to stop using the recalled snowmobiles and contact Polaris or an authorized dealer for a free repair, including a check of the snowmobile’s braking system and software update. An additional 4,555 snowmobiles were sold in Canada.
Polaris Industries at 800-765-2747 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.polaris.com and click on “Off Road Recalls” at the bottom of the page or www.polaris.com/en-us/off-road-recalls/ to check if your vehicle identification number (VIN) is included in any recalls.
More than 120,000 bunk beds sold at Overstock, Walmart, and Amazon were recalled because they can break
Walker Edison Furniture Co. is recalling approximately 121,000 Twin Over Twin Bunk Beds due to a potential fall and impact hazard
Walker Edison Furniture Co. is recalling approximately 121,000 Twin Over Twin Bunk Beds due to a potential fall and impact hazard. The wooden slats that support the bunk beds may break, leading to the risk of injury. The company has received 14 reports of the slats breaking, including one report of minor injuries.
The bunk beds, which were made in Brazil, were sold on numerous online retailers such as Walmart.com, HomeDepot.com, Amazon.com, Overstock.com, and Wayfair.com from February 2010 to February 2022 for between $206 and $389.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bunk beds and contact Walker Edison Furniture to receive a free repair kit consisting of 12 wooden slats and new instructions. The upgrade/repair kit enhances the safety and security of the original seven wooden slat design and provides enhanced stability, said the company, which is contacting known purchasers directly.
Those with questions can contact Walker Edison Furniture toll-free at 877-203-2917 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Time Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. MT on Friday, email firstname.lastname@example.org or submit a request online on Walker Edison Furniture's website.
Together, let's continue our journey towards a more sustainable, compassionate, and just world for our children and future generations. Stay vigilant, stay informed, and never stop seeking justice for our planet and its inhabitants.