Zimmer NexGen Knee Replacement

Over 150,000 patients have been treated with Zimmer’s NexGen Knee Replacement.

Patients have experienced the following:

  • Knee Replacement Failure
  • Loosening of Replacement Knees
  • Other Knee Complications and Knee Pain

Other Zimmer Knee Products:

  • Zimmer CR-Flex
  • Zimmer LPS-Flex
  • Zimmer MIS Tibial Component

CPSC Breaking News & Recent Recalls

American Signature Recalls Hayward Push Back Chairs Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Value City Furniture and American Signature Furniture Stores (Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:00:00 GMT) The reclining arm chair can tip over backwards when used in its fully reclined position.

Floor Lamps Recalled by Dolan Northwest Due to Shock and Fire Hazards (Thu, 17 Jan 2013 15:00:00 GMT) The on/off foot switch on Burien-model lamps with four light sockets can melt.

Hy Cite Enterprises Recalls Royal Prestige Thermal Wall Pots and Pans Due to Burn and Fire Hazard (Thu, 17 Jan 2013 14:00:00 GMT) The company has received more than 1,100 consumer reports of the stainless-steel cookware collapsing, crimping or deforming when exposed to heat.

Target Recalls Hand-Held Air Misters Due to Injury Hazard (Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:00:00 GMT) The personal cooling devices can shatter during use.

Powertec Recalls Weight Workbenches Due to Injury Hazard (Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:00:00 GMT) The backrest’s adjustment brackets can break. The recalled workbenches are free-standing and are typically used for free weight workouts.

Target Recalls Circo Girls Fleece Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 18:00:00 GMT) The blanket sleepers fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear. This is a burn hazard to kids.

KTM North America Recalls Enduro Motorcycles Due to Fuel Leak, Fire and Crash Hazard (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 17:00:00 GMT) The fuel hose can develop small holes or cracks at the ends, allowing fuel to leak.

Target Recalls Children’s Two-Piece Pajama Sets Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 18:00:00 GMT) The pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear. They pose a burn hazard to children.

Bugaboo Recalls Strollers Due to Fall and Choking Hazards (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:00:00 GMT) The carry handle on the Bugaboo Camelion and Bugaboo Donkey stollers can detach while in use. Bugaboo has received more than 50 reports of detaching handles.

BRP Recalls Can-Am Side-By-Side Vehicles Due to Loss of Steering Control Hazard (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 19:00:00 GMT) Improper assembly of the vehicle’s steering column to the rack and pinion can pose a risk of serious injury or death to the driver, passenger or bystanders.

John Deere Recalls Gator Utility Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 15:30:00 GMT) The fuel lines on John Deere Gator RSX850i utility vehicles can separate.

High-Pressure Scuba Diving Air Hoses Recalled by A-Plus Marine Due to Drowning Hazard (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:30:00 GMT) The diving hose that connects the regulator to the tank’s pressure gauge can separate, reducing the available air supply to the diver.

Check Your Home for These Cold Weather-Related Products Recalled Last Summer (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 13:00:00 GMT) With winter weather upon us, you may have already hauled out some recalled products. Check your products against these that were recalled last summer.

Columbia Sportswear Reannounces Its Recall of Batteries Sold With Jackets Due To Fire Hazard (Wed, 09 Jan 2013 18:30:00 GMT) The Lithium Polymer batteries used to power the jacket’s heating system can overheat.

Polaris Recalls Ranger Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Loss of Control and Crash Hazard (Wed, 09 Jan 2013 15:30:00 GMT) The ROV’s throttle can fail to work properly, which can cause the rider to lose control and crash.

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CPSC Recent Child Product Recalls

Target Recalls Circo Girls Fleece Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 18:00:00 GMT) The blanket sleepers fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear. This is a burn hazard to kids.

Target Recalls Children’s Two-Piece Pajama Sets Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 18:00:00 GMT) The pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standard for children’s sleepwear. They pose a burn hazard to children.

Bugaboo Recalls Strollers Due to Fall and Choking Hazards (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:00:00 GMT) The carry handle on the Bugaboo Camelion and Bugaboo Donkey stollers can detach while in use. Bugaboo has received more than 50 reports of detaching handles.

Fisher-Price Recalls to Inspect Rock ‘N Play Infant Sleepers Due to Risk of Exposure to Mold (Tue, 08 Jan 2013 12:00:00 GMT) Fisher-Price has received 600 reports of mold on the infant recliner seats. Sixteen consumers say their babies required treatment for respiratory issues, coughs and hives after sleeping in the product.

Meijer Recalls Falls Creek Kids Denim Jeans Due to Choking Hazard (Thu, 27 Dec 2012 15:00:00 GMT) The snap on the infant and toddler jeans can separate from the fabric.

Four Retailers Agree to Stop Sale and Voluntarily Recall Nap Nanny Recliners Due to Five Infant Deaths (Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:00:00 GMT) Amazon, Buy, Buy, Baby, Diapers.com,Toys R Us/Babies R Us offer refunds or store credit for baby recliners they sold.

Sassy and Carter’s-branded Hug N’ Tug Baby Toys Recalled Due to Choking Hazard (Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:00:00 GMT) Beads in the toy’s plastic holder can escape and be swallowed by small children. Take the toy away from children.

Dunecraft Recalls Water Balz, Skulls, Orbs and Flower Toys Due to Serious Ingestion Hazard (Mon, 17 Dec 2012 12:00:00 GMT) The marble-sized toy can expand inside the body and block the intestine. If these toys are swallowed, it can be life-threatening. One infant injury reported.

City Versa Strollers Recalled by Baby Jogger Due to Fall Hazard (Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:00:00 GMT) The stroller’s frame can fail to lock in place, collapse and cause a child in the stroller to fall.

High-Powered Magnet Sets Recalled by Reiss Innovations Due to Ingestion Hazard; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com (Mon, 10 Dec 2012 14:30:00 GMT) The high-powered magnet sets were sold under the DynoCube.com brand name. If a child swallows these magnets, they can link together inside a child’s intestines.

Dream On Me Recalls Bath Seats Due to Drowning Hazard (Thu, 06 Dec 2012 19:45:00 GMT) The bath seats do not meet federal safety standards. They can tip over. CPSC and Dream On Me have received 5 reports involving the seats, including a near drowning involving a 12-month-old baby.

Dream On Me Recalls Children’s Bed Rails Due to Suffocation and Strangulation Hazards (Thu, 06 Dec 2012 19:30:00 GMT) The bed rail can separate from the mattress. Kids can then become trapped if they slip in the gap that is created between the rail and the mattress.

Sportspower Recalls Children’s Waterslides Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Menards (Wed, 28 Nov 2012 20:15:00 GMT) The warning labels on the children’s waterslide are inadequate for weight limit and don’t tell consumers never to slide head first. One neck injury reported.

Children’s Riding Toy Recalled by Step2 Due to Fall Hazard (Tue, 27 Nov 2012 16:00:00 GMT) Children who lean too far forward on the seat can go over the foot-propelled toy’s handle bar and hit the ground.

Hunter Douglas Recalls to Repair Custom Cellular and Pleated Window Coverings Due to Strangulation Hazard (Wed, 21 Nov 2012 16:45:00 GMT) Some breakaway cords stops have a single knot, preventing the cord stop from breaking away. A child can become entangled in the cord loop and strangle.

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