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Just after 2am, the 1st alarm assignment was transmitted for reports of a house on fire in the 600 Block of Industry Road. Units arrived to find a dwelling well involved. Units remained on scene...
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Just after 3am, #ETFD units were alerted to the 1000 block of East Smithfield Street in the Boston section of the township for reports of a garbage truck on fire. Upon arrival, units found a lar...
Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
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Just after 10:30 last night, Rescue 4 and Rescue 7 assisted Versailles Volunteer Fire Company with a vehicle crash involving a utility pole on Walnut Street. Units cleared within the hour.
Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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140 Engine 3 responded to Gratztown , Sewickley Township tonight for a fully involved trailer fire. Sutersville Engine 11 crew was first to arrive and deployed three hand lines and began fire suppres...
Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls

Young children can become entrapped in the space between the exterior landing (hoistway) door and the interior elevator car door or gate if there is a hazardous gap between the doors and suffer serious injuries or death when the elevator is called to another floor.

The space between the second rung of the bed's ladder and the lower bunk frame is wider than 3.5 inches, posing an entrapment hazard to children, when the mattress is removed.   

The PTV's steering knuckles and A-arms can break during or after an impact and cause loss of steering control, posing crash and injury hazards.

The chargers can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

The latching button can dislodge and detach from the cabinet latches, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Young children can become entrapped in the space between the exterior landing (hoistway) door and the interior elevator car door or gate if there is a hazardous gap and suffer serious injuries or death when the elevator is called to another floor.

Improperly installed rear brake lines can cause brake fluid to leak and reduce vehicle control, posing crash and injury hazards. 

 

The crystals on the hairclip contain levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

The recalled bracket arms, attached to bicycle handlebars, can crack or break during use, causing the harness and gear to fall while the bicycle is in motion, posing a crash and injury hazards.  

The battery pack can overheat while charging, posing a fire hazard to consumers. 

 

The space between the fourth ladder step and the cross-member of the hutch of the bunk bed is wider than 3.5 inches, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards.  

 

The recalled drain covers do not conform to the entrapment protection standards of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGBA), posing an entrapment hazard to swimmers and bathers.

The recalled drain covers do not conform to the entrapment protection standards of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGBA), posing an entrapment hazard to swimmers and bathers.

The recalled drain covers do not conform to the entrapment protection standards of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGBA), posing an entrapment hazard to swimmers and bathers.

The recalled drain covers do not conform to the entrapment protection standards of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGBA), posing an entrapment hazard to swimmers and bathers.

 

The coffee cup can crack or break when hot liquid is poured into it, posing a burn hazard.  

Welds in the arm attaching the backboard to the pole can fail and cause the backboard to fall, posing an impact injury hazard to consumers.

The recalled lights can overheat during use, posing a burn hazard.

The parking brake on the strollers can fail, posing fall and injury hazards to children. 

The handlebars on the bicycles can slip in the stem and cause the rider to lose control, posing a fall hazard.  

Children can become entrapped in the space between the exterior hoistway door and the elevator car door or gate and suffer serious injury or death if the elevator is called to another floor.

The wall beds can break or detach from the wall and fall onto those nearby, posing serious impact and crush hazards.

Under pressure, one or more of the climbing stick's steps can crack causing them to break, posing fall and injury hazards to users. 

Pieces of glass can be found in some of the recalled jars, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.

The AAA alkaline batteries included in the recalled HearMuffs can rupture, posing hearing, projectile and/or burn injury. 

The mower blade can detach unexpectedly, posing a laceration hazard.

The hanging chair can tip or fall over or the metal hook or chain suspending the chair can break when a consumer is seated in the chair, posing a fall hazard.  

The stroller's rear disc brakes have openings that can cause amputation or laceration if a non-occupant child's fingertip gets caught in the openings while the stroller is in use.

The bath seats fail to meet the federal safety standard for infant bath seats, including requirements for stability and leg openings, and can tip over while in use, posing a drowning hazard to babies.

The inner layer of the recalled sandals contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

The paddle can suddenly break mid-shaft into two pieces during use, exposing sharp edges and posing a risk of serious injury including puncture or laceration hazards.

The primary (drive) clutch bolt can break, causing the clutch assembly components to separate, creating a projectile risk and posing an injury hazard to consumers.

When attached to a crib, a protruding knob on the activity desks can become entangled with clothing on a child, posing an entanglement hazard. The opening in the handle on the desks can also pose a jaw entrapment hazard to children under 18 months.  

The brass water tap of the play kitchen contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban.  Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

The bicycle's carbon handlebars can crack, posing fall and crash hazards. 

The ride-on toy can tip forward when a young child is riding it, posing fall and injury hazards to children.

The throttle pedal can stick in the depressed position, posing crash and injury hazards.

The recalled espresso makers with the stainless-steel safety valve can burst and expel hot contents, posing burn or other injury hazards to consumers.

The children's sweatshirts have a drawstring in the hood that can become entangled or caught on objects, posing a strangulation hazard to children.


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