Recall news

AP News
Posted: Oct 27, 2010 5:17 PM

The following recalls have been announced:

_ About 2,300 Falls Creek infant boy shoes, manufactured in China and imported by Meijer of Grand Rapids, Mich., because the shoe lace toggles can detach and pose a choking risk. No incidents have been reported. The recalled shoes were sold at Meijer stores nationwide from July 2010 through September 2010. Details: online at or

_ About 40,000 Ameristep plastic strap-on tree steps, manufactured in China by Primal Vantage Co. Inc. of Randolph, N.J., because a plastic part can break and pose a fall hazard. The company has received six reports of broken steps, including two reports of cuts and bruises. The recalled steps were sold at outdoor and sporting goods stores nationwide from April 2008 through November 2009. Details: by phone at 866-972-6168; online at or