Recalls this week: frying pans, bicycles

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Posted: Dec 31, 2015 1:37 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Frying pans included in a line of Martha Stewart cookware sets are being recalled because of metal discs that can pop off and cause injuries. Other recalled consumer products include bicycles with frames that can break.

Here's a more detailed look:

FRYING PANS

DETAILS: This recall involves the Martha Stewart Collection 10-piece stainless steel cookware sets, which include an 8-inch and a 10-inch stainless steel frying pan. They were sold at Macy's stores nationwide and Military Exchanges, and online at www.macys.com between January 2011 and September 2015, The recall affects only the two frying pans. UPC numbers 0733003518899, 0733003623326, 0766370840959 or 0766370980334 can be found on the product packaging or purchase receipt. The recalled products have one of the following date codes inscribed on the bottom of the pans: 70118, 70138, 70218, 70228, 70318, 70328, 70338, 70418, 70428, 70438, 70518, 70528, 70618, 70628, 70718, 70728, 70818, 70828, 70918, 70928, 71018, 71108, 71118, 71208, 71218, HF10114, HF10414, HF10513, HF10514, HF10613, HF10614, HF10713, HF10813, HF10913, HF11113.

WHY: The metal discs that cover the frying pan's rivets can pop off and hit consumers, posing an injury hazard.

INCIDENTS: Seven reports of the metal discs popping off the frying pans, including three minor injuries. Injuries include bruises, burns and welts.

HOW MANY: About 121,000.

FOR MORE: Call Macy's at 888-257-5949 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET Sunday through Saturday or visit www.macys.com and click on "Product Recall" for more information.

BICYCLES

DETAILS: Three models of Origin8 folding bicycles including the F1, F3 and F7. The F1 model is a single speed folding bike which came in matte black and can be identified by the "F1" on the top tube. The F3 model is a three speed folding bike which came in white and can be identified by "F3" on the top tube. The F7 model is a seven speed folding bike which came in battleship gray and can be identified by "F7" on the top tube. The F1 model has serial numbers B0470373-B0470459, B181460001-B181460100 and B13223229 - B13223374. The F3 model has serial numbers B181460101 - B181460200, B0470460-B0470580, B130170001-B130170147, B181404945 - B181405079. The F7 model has serial numbers B181460201 - B181460320, B0470581-B0470746, B131070148-B130170279, B13223375 - B13223510, B181405080 - B181405255. They were sold at independent bicycles dealers nationwide between August 2012 and October 2015.

WHY: The frame on the folding bicycles can break, posing a fall hazard.

INCIDENTS: 13 reports of welds on the frame cracking or failing. No injuries have been reported.

HOW MANY: About 1,600.

FOR MORE: Call Origin8 at 800-666-5000 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit www.origin8.bike and click support for more information.

OFF-ROAD MOTORCYCLES

DETAILS: Model year 2015 and 2016 KTM brand motorcycles with 250cc and 2-cycle engines. The recalled KTM motorcycles are orange and black with the KTM logo on both sides of the shrouds covering the fuel tank. The engine size is printed on both sides of the rear fender below the rear of the seat. Model year 2015 motorcycles have the letter F in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN). The VIN is located on the right side of the steering head. Model year 2016 motorcycles have the letter G in the 10th position of the vehicle identification number (VIN). The VIN is located on the right side of the steering head. They were sold at authorized KTM dealers nationwide from August 2014 to December 2014 for the 2015 model year, and from June 2015 to July 2015 for the 2016 model year.

WHY: Under extreme riding conditions, fuel can escape from the tank breather assembly. This poses a risk of fire and injury to the rider.

INCIDENTS: None reported.

HOW MANY: About 550.

FOR MORE: Call KTM North America Inc. at 888-985-6090 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, visit www.ktmusa.com and click on Service, then select Safety for more information.