Hillerich & Bradsby Co. of Louisville, Ky., is recalling about 13,000 Louisville Slugger OneX Fastpitch softball bats because the bat's barrel can separate from the handle during use and strike people nearby.
The recalled bats include all OneX style bats. The composite bat has a white and grey shell with blue and yellow lettering. "Louisville Slugger oneX" appears twice on the barrel, in yellow in one place and in blue lettering on the other side. The "X" is yellow in both places.
The bats were sold at sporting goods and other retail stores and distributed to college amateur competitive softball teams from approximately May 2012 through February 2013 for about $350.
Consumers should contact Hillerich & Bradsby for a free replacement bat and the choice of an additional free item.
For more information, contact Hillerich & Bradsby at (800) 282-2287 from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.slugger.com.
LEM Products Distribution LLC of West Chester, Ohio, is recalling about 14,600 5-Tray Dehydrators with Digital Timers because the fan can fail causing the unit to overheat and pose a fire hazard.
The 5-tray food dehydrators are gray and are made of plastic and metal. The model number 1009 is on a label located on the back panel. The "LEM" logo is embossed on the top of the unit, which has a panel with the digital timer, the on/off switch and a temperature control knob. The UPC code is printed on the bottom of the packaging and reads 734494010091.
They were sold at Bass Pro Shops, Gander Mountain, Sportsman's Warehouse and other retailers and online at Amazon.com and www.lemproducts.com from August 2010 through February 2013 for about $160.
Consumers should contact LEM Products Distribution for instructions on free shipping and repair of the recalled product. LEM is offering a one year warranty extension and a $10 discount coupon, which can be used towards a LEM catalog or online purchase, to all consumers who return their recalled units for repair.
For more information, contact LEM Products Distribution toll free at (877) 536-7763 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.lemproducts.com.
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