Monday, November 30, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

Lost: Male dog, looks like Pit Bull, white w/brown freckles, green eyes, "Shelby," last seen morning of Nov. 18, 1604 between New Sulphur Springs and Jim Terrill Rd. 210-389-9047.
Lost: Small black male dog, white on chest, has Harley Davidson collar, answers to Spaz, last seen Nov. 10 on corner of Eagle Ridge/Hwy. 181. Call/text 210-723-5893.
Found: Military dog tag at Wal-mart fuel station, name on tag is Perez Lilliana. If you are or know this person, call Felix 830-391-3003 to claim.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Hair Stylist/Nail Tech, minimum 3 years experience, located in Nixon. The Cutting Edge Salon and Spa, call 830-582-2233.
Are you looking for a fast-paced, fun-filled work environment with the opportunity for advancement and competitive pay? THE DEN in La Vernia is NOW HIRING for the following positions - Cashier/Host, Server/Bartender, and Line cook. Apply online at, search The Den LV, zip code 78121.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
TNMCRE/MAX homeRichardson Chevrolet home

Consumer Updates

Tricam recalls step stools sold at The Home Depot

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

The author of this entry is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
October 25, 2012 | 1,545 views | 1 comment

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: Step Stool

Units: About 84,000

Importer: Tricam Industries Inc., of Eden Prairie, Minn.

Hazard: The top step/standing platform can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Incidents/Injuries: Tricam has received five reports of the standing platform breaking, one of which included a report of scrapes and abrasions to a consumer.

Description: The recalled products are Easy Reach by Gorilla Ladders 3-Step Pro Series step stools, model number HB3-PRO. The step stools have three plastic steps, a steel tubular frame and a plastic-molded tool holder. The model number is located on the underside of the middle step on a blue label. The label also states that the step stools are rated to support 225 lbs. Recalled step stools have a "J" stamped into the underside of the top step and/or the underside of the tool holder.

Sold Exclusively at: The Home Depot from April 2012 through August 2012 for about $27.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Customers should immediately stop using the recalled step stools and contact Tricam Industries for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: Tricam Industries; toll-free (855) 336-0360, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or, then click on Recall for more information.

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to:
‹ Previous Blog Entry

Your Opinions and Comments

William J. Gibbs Jr.  
October 26, 2012 10:27am
Corrected link.

Share your comment or opinion on this story!

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Consumer Updates Archives

Sherwood Surveying
Ximenez Hay Farm LLC
Caraway Ford
Pat Brown Realtors, Inc. home
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
John D. Foster home
Hoelschers home
RS Gate & Supply
WCN web hosting
Abrego Lake
Drama KidsTriple R DC ExpertsAllstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld homeHeavenly Touch homeClarity Wellauto chooser

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.