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Toys R Us Toy Toaster Sets Recall

The plastic toast, under pressure, can crack and break into small pieces creating sharp edges and posing a choking hazard.

Toys R Us Children’s Sandals Recall

The butterfly wings on the children’s sandals can rip and detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Toys R Us has received a report from a consumer who found a piece of the shoe’s butterfly wings in their child’s mouth. 

Pure Baby Organics Boys Hoodie Recall

The sweaters have a drawstring around the neck area which poses a strangulation hazard to children.

Drawstrings can become entangled or caught on playground slides, hand rails, school bus doors or other moving objects, posing a significant strangulation or an entanglement hazard to children.

In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines about drawstrings in children's upper outerwear.

In 1997, those guidelines were incorporated into a voluntary standard.

Then, in July 2011, based on the guidelines and voluntary standard, CPSC issued a federal regulation.

Active Apparel Boys Fission Zipper Hooded Sweatshirts Recall

The sweatshirts have drawstrings around the neck area which pose a strangulation hazard to children.

Drawstrings can become entangled or caught on playground slides, hand rails, school bus doors or other moving objects, posing a significant strangulation or an entanglement hazard to children.

In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines about drawstrings in children's upper outerwear.

In 1997, those guidelines were incorporated into a voluntary standard.

Trimfoot Children's Soft-Soled Sneakers Recall

A small metal eyelet can detach from the inside of the sneaker, posing a choking hazard to infants.

IKEA Children’s Swing Recall

The suspension fittings can break causing a child to fall from the swing, posing a risk of serious injury.

There have been four reports worldwide including one in Germany, two in Austria and one in Canada of the suspension fittings breaking in use. In one incident a child fell and sustained a fractured leg.

No incidents have been reported in the US.

Benetton United Colors of Benetton Boys Jackets Recall

The jackets have a drawstring at the waist that could become snagged or caught in small spaces or vehicle doors, posing significant entanglement hazard to children.

In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines about drawstrings in children's upper outerwear.

In 1997, those guidelines were incorporated into a voluntary standard.

Plum Organics Little Crèmes Organic Rice Milk Snacks Recall

The recall is due to the fact that the product has the potential to cause choking.

The small, bite-sized snack pieces are made to soften in a child’s mouth in less than 20 seconds making them easy to swallow.

Some pieces were found to take significantly longer than this, creating a potential choking hazard, particularly for babies and very young children.

Livie & Luca Children’s Shoes Recall

A metal thread inside the interior shoe liner can loosen and poke through the shoe lining, posing a laceration hazard.

The firm has received two reports of the metal thread coming through the liner of the shoe, including one report of a child’s foot that was cut by a metal thread poking through the shoe lining.

 

FGX International Children’s Sunglasses Recall

Surface paint on the sunglasses contains excessive levels of lead, which is prohibited under federal law.

 

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