CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION
RECALL ALERTS for CHILDREN ITEMS ONLY
February 12, 2019
Cat & Jack and Target Stores recall Cat & Jack Unicorn "Chiara" Boots noting that the Unicorn Horn can detach, posing a choking hazard to children. Consumers should take the recalled boots away from children and return them to any Target Store for a full refund. Consumers can contact Target at 800-440-0680 or online at www.target.com and click on "recalls" at the bottom of the page and then on "Clothing" for detailed information.
February 6, 2019
Fisher-Price recalls children's Power Wheels Barbie Campers due to injury hazard. The actual name of the product is Children's Power Wheels Barbie Dream Campers. The children's ride-on Power Wheels can continue to run after the foot pedal is released, posing an injury hazard. Consumers should stop using this product immediately and contact Fisher-Price for a free repair. Fisher-Price has received 17 reports of the power wheel continuing to run after the foot pedal is released, however, no injuries have been reported. The product was sold nationwide and online at Walmart.com from July 2018 through January 2019 for about $400.00.
Consumers can contact the company for more information at 800-348-0751 and online at www.service.mattel.com and click on Recalls and Safety Alerts.
December 19, 2018
Manhattan Toy recalls Children's Books due to choking hazard. The name of the product is Children's Soft Books. A metal grommet used to attach a fabric flip to a page in the book can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Consumers should immediately take the recalled books away from children, stop using them and return it to the place of purchase or contact Manhattan Toy for a full refund. Contact the company at 800-541-1345 or online at www.manhattantoy.com click on "Recalls" for more information.
December 18, 2018
The Children's Place recalls infant snowsuits due to choking hazard. The name of the product is Infant Snowsuits as the metal snaps on the snowsuits can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Consumers should stop using the snowsuits immediately and return them to any The Children's Place store for a full refund. Online customers will receive instructions by email from the store on obtaining a full refund.
The firm has received one report of a metal snap detaching, but no injuries have been reported. Consumers can contact the company directly at 877-752-2387 or online for details and pictures at www.childrensplace.com and hit "Recall Information".
December 7, 2018
Meijer recalls children's Hooded Jackets due to choking hazard. The name of the jacket is the Falls Creek Kids Infant and Toddler Hoodie. Consumers should stop using the jackets immediately and return them to any Meijer store for full refund. For more details call the company directly at 800-927-8699 or online at www.meijer.com and click on "Product Recalls".
Skip Hop recalls Convertible High Chairs due to injury and fall hazard. The name of the product is; Tuo Convertible High Chairs. This recall involves high chairs with charcoal gray or silver/white with clouds fabric. They have a reversible seat pad, removable tray, 5-point harness, beechwood footrest and legs. The high chairs can be converted into a toddler chair. Consumers can contact Skip-Hop toll-free at 888-282-4674 or online at www.skiphop.com for more details and pictures of the chairs in the recall.
September 21, 2018
Weeplay Kids recalls children's coveralls due to choking hazard. The name of the product is ED by Ellen DeGeneres coveralls. The problem involves the bunny applique on the children's coveralls can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Consumers can return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Weeplay Kids can be contacted for additional information toll-free at 888-854-6563 or online at www.weeplaykids.com The firm has received one report in Canada where the bunny detached from the garment and the young child put it in it in their mouth. The coveralls were sold at Buy Buy Baby and Marshall stores nationwide from September 2017 through January 2018.
August 21, 2018
Confer Plastics recalls Pool Step Systems due to entrapment and drowning hazard. The name of the product is Curve-in-Pool step system. Consumers should stop using this product immediately and contact Confer Plastics for a free repair kit. Children's limbs can become entangled in the side openings of the steps and could pose as a drowning hazard. Confer Plastics has received (2) reports of children's arms becoming entrapped in the side panel openings of the step system, including minor abrasions. No drowning's have been reported. Consumers should contact the company directly, or the place of purchase to receive a repair kit. The company can be contacted by calling 800-635-3213 or online at www.conferplastics.com and click on "Curve Recall".
August 2, 2018
Miller Fireworks recalls fireworks due to violation of federal standard; explosion and burn hazards. The recalled fireworks are overloaded with pyrotechnics intended to produce audible effect, violating the federal regulatory requirements for this product. Overloaded fireworks can produce a greater than expected explosion, posing burn and explosion hazards to consumers. Consumers should stop using this product and return them to place of purchase for full refund. Consumers can call the company at 833-474-1776 or online at www.millerfireworks.com and click on "Safety" for more details. There have been no report of injuries.