Recall Date: 2008-07-25
Recall: 4619 – 08597
Product Name: Daiso Stuffed Toy Dogs
Description: Children’s Stuffed Toys Recalled By Daiso Due to Choking Hazard Recall Alert U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 July 25, 2008 Alert #08-597 Children’s Stuffed Toys Recalled By Daiso Due to Choking Hazard The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. 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: Stuffed Toy Dogs Units: About 40 Importer: Daiso LLC, of Burlingame, Calif. Hazard: The stuffed toys contain small parts, posing a choking hazard to young children. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: The recalled toys are crème colored stuffed dogs with black eyes and nose. Some of the toys have brown spots on the back. A tag attached to the toy is written in Japanese language with UPC codes: 4947678264166 and 4947678246063. Sold at: Daiso retail stores in California and Washington State from October 2007 through December 2007 for about $3. Manufactured in: Hong Kong Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the toys and return them to any Daiso retail store for a full refund. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Daiso toll-free at (866) 768-4620 between 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.daisollc.com
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CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products – such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters, and household chemicals –contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.Under federal law, it is illegal to attempt to sell or resell this or any other recalled product.
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