Hazard: Choking

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Recall Date: 2009-07-16
Recall:
 5364 – 09275
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Product Name: Evenflo Switch-A-Roo Telephone Toys
Description:
Evenflo Recalls Telephone Toys Due to Choking Hazard NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 16, 2009 Release # 09-275 Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 233-5921 Firm’s Media Contact: (212) 299-3962 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Evenflo Recalls Telephone Toys Due to Choking Hazard 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: Evenflo Switch-A-Roo Telephone Toys Units: About 25,000 Manufacturer: Evenflo Co. Inc., of Miamisburg, Ohio Hazard: A mirror decal attached to the toy can peel away, posing a potential choking hazard. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: The recall involves Evenflo Switch-A-Roo telephone toys made between October 2008 and June 2009. The model number is 6391911. Sold at: Juvenile product stores nationwide, including Toys ‘R Us for about $8. Manufactured in: China Remedy: Consumers should immediately remove the mirror decal from the toy and permanently dispose of it. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Evenflo at (800) 233-5921 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s Web site at safety.evenflo.com

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U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Office of Communications
Washington, D.C.
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov

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.

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury,go online to: SaferProducts.gov, call CPSC’s Hotline at (800) 638-2772 or teletypewriter at(301) 595-7054 for the hearing and speech impaired.Consumers can obtain this news release and product safety information at www.cpsc.gov. To join a free e-mail subscription list, please go to www.cpsc.gov/cpsclist.aspx.

 

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