Hazard: The battery in the toys can overheat and pose a burn hazard.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy from the child and contact the firm for a refund.
Recall Date: 2012-10-31
Recall: 1231 – 13023
Units: About 1,700
Incidents/Injuries: The firm is aware of five incidents of overheating. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Product Name: Imagine Nation Books Transfar Double Dazzler Light Show Toys
Description: The recalled product is a silver, plastic, baton-like toy with white plastic tubes at each end that become multi-colored spinning lights when operated. The wand or stick device is 10.5 inches long and has an “on” button in the center hold area. The battery pack is located at the center handhold location. The package states “DOUBLE DAZZLER LIGHT SHOW” and “Color Changing LEDs / Ages 8+ /Batteries Included.”
Consumer Contact: Imagine Nation Books at (800) 917-0213 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online at www.booksarefun.com/recall and for more information.
Retailer: Imagine Nation Book dealers nationwide at corporate offices, hospitals and schools from March 2012 to September 2012 for about $9.
U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
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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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