Hazard: The metal conductor pin on the bottom of the toys can come out, posing a choking hazard.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products, put them away from children and return them to place of purchase for a full refund.
Recall Date: 2013-08-07
Recall: 1436 – 13259
Units: About 30,000
Incidents/Injuries: No injuries have been reported
Product Name: Cost Plus World Market Toy Light-Up Frogs and Ducks
Description: This recall includes light-up soft plastic toy frogs and ducks. The toys light up when the sensors on the bottom of the product are touched or placed in water. The frog comes in green and the ducks come in yellow, pink and clear. The toys are approximately 2.25 inches in length and 1.5 inches in height. There is a round tag attached to the product with the UPC number 2424 5159.
Consumer Contact: Toysmith at (800) 356-0474 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.toysmith.com and click on Safety on the left side of the page for more information.
Retailer: Cost Plus World Market between July 2012 and December 2012 for around $3.
U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
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|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.
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