Recall: BRIO soft hammer rattles
On 2017-08-15, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding BRIO soft hammer rattles due to a potential choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in March 2015 for about $13.
About 2,000 units are involved in this BRIO rattle recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 4th recall of products in the Other Miscellaneous Toys category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 30 similar recalls,
involving about 6 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The wooden rings on the hammer rattles can crack, posing a choking hazard to children.
How can I tell if I own this product?
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What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled baby rattles and contact BRIO for instructions on how to receive a full refund or a replacement product of similar value.
BRIO, through North American distributor Ravensburger, at www.brio.us and click on Recalls at the bottom of the page or call 800-886-1236 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
BRIO has received seven reports of the wooden ring cracking. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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