Recall: Children's magnetic building sets
On 2017-08-01, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Children's magnetic building sets due to a potential choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2016 for about $120 to $150.
About 2,000 units are involved in this Panelcraft children's building sets recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 2nd recall of products in the Magnets & Magnetic Building Sets category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 14 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The building sets corner welds can break, allowing the panels and frames to separate and release magnets during play. When released, exposed magnets can create a choking hazard.
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 building sets and take them away from children. Contact the firm to receive a prepaid shipping label for returning the recalled sets for a free replacement set including shipping.
Panelcraft toll-free at 888-288-7615 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.panelcraft.com and click on Contact Us for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
+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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