Recall: Wind Chime Toys
On 2010-02-10, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Wind Chime Toys due to a potential puncture and laceration hazard. This product sold new beginning in February 2002 for about $8 to $70.
About 600,000 units are involved in this Maya Group activity gym recall. Instance(s) of injuries have been reported. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Walkers & Activity Centers category in 2010.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 4 million product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (888) 791-8166
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What is the problem?
The wind chime toy can be pulled apart exposing sharp metal rods, posing puncture and laceration hazards to the baby.
Instance(s) of injuries have been reported.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves wind chime toys sold separately, with the Gymini Kick & Play Activity Gym and Tiny Smarts Gift Sets. The toy produces the sound of a wind chime. "Tiny Love" is printed on a tag on the toy. The following names and item numbers are included in this recall:
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Wind chimes sold with other Tiny Love Activity Gyms are not included in this recall.
These items were sold new+ at Toys R Us, Walmart, Target, Buy Buy Baby and TJ Maxx stores nationwide from February 2002 through February 2010 for about $8 separately, $22 for the Tiny Smarts Gift Sets and $70 with the Gymini Kick & Play Activity Gym.
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 take the recalled wind chimes from babies and contact Tiny Love to receive a free replacement toy.
For additional information, contact Tiny Love toll-free at (888) 791-8166 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.tinylove.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received five reports of babies pulling apart the wind chimes exposing the sharp metal rods, including a report of a minor injury to a 24-month-old baby who punctured his cheek with the rods.
+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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