Recall: Wind-up musical toys
On 2017-10-19, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Wind-up musical toys due to a potential choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in January 2016 for about $11 to $20.
About 600,000 units are involved in this Kids Preferred. musical toy recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Toy Musical Instruments category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 900,000 product units.
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What is the problem?
The metal post and/or handle of the wind-up mechanism can detach, posing a choking hazard to young 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 toys, take them away from young children and contact Kids Preferred for a free replacement toy.
Kids Preferred toll-free at 888-968-9268 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at email@example.com or online at www.kidspreferred.com and click on "Product Safety" for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received six reports of parts from the wind-up handle detaching from the toy. 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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