About 131,000 Mizuno Supreme Series and Ballpark Pro baseball and softball gloves have been recalled after a variety of molds were found, which could cause respiratory or other infections in people with chronic health problems, or in individuals who have impaired immune systems.
About 1,000 wooden animal drums are being recalled by Cost Plus because they exceed maximum lead paint standards issued by the CPSC.
The Gripper Shaker musical instrument by Woodstock Percussion is being recalled due to laceration and choking hazards resulting from a detached handle.
About 16,000 Kiddieland ‘Lights and Sounds’ three-wheeled scooters sold at Toys R Us and JCPenney between Jan. 2009 and Feb. 2011. These toy scooters have been recalled after reports of childrens’ fingers being caught in the hinge mechanism between the steering column and the platform.
About 29,000 Pampers® Natural Stages Infant Ortho and Bulb pacifiers have been recalled because they pose a choking hazard to infants. No injuries have been reported.
About 40,500 toy trucks that were sold nationwide at stores like Toys R Us, Meijer and TJ Maxx are being recalled due to choking hazards.
Small pieces of the plastic ball can detach as a result of children chewing on the teether/rattle, posing an ingestion hazard.
The plastic balls on the butterfly’s wings can break, causing small metal balls inside to come free. These metal balls pose choking and aspiration hazards to young children.
The Family Dollar is recalling about 67,000 Authentic Heroes Target Practice Tank play sets after numerous reports of the controllers overheating and melting.
Discovery Toys has received reports of three incidents in which the toy telephone’s antenna broke off. A child was found mouthing the toy phone’s antennae but it was removed by his mother.
If the teething ring is punctured, bacteria and mold can grow inside the teether’s untreated liquid. This poses an ingestion hazard to infants and can lead to diarrhea and vomiting.
The baby rattle’s beads can come off when the rattle is twisted or pulled forcefully, posing a choking hazard to young children.
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THE REINS ON THE ROCKING HORSE BRIDLE ARE LONG ENOUGH TO FORM A LOOP AROUND A CHILD’S HEAD AND NECK, POSING A STRANGULATION HAZARD TO YOUNG CHILDREN.
CPSC HAS RECEIVED ONE REPORT OF A NEAR STRANGULATION INVOLVING A 2-YEAR-OLD BOY WHO BECAME ENTANGLED IN THE REINS AT HIS NECK. THE BOY’S MOTHER FREED HIM WITHOUT INJURY.
THE INTAKE VALVE ON THE BOTTOM OF THE SUBMARINE TOY CAN SUCK UP LOOSE SKIN, POSING LACERATION HAZARD TO CHILDREN.
THE VALVE OF THE INFLATABLE BALL ON THESE TOYS CAN COME OFF AND POSE A CHOKING HAZARD TO YOUNG CHILDREN.
A CHILD CAN STRIKE, SIT OR FALL ON THE PROTRUDING PLASTIC IGNITION KEY RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY, INCLUDING GENITAL BLEEDING.
Fisher-Price is recalling over 10-million products, including trikes, infant toys, high chairs, toy cars and ramp ways. The products are being recalled for various reasons, including choking hazards and protruding parts. See the list below for more information.