Wednesday, October 01, 2003
New recalls hit ages 0-3
The following children's product were recalled by the Consumer Product Safety Commission from Aug. 14 to Sept. 11. For more information, visit www.cpsc.gov or call (800) 638-2772. Ages 0-3 • Recycling Truck Puzzle, Small World Toys. Small puzzle pieces pose a choking hazard.
• Falcon Action Toy Jets, C.D.X. Trading. The toy (with its name misspelled as "FALON") can come apart, posing a choking hazard.
• Toy Necklaces, L.M. Becker & Co. Sold in vending machines, the necklace's pendant contains high levels of lead.
•"Sandy Claws" swim trainer, Swimways Corp. Small parts can break off the trucks, posing a choking hazard.
•"Sun Kids" and "Happy Baby" baby walkers, SunTech Enterprises. The walkers will fit through a standard dorrway and are not designed to stop at the edge of a step, so babies can fall down stairs.
-- Drew Carter