Rattles Recalled by Rhino Toys Due to Choking Hazard

The hard plastic C-links on both ends of the rattles' soft plastic chain can break.

Recall date: March 03, 2011
Recall number: 11-151

Recall Summary

Name of product:

OBall Links & Mini Rattles™

Hazard:

The hard plastic C-links on both ends of the rattles' soft plastic chain can break, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Rhino Toys toll-free at (888) 250-9969 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.rhinotoys.com

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

In conjunction with

http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/search-recherche/simple/en/?f_mc=4
Units

About 14,000 in the United States and 14,000 in Canada

Description

This recall involves infant rattles called OBall Links & Mini Rattles™. The soft plastic OBall is 2 1/2 inches in diameter and has beads inside a small plastic bubble that make the rattle sound. The OBall is attached to a 7 1/2 inch soft plastic chain by C-shaped plastic links on both ends. "OBall" is stamped into the top of the plastic chain.

Incidents/Injuries

Rhino Toys has received one report of a broken C-link. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately take the recalled rattle away from children and contact Rhino Toys to receive a full refund.

Sold at

Toys R Us and other specialty toy stores nationwide from April 2010 through December 2010 for about $8.

Importer(s)

Rhino Toys Inc., of Santa Cruz, Calif.

Manufactured in

China