Check for These Winter Products Recalled Last Summer

These winter jackets, snow gear and baby clothes were recalled during the spring and summer.
Tháng Mười Hai 18, 2013
Release Number: 14-064

WASHINGTON, D.C. - When you pull out your winter gear, check for these items recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission last summer. Check other items for safety issues at saferproducts.gov

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Boys’ Hooded Jackets by 5 Star Kids Apparel - 48,000 units

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The jackets have drawstrings with toggles inside the bottom hem and neck area, posing a strangulation hazard to children.

 Boys’ Hooded Jackets by 5 Star Kids Apparel

GNU Snowboard Binding by Mervin Manufacturing - 6,800 units in the U.S. and 1, 200 in Canada

13-200

The ankle straps can break posing a fall hazard.

 GNU Snowboard Binding by Mervin Manufacturing

HALO SleepSacks Wearable Blankets - 27,000 units

13-271

Petals from the floral embellishment on the blankets can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants.

 HALO SleepSacks Wearable Blankets

Classic Characters Infant Socks. Sold Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store - 5,000 pairs

13-173

The stitched knit frog face and feet on the socks can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants and young children.

 Frog socks

Gerbings Heated Jacket Liners - 9,900 units

13-171

A defective wire connector can cause the jacket liner to overheat, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

 Black jacket

Children’s Apparel Network Girl’s Clothing Sets - 9,200 units

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The vest sold with these sets has a faux half-belt sewn into the side seams with a hook and eye closure at the waist that could become snagged or caught in small spaces or vehicle doors and it poses an entanglement hazard

 Children’s Apparel Network Girl’s Clothing Sets

Girls Boots by Renaissance Imports - 5,000 units

13-246 

An exposed staple in the sole of the boot presents a laceration hazard to the consumer.

 Girls Boots