Puffer ball

Recall published
2010-04-19
Brand
  • IEPCS
Product title
Puffer ball
Product description
Rubber puffer balls in phosphorescent colours which light up upon impact. Each ball has a face with eyes, a nose and a mouth, attached to an elastic strand with a loop at the end from which it can be hung. The product is sold in a cardboard box marked "Puffer Balls" and "Made in China". The packages contain an assortment of colours.
Risk
The product poses a risk of strangulation because it can be stretched considerably, presenting a risk of strangulation if children were to spin the toy above their heads like a lasso. The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Strangulation
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0671/10
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Spain

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