Rattles

Recall published
2017-03-27
Brand
  • Nowa Szkota
Product title
Rattles
Marakasy czerwone ('Red maracas')
Product description
Set of two red plastic maracas/rattles packed in transparent plastic.
Risk
The handles of the rattles are too long and too thin. If a small child puts the handle of a rattle in his/her mouth, the handle could obstruct the airways, posing a risk of choking. The shell of the maracas can tear and small parts can be released. The released small parts can be swallowed by small children, causing them to choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
Serial number 191442
Model number
PG1725
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Choking
Country of origin
Poland
RAPEX Reference
A12/0399/17
Category
Toys / Games
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
The Netherlands

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.