Bow and arrow set

Recall published
2013-03-18
Brand
  • Hawkins Bazaar
Product title
Bow and arrow set
Wooden Bow and Arrows
Product description
A wooden bow with white string and three arrows with suction cup ends. The bow and arrows are attached to a cardboard backing that when opened forms a target. The wooden arrows are comprised of 3 parts – a long wooden shaft, suction cup and a short, wooden, tubular component. The suction cup is secured to the tubular component using a wooden dowel and the shaft is inserted into the other end of the tubular component and secured with glue.
Risk
The product poses a risk of choking because the suction cup and wooden tubular component may easily break off from the shaft and may be swallowed by children. The product poses a risk of injuries if the arrows are fired without the suction cups. The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users
Barcode
5038728071663Batch: G12
Model number
12939
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Choking
Injuries
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0404/13
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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