Amber bracelet

Recall published
2016-07-11
Brand
Product title
Amber bracelet
Bernstein ('Amber')
Product description
Small bracelet for babies with amber beads threaded onto a cord, with knots between each bead and a 'plug-in' clasp; supplied in a transparent plastic bag with a printed cardboard. The whole bracelet fits into the mouth of a child.
Risk
The plug-in clasp releases when under tension: a small child may play with the bracelet and put it into the mouth, which might lead to fatal obstruction of the airways.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Barcode
4048823210103
Model number
Art. Nr.: N010
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Choking
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0865/16
Category
Baby Care
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Luxembourg

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.