Magnetic fishing toy

Recall published
2016-11-28
Brand
Product title
Magnetic fishing toy
Fishing Ducklings
Product description
Magnetic fishing game consisting of a puzzle with magnetic parts (5 pieces in the shape of ducks) and two wooden fishing rods, packed in a cardboard box.
Risk
The end of the fishing rod breaks easily, releasing a small magnet with a high magnetic flux. A small child could put it in the mouth and choke. Moreover, if a child swallows the magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN71-1.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users
Barcode
8435404805692
Model number
1302024 / Batch 140521302024
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Choking
Injuries
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1554/16
Category
Toys / Games
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Luxembourg

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.