Marvel Cordless Push Button Toy Telephones

Código SIAR: 19826
Categoría: Juegos/juguetes
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/Toy-Phones-Recalled-for-Choking-Hazard
Fecha de Publicación: 02 may, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: Viet Nam
Fabricante: Marvel Education; Kaplan; Ajax School Office Source
Descripción del Defecto: Toy Phones Recalled for Choking Hazard
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Originally issued May 2, 2006, Revised september 18, 2006
Release #06-152 Firm's Contact Number: (212) 662-7005
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Note: Telephone number change.
Toy Phones Recalled for Choking Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Cordless Push Button Toy Telephones
Units: About 6,000
Importer/Distributor: Marvel Education Co., of New York, N.Y.
Hazard: The push buttons on the toy phone can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: None.
Description and Models: The recalled toy phone is made of wood. It has push buttons with black numbers, and has a black rubber antenna. The toy phone sits in a wooden caddy. The caddy has "TELEPHONE" printed on it.
Sold at: Major school supply distributors, including Kaplan and Ajax School Office Source, from January 2004 through February 2006 for about $20.
Manufactured In: Vietnam
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled toy phone immediately and contact the firm for a free replacement toy phone. The replacement toy phone has red push button numbers and red graphics printed on it.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Marvel Education Co. at (212) 662-7005 between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or e-mail Marvel at marvel_ed@yahoo.com