|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Originally issued February, 25, 2009
Revised July, 23, 2009
Release # 09-136
|Firm’s Recall Hotline: (866) 628-6238
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Note: UPC correction.
Various Toys Recalled by CBB Group Due to Choking Hazard and Violation of Lead Paint Standard
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: Fishing Games, Rattles, Pull-A-Long Cars, Mini Pull Back Cars, and Cartoon Bubble Guns
Units: About 39,000
Importer/Distributor: CBB Group Inc., City of Commerce, Calif.
Hazard: The fishing games, baby rattles and pull-a-long cars contain small parts, which can detach and pose a choking hazard to children. The mini pull back cars and bubble guns have surface paints which contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recalled toys are described in the chart below:
||Model KK-4296 UPC# 782468042968
Model PT-2006 UPC# 830002020061
Model T-8112 UPC# 704291081129
Model KK-4461 UPC# 782468044610
|6-Piece Rattle Set
||Model ET-1293 UPC# 800323012939
|6-Piece 3" Pull Back Cars
||Model KK-4382 UPC# 782468043828
|3-Piece Rattle Set
||Model ET-1388 UPC# 800323013882
||Model ET-1041 UPC# 800323010416
Model KK-4218 UPC# 782468042180
|Battery-Operated Cartoon Bubble Gun
||Model KK-4275 UPC# 782468042753
Model KK-4276 UPC# 782468042760
|Battery-Operated Dolphin Bubble Gun
||Model OR-2238 UPC# 868333022386
Sold at: Dollar stores and toy stores nationwide from July 2007 through December 2008 for between $1 and $5.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should take the recalled products away from young children immediately and return them to the place where purchased for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact CBB Group, Inc. toll-free at (866) 628-6238 anytime, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.cbbgroup.com
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov
CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products - such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals - contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.
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