Nurses Choice Recalls Holiday Keepsake Newborn Mittens Due to Choking Hazard

Decorations on the mittens can be pulled off.

Recall date: February 15, 2011
Recall number: 11128

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Newborn Keepsake Mittens

Hazard:

Decorations on the mittens can be pulled off, posing a choking hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For more information, contact Nurses Choice at (800) 747-7076 from Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, by e-mail to info@nurses-choice.com or visit the company's website atwww.nurses-choice.com

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 4,700

Description

The infant mittens are made of white cotton. They have candy cane, teddy bear and "2011" decorations glued on one side.

Incidents/Injuries

The company has received one report of a decoration falling off a mitten. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the mittens and contact Nurses Choice for a free replacement.

Sold at

The recalled products were distributed by hospitals nationwide for free to newborns from October 2010 to January 2011.

Manufacturer(s)

Nurses Choice Corp. of Wilmington, N.C.

Manufactured in

United States