Toysmith Recalls Animal Snap Bracelets Due to Laceration Hazard

The metal band can wear through the fabric covering, exposing sharp edges.

Recall date: August 14, 2012
Recall number: 12-245

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Animal Snap Bracelet

Hazard:

The metal snap band can wear through the fabric covering resulting in exposing sharp edges and posing a laceration hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Toysmith at (800) 356-0474 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.toysmith.com

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 89,500 units

Description

This recall includes Animal Snap Bracelets in assorted metallic fabrics with animal figures, including: Seahorse, Frog, Snake, Starfish, Crab, Lizard, Dolphin and Fish. Manufacturing date codes between 07/11 and 01/12 are printed on a sewn-in label found on the inside of the bracelet. The label includes the Toysmith name and address. A round paper tag is attached to the product with the product name, Toysmith information, the words "Item # 2360 Animal Snap Bracelet," SKU number and bar code.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received eight reports of injuries including lacerations.

Remedy

Consumers should return the product to the store where purchased for a full refund.

Sold at

Cost Plus World Market, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store and other retailers from September 2011 to February 2012 for about $3.

Importer(s)

Toysmith of Sumner, Wash.

Manufactured in

China