MIKI HOUSE USA Recalls Children’s Hooded Jackets Due to Strangulation Hazard

The jackets contain drawstrings which pose strangulation and entrapment hazards to young children.

Recall date: February 09, 2011
Recall number: 11-722
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Windbreaker Jackets

Hazard:

The jackets contain drawstrings which pose strangulation and entrapment hazards to young children. In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines, which were incorporated into an industry voluntary standard in 1997, to help prevent children from strangling or getting entangled on the neck and waist drawstrings in upper garments, such as jackets and sweatshirts.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, please contact MIKI HOUSE USA, Inc. at (877) 747-7653 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or e-mail the firm at info@mikihouse-usa.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 10

Description

This recall involves children’s windbreaker jackets with drawstrings in the hoods. The jackets were sold in red, blue, and multi-colored (purple, blue, yellow, green, light blue) in sizes 12 months to 4T. The style number is 11-3706-730 and is located both on the price ticket and care instructions.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstrings from the jackets to eliminate the hazard. Consumers may contact the firm to receive a full refund.

Sold at

Bloomingdale’s Department Store in New York from August 2010 to November 2010 for about $80.00.

Importer(s)

MIKI HOUSE USA Inc. of New York

Manufactured in

China

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