Prairie Mountain Inc. Recalls Youth Jackets Due to Strangulation Hazard

The jackets have a drawstring through the hood which poses a strangulation hazard to children.

Recall date: January 13, 2011
Recall number: 11-097
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Youth hooded wind/rain jackets

Hazard:

The jackets have a drawstring through the hood which poses a strangulation hazard to children.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Prairie Mountain at (800) 370-4941 between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.prairiemountain.net or e-mail the firm at mikegaler@prairiemountain.net

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Recall Details

Units

About 6,200

Description

The recalled Youth Rip Stop hooded wind rain jackets are lightweight jackets sold in sizes 2/4, 6/8, 10/12 and 14/16 in red, Royal (blue), and Leaf (green).

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstring from the jacket hood to eliminate the hazard, or contact Prairie Mountain for instructions on how to receive a full refund.

Sold at

Vacation gift shops nationwide from February 2010 through July 2010 for about $20.

Manufacturer(s)

Prairie Mountain Inc., of Lockwood, Missouri

Manufactured in

China

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