Recall date: August 5, 2015
Recall number: 15-207

Recall Summary

Name of product:
MZB Children's "Light Up" Watches
Hazard:
The case-back of the watch can detach and expose the interior to water, posing a risk of skin irritation, redness, rashes or chemical burns.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

MZB toll free at (888) 770-7085 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.mzb.com and click on Product Safety Notice tab at the top of the homepage for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
Units:
About 1.9 million (in addition, 58,000 were sold in Canada)
Description:
The case-back of the watch can detach and expose the interior to water, posing a risk of skin irritation, redness, rashes or chemical burns.
Description:

This recall involves 303 styles of "Light Up" watches that are identified by style number. A complete list of the serial numbers is listed on the firm's website http://www.regcen.com. The watches have a flexible plastic wristband sold in multiple colors including pink, pink with white snowflakes, green, blue and navy blue. "MZB" and the style number are printed on the case-back of the watches.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 11 reports of skin irritations or chemical burns. Six of these consumers have required medical treatment.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately take the recalled watches away from children and contact MZB for a refund.

Sold At:

Kmart, Kohl's, Walmart and other retailers nationwide from October 2012 through June 2015 for between $5 and $20.

Importer(s):

MZB, of Long Island City, N.Y.

Manufactured In:
China