Recall date: August 23, 2016
Recall number: 16-247

Recall Summary

Name of product:
“Step-iT” Activity Wristbands

The recalled wristbands can cause skin irritation or burns to children.

Consumer Contact:

McDonald’s at 800-244-6227 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT daily, or online at and click on “Safety Recall” for more information. 

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

In Conjunction With:
About 29 million units in the U.S. (in addition, about 3.6 million units in Canada)

McDonald’s has received more than 70 reports of incidents, including seven reports of blisters, after wearing the wristbands.


Consumers should immediately take the recalled wristbands from children and return them to any McDonald’s for a free replacement toy and either a yogurt tube or bag of apple slices.

Sold At:

Distributed exclusively by McDonald’s restaurants nationwide from August 9, 2016 to August 17, 2016 with Happy Meals and Mighty Kids Meals. 


McDonald’s Corp., of Oakbrook, Ill.

Manufactured In: