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."
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
February 9, 2011
Units:
About 10

Recall Details

Description:
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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.

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Remedy:

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

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported.

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
Recall number:
11-722