- November 3, 2011
- Boy Scouts of America
- The Danger:
- The jackets have retractable cords with toggles at the hood/neck area and at the waist, which can pose a strangulation or entrapment hazard to children.
- This recall includes about 5,400 of the blue Cub Scout Wind Tech jacket sold in youth sizes. The jackets are nylon with a polyester lining, long-sleeve, with a full zipper front and a Cub Scout wolf head emblem embroidered on the upper left chest. SKU numbers 73291, 73292, and 73293 are printed on the hangtag that is attached to the jacket at retail.
- Sold At:
- Boy Scouts of America retail outlets nationwide and online at scoutstuff.org from November 2009 through July 2011 for approximately $32.
- What To Do:
- Immediately remove the cords from these jackets to eliminate the hazard, or return the jacket to Boy Scouts of America for a full refund. Contact the company toll-free at (855) 873-2408 or visit scoutstuff.org.
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