Children's Hooded Sweatshirts with Drawstrings Recalled

Date:
April 28, 2010
Category:
Clothing
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Gogo Sports Inc.
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood that can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 2,400 children hooded sweatshirts with drawstrings in three styles. The zippered sweatshirts were sold in sizes XS through 3XL. The HAY style sweatshirts were sold in black, navy, light grey, charcoal grey and pink. The HKK style sweatshirts were sold in black, navy, light blue, light grey, pink and red. The JMK sweatshirts are reversible microfiber with polar fleece lining and a removable hood with elastic or retractable drawstrings. Style JMK was sold in black only. The sweatshirts have sewn-in neck tag that reads "Gogo Sports" and city names printed across the front of the garment.
Sold At:
Clothing retail stores in California, Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico from January 2008 through December 2009 for between $14 and $27.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstring from the sweatshirts to eliminate the hazard. For more information, contact Gogo Sports toll-free at (877) 785-1915 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.gogofleece.com
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10209.html

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