Children's Jackets Recalled

Date:
March 8, 2007
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Cobmex
The Danger:
The jackets have drawstrings in the hood and waist, or only at the waist, posing a strangulation or entrapment hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 16,000 children's jackets. The nylon, zipper-front jackets were sold in youth sizes and have a Cobmex neck label. The jackets were manufactured in various colors, including navy, black, green, red, and wine. Only youth-size jackets with drawstrings are included in the recall.
Sold At:
Children's clothing and school uniform stores nationwide from January 2006 through February 2007 for about $30.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstrings immediately or return the jacket to the store for a refund. For more information, call Cobmex toll-free at (877) 926-2639 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit www.cobmex.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07123.html

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