Children's Parka Jackets with Drawstrings Recalled

Date:
November 30, 2006
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Silla America
The Danger:
The garments have a drawstring through the hood, posing a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 180 children's parka jackets with drawstrings. The jackets come in seven color combinations:
  • Black with a gray stripe along the sleeves
  • Light blue with a black stripe along the sleeves
  • Gray with a black stripe along the sleeves
  • Navy blue with a gray stripe along the sleeves
  • Yellow with a gray stripe along the sleeves
  • Navy blue with a white stripe across the chest
  • Black with a white stripe across the chest
The jacket's zipper goes all the way up to create a mock turtleneck. The removable hood attaches with a zipper and has a drawstring. There is elastic at the sleeves and side pockets, and a drawstring at the waist.
Sold At:
Dollar Days International stores and online at www.dollardays.com from December 2005 through November 2006 for between $7.50 and $10.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirts immediately and contact Dollar Days Customer Service for a refund or store credit. For more information, contact Dollar Days International toll-free at (877) 837-9569 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.dollardays.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07510.html

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