HALO SleepSacks Wearable Blankets Recalled

August 21, 2013
HALO Innovations
The Danger:
Petals from the floral embellishment on the blankets can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants. The firm has received six reports of the petals detaching from the blankets including one report of an infant found gagging on a detached petal.
The recall includes about 27,000 HALO SleepSack wearable blankets. They are 100% white cotton with pink-edged ruffles and a pink satin rose embellishment on the front. These sack-shaped wearable blankets have cut-outs for the baby's arms, a zipper down the center, a sewn bottom and were sold in small and medium sizes. Only SleepSack products with GPU numbers 2701, 2781, 2886, 2887, 3007, 3035 and 3142 printed on a neck label under the primary neck label are included in the recall.
Sold At:
Babies R Us and babiesrus.com from December 2011 through July 2013 for about $25.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the wearable blankets and contact HALO Innovations for a pre-paid envelope containing instructions to remove and return the flower and order a free replacement product. For more information, contact the company by phone at (866) 819-8118, by e-mail at halorecall@nrmsinc.com or go to halosleep.com and click on the product recall link on the homepage.
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