H&M Boys' Jackets Recalled

Date:
March 8, 2007
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
H&M
The Danger:
The attached compass on these jackets can break, posing a choking hazard for young children. Additionally, the liquid mineral oil inside the compass can be harmful if swallowed.
Description:
This recall involves about 2,700 boys' jackets. The jackets are cotton canvas made exclusively for children in sizes 18M to size 6Y. The jackets have style number 93196 written on the inside care label. There is an attached removable compass on the side. The compasses are copper- or turquoise-colored, about 2.75 inches long, and have a clip to attach to the jacket.
Sold At:
H&M stores nationwide from February 2006 through October 2006 for $30.
What To Do:
Remove the compass from the jacket immediately and throw it away, or mail the compass to H&M to receive a store discount coupon. For more information, contact H&M Stores toll-free at (877) 439-6261 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or go to their Web site at www.hm.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07121.html

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