Girls' Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled

Date:
December 21, 2007
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Liberty Apparel
The Danger:
The drawstring through the hood poses a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 12,000 Jewel-brand girls' zippered hooded sweatshirts, which have various designs on the front and were sold in two styles, both in small, medium, large, extra-large sizes:
  • The "Big Heart" zip-up long-sleeve hooded sweatshirts (style #J2173k/sk) in black, light pink and purple colors
  • The "Small Stars" long-sleeve hooded jacket sweatshirts (style #J2174k/sk) in green, khaki, navy, and orange colors.
Sold At:
Marshalls and other specialty children's clothing retailers nationwide from August 2007 through November 2007 for about $10.
What To Do:
Remove the drawstrings immediately or return the sweatshirts to either the store or Liberty Apparel for a full refund. For additional information, call Liberty Apparel Co. collect at (212) 768-3030 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08146.html

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