Sunsations Hooded Sweatshirts With Drawstrings Recalled

Date:
March 10, 2011
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Sunsations, Inc.
The Danger:
The hooded sweatshirts have drawstrings through the hood, which can pose a strangulation or entrapment hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 3,600 children's and juniors' hooded sweatshirts sold in sizes small, medium and large that can fit children in a large range of sizes from 2T through 12. "Virginia Beach," "Ocean City," "Nags Head" or "Kill Devil Hill" are printed on the front. The following style and items numbers are included in the recall and printed on a tag sewn into the sweatshirt's neck: BL200 (item #16692) in black, style BL300 (item #16693) in brown and style 292 (item #20221), which comes in navy blue, pink, and light blue.
Sold At:
Sold at Sunsations stores in Virginia Beach, VA; Ocean City, MD; and Nags Head and Kill Devil Hills, NC, from May 2009 through November 2010, for between $10 and $25.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstring from the sweatshirt to eliminate the hazard or return the sweatshirt to Sunsations for a full refund. Call Sunsations toll-free at 800-786-9044, visit sunsationsusa.com, or email the company at info@sunsationsusa.com.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11163.html

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