Lands' End Children's Light-Up Backpacks Recalled

Date:
August 17, 2006
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Lands' End
The Danger:
The backpack's battery pack can overheat, causing the battery case to melt and causing a burn hazard if touched.
Description:
This recall involves about 400 children's Cool Blue backpacks with lights and reflective trim. The backpacks were sold in seven colors: dark blue, light blue, orange, red, green, maroon, and purple. Style number 175732 is printed on a label attached to the left side of the main compartment. Backpacks sold after July 19, 2006, are not included in this recall.
Sold At:
Lands' End catalog and Web site at www.landsend.com during July 2006 for about $80.
What To Do:
Stop using these backpacks immediately. You should receive a replacement backpack and battery pack with instructions on how to return the original product. For more information, contact Lands' End at (800) 200-6212 anytime.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06576.html

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