Toddler and Youth Nylon Bucket Hats Recalled

Date:
August 29, 2007
Category:
Jewelry & Accessories
Company/Brand:
Paramount Apparel International
The Danger:
The hat has a drawstring, which poses a strangulation hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 500 toddler and youth nylon bucket hats. The hat is a nylon bucket-shape hat with mesh sides. There are nylon fabric strips on the side of the hat that snap up. The front of the hat has a zipper pocket with a silver boat-anchor applique with embroidered text below. The hat adjusts with a bungee drawstring sewn in the crown of the hat. A label sewn into the back inside of the hat reads "Bass Pro Shops."
Sold At:
Bass Pro Shops retail stores nationwide from February 2007 through June 2007 for about $8.
What To Do:
Stop using the recalled hats immediately and remove the drawstring or contact Paramount Apparel to receive a refund or replacement item. For more information, contact Paramount Apparel toll-free at (866) 618-7179 between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit their Web site at www.paramountapparel.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07294.html

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