Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores Roll-Up Blinds Recalled

Date:
September 9, 2010
Category:
Kids Furniture
Company/Brand:
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
The Danger:
Strangulation can occur when the lifting loop slides off the side of the blind and a child's neck becomes entangled on the free-standing loop, or if a child places his/her neck between the lifting loop and the roll-up blind material.
Description:
This recall involves about 1,800 bamboo roll-up blinds with valances. The blinds were sold in two sizes: 36"x72" and 48"x72."
Sold At:
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores nationwide between April 2009 and December 2009. The 36"x72" blinds were sold for $25 and the 48"x72" blinds for $30.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the roll-up blinds and return the product to the nearest Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores for a full refund. For more information, contact Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores toll-free at (888) 739-4120 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email guest.services@Jo-Ann.com or visit Jo-Ann.com
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10340.html

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