Sterling Silver Teething Rings Recalled

Date:
December 21, 2007
Category:
Pacifiers & Teething
Company/Brand:
Empire Silver Company
The Danger:
The silver ball that holds the ring in place can separate and release the beads inside, posing a choking hazard to babies.
Description:
This recall involves about 1,000 sterling silver teething rings sold in three styles:
  • Single ring with a ball
  • Single ring with a heart and ball
  • Three rings with a ball
The hollow ring has small beads inside that make a rattling sound and a ball soldered between the rings.
Sold At:
Independent jewelry, gift, specialty, and department stores nationwide during November 2007 for between $50 and $120.
What To Do:
Take the teething rings away from infants immediately and return them to the store for a full refund or replacement. For more information, contact Empire Silver Company at (800) 255-9475 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.empiresilver.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08148.html

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