The silver ball that holds the ring in place can separate and release the beads inside, posing a choking hazard to babies.
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.
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.
Our product recalls database includes information and content from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and other sources. Our database is not comprehensive. For more complete information concerning recalls, visit www.cpsc.gov or, for car seats, www.safercar.gov.
2 FULL YEARS of Parents® Magazine plus a FREE GIFT! Order NOW to take advantage of this great offer! Get 2 full years (24 issues) for just $7.99! Plus you get our new Ultimate Birthday Party Planner ABSOLUTELY FREE! HURRY this offer won't last!(U.S. orders only)