BRIO Pull-Along Snail Toy Recalled

Date:
March 8, 2006
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
BRIO
The Danger:
The snail toy is sold with a rattle containing a bell. The rattle can come apart, and the bell poses a small parts choking hazard to young children.
Description:
This recall involves about 2,100 BRIO wooden Pull-Along Snails. The body of the snail is painted red and it has yellow wheels. The toy has item number 30368 written on the packaging. The snail measures 6 inches long and 4.5 inches high with natural wood and spring antennae. On the back of the snail is a removable green bell rattle with a yellow swirl and multicolored posts. The rattle measures 2.25 inches in diameter and 2 inches high. A BRIO logo is printed on the back end of the snail and a yellow cord is attached at the front.
Sold At:
Specialty toy stores nationwide, Web retailers, and mail order catalogs from September 2005 through January 2006 for about $13.
What To Do:
Take the toy away from children immediately and contact BRIO for information on how to receive a free replacement product. For more information, contact BRIO at (888) 274-6869 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit www.brio.net.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06108.html

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