Fisher-Price Bongo Band Toys Recalled

Date:
September 4, 2007
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Fisher-Price
The Danger:
Paint on the toys contains excessive levels of lead, which violates the federal law prohibiting lead paint on children's toys.
Description:
The recall includes about 8,900 toys. The recalled toys have two bongos. One has a yellow and green plastic drum base with a blue drum surface. The other bongo has a yellow and green plastic drum base with an orange drum surface with "It's a Big, Big World" printed on it. The toys were sold with animal-shape accessories including a monkey, bird, tambourine, and drum stick. The toys have product number K9343 inside the orange drum. A date code between 139-7SH and 232-7SH is printed on the drum's orange ring surface. Bongo Band toys included in this recall must have both the product number and date code.
Sold At:
Retail stores nationwide from July 2007 through August 2007 for about $20.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled toys away from children and contact Fisher-Price for instructions on returning the product in order to receive a free replacement toy. For additional information, contact Fisher-Price at (888) 496-8330 anytime or visit their Web site at www.mattel.com/safety.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07303.html

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