Flashing Pacifiers Recalled

November 21, 2007
Toys & Games
Pacifiers & Teething
Sailing (U.S.) International
The Danger:
The nipple can detach from the base, posing a choking hazard to young children.
This recall involves about 8,000 flashing pacifiers. The pacifier necklace has a 28-inch multicolored cord with a 3-inch plastic pacifier that comes in assorted colors. A hole at the tip of the nipple is used as a blow hole for the whistle. The pacifier handle operates as the on-off button for the flashing light on both pacifiers. "Flashing Pacifier" or "2-in-1 Flashing Pacifier with Whistle Necklace" is printed on the packaging of the pacifiers.
Sold At:
Various retail stores nationwide during the month of June 2007 for about $5 per dozen.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the pacifiers and return them to the store where purchased to receive a full refund or discard the pacifiers. For additional information, contact Sailing (U.S.) International Corp. at (800) 643-6134 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.sailingusintl.com.
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