Lee Carter Co. Infant Rattles Recalled

Date:
January 24, 2012
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Lee Carter Co.
The Danger:
The rattle's handle is small enough to fit into a child's throat, posing a choking hazard and violating federal rattle standards. No injuries have been reported.
Description:
The recalled rattles are made out of multi-colored, woven plastic and have a bell inside. They measure about 4 1/2 inches long. "Made in Mexico" and "Lee Carter Company" are printed on a tag on a purple plastic loop at the end of the rattle's handle.
Sold At:
Various Mexican specialty craft stores nationwide from February 2001 through October 2011 for about $4.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled rattles away from infants and return them to Lee Carter Co. for a full refund or credit towards a replacement product. For additional information, consumers should call Lee Carter Co. collect at (415) 824-2004 anytime, or visit the firm's website at www.leecartercompany.com.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12093.html

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