MagnaMan Magnetic Action Figures Recalled

Date:
March 17, 2008
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
MEGA Brands America
The Danger:
Small magnets inside the figures could detach. If swallowed by young children, the magnets could attract each other internally and cause dangerous intestinal perforations or blockages.
Description:
The recall includes about 1.3 million MagnaMan magnetic toy figures that have body parts that attach with magnets. They come in either a "Futuristic Warrior" or "Ancient Warrior" theme. Each figure comes with three accessories. The model number is printed on the front of the product's packaging.
Sold At:
Wal-Mart, Target, Toys "R" Us, Kmart, and other toy stores nationwide from January 2005 through December 2007 for about $10.
What To Do:
Stop using the recalled toys immediately and return them to MEGA Brands for a free replacement toy. For additional information, contact MEGA Brands at (800) 779-7122 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.megabrands.com
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08222.html

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