Paint on the helmets contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
This recall includes about 2,300 junior batting helmets with model number CFHLJR. The helmets come in yellow and orange with black accents. The model number can be found on the rear of the helmet.
Sporting goods retailers nationwide from July 2007 through November 2007 for about $40.
Immediately stop using the recalled helmets and contact either the retailer where the product was purchased or Rawlings for a free replacement product. For additional information, contact Rawlings at (800) 729-5464 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit their Web site at www.rawlings.com.
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