Animal Snap Bracelets Recalled
About 89,500 Animal Snap Bracelets have been recalled by Toysmith because of laceration hazards, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
Why it's being recalled: The metal snap band can wear through the fabric covering resulting in exposing sharp edges and posing a laceration hazard.
Description: This recall includes Animal Snap Bracelets in assorted metallic fabrics with animal figures, including: Seahorse, Frog, Snake, Starfish, Crab, Lizard, Dolphin and Fish. Manufacturing date codes between 07/11 and 01/12 are printed on a sewn-in label found on the inside of the bracelet. The label includes the Toysmith name and address. A round paper tag is attached to the product with the product name, Toysmith information, the words "Item # 2360 Animal Snap Bracelet," SKU number and bar code.
Where it was sold: The bracelets were sold at Cost Plus World Market, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store and other retailers from September 2011 to February 2012 for about $3.
Consumers should return the product to the store where purchased for a full refund. For additional information, contact Toysmith at (800) 356-0474 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.toysmith.com.
View the full recall on the CPSC's website here.