More Than 200,000 Baby Onesies Recalled for Choking Hazard

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Around 218,000 pieces of infant clothing have been recalled by Carter’s due to choking hazard, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Why the product is being recalled: The zipper pull on the onesies can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Description: This recall involves eight styles of one-piece, footed cotton clothing for infants made by Carter’s.  They have a zipper from the foot to the neck and were sold in sizes newborn, 3, 6 and 9 months.

Baby B’gosh®, Child of Mine® made by Carter’s or Just One You® made by Carter’s is printed on the fabric inside the neck area. The style number is printed on a side seam label.

The style numbers of the recalled products can be viewed here.

Where it was sold: The onesies were sold at OshKosh B’gosh, Walmart and Target nationwide from December 2012 through January 2013 for between $7 and $20.  Baby B’gosh sleepwear was also sold online at www.oshkoshbgosh.com.

Consumers should immediately take the recalled clothing away from infants and return it to Carter’s for a full refund.

View the full recall on the CPSC’s website here.

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