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.