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Toysmith recalls Wind-Up Diver

Starting date:
March 10, 2015
Posting date:
March 10, 2015
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Physical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-52477

Affected products

Toysmith Wind-Up Diver

Product description

This recall involves the Toysmith Wind-Up Diver bath toy. The diver has a blue bodysuit, red fins and gloves, and a yellow helmet and air tank. The diver's legs will start to flutter up and down when you turn the orange wind-up mechanism. The diver is approximately 19 centimetres long. Brand new, this toy can be identified by its sticker label with UPC: 08576163338 and Item #: 63338.

Hazard identified

The toy's body can split open when the diver's arms are rotated resulting in a pinching hazard from the exposed internal mechanism and the edges of the body.

Neither Toysmith nor Health Canada have received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries in Canada related to the use of this product.

For some tips to help consumers choose safe toys and to help them keep children safe when they play with toys, see Health Canada's General Toy Safety Tips.

Number sold

Approximately 7724 units of the recalled toy were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled toy was sold from June 2009 to February 2015.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Jieshengfeng Plastic Toys Factory
CHINA
Distributor
Toysmith
Sumner
Washington
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately remove the product from children's reach and return it to the place of purchase for a refund/credit.

For more information, please contact Toysmith at 1-800-356-0474 or email or visit Toysmith's recall website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.