Cinmar World Magnetic Travel Map Recall [US]


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US/Washington: Cinmar World Magnetic Travel Map Recall [US]Cinmar recalls an estimated 4,500 World Magnetic Travel Maps due to magnet ingestion and consequential internal injury, sepsis and death hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/BnuW3035ze7

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/Recall-Alerts/2016/Cinmar-Recalls-World-Magnetic-Travel-Maps/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain World Magnetic Travel Maps with a burlwood frame.

The recalled World Maps measure approximately 54 inches wide and 36 inches tall and come with 50 magnetic markers. The Maps affected by this recall have item number 145684. The item number is printed on the packaging.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the CPSC, when two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside the intestines and clamp onto body tissues. In turn, this can cause cause intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled World Magnetic Travel Maps, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it or Cinmar for a full refund or replacement.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at Cinmar toll-free at 888-263-9850 from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.frontgate.com and click on the “Safety Recall Notices” link at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 16-237
Recalls Direct RIN: 7424-2016
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