US/Washington: RDG Global recalls an estimated 2,600 Girls’ Hooded Sweatshirts sold at Nordstrom due to attached drawstring and consequential strangulation and/or entanglement hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/jj4M309PO8Y
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain RDG Global Girls’ Olive Green-Colored Hooded Sweatshirts with Drawstrings inside the lining of the hood.
- The recalled Sweatshirts are made from Polyester and Spandex with a sherpa-lined hood. There is an asymmetric zipper on the front of the garment and were sold in girls’ sizes S (6-7), M (8-10), and L (12). A blue size label with the phrases, “Freshman 1996” and “Made in China” is located at the center back neck of each Sweatshirts. Another label in the neck seam has the words, “RDG Global LLC”, “VB740” and “8K80375N”. A label in the side seam has the care instructions and garment code, “RN# 146919”.
Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Hooded Sweatshirts are pictured on the Web site above.
==> No barcodes, UPCs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.
According to the CPSC, the Hooded Sweatshirts have a drawstring in the hood, which poses a strangulation hazard to children. Drawstrings can become entangled or caught on playground slides, hand rails, school bus doors or other moving objects, posing a significant strangulation or an entanglement hazard to children.
Parents and/or other caregivers should immediately remove the drawstrings from the child’s garment to eliminate the hazard or contact the manufacturer for a full refund.
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Girls’ Hooded Sweatshirts, please do not use them or let your child wear them or play with or near them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.
If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact RDG Global at 1-844-851-9979 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.rdgglobal.nyc and click on the “Product Recalls” link at the bottom of the page for more information .
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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-106
Recalls Direct RIN: 8391-2017
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Filed under: Children, Choking or asphyxiation hazard, Clothing & footwear, Entrapment hazard, Home & Residential, US CPSC | Tagged: children, choking hazard, clothing, CPSC, CPSC recall number: 17-106, Infant, Nordstrom Girls' Hooded Sweatshirt, RDG Global, Recalls Direct RIN: 8391-2017, US Consumer Product Safety Commission |