EU issues 50 Product & Vehicle Recalls

FlagEUBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 20-2017 of its Rapid Alert System containing 50 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others:

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Among the 50 recalls the European Union has announced in this third report of May 2017, the following notification was made:

Character World brand "Little Miss" Themed Cushions Recall [EU]Character World brand “Little Miss” Themed Cushions, pink, soft-filled cushion with stuffed arms, legs and a face. The recalled Toys are packaged in transparent plastic bags and sold with an unknown type/number and batch/lot numbers of PO 12307 and a UPC/barcode of 5055285346645.

The type of hazards presented by this Cushion include small component detachment and consequential risks of choking and ingestion. Because of this defect, a small child may put these small parts in his or her mouth and choke.

As such, these batch/lots of Character World brand “Little Miss” Themed Cushions do not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1 and have been ordered recalled from end users and withdrawn from the European marketplace.


More information about this recall:
European Union Rapid Alert “Rapex” Report: 20-2017
Recalls Direct RIN: 8705-2017
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