TOMY Lamaze Chipmunk Toy Recall [US & Canada]

Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: TOMY Lamaze Munching Max Chipmunk Toy Recall [US & Canada]TOMY International recalls an estimated 14,000 TOMY Lamaze Munching Max Chipmunk Toys due to Component Breakthrough and consequential risk of Laceration, all serious health and safety hazards.


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Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Lamaze Munching Max Chipmunk Stuffed Toys, sold with an item number of L27578.

The brands, “Tomy” and “Lamaze” as well as the item number are printed on a sewn-in fabric label near the tail of the Toy. Each of the recalled Stuffed Toys is multi-colored with a white clip on the head of the Chipmunk. When the clip is pulled, the Chipmunk Toy vibrates and simulates eating the Cloth Nut attached to its arm.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, parts inside the Toy can break creating a sharp point that can penetrate the surface of the toy, posing a laceration hazard.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Chipmunk Toys, please do not use it nor give it to your child . 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 TOMY International toll-free at 1-866-725- 4407 from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time from Monday to Thursday, and from 7:30 AM to noon on Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the Recalls link for more information.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Infants and Children, please search for “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Laceration hazard, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-188
HCSC ID number: RA-63764
Recalls Direct RIN: 8945-2017
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