Toys “R” Us Bruin Wiggle Ball Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Toys "R" Us Bruin Wiggle Ball Recall [US & Canada]Toys “R” Us recalls an estimated 32,700 Bruin Infant Wiggle Balls (also called “Giggle Balls”) due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of choking, oral injury, ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health and safety hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/P1xW30fG5HK; HCSC: http://ht.ly/FAf830fG5Su

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Toys-R-Us-Recalls-Infant-Wiggle-Balls

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/64740r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Bruin Infant Wiggle Ball Toys also called a Giggle Ball.

The blue Ball has textured bumps for gripping and has orange, green and yellow rubber knobs around the ball. The Ball wiggles, vibrates and plays three different musical tunes. It has an on/off switch and requires 3 AA batteries to operate. The recalled Wiggle Balls have model number 5F6342E and the brand, “Toys “R” Us” printed on the product.

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

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

According to the CPSC, the recalled Wiggle Ball’s rubber knobs and plastic back can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants. The firm has received six (6) reports of rubber knobs breaking off, including four (4) reports of pieces of the product found in children’s mouths.

Parents should immediately take the Wiggle Balls away from babies and return them to a Babies “R” Us or Toys “R” Us store for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Toys “R” Us at 1-800-869-7787 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.toysrus.com and click on the Product 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 Injury hazard, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

This Toy has been recalled in other countries, specifically Australia. To see all notifications related to this recall, please search for “Wiggle Ball” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-004
HCSC ID number: RA-64740
Recalls Direct RIN: 9279-2017
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