Wealers’ brand Children’s Rain Poncho Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Wealers' brand Children's Rain Poncho Recall [US]JW Crawford recalls an estimated 1,300 Wealers’ brand Children’s Rain Ponchos due to the suspected presence of a drawstring in the hood and consequential risk of strangulation and asphyxiation damage, all serious health hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/T2HN30gyGIj

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/JW-Crawford-Recalls-Childrens-Rain-Ponchos-Due-to-Strangulation-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves kids’ Waterproof Hooded Rain Ponchos sold in clear, red and blue.

The lightweight Ponchos were sold in packs of 6 and 12. A white nylon drawstring is attached at the neck of the 40 inches tall by 60 inches wide Ponchos. “One size fits all” and “Made in China” are printed on the front of the packaging.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

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

According to the CPSC, a drawstring in the Poncho’s hood 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 and/or entanglement hazard to children.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Children’s Ponchos, please do not use them nor let your child wear or play with 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 JW Crawford toll-free at 1-844-222-2812 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the product distributor’s Web site at http://www.wealers.com and click on the Recall tab located at the top of the page for more information.

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

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

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

==> 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.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-023
Recalls Direct RIN: 9446-2017
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