Northern Souvenirs Kids’ Hooded Jacket Recall [Canada]


Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Northern Souvenirs Kids' Hooded Jacket Recall [Canada]Northern Souvenirs recalls an estimated 4,181 Kids’ Full Zip Hooded Jackets due to the presence of neck drawstrings and consequential risk of child strangulation, asphyxiation and neck injury, all serious health and safety hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/sJ6Y30hw3a3

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65318r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves the Kids’ Full Zip Hooded Jackets with Drawstring at the Hood.

  • The style designation, “K1065” is printed on the tag located at the back collar along with the brand, “Northern Souvenirs”. The recalled Hooded Jackets are available in two colour/styles: Fuchsia (vivid purplish-red) and “Red/Navy” (shown above). The Jackets were customized with embroidery for various retailers.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Hooded Jackets can be found on the Web site above.

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

According to Health Canada, drawstrings on children’s outerwear can become caught on playground equipment, fences or other objects and result in strangulation, or in the case of vehicles, in the child being dragged.

As of the date of the original recall notification, Northern Souvenirs has received no reports of incidents in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

Parents and/or other caregivers should immediately remove the drawstrings from the child’s garment to eliminate the hazard or contact Northern Souvenirs for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Northern Souvenirs at 1-514-385-3366, extension 34 during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-65514
Recalls Direct RIN: 9620-2017
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