Ubbi Connecting Children’s Bath Toy Recall [Canada]


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Ubbi Connecting Bath Toy Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Pearhead Inc., a Brooklyn, New York establishment, recalls an estimated 318 Ubbi Connecting Children’s Bath Toys due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of choking, ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/1YQ030pwlri

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70951r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Ubbi Connecting Bath Toys, as follows:

  • This recall involves certain interlocking Ubbi Connecting Bath Toys. The plastic Bath Toys have a large circle in their middle with an engraved smiley face attached to six smaller circles and can be connected to one another and float on water. They were sold in sets of six (6) pieces coloured blue, navy, red, orange yellow and green and are intended for children ages 12 months and older.

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

According to Health Canada, the Bath Toys could break during play and create sharp points. If this defect occurs, it could pose a laceration or choking hazard.

As of August 26, 2019, the company has received one (1) report of the bath toy breaking in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Ubbi Connecting Children’s Bath Toys, please do not use them nor let your child play with or near them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund or safely dispose of the product in your household trash.

For more information and tips to help you choose safe toys and to help you keep children safe when playing with toys, please consult Health Canada’s Toy safety tips Web page at https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/toy-safety/toy-safety-tips.html. In addition, Health Canada has also published a Web page dealing with how to use arts and crafts materials safely, available here: https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/home-garden-safety/use-arts-crafts-materials-safely.html.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat lacerations and/or choking.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Pearhead collect at 1-718-422-0592 from 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday on the Web at http://www.ubbiworld.com and click on Product Recall for more details or by e-mail at service@ubbiworld.com. You can also visit the company’s website and complete a refund form available here: https://ubbiworld.com/pages/product-recall.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bath Toys, please search for “Toys” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all 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 relating to Choking hazards, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Pearhead Inc., please search for “Pearhead” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-70951
Recalls Direct RIN: 12035-2019
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