Racine Carrée School Sweater & Sweatshirt Recall [Canada]


12312 - HCSC - Racine Carrée School Sweater & Sweatshirt Recall [Canada]

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Racine Carrée, a Saint-Alfred, Quebec establishment, recalls an estimated 1,041 School branded Zip-up Hooded Sweaters and Hooded Sweatshirts due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood and neck area and consequential risk of choking, strangulation, hanging and dragging, all safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/TD5U30pVuFH

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/71636r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Zip-up Hooded Sweaters  and Hooded Sweatshirts from Racine Carrée. The clothes bear the logo of the particular school where they are sold with the model number on the product label, as follows:

  • Collège de Champigny Navy Hooded Sweatshirts, sold in M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 380
  • École secondaire Bromptonville Navy Hooded Sweatshirts, sold in S Junior, M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 381
  • École secondaire Bromptonville Red Hooded Sweatshirts, sold in S Junior, M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 383
  • École secondaire le Sommet Navy Hooded Sweatshirts, sold in M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 384
  • École l’Eau-Vive Navy Hooded Zip-up Sweater, sold in 4 Child, 5 Child, 6 Child, 6X Child, S Junior, M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 389
  • École secondaire Pamphile-Le-May Navy Hooded Zip-up Sweater, sold in M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of and with a model number of 390
  • Académie Saint-Louis Navy Hooded Zip-Up Sweater, sold in 4 Child, 5 Child, 6 Child, 6X Child, S Junior, M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 394
  • École l’Eau-Vive Navy Hooded Zip-Up Sweater, sold in 5 Child, 6 Child, 6X Child, S Junior, M Junior and L Junior and with a model number of 395
  • La Maîtrise des petits Chanteurs de Québec Navy Hooded Zip-Up Sweater, sold in S Junior, M Junior and L Junior sizes and with a model number of 396

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Racine Carrée School Sweaters and Sweatshirts 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 upper outerwear including sweaters, hoodies and jackets can become caught on playground equipment, fences, or other objects and result in strangulation, or in the case of a vehicle, the child being dragged. If these situations occur, the child could suffer serious and life-changing injuries.

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

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Children’s Hooded Sweaters or Hooded Sweatshirts, please do not use them nor dress your child in 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, please contact Racine Carrée Customer Service toll-free at 1-844-330-9338 from 7:45 AM to 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Thursday and from 7:45 AM to 12:00 PM EST on Friday.

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 Children’s Hooded Sweaters or Hooded Sweatshirts, please search for “clothing” or more generically, “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Racine Carrée, please search for “Racine Carrée” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-71636
Recalls Direct RIN: 12312-2019
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