Kid’s Ark Children’s Hooded Sweater Recall [Canada]


Kid's Ark Children's Hooded Sweater Recall [Canada]

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Ark Imports Limited, a Newmarket, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 116 Kid’s Ark Children’s Hooded Sweaters with Drawstrings and Toggles from the Canadian marketplace 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/dLXJ30q5gJK

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/71897r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Kid’s Ark Children’s Hooded Sweaters with Drawstrings and Toggles.

  • The brand of the product is Kid’s Ark with styles K-511 and K-585. The multi-coloured sweaters are 100% wool with attached hood, side entry pockets and are fleece-lined. The recalled Sweaters were available in sizes S/M, M/L and L/XL and may include images of white polar bears or black moose.

==> 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 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.

Parents and/or other caregivers should immediately remove the drawstrings from the child’s garment to eliminate the hazard or contact Ark Imports 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, 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 contact Ark Imports Customer Service Department toll-free at 1-877-275-1275, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday at noah@arkimports.com.

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, 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 Ark Imports, please search for “Ark Imports”, using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-71897
Recalls Direct RIN: 12465-2019
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