WASHINGTON-- Wednesday, the Consumer
Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall of some girl's jackets
sold exclusively at Burlington Coat Factory.
The recalled jackets are the IQ Girls'
Hooded Pink Leopard Jackets. The model number included in the recall is 86557
and can be found printed on a sewn in label in the back of the neck. This
recall involves jacket sizes girls 4 through 12.
Officials with CPSC said the jackets have a
drawstring through the hood which can pose a strangulation hazard to children. No injuries have been reported.
Anyone affected by the recall should
call Ram's Imports toll-free at (855) 346-5950 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
or go to the company's website.
Consumers should immediately remove the
drawstrings from the garment to eliminate the hazard or return the garment to
Ram's Imports Inc. for a full refund.
Second recall: CPSC issued a
recall on lamps sold at IKEA after the death of a child.
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Third recall: Tornado brand home
playground tube slides with port holes are being recalled because the plastic
port hole-type windows in the tube slide can break and possibly injure a child
said Solowave has received 23 reports of minor injuries to children, including
cuts and scrapes, from contact with broken port holes.
product information: Solowave Tornado brand home playground tube slides with
port holes. The slides are green, six or seven feet long and have three or five
port hole-style plastic windows in the sides. The slides were sold with
Solowave's Centennial, Centennial II, Lexington, Rocky Mountain Deluxe and
Sheridan play systems and were also sold separately. Solowave Design is
stamped on the outside of the slides near the middle of each tube slide
with the product is asked to call Solowave toll-free at (866) 678-0376 between
9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online and click on
Important Safety Notice for more information.
holes were sold at Toys R Us and other stores nationwide and on the store's
website from February 2008 through August 2013.
should stop using the recalled slide immediately and contact Solowave to
receive a free repair kit for the port hole windows.