The middle of May, The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and MOA Entertainment Co. LLC, of Bloomington, Minn. recalled 1200 plush toys. The toy allows for children to remove and ingest the squirrel’s nose. This poses a strangulation hazard to the child.
This recall involves the Sandy the Squirrel plush toy, which measures approximately 1 foot high by 4.5 inches wide. It is a brown and tan plush toy with a purple skirt and bikini top. "Po #: 86849" and the production date of 01/2010 are printed on the toy’s smaller white tag.. They were sold at at Nickelodeon, 4U and NU stores in the Mall of America in March 2010 for about $10. They were made in China.
Consumers should take the toy away from children and return it to the Nickelodeon Store, Spongebob 4U, or NU Stuff stores in Nickelodeon Universe at Mall of America to receive a full refund. Consumers can also contact Mall of America for a full refund or exchange for a different toy of equal value.. Nickelodeon Universe can be contacted toll-free at (877) 336-9716 or through the firm’s Web site at www.nickelodeonuniverse.com.
If you or a family member is injured by a product, you need to get immediate medical care. If there is a significant affect or injury, you should contact an attorney concerning the problem. Early investigation can include the collection of product, checking recall alerts, and the proper notifying of those who caused the problem.
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