Imagine Nation Books Recalls Double Dazzler Light Show Toys Due to Burn Hazard
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Double Dazzler Light Show
Hazard: The battery in the toys can overheat and pose a burn hazard.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy from the child and contact the firm for a refund.
Consumer Contact: Imagine Nation Books at (800) 917-0213 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online at www.booksarefun.com/recall and for more information.
Photos are available at http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/023.html?tab=recalls
Units: About 1,700
Description: The recalled product is a silver, plastic, baton-like toy with white plastic tubes at each end that become multi-colored spinning lights when operated. The wand or stick device is 10.5 inches long and has an “on” button in the center hold area. The battery pack is located at the center handhold location. The package states “DOUBLE DAZZLER LIGHT SHOW” and “Color Changing LEDs / Ages 8+ /Batteries Included.”
Incidents/Injuries: The firm is aware of five incidents of overheating. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Sold by: Imagine Nation Book dealers nationwide at corporate offices, hospitals and schools from March 2012 to September 2012 for about $9.
Importer: Imagine Nation Books, of Louisville, Colo.
Manufacturer: Transfar, of Guangdong, China
Manufactured in: China
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov.
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission