On January 31st, 2011, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Sassy, Inc. issued a voluntary recall on this Teether/Rattler due to a potential ingestion hazard.
What does this mean for you?
You should be aware that small pieces of the plastic ball can detach as a result of children chewing on the teether/rattle, posing an ingestion hazard. The firm has received one report of pieces of the black plastic from the polka dot ball detaching while being chewed. No injuries have been reported.
What should you do if you have purchased or own one of these products?
Consumers should immediately take the teethers/rattles from children and contact Sassy Inc. for instructions on how to return the product for a free replacement toy.
Sassy Inc. can be contacted at (800) 323-6336 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website. Additional information can also be found at the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website.