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(CLEVELAND) - The Consumer Product Safety Commission said around 680,000 baby rattles have been recalled due to a possible choking hazard. The Kids II Oball Rattle has a danger of the clear plastic disc on the outside of the ball can break, releasing small beads inside of the disc, which can lead to a choking hazard. Kids II has received 42 reports of the plastic disc breaking.
On its website, the company posted the following information:
Oball Rattle Model 81031 sold after January 1, 2016. No other Oball products are affected by this recall.
The recalled products have three clear plastic disc shaped bead chambers, one of which has five (5) orange beads. Only rattles with date codes T0486, T1456, T2316, T2856 and T3065 located on a small triangle on the inner surface of the rattle are included in the recall.
The rattle beads may release from the bead chamber, posing a choking hazard for small children.
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Major retailers nationwide and online sold after January 1, 2016 for approximately $7.99.
Consumers should immediately take the recalled Oball Rattle away from small children and complete the registration form to the right. Upon completion of the registration, you will receive a kit to return your affected product and be eligible to receive your refund.
For additional questions regarding this recall, please see the FAQ page or call 877-243-7314 (8am - 5pm EST).