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Home Life Product Recalls JA-RU Recalls Toy Trains Due To Choking Hazard
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Written by Jenny Wanderscheid   

 

 

JA-RU Recalls Toy Trains Due To Choking Hazard

 

NEWS from CPSC

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 13, 2008

Release #09-041

 

Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 231-3470

CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772

CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

 

JA-RU Recalls Toy Trains Due To Choking Hazard

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

 

Name of Product: My Little Train Classics Toy Trains

 

Units: About 18,000

 

Importer: JA-RU Inc., of Jacksonville, Fla.

 

Hazard: The recalled toy contain small parts which can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

 

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

 

Description: My Little Train Classics wooden toy trains are available in two styles. One, with a yellow cab, blue body and six red wheels and the other with a blue cab, red boiler, wooden base and four black wheels. The item #5293 is the same for both styles and is located in the lower left hand corner on the front of the package.

 

Sold at: Various wholesalers and retailers nationwide from March 2007 through October 2008 for about $2.

 

Manufactured in: China

 

Remedy: Consumers should take the toy train away from children immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

 

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact JA-RU at (800) 231-3470 between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

 

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to:

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09041.html

 

 

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