Name of Product: Umbro Boys’ outerwear jackets
Units: About 240
Manufacturer: Hong Kong Genexy Group Co. Ltd., of Hong Kong
Distributor: Umbro USA, of Beaverton, Ore.
Hazard: The boys’ jacket has a retractable elastic drawstring at the waist with a toggle that could become snagged or caught in small spaces or doorways, which poses [...]
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Windbreaker Jackets
Units: About 10
Importer: MIKI HOUSE USA Inc. of New [...]
Name of Product: Youth hooded wind/rain jackets
Units: About 6,200
Manufacturer: Prairie Mountain Inc., of Lockwood, Missouri
Hazard: The jackets have a drawstring through the hood which poses a strangulation hazard to children. In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines (pdf) to help prevent children from strangling or getting entangled on the neck and waist [...]
Name of Product: Children’s hooded cardigans with drawstrings
Units: About 16
Manufacturer: Jean Bourget Inc., of New York, N.Y.
Hazard: The cardigans have a drawstring through the hood, which can pose a strangulation hazard to young children. In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines (pdf) (which were incorporated into an industry voluntary standard in 1997) [...]
Name of Product: Girls’ Hooded Zip Jackets and Vest Sets
Units: About 900
Manufacturer: Splendid (a division of VF Contemporary Brands, Inc.), of Los Angeles, Calif.
Hazard: The hooded zip jackets and the vest sets have drawstrings through the hoods which can pose a strangulation or entrapment hazard to children. In February 1996, CPSC [...]
Name of Product: Hooded jackets and sweatshirts
Units: About 11,700
Distributor: VOS Sports Inc., City of Industry, Calif.
Hazard: The children’s hooded sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood and/or waist that can pose a strangulation or entrapment hazard to children. In February 1996, CPSC issued guidelines (pdf) , which were incorporated into an [...]