Here are just a few of the recent product recalls announced by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. For the most up-to-date recall information, please visit cpsc.gov and click on the Recalls tab from the home page.
Name of product: Playmat Sets by Holgate Toys
Hazard: The wheels on the wooden vehicles can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: Holgate Toys has received one report of the wheels detaching from the body of a vehicle. No injuries have been reported.
Description: The Wegmans Playmat Set includes a 24-inch by 30-inch cotton canvas playmat and four toy wooden vehicles. The toy vehicles include a blue car, a red “Wegmans” delivery van, a green “Wegmans” farm tractor and a yellow “School Bus.” The sets were sold in a yellow box measuring about 12” by 12” with “Wegmans Playmat Set,” an age label circle with “2+” and “Made in the USA” printed on the front of the box. The UPC Code 0 7789028735 4 is printed on the back of the box.
Sold exclusively at: Wegmans
Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the wooden vehicles away from young children and return to Wegmans Food Stores for a full refund. Consumers may also contact Holgate Toys for instructions on returning the vehicles to Holgate Toys.
Consumer contact: Contact Holgate Toys toll-free at 855.344.7488 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm ET Monday through Friday, or go online at holgatetoy.com, and click on “Product Recall” for more information.