NEWS from CPSC
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
|Office of Communications||Washington, D.C.|
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 20, 2012
|Firm’s Recall Hotline: (866) 206-9508
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Children’s Pajamas Recalled by Boden Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standards
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. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Children’s Pajamas
Units: About 1,130
Manufacturer: J.P. Boden & Co. Ltd., of the United Kingdom.
Hazard: The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recalled products are 100 percent cotton pajamas for children 1.5 (18 months) to 14 years old. The brand name “Mini Boden” appears on a label attached to the back of the neck of the tops and the center of the back of the waist on the bottoms and on the packaging. Each pack contains two long-sleeved tops and two bottoms in one of the following color schemes: black, white and blue with motorcycles print; white, blue and pink with rocket and stars print; or a light blue, blue and green with cars print. The garments were sold as pajamas.
Sold Exclusively at: Bodenusa.com from July 21, 2012 to September 17, 2012 for about $48.
Manufactured in: Turkey
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the pajamas and contact Boden for a full refund, exchange or merchandise credit.
Consumer Contact: J.P. Boden Services Inc.; toll-free at (866) 206-9508, from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET daily, or at www.bodenusa.com, then click on Product Recall for more information.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov
CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products – such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters, and household chemicals – contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.
Under federal law, it is illegal to attempt to sell or resell this or any other recalled product.
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