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Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls teether/rattle

Courtesy of CPSC Courtesy of CPSC

WASHINGTON, DC (KAIT) – The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission is issuing a voluntary recall on the Refreshing Rings Infant Teethers/Rattles because of an ingestion hazard.

According to the CPSC, small pieces of the ball can detach while children chew on the teether/rattle posing an ingestion risk.

The recall involves Refreshing Rings Infant Teethers/Rattles intended for babies ages three months and older. The product has a red water-filled ring on one end and a black and white polka-dot ball on the other end.

The firm has received one report of pieces of the black plastic from the polka-dot ball coming loose while being chewed on. No injuries have been reported.

The CPSC suggest consumers immediately take the teethers/rattles from the children and contact Sassy, Inc for instructions on how to return the item for a free replacement toy.

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