Panelcraft Recalled Batch #7 Building Sets Due to Choking Hazard August 01 2017
Name of Product: Batch #7 Rainbow Solids and Rainbow Dream Builders Sold from November of 2016 to January 7th, 2017.
Hazard: The building sets corner welds can break, allowing the panels and frames to separate and release magnets during play. When released, exposed magnets can create a choking hazard to young children.
Panelcraft replaced the Batch #7 building sets, free of charge, under the guidance of the CPSC (Recall # 17), between January and June of 2017. All but 3 of the building sets have been replaced, however if a consumer believes they still have a Batch #7 building set they should immediately stop using it and take it away from children. Contact the firm to receive a prepaid shipping label for returning the recalled sets for a free replacement set including shipping.
Consumer Contact: Panelcraft toll-free at 888-288-7615 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.panelcraft.com and click on Contact Us for more information.
Units: About 2,000
Description: This recall involves two styles of Panelcraft™ Rainbow magnetic building sets. The Rainbow Solid Builder set includes 19 pieces: 11 solid panels in red, yellow, green, blue and purple and 8 white windows that measure about 9 inches by 9 inches. The Rainbow Dream Builder set includes 19 windows in red, yellow, green, blue and purple that measure about 9 inches by 9 inches
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Sold at: Discount School Supply, Kaplan Early Learning Company, Panelcraft and Tout About Toys from November 2016 through January 2017 for between $120 and $150.
Importer/Distributor: Panelcraft Inc., of Dearborn, Mich.
Manufactured in: China