Mattel Pty Ltd—Selected Polly Pocket™ Magnetic Play Sets

PRA number

2006/8890

Published date

Product description

Distributed in Australia and manufactured between 2003 and April 2005. Polly Place™ Hangin' - Out House™ (model # B2632). Polly Place™ Treetop Clubhouse™ (model # B3158). Spa Day™ (model # B3201). Pollyplace™ Totally Tiki Diner™ (model # B7118). Quick-Click™ Boutique (model # G8605). Quick-Clik™ Shops (model # G8606). Quick-Clik™ City Pretty Playset (model # H1537). Quick-Click™ Sporty Style Playset (model # H1538). Totally Zen™ Playset (model # H3211). Polly Pocket™ play sets currently on shelves are not included in this recall.

What are the defects?

The affected play sets contain plastic dolls and accessories that have small magnets. The magnets measure 1/8 inch in diameter and are imbedded in the hands and feet of some dolls and accessories. If the magnets fall out they can be swallowed, aspirated by young children or placed in their ears or nose potentially leading to serious injuries to children who swallow more than one magnet.

What are the hazards?

Serious Injury

What should consumers do?

Immediately take any affected toys away from children and contact Mattel Pty Limited on toll-free 1800 674 753 between Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm (Australian EST) to determine if product is affected and to arrange for the return of affected toys. Do not return recalled product to retail stores. Consumers will receive a replacement toy to the value of the returned product.

Supplier

Mattel Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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