Woolworths Ltd—Jamie’s Garden Plush Toys – All Characters

PRA number

2014/14167

Published date

Product description

Plush toy sold as part of the Jamie's Garden range

The recall affects all 8 characters in the range: Orange, Bean, Banana, Broccoli, Beetroot, Pear, Grape & Tomato.

On 17/06/2014 a separate recall was initiated. The stalk of the bean character has an internal wire that has inconsistently finished ends that could pierce the fabric and become exposed.
781518
Identifying features
781518 All eight characters are sold under the same reference number.

Other identifying numbers

781518

All eight characters are sold under the same reference number.

What are the defects?

All eight characters may liberate stuffing during use and the hands and feet are small parts that are inadequately attached, presenting a potential choking hazard.

In addition, the bean character incorporates a wire that may protrude through the fabric and cause puncture injuries.

What are the hazards?

In the event that the stuffing or the hands & feet detach from the toys, they may present a choking hazard. In addition, the wire in the bean character could pierce the fabric and cause eye injuries or puncture wounds to small children.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the toys and return them to the nearest Woolworths or Safeway store for a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Woolworths & Safeway Supermarkets

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement

Responsible regulator

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

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