Trading Standards Institute Advice

2021.10.08 Recall: Sprinkler Ball Bath Toy with LED Light and Music

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Sprinkler Ball Toy Bath Toys Water Spray Toy with LED Light and Music

Sprinkler ball

Alert number
2109-0092

Product type
Toys - Sprinkler bath toy

Product identifiers
eBay No: 333841535619

Product description
Round sprinkler bath toy with LED lights and music in yellow and blue

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
Medium

Risk type
Choking and burns

Risk description
The product presents a risk of choking as when tested according to the tension test, the cover of the batteries box detached and became accessible at forces less than the permissible minimum. The product presents a risk of burns as there is a presence of a short-circuit between the terminals of the batteries box with the rod of 0.5 mm of diameter. This short circuit causes a smoke release and generates a maximum temperature rise of 89.3 C on the batteries, more than the maximum authorized value of 45 C. The product does not meet the requirements of the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011.

Corrective measures
The product has been recalled from end users.

Online marketplace
eBay - The listing has been removed by the online marketplace

Notifier
Office for Product Safety and Standards

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