Trading Standards Institute Advice

2021.10.15 Recall: Montessori Toys for Kids - 3 in 1 Wooden Magnetic Fishing Board Game

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

3 In 1 Wooden Magnetic Fishing Board Games Montessori Toys for Kids

Wooden toy

Alert number
2109-0039

Product type
Toys ? wooden toys

Product identifiers
ASIN: B07XYYQQVH

Product description
A wooden magnetic fishing board game featuring small fish and beads

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
Unsure

Risk level
Medium

Risk type
Choking

Risk description
The product poses a risk of choking as when tested according to the tension test, the magnet of the fishing rod detached at a force of 80N and fits entirely within the small parts cylinder. The magnetic flux index for the magnets is 70.58 kG2mm2, which is greater than the maximum permitted of 50kG2mm2. If two or more magnets were swallowed, there is a risk that the magnets become drawn to each other in the digestive system, which could cause serious injury or death if medical attention is not sought immediately. 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
Amazon - the listing has been removed by the online marketplace.

Notifier
Office for Product Safety and Standards

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