Trading Standards Institute Advice

2021.10.22 Recall: Baby Toys Music Cartoon Telephone

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

Baby Toys Music Cartoon Telephone Educational Developmental Toys

Telephone

Alert number
2109-0205

Product type
Toys - Telephone

Product identifiers
eBay Item No. 303851772853

Product description
Kid's cartoon telephone with a cord supplied in plastic packaging.

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
High

Risk type
Choking and strangulation

Risk description
The product poses a high risk of choking as when tested according to the tension test, the phone keys broke at a force of 10 N, releasing elements which fit entirely within the small parts cylinder. A young child may place the small parts into their mouth and block their airways. The cord of the handset has a length of 370 mm, greater than the limit of 220 mm which presents a strangulation hazard to young children. 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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