The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Toy musical instrument set
Toy Musical Instruments
Type / number of model
The toys have small parts that can easily detach and, as well as the packaging, they can easily break releasing small parts.
The handle of the maraca is too long. A small child may put the small parts or handle in the mouth and choke.
Additionally, the plastic of the packaging is too thin. If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic can cover the mouth and nose, causing the child to suffocate. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators
Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (by: other)
Set consisting of several toy musical instruments made of wood or plastic.
The set is packaged in a clear plastic bag with a zipper, yellow trim and handles. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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