The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
2Pc Wood Lacing Toy
Type / number of model
The cord of the toy is too long. It may get wrapped around the child’s neck and lead to strangulation.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer)
Destruction of the product
Two wood lacing toys shaped as a red apple and red / green melon with a string attached to each with a green caterpillar on the end of the string. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Cardboard box with ‘Wood Lacing Toy’ printed on box and 18+ months age marking.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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