The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 1,040
Hazard: The device can explode unexpectedly, and pieces can hit or burn the user.
Description: The Big Sword fireworks devices are handheld mock swords that are intended to shoot sparks from the tip of the sword. The blue and yellow sword has the Big Fireworks logo and the words “Big Sword” printed on the front.
Sold at: Big Fireworks retailers and wholesale distributors nationwide from April to June 2014 for about $13.
Remedy: Return the fireworks devices to the place of purchase for a refund.
Contact: Call 866-514-6225 or visit www.bigfireworks.com.