The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s new searchable on line product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov.
Manufacturer: FAB/Starpoint LLC, of New York
Retailer: Target Corp., of Minneapolis
Hazard: Strangulations can occur if children wrap the beaded strands around their necks or create loops in which they can insert their heads. Children can get entangled in the strands by running through the doorway.
Description: Circo brand beaded door curtains come in a set of two. Each is 12 inches wide and 72 inches long.
Sold exclusively at: Target stores nationwide and Target.com from January 2009 to May 2010 for $13 to $15.
Remedy: Take down the curtains and contact FAB/Starpoint for free return and refund information.
Contact: Call 888-333-2684 or visit www.fabny.com.