Aug 2, 2000Rashti & Rashti Announces
Recall of Pacifier Clips
York, NY (SafetyAlerts) - Rashti
& Rashti Inc. is voluntarily recalling about 12,700 pacifier clips. The metal clip and
the small rivet that attaches the clip to a small, stuffed animal on the pacifier holder
can break apart easily, exposing babies to small parts. This poses a choking and
aspiration hazard to babies.
Rashti & Rashti received one report of a pacifier clip breaking apart. No injuries
have been reported.
The recalled Magic Years® Novelty Pacifier Buddy Clips were sold individually, and also
as part of a set with a matching bib. The pacifier clip has a small, stuffed animal
attached -- including a purple cat, yellow chick, blue dog, pink bunny, green bear and
white sheep. The bib sold with the bib set has a large, sewn-on animal patch that matches
the design of the pacifier animal.The clips and bib/clip sets are packaged on a yellow
cardboard hangtag. "Magic Years®" and "PACIFIER CLIP" are written on
the individual clip packaging. "Magic Years,®" "Novelty bib and pacifier
clip set" and "ALL ITEMS MADE IN CHINA" are written on the bib/clip set
packaging. There is no writing on the pacifier clips or bibs.
Gift and specialty stores sold the pacifier clips from September 1999 through June 2000.
The pacifier clips sold individually for about $3, and the bib/pacifier clip sets sold for
Consumers should take these pacifier clips away from babies immediately, and call Rashti
& Rashti at (800) 4-RASHTI between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday for
information on receiving a refund.
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers August 2, 2000.
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