April 26, 2001Creative Consumer Concepts Inc.
and Whataburger Inc. Recall Kid's Meal Toys
Park, KS (SafetyAlerts) - Creative
Consumer Concepts Inc., Overland Park, Kansas, and Whataburger Inc., Corpus Christi,
Texas, are recalling about 330,000 "Whatagear" compass toys. The clear, plastic
lens covers on these compass toys can come off and pose a choking hazard to young
Creative Consumer Concepts Inc.
manufactured these toys, which were distributed with kids' meals at Whataburger
Restaurants and has received four reports of the lens covers of the compass toys coming
No injuries have been reported.
The "Whatagear" compass is a plastic toy with a compass in its center. The toys
have varied features, such as flashlights, magnifying lenses or tools. They come in
various solid colors. The back of the compass reads, "WHATAGEAR" and
Whataburger Restaurants in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and
Texas distributed the toys from March 2001 through April 2001.
Parents should take these toys away from children immediately, and return the toy to any
Whataburger Restaurant for a free replacement toy.
For more information, call Creative
Consumer Concepts toll-free at (866) 327-2216 anytime; write to: Creative Consumer
Concepts Inc., ATTN: Compass, 10955 Granada Lane, Overland Park, KS 66211.
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