May 17, 2001COMBI International Corp.
Recalls Child Activity Rockers
Stream, IL (SafetyAlerts) - COMBI
International Corp. is recalling about 4,100 activity rockers to replace their toy bars.
One of the toys, a clear plastic ball can crack and break during use, exposing the small
beads inside, posing a choking hazard to young children.
The toy bar is an attachment to the COMBI activity rocker. The toy bar has three toys,
including a blue plastic bear, a yellow plastic mirror and a clear plastic ball with small
colorful beads inside. The clear ball also has a red ring around it. The recalled toy bars
are on activity rockers with model numbers #9710-0 and #9710-1 and lot numbers 7000-10102
and 5000-6034 located on the frame of the rocker.
Juvenile specialty stores, including
The Right Start, Buy Buy Baby and Burlington Coat Factory nationwide sold the rockers from
November 2000 through February 2001 for about $70.
INCIDENTS/INJURIES: None reported.
Consumers should immediately detach the toy bar from the activity rocker and discard it
and call COMBI to receive a free replacement toy bar. For more information, contact COMBI
at (800) 992- 6624 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday. Consumers also can
visit the firm's website at www.combi-intl.com. Media inquiries should be directed to
Lynne Cyr at (630) 871-0404 Ext. 215.