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June 27, 2002

Bath & Body Works Has Recalled Ice Shaver

Columbus, OH (SafetyAlerts) - Bath & Body Works Inc. has recalled about 1,000 ice shavers. The stainless steel blade on the shaver can cut consumers and cause injury.

Bath & Body Works has received five reports of incidents, which caused minor injuries to consumers' hands and fingers. These incidents occurred at various Bath & Body Works stores.

The recalled ice shavers are orange and blue, come with two ice maker cups, and have a palm tree design on the sides of the machine. On the front of the ice shaver are the words, "Bath and Body Works Art Stuff." The ice shaver has a silver and blue handle, which when turned, compresses the ice onto a stainless steel blade. On the bottom are the ice shaver are the words, "Made in Taiwan."

Bath & Body Works retail stores sold the ice shavers nationwide throughout May 2002 for about $20.

Consumers should stop using these ice shavers immediately and return them to any Bath & Body Works store for a full refund or store credit. For additional information, consumers should call Bath & Body Works at (800) 395-1001 between 8:30 to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday

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