March 20, 2003S. Rothschild Has Recalled Girls' Hooded
York, N.Y. (SafetyAlerts)
- S. Rothschild & Co. Inc. has recalled
about 37,000 girls' iridescent, hooded winter jackets. The rubber petal and
metal snap can break off of the jacket, posing a choking hazard to young
S. Rothschild has received two reports of the rubber petal coming off the
jacket, including one child who reportedly put the petal in her mouth. The
snaps have come off in subsequent testing.
The recalled jackets are blue, lilac, pink, raspberry and magenta and
include sizes XS/2T - L4T, 2/4 - M/5-6 - L/6X, 3/6 - 6/9 - 12M - 18M 24M,
and S/2T - M/3T - L/4T - XL/5T. The style numbers, which can be found on a
tag attached to the left sleeve, are 52913, 52813J, 12913K, B2913, 32813,
12816C, 3281J, 82819D, 82816D, and 32816C. The jacket labels include the
words, "Little Impressions," "Rothschild," "Izzi's Kids," or "Clockwise."
The recalled jackets were made in India.
Major retail stores nationwide sold the jackets from May 2002 through
December 2002 for about $25 to $45.
Consumers should stop using these jackets immediately and contact S.
Rothschild and Co. at (800) 301-3411 between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. ET Monday
through Friday to arrange for the jacket to be repaired and returned free of