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August 6, 2003

CPSC, MagicCabin Announce Recall of Toy Trucks

The following product safety recall was conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.

Name of Product: Big Boy Trucks (Dump Truck & Tow Truck)

Units: 220

Manufacturer: Magic Cabin, of Viroqua, Wis., HearthSong, of Madison, Va.

Hazard: Small parts can break off of the toy trucks posing a choking hazard to young children.

Incidents/Injuries: No injuries have been reported.

Description: The Big Boy Trucks are made of oak, maple, or walnut wood with a natural oil finish. The trucks are about 9 to 12 inches high.

Sold At: Magic Cabin sold the toy trucks through their catalog and Web site from September 2002 through March 18, 2003 for about $16.

Manufactured In: U.S.A.

Remedy: Consumers should take the toys away from young children immediately and return to Magic Cabin for a refund, including the cost of postage. Send the toy trucks to Magic Cabin, Attn: Returns, 3700 Wyse Road, Dayton, OH 45414-2541.

Consumer Contact: Call toll-free at (888) 623-6557 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

Media Contact: Ms. Linda DeRose-Droubay at (540) 948-7353.

 
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