Your BBB® has learned that over 680,000 baby rattles are being recalled over choking hazard concerns. The manufacturer, Kids II, announced the voluntary recall on Thursday, after receiving 42 reports from concerned parents. According to them, a part of the rattle broke, releasing beads. A Consumer Product Safety Commission notice states that “The clear plastic disc on the outside of the ball can break, releasing small beads, posing a choking hazard to young children.”
The recalled items come in pink, blue, green and orange and can be identified by the number 81031 printed on the inner surface of the plastic discs. These are the codes for the affected rattles: T0486, T1456, T2316, T2856, and T3065.
They were sold at Walmart, Walgreens, Target, Amazon, Babyhaven.com, Diapers.com, between January 2016 and February 2017. Customers who have these rattles are urged to keep them away from children and contact the company for a full refund!
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