PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Approximately 680,000 baby rattles have been recalled because of a choking hazard, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.Officials Concerned Iconic Steeple At St. Leo's Could Collapse After 2-Alarm Fire Tears Through Tacony Church
The commission says the clear plastic disc on the outside of the ball can break, releasing small beads that can pose a choking hazard to children.
The recall involves Kids II Oball Rattles in pink, blue, green and orange with model number 81031 printed on the inner surface of one of the plastic discs and on the packaging. Only rattles with date codes T0486, T1456, T2316, T2856 and T3065 located on a small triangle on the inner surface of the rattle are included in the recall.READ MORE: Franklin Institute Hosting One-Day COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic For People With Disabilities
There have been at least two reports of beads found in children’s mouths and three reports of gagging.MORE NEWS: Susan G. Komen More Than Pink Walk Tradition Continues In Philadelphia
The commission says consumers should immediately take the recalled rattles from young children and contact the firm to receive a refund.