Group Lemur inc. recalls Cars Lightning McQueen 2-piece Pyjama Set

Starting date:
December 8, 2016
Posting date:
December 8, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Strangulation Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-61344

Affected products

Cars Lightning McQueen 2-piece Pyjama Set
 

Product description

This recall involves a 2 piece children’s pyjama, with an image of three cars (yellow, blue and red) and the inscription "Lightning McQueen" written on the front of the grey top with red sleeves. The blue pants depict repetitive images of the Lightning McQueen character, the number 95 in a circle and a yellow lightning strike. The following products are affected:

The pyjamas can be identified by the following UPC numbers
Size UPC
2 years 628221449004
3 years 628221448991
4 years 628221448984
5 years 628221448977
6 years 628221448960
7 years 628221448953

Hazard identified

The fusing liner may detach from the back of the applique while still remaining attached to the side seams. This can create a loop within the garment whereby the child’s head and neck may get stuck between the lining and the neck opening.

Lemur Group inc. has received one report of a child whose neck got stuck in the garment. No injuries were reported.

For information on what makes safe sleepwear, visit the Healthy Canadians children's sleepwear page.

Number sold

Approximately 4852 of the recalled products were sold in Canada at Costco Warehouses.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold in November 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Jiangyin Shi Jindun Knitting Apparel CO.,LTD
Zhutang Town
Jiangyin
CHINA
Importer
Group Lemur inc.
Ville St-Laurent
Quebec
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sleepwear and either return it to the place of purchase for a full refund, or remove the fusing liner following the instructions in the picture.

For more information, consumers may contact Lemur Group Inc. at (514)748-6234 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.