Baby's Choice Pacifier and Holder Set recalled due to Choking Hazard

Starting date:
July 19, 2019
Posting date:
July 19, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Choking Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-70483

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Baby's Choice Pacifier and Holder Set.
  • Issue: Parts of the nipple can detach, posing as a choking hazard.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the affected pacifiers and return them to the point of sale for an exchange or dispose of them.

Affected products

Baby's Choice Pacifier and Holder Set

Product description

The pacifier and holder combinations come in blue, green and pink colours and are attached to their respective holders with matching coloured straps. The affected items have the model number C11905, manufacturer code ZN, date 01/2017 and batch number 8624/16 listed on the back of their packaging.

Hazard identified

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that pieces of the nipple can detach, posing as a choking hazard to infants and young children.

As of July 16, 2019 the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 6,348 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from May 2017 to March 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Thailand

Companies

Distributor
Deejay Group Inc.
Montreal
Quebec
CANADA
Manufacturer
Zenith Infant Products Co., Ltd
Wangburapapirom, Pranakorn
Bangkok
THAILAND

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the affected pacifiers, take them away from their children, and return them to their place of purchase for a replacement or dispose of them.

For more information, consumers may contact Deejay Group Inc. at 514-382-4840 Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or by email.

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.