Various children's jackets with drawstrings recalled due to entanglement hazard

Starting date:
December 17, 2019
Posting date:
December 17, 2019
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-71885

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Children's jackets and hoodies with waist drawstrings and toggles.
  • Issue: Waist drawstrings can pose a dragging or entanglement hazard.
  • What to do: Immediately remove the drawstring from the jackets.

Affected products

Various children's jackets and hoodies with waist drawstrings

Product description

This recall involves various models of children's jackets and hoodies with waist drawstrings and toggles.

The following children's upper outerwear are included in the recall:
Model Number Product Name Description
3706-4828-1929 Urban Kids Statement Sherpa Hoodie Children's hoodie in teddy brown (BELIEVE), ivory (FLAWLESS), mauve (LOVE), or tan (DREAM).
3761-0353-1913 Urban Kids Fleece Lined Pullover Jacket Children's ½-zip nylon pullover jacket, lined with fleece, in black, olive, or plum.
3760-2435-1903 Storm Mountain Artic Series Aria Parka Children's longline polyester winter jacket with a faux fur lined hood in black, olive or mauve
3760-2435-1905 Storm Mountain Artic Series Alexa Parka Children's longline polyester winter jacket with a faux fur lined hood in black or burgundy
3760-1051-1906 Storm Mountain Artic Series Harper Parka Children's longline polyester winter jacket with a faux fur lined hood in black or tan
3760-6213-1902 Storm Mountain Artic Series Chelsea Parka Children's longline polyester winter jacket with a faux fur lined hood in black, grey, taupe, or mauve
1938-6213-1902 Storm Mountain Artic Series Chelsea Parka Toddler's longline polyester winter jacket with a faux fur lined hood in black or mauve

Hazard identified

Drawstrings at the waist on children's upper outerwear can become caught on vehicles causing the child to be dragged.

As of December 11, 2019 the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 17,366 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from August 2019 to December 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
YM Inc.
Toronto
CANADA
Manufacturer
Suzhou Winlong Knitting Clothing Co. Ltd.
CHINA
Manufacturer
Detailed Fashion Limited
CHINA
Manufacturer
Weihai Xintai Garment Co., Ltd.
CHINA
Manufacturer
JiaXing NEWWAY Industrial Co., Ltd
CHINA
Manufacturer
Nanjing JXD-Spy Imports and Exports Co., Ltd.
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstring from the jacket to eliminate the hazard.

For more information, consumers may contact YM Customer Service by email  from Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm EST.

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.