Grizzly Children's Tool Kits recalled due to a chemical hazard

Starting date:
March 19, 2020
Posting date:
March 19, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-72507

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Grizzly Children's Tool Kits.
  • Issue: The recalled product contains lead in excess of allowable limits.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return to the company for a full refund.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Grizzly Industrial, Inc.

Affected products

Grizzly Children's Tool Kits

Product description

This recall involves two different children's tool kits with the following information:

Recalled kits:
Model UPC Accessories
H3044 690550130441 Tools, toy safety goggles, suspenders, work belt, work gloves, hard hat
H5855 690550158551 Tools, toy safety Goggles, tool box

The toys have the "Grizzly" logo marked on them.

Hazard identified

The toys may contain lead that exceeds the allowable limits of the Consumer Products Containing Lead Regulations.

As of March 9, 2020, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 102 units of the affected product were sold to Canadians and approximately 20,645 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from September 2002 to November 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
Grizzly Industrial, Inc.
Bellingham
Washington
UNITED STATES
Manufacturer
Meridian International Co., Ltd
Songjiang, Shanghai
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled toy and return it to Grizzly Industrial, Inc. for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact Grizzly Industrial, Inc. toll free at 1-888-615-7944, 24 hours/day, by email, or visit the company's website.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website (US CPSC to provide link).

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.