Moza Magical Sticks and Balls Kits recalled due to ingestion hazard

Starting date:
August 23, 2021
Posting date:
August 23, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Toys
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-76281

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Moza Magical Sticks and Balls Kits.
  • Issue: Small powerful magnets can be easily swallowed by children resulting in considerable damage to the gastrointestinal tissues that can be serious and life- threatening.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately take the recalled kit away from children and return the product to the company for a full refund.

Affected products

Moza Magical Sticks and Balls Kits

Product description

This recall involves Moza Magical Sticks and Balls Kits that come in a silver container with a set of 27 non-magnetic silver balls and 36 magnetic sticks.  

Hazard identified

Small powerful magnets can be easily swallowed by children which can be very serious and life-threatening. Swallowing incidents have often resulted in considerable damage to the gastrointestinal tissues and required emergency surgical treatment. For survivors, there can be long-term health consequences.

As of August 8, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries.

Number sold

The company reported that 1898 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from September 2020 to June 2021.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
Zemba, Inc.
Irvine
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled kit away from children and return the product to the company for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Zemba Inc by email at support@mozaworld.com. To receive a refund please send the product back to the following address:

Zemba, Inc.
346 Santa Louisa
Irvine CA 92614
USA.

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.