Toddler Choking Risk Prompts Basic Rhythms Drums Recall
The Consumer Product Safety Commission, Health Canada and Step2 Company LLC in Ohio just recently recalled over 21,000 Basic Rhythms Drums (made in China) due to the choking hazard they posed to the children using them. Evidently, the plastic clips that attach the drumsticks to the drum break easily, and the small pieces present a choking hazard for young children. The drums were to be used just for fun for preschool age kids.
Most of these drums were sold at places like Toys “R” Us and Burlington Coat Factory and other retailers from August 2009 to March 2009. Any consumers that still have these drums in their home are being urged to take the drums away from their children. They may call the Step2 company for a free toy replacement.
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