The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0522/17

Product:  Fancy-dress costume

Name: Belly Babies - Petit Kangourou

Batch number / Barcode:  1) 897164611278, 2) 897164611285 , 3) 897164611292

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys


Type / number of model:  1) Ref. CS810119/M , 2) Ref. CS810119/L , 3) Ref. CS810119/XL

Risk type: Choking
The eyes on the head of the costume can easily detach, generating small parts that a child might put in the mouth, causing choking. The fibrous stuffing material is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams. The stuffing material may cause choking if put in the mouth by children.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Description:  Kangaroo fancy-dress costume for children aged 2 to 4, packaged in a plastic bag.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: France