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

Alert number: A12/1433/17

Product:  Rattle

Name: Soft Hammer Rattle

Batch number / Barcode:  7312350304237

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: BRIO

Type / number of model:  30423

Risk type: Choking
The wooden rings can break generating small parts. A child could put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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: Redesign of the product (By: Manufacturer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Toy rattle for babies in the form of a hammer with wooden rings.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Sweden

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg