According to news sources, a children’s musical wooden table toy has been recalled after it was discovered that small pegs on the xylophone part of the instrument can detach and pose a potentially serious choking hazard.
The product is the Musical Wooden Table Toys and is manufactured in China and imported by Battat Inc. It has a green painted surface that includes multiple musical instruments attached to it. The instruments on the table toy are colorful and they include a xylophone, cymbal and drums.
Battat Inc. has reportedly received about nine reports in regards to the small pegs being loose and detaching, representing a serious choking risk. The product has been selling since September 2006 up till October 2010 for about $30.
Consumers who have purchased the product can return it to Battat Inc. and receive another free replacement product.
The product should be taken away from children immediately.
As a Roseville personal injury attorney, I’ve seen recalls of this kind in the past and know the severity of the hazards they entail. If you’ve been injured through the use of a defective product, speak with a personal injury lawyer in your city to learn about the legal options available to you.