Due to Choking Risk Toys R Us Recalls Pacifier ClipsSep 13, 2016
Toys 'R' Us is recalling Babies 'R' Us pacifier clips due to a choking hazard. According to a recall alert posted on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) website, the spring mechanism in the pacifier can break. Small parts released by the product can present a choking hazard for young children. The recall affected roughly 53,000 units. Toys 'R' Us has received two reports of the clips breaking, but no injuries have been reported so far.
Parents should take the clips away from their children immediately and bring them back to Babies 'R' Us or Toys 'R' Us for a refund. The products were sold exclusively at Babies 'R' Us and Toys 'R' Us from February 2015 through April 2016. They were priced at about $4.
According to the recall alert, the clips were sold in an assortment of six colors and character designs. The products designed included a red monster, blue monster, monkey, giraffe, owl with one eye closed, and an owl with both eyes open. The clips have a circular plastic cover attached to a metal spring clip. There is also a fabric strip with snaps at the other end. The recalled model number is 5F6237F. On the back, "®2014 Geoffrey, LLC" is engraved to the plastic cover.