Recalls for 04/15/2013

Toys R Us Recalls High-Powered Magnet Sets Due to Ingestion Hazards
04/15/2013 Product Recall

When two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside a child's intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.

  • Company:
    Maxfield & Oberton LLC
  • Product:
    Buckyballs high-powered magnet setsĀ 
  • Problem
    Laceration, Fire Hazards
  • Recall Number
    13-732
Overstock.com Recalls High-Powered Magnet Sets Due to Ingestion Hazards
04/15/2013 Product Recall

When two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside a child's intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.

  • Company:
    Maxfield & Oberton LLC
  • Product:
    Buckyballs high-powered magnet sets
  • Problem
    Laceration, Fire Hazards
  • Recall Number
    13-731