The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the P. Graham Dunn, announced a voluntary recall of the Wooden Toy Rattles. The wooden dowels can be installed at an angle, allowing the metal rattle inside to become exposed. This poses a serious choking hazard to young children.This recall involves a wooden toy rattle with light brown stain, eight wooden dowels and a gold-colored metal rattle inside. The toy rattle is circular in shape, measuring 2 3/4 inches by 2 inches.
The ratters were sold in gift stores and book retailers nationwide from June 2010 through July 2010 for about $6.Four incidents of the metal rattle becoming exposed have been reported. No injuries have been reported.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact P. Graham Dunn to receive a full refund. P. Graham Dunn can be reached at (800) 828-5260 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.pgrahamdunn.com