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2021.08.27 Recall: Magnetic Dartboard - Target Bull's Eye Game

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Magnetic Dartboard - Target Bull's Eye Game

Magnetic dartboard 

Alert number
2108-0375

Product type
Toys - Magnetic Dartboard

Product identifiers
Barcode: 9111201348905
Model Number: STY-DB18

Product description
18" Magnetic Dartboard with six magnetic darts. Packaged in a cardboard box with a picture of a dartboard.

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
Serious

Risk type
Injuries and choking

Risk description
This product poses a serious risk of choking and internal injuries. The magnets were found to be too powerful, with a flux index in excess of 600 kG2 mm², which is more than the maximum permitted of 50 kG2 mm² for small detachable magnets in toys. The metal tips of the darts which held the magnets were threaded and screwed on to the plastic shafts but were easily detachable and would fit into a truncated cylinder for small parts. This product does not meet the requirements of the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011.

Corrective measures
Withdrawal of the product from the market  

Online marketplace
N/A

Notifier
Local authority trading standards

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