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2021.10.01 Recall: Baby Plush Shark Teddy Singing Stuffed Toys

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

Baby Plush Shark Teddy Stuffed Toys Soft Singing Dolls Xmas Gift Kids Boys Girls

Shark toy 

Alert number
2109-0187

Product type
Toys - Plush Toy

Product identifiers
eBay item number: 363310819734

Product description
Baby plush shark teddy singing soft toys available in yellow, pink and blue.

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
Serious

Risk type
Chemical, choking and burns

Risk description
The battery cover can be removed without the aid of a tool. The button cell batteries may be placed in the mouth and swallowed, presenting a choking hazard for young children and also presenting a serious chemical risk by causing damage to the gastrointestinal tract. The product also presents a risk of burns as the short-circuit causes a smoke release and generates a maximum temperature. The overheating poses a burns hazard to consumers. The product does not meet the requirements of the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011.

Corrective measures
The product has been recalled from end users

Online marketplace
eBay - The listing has been removed by the online marketplace

Notifier
Office for Product Safety and Standards

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