Consumer product recall

The Better Shade Shroud Model #SHROUD002 recalled due to choking hazard to children

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Summary

Product
The Better Shade Shroud Model #SHROUD002
Issue
Consumer products - Choking hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled The Better Shade Shroud Model #SHROUD002.

Affected products

This recall involves the Better Shade Shroud Model #SHROUD002 roller shade type corded window covering.

Issue

Health Canada has determined that the recalled blinds do not meet the Corded Window Coverings Regulations. The design of the product does not properly address the hazards of small parts. The product can release small parts which present a choking hazard to young children.

For more information on the hazard, see Blind Cord Safety.

As of July 14, 2022 , the company has received no report of incidents or injuries in Canada.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled the Better Shade Shroud Model #SHROUD002. Interiors by Better Shade will ship repair kits to affected customers.

For more information, consumers can contact Interiors by Better Shade by telephone at 1-905-227-4555 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm Easter Standard time, by email at services@interiorsbybettershade.com  or visit the company website

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that 800 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from May 1, 2022 to July 14, 2022.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Canada

Details
Original published date: 2022-07-20
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Household items
Companies

 

Distributor

Interiors by Better Shade

469 Glendale Avenue

St Catharines, Ontario

L2P 3Y2

Manufacturer

Interiors by Better Shade

469 Glendale Avenue

St Catharines, Ontario

L2P 3Y2

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-64381