Consumer product recall

Kattnakken Junior Rain Jacket recalled due to strangulation hazard

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Summary

Product
Kattnakken Junior Rain Jacket
Issue
Consumer products - Strangulation hazard
What to do

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstring from the children’s upper outerwear to eliminate the hazard.

Affected products

This recall involves the Kattnakken Junior Rain jacket sold alone or as a set (jacket and pants) in sizes 5 through 12 years. The jacket is made of an exterior polyurethane knit with an interior polyester lining.  The rain jacket has a zipper, an adjustable hood, snap buttons, welded seams and reflectors.

The following colours and article numbers are included in this recall:

Product

Article/Style Number

Yellow Rain Set

212-10-20-078

Navy Blue Rain Set

212-10-40-056

Pink Rain Jacket

1024

Navy Blue Rain Jacket

1024

Orchid Purple Rain Jacket

1024

Orange Love Rain Jacket

1024

Issue

Drawstrings on children’s upper outerwear can become caught on playground equipment, fences, or other objects and result in strangulation, or in the case of a vehicle, the child being dragged.

As of January 17th, 2022, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this product in Canada.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstrings from the Kattnakken Junior Rain Jacket to eliminate the hazard.  

For more information, consumers can contact NorseKoden by telephone at 604-765-5139 between 8:00 am – 10:00 pm PST, by email 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 22 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

           The affected products were sold from October 2020 to January 2022.

Place of Origin

          Manufactured in China.

Details
Original published date: 2022-01-19
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Clothing and accessories - Clothing
Companies

Distributor

NorseKoden

Vancouver

Canada

Manufacturer

Kattnakken AS

Stord

Norway

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63835