Consumer product recall

Kids Green Board Hooded Rain Coat and Brown Board Zip-Up Hoodie recalled due to strangulation hazard

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Summary

Product
Kids Green Board Hooded Rain Coat and Brown Board Zip-Up Hoodie
Issue
Consumer products - Strangulation hazard
What to do

Immediately remove the drawstring from the children's outerwear to eliminate the hazard.

Affected products

This recall involves Kids Green Board Hooded Rain Coat and Brown Board Zip-Up Hoodie. The mint green nylon taffeta raincoat has a graphic and text printed at the chest, and a drawstring at the hood. The brown French terry hoodie has yellow graphics printed throughout and a drawstring at the mint green nylon taffeta hood.

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 December 23, 2021, 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 drawstring from the Kids Green Board Hooded Rain Coat and Brown Board Zip-Up Hoodie to eliminate the hazard. Consumers can also choose to destroy the recalled item and send a photo to SSENSE’s customer service department for refund.

For more information, consumers can contact SSENSE’s customer service by telephone toll-free at 1-877-637-6002, Monday to Friday between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm EST, by email or visit the company’s 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 13 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

           The affected products were sold from July 2021 to December 2021.

Place of Origin

          Manufactured in Indonesia (Kids Green Board Hooded Rain Coat) and China (Kids Brown Board Zip-Up Hoodie)

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

Distributor

GROUPE ATALLAH INC.

D.B.A. SSENSE

Montreal

Quebec

CANADA

Importer

GROUPE ATALLAH INC.

D.B.A. SSENSE

Montreal

Quebec

CANADA

Manufacturer

JELLY MALLOW

Seoul

SOUTH KOREA

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63756