Consumer product recall

L&P Apparel Inc. Girls Mid-Season City Jacket recalled due to entanglement and vehicular dragging hazard

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Summary

Product
L&P Apparel Inc. Girls Mid-Season City Jacket
Issue
Consumer products - Entanglement hazard
What to do

Immediately remove the drawstring from the waist of the jacket to eliminate the risk.

Affected products

This recall involves a girls cotton-lined mid-season city jacket containing a drawstring at the waist.  The jacket was sold in various sizes (2t through 16) and in three colours (Passionate Love, Soft Pink, and Reed Green).   The jacket contains an interior product tag that contains the style number (65267-65815) and the date of production number (1019 (A)).

Issue

Drawstrings on children's upper outerwear may 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 13, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately remove the drawstring from the waist of the jacket to eliminate the hazard.

 For more information, consumers may contact L&P Apparel Inc. by phone at 1-866-415-5728, Monday through Friday (9 am-5 pm EST), or by email.

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 630 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

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

Place of Origin

Manufactured in China

Details
Original published date: 2021-12-21
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Clothing and accessories - Clothing
Companies

Distributor

L&P Apparel Inc.

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, QC

CANADA

Manufacturer

L&P Apparel Inc.

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, QC

CANADA

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63723