Consumer product recall

Wooden teether rings recalled due to potential choking hazard

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Summary

Product
Bebe au Lait Wooden Teether Rings
Issue
Consumer products - Choking hazard
What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the teether.  Go to www.bebeaulait.com/recall, fill out the online form and follow the directions to obtain a full refund or store credit.

Affected products

TEBWTL Tropical Leaf Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290674
TEBWBF Butterfly and Flower Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290681
TEBWBT Boat Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290667
TEBWCT Cactus Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290742
TEBWDR Dinosaur Wooden Bebe Teether 810009294016
TEBWHF Heart and Flower Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290735
TEBWMS Moon and Star Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290711
TEBWOW Owl Wooden Bebe Teether 810009294023
TEBWRW Rainbow Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290698
TEBWST Starfish Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290759
TEBWTU Turtle Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290650
TEBWWD World Wooden Bebe Teether 810009293743
TEBWOW Owl Wooden Bebe Teether 810009294023
TEBWRW Rainbow Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290698
TEBWST Starfish Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290759
TEBWTU Turtle Wooden Bebe Teether 810009290650
TEBWWD World Wooden Bebe Teether 810009293743

Issue

The string can break releasing the wooden beads which pose a potential choking hazard.

As of November 17, 2021 the company has received 1 report of an incident and no reports of injuries in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 6 reports of incidents, and no reports of injuries.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the teether. Consumers are directed to cut the string of the teether and take a photograph of it before discarding it in the trash. Consumers can submit the online form together with the photograph to obtain a refund or credit.

Consumers should contact the Company by emailing: recall@bebeaulait.com or online at www.bebeaulait.com and click on “Safety Recalls” at the bottom of the page. 

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission’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 10 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 8315 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from February 2019 to September 2021.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in China

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer products
Companies

Distributor

Bebe au Lait

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63697