Little Giraffe Recalls Children's Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

Date : 06/15/2017 @ 3:17PM
Source : PR Newswire (US)

Little Giraffe Recalls Children's Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

WASHINGTON, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Little-Giraffe-Recalls-Childrens-Robes

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1973 and charged with protecting the American public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call the CPSC hotline at 1-800-638-2772, or visit http://www.saferproducts.gov. Further recall information is available at http://www.cpsc.gov.

Recall Summary

Name of Product: Luxe Satin children's robes

Hazard: The children's robes fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

Remedy: Refund

Consumers should immediately take the recalled robes away from children and contact Little Giraffe for a full refund.  

Consumer Contact: Little Giraffe toll-free at (866) 201-6613 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.littlegiraffe.com and click on "Recall Information" at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Units: About 2,000 

Description: This recall involves Luxe Satin children's long-sleeve robes. The robes are 43 percent acetate with 57 percent rayon, satin outer shell and a 100 percent polyester microfiber inside. The robes were sold in pink, blue and cream in sizes 1 (XS-S/4-6 years), 2 (MD-LG/6-8 years) and 3 (XL-XXL/8-10 years). The robes have two belt loops on each side and an unattached belt. Lot number "21706-DFR001" and "Not Intended for Sleepwear" are printed on the robes inside seam label.   

Incidents/Injuries: None reported

Sold at: Children's specialty stores nationwide and online at www.littlegiraffe.com from November 2012 through March 2017 for about $100.  

Importer: Little Giraffe, of Van Nuys, Calif.

Distributor: Little Giraffe, of Van Nuys, Calif.

Manufactured in: China

About U.S. CPSC:
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction.  Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products - such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals – contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.

Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly-announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

For more lifesaving information, follow us on Facebook, Instagram @USCPSC and Twitter @USCPSC or sign up to receive our e-mail alerts. To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury go online to www.SaferProducts.gov or call CPSC's Hotline at 800-638-2772 or teletypewriter at 301-595-7054 for the hearing impaired.

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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

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