Push Toys Recalled by Santa’s Toy Corp. Due to Violation of
Lead Paint Standard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product:
Western Rider Push Toys
Santa’s Toy Corp., of Los Angeles, Calif.
Surface paint on the glove, shirt, and pants of rider toy contains excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
Description and Models:
The recall involves a push toy of a plastic horse with rider and a 20-inch long pole/handle. The horse and pole/handle together measures about 26 inches. The rider is wearing red pants and a green shirt. The horse comes in various colors.
Retail dollar and discount stores nationwide February 2005 through February 2008 for between $2.50 and $3.
Consumers should immediately take the push toy away from children and return it to the store where purchased for a full refund.
For additional information, contact Santa’s Toy Corp. toll-free at (888) 726-8208 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or e-mail the firm at firstname.lastname@example.org