RecallsCPSC, Mega Brands Recall2.4 Million Magnetic Toys
Posted Aug 24 2008 10:30pm
It took more than a year, but the Consumer Product Safety Commission finally persuaded Mega Brands to recall an additional 2.4 million magnetic toys, reports The Chicago Tribune . Some of the toys being recalled this go-around were replacements for previous sets.
The magnets are so powerful they can connect inside a child’s intestines, causing significant damage. To date, more than 10 million Mega Brand toys have been recalled, reports The Tribune.
The CPSC posted two separate press releases to cover the recalls: