Dummies sold across Australia could choke and strangle babies and small children, parents have been warned.
3 Little Birds BIBS Baby Dummies and Chloe Layla and Co BIBS Dummies do not come with a warning that parts of the dummies could break off and get stuck inside children’s throats, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said.
The ACCC says all pacifiers should come with the warning, or they do not comply with safety regulations.
What are the defects?
Does not comply with the Australian mandatory standard Consumer Goods (Babies Dummies and Dummy Chains) Safety Standard 2017 as Warning label and instructions were not included on product packaging.
What are the hazards?
No warning and directions provided to customers. A torn or broken dummy may pose a choking hazard to children and a cord or ribbon attached to a dummy may pose a strangulation hazard.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately contact the supplier for a copy of the correct information.
For further information contact care services at 3 little birds at CS@3littlebirds.me
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