Kyber Outerwear Recalls Children’s Sweaters

Name of product: Children’s Animal-themed Sweaters

Hazard: The sweaters have a drawstring around the neck area that poses a strangulation hazard to children. Drawstrings can become entangled or caught on playground slides, hand rails, school bus doors or other moving objects, posing a significant strangulation and/or entanglement hazard to children. 

Units: About 3,100

Description: These animal-themed, hooded children’s sweaters are 100 percent wool when produced in Nepal and 50 percent wool and 50 percent acrylic when produced in Bangladesh. The sweaters have a tag sewn on the left seam several inches above the hem with the company name and the place of origin. The company name is also located on a patch on the left sleeve at the cuff and on a patch in the collar. 

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled sweater away from kids and remove the drawstring. Call Kyber collect at (613) 724-2579 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or emailkyberouterwear@gmail.com or online atwww.kyberouterwear.com and click on the link in the “Our Latest News” box in the bottom, left-hand corner of the homepage for more information.