The feds require orange tips for all toy guns so that law enforcement can identify them as toys. Safety first!
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. For a complete list of recalled products, visit www.cpsc.gov.
Units: About 9,600
Importer: Dolgencorp LLC, of Goodlettsville, Tenn.
Hazard: The orange tips located at the end of the toy guns’ barrels can easily be removed from the barrels, posing a choking hazard to children.
Description: This recall includes a Special Forces Weapons and Accessories Set and a SWAT Police Play Equipment Set. The number 48JQH09 is printed on the right side of the larger gun included in the affected sets.
Sold at: Dollar General stores from September and October 2009 for about $5.
Remedy: Immediately take the recalled toy guns away from children and return them to any Dollar General for a refund or a replacement product.
Contact: 800-678 9258 or visit www.dollargeneral.com.