Description: This recall involves battery-operated bathtub submarine toys. The toy is yellow, has a smiling face, turquoise windows, an orange propeller and an orange periscope that turns the toy on and off. The intake valve has a water pump that sucks in water to propel the submarine. The toy is intended for use by children during bath time. [Learn More]
About 34,000 units units were affected by this recall.
Bathtub Toys Recalled by Munchkin Due to Risk of Injury
Bathtub toy by Munchkin.
Bathtub Subs Recall Information
|Country of Origin||China|
|Product Type||Toys for Bathtub|
|Hazard||The intake valve on the bottom of the submarine toy can suck up loose skin, posing laceration hazard to children.|
|Injuries||CPSC and the company are aware of 19 incidents of lacerations to boys' genital area. One of the incidents required medical attention.|
|Remedy||Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from children and contact Munchkin for instructions on how to return the product for a free replacement toy.|
|Contact||For additional information, contact Munchkin at (800) 344-2229 anytime or visit the company's website at http://www.munchkin.com/|