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Recall - Soft Hammer Rattle

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22 Aug 2017

BRIO AB — Soft Hammer Rattle

Date published
15 Aug 2017
Product description

Soft Hammer Rattle (article number 30423)

The Rattle is a toy made of wood and plastic in the shape of a hammer. The club part consists of moveable wooden rings kept in place by plastic end caps. The handle is equipped with a bite-tolerant ring. The Rattle is intended for children under 36 months old.

Identifying features
Article number 30423 on the packaging

What are the defects?

The wooden rings on the rattle can crack and could possibly result in small parts that could be hazardous to small children.

What are the hazards?

Small parts if detached from the product pose a potential choking hazard to children under the age of 36 months.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return it to their local BRIO AB retailer. Consumers will have the choice of receiving a full refund or a replacement product.

Consumers can find their nearest retailer by visiting the Childsmart website at, phoning 1300 663 034 or by emailing

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2015 - 24 July 2017

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (link is external) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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