The baby rattles that are being recalled are Oball Rattles in pink, blue, green and orange colors. The model number 81031 printed on the inner surface of one of the plastic discs and on the packaging. The balls have 28 finger holes and measure four inches in diameter. The baby rattles with the date codes of T0486, T1456, T2316, T2856 and T3065 are the ones in this recall. They are being recalled due to a plastic disc breaking and releasing small beads in which the child can put in their mouth and choke on them.
There are approximately 680,000 rattles in the U.S. and 17,000 in Canada are affected by this recall.
The company has received 42 reports of the plastic disc breaking. And two reports of children with beads in their mouth and reports of the child gagging.
These baby rattles were sold at Target, Walgreens, Walmart and other retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Babyhaven.com, Diapers.com, ToysRUs.com, Walgreens.com and other online retailers from January 2016 through February 2017 for between $5 and $7.
If you have one of these baby rattles, Do not allow your child to play with them. Take the toy away and contact the firm for refund.
Contact information. You can call Kids II toll-free at 877-243-7314 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.kidsii.com and click on “Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.