|Office of Information and Public Affairs||Washington, DC 20207|
|July 24, 2009
The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.Units:
Importer/Distributor: The Bradford Exchange Ltd., of Niles, Ill.
Hazard: The metal plate used for hanging the mirror can become detached and cause the mirror to fall, posing an impact or laceration hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: Ten reports were received of metal plate detachment from the mirrors while hanging on the wall. One consumer reported being cut while cleaning up the broken mirror.
Description: Reflections of Magic is an oval mirror that measures 29" high and 26" wide. It has a border decorated with animated characters and its SKU number 01-4326-001 can be found on the package.
Sold through: The Bradford Exchange, Ltd. mail order catalogue and direct mail, and collectiblestoday.com Web site from November 2008 through March 2009 for about $165.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the mirrors with loose hanging devices immediately and contact the Bradford Exchange for instructions and to receive a refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact The Bradford Exchange toll free at 866-903-2755 Monday through Friday between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. CT or log on go to www.collectiblestoday.com