Family health

Recall: Bean bag chairs from Sears

Health Canada has announced a Sears bean bag chair recall. The zipper can be opened, posing entrapment, suffocation and choking hazards for little kids.

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Health Canada has announced a recall involving Vinyl Bean Bag Chairs sold at Sears.ca. Kids can open the zipper on the bag and crawl inside—posing entrapment, suffocation and choking (on the little foam beads) hazards.

The affected chairs are 88″ in diametre and come in purple, black, pink, blue and red. The tag on the bag says “Made by Comfort Research” and “100% Polystyrene.” They were sold through Sears.ca from March 2010 to 2012.

Please visit Health Canada website for a complete list of recalled products here.

 If you have this product:
Remove the chair from children’s reach and see if it can be unzipped. Then, visit Comfort Research’s recall notice to learn how to repair the zipper so it won’t open. You may also call the company for more information: 1-844-578-8933.

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