Mothercare recalls ‘My First Keys’ toy

Mothercare is undertaking a voluntary recall of the ‘My First Keys’ toy due to a risk of the battery compartment coming off and exposing the button cell battery.

This toy was sold in stores and on the Mothercare website from June 2017 to April 2018.

However, only the ‘My First Keys’ with a batch code of 02-161024, 02-161205 and 02-170509 are affected by this recall. The picture in this story indicates where this information can be found. All other versions are unaffected.

The My First Keys toy.
The batch code can be located on the rear of this toy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you own one of these toys please stop using it immediately and return your product to a Mothercare store where a full refund will be given.

If you have any queries please contact Mothercare via email on: product.safety@mothercare.com all queries will be answered within 24 hours on receipt of the email.

A spokesman said, “This action has been taken to ensure the safety and well-being of our customers and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.”

Range of toys recall prompts ‘regular maintenance’ advice

A range of wooden toys produced by a popular children’s toy supplier have been recalled.

Following customer feedback the toys from the Early Learning Centre (ELC), which is part of the Mothercare Group, that are involved in the recall are listed below.

The advice for customers is to check the tightness of the wheel screws of the following items;

ELC wooden pushchair (SKU: 141014)

ELC wooden workbench (SKU 141013)

ELC wooden toddler truck (SKU 141208)

ELC wooden toddler truck – pink (SKU 141209)

A company statement says, “As part pf your regular product maintenance, pleasure ensure that you regularly check the tightness of all fittings to prevent them from coming loose.”

ELC customer services can be contacted on 0371 231 3513. Lines are open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm Saturday and 9am to 5pm on Sundays and cost no more than a national standard rate call.

Regular safety checks of all the toys your child plays with is something that Buy Wise Be Safe promotes. Please visit the various sections around our website to see all of the safety advice we offer.