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H&M Recalls Girls’ Leggings Due to Choking Hazard

Date: 
May 15, 2014
Brand: 
H&M
Sold At: 

H&M stores nationwide and online at HM.com from August 2012 to April 2014 for between $3 and $15.

Problem:

A metal part on the belt can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 65,000
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should stop using the belt and remove it from the leggings and contact H&M Customer Service for instructions on returning the belt for a $20 gift card.

Consumer Contact: 

H&M Customer Service toll-free at (855) 466-7467 from  8 a.m. to 1 a.m. ET any day, email at customerservice.us@hm.com or online at www.hm.com  and click on “Product Safety Recall - read more” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Incidents/Injuries: 

The firm has received one report of a choking incident in the United Kingdom, but no reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products in the U.S.

Manufactured In: 
Bangladesh

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