Brents-Riordan Inc. LLC has recalled about 7,400 Hooded Youth sweatshirts and jackets. The garments have a drawstring through the hood, which can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
This recall involves the Youth Hooded Sweatshirt (item #11037Y-39) and the Youth Insulated Bomber with Hood (item # 1113Y-39). The item number is found in a label located underneath the care label. The sweatshirts have a camouflage design and "Photoflauge(tm)" is printed on them.
The garments were made in China and sold at various retail stores nationwide from July 2007 through December 2007 for between $20 and $30.
Consumers should immediately remove the drawstrings to eliminate the hazard or return the sweatshirts to either the place of purchase or Brents-Riordan for a full refund. For additional information, contact the company toll-free at (866) 835-6357 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.brentsinc.com
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08238.html