Over 1,400,000 Battat Toy Keys Recalled Due To Choking Hazard

A big toy recall was issued last week by both the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada!

Over 1,080,000 Battat’s toy keys with remote in the United States and over 3,600 in Canada were recalled due to the possibility of the metal toy keys and the plastic key ring breaking, posing a choking hazard.

So far CPSC and Battat have received 17 reports of keys breaking, and 14 reports of key rings breaking. No injuries have been reported.

“This recall includes all B. FunKeys™ with factory code H58000-01 or H26300-01, and Parents® Magazine Electronic Keys with factory code H26300-01. The factory code is located on the back of the remote. The remote of the B. Fun Keys is olive green or red and the top of the keys are multi-colored. The remote of the Parents Magazine Electronic Keys comes in different colors and the top of the keys is a solid color. Both remotes have sound buttons, and the metal keys hang from a plastic ring.”

The keys were sold at various retailers nationwide as well as through online outlets from April 2010 to May 2011 for B. FunKeys, and from January 2006 to December 2009 for Parents Magazine keys for about $9.

If your child owns a set of these keys you should contact Battat to receive a replacement by calling toll-free (866) 665-5524 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.battatco.com.

A mom to two girls and a baby boy, a writer and the publisher of Child Mode. As a lover of style and fashion, Nadia found her ‘niche’ and love of children’s clothing while searching for quality items for her family.


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  1. Colleen

    August 8, 2011 at 1:28 pm

    Thanks for posting this. We don’t have this toy, but I hadn’t seen the recall anywhere else yet.

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