Light in the Box Ltd — 64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets and 216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Magnet Stress and Anxiety Relief Office Desk Toys

Photograph of 64 pcs 8mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Balls Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets
Photograph of 216 pcs 5mm Magnet Toy Magnetic Blocks Building Blocks Super Strong Rare-Earth Magnets

Identifying features

Other
UNIB2018091701GR-01

What are the defects?

The products contains small, high-powered magnets. The products exceeds the maximum allowable magnetic flux index set by the permanent ban on certain small, high powered magnets, prescribed in Consumer Protection Notice No 5 of 2012 'Imposition of permanent ban on small, high powered magnets'.

What are the hazards?

If a child swallows more than one small high powered magnet, the magnets can stick together across the walls of the child's intestine or other digestive tissue, which can lead to internal injuries and even death. The magnets may pose a choking hazard to young children (small parts).

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately cease using the products and return the products to Light in the Box. To obtain a full refund consumers will need to provide the order details via https://gw.lightinthebox.com/index.php?main_page=account&prm=1.18.54.0

For further information visit https://www.lightinthebox.com/r/contact-us.html?prm=1.0.85.0

Traders who sold this product
Where the product was sold
Online
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2019 - 25 March 2020

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission