September 30th, 2010
07:56 AM ET

Fisher Price recalls millions of toys

Toy manufacturer Fisher Price announced Thursday that it has recalled about 10 millions toys because they were dangerous to children.

The toy maker said it has recalled about 2.8 million of several types of baby play areas with inflatable balls because of problems with choking. It also recalled 125,000 of the toys in Canada.

The company found that a valve from the inflatable ball can come off and become a choking hazard.

Fisher Price said it knew of 46 reports where the valve came off in the U.S. and eight incidents in Canada.

"These include 14 reports of the valve found in a child's mouth and three reports of a child beginning to choke. No injuries have been reported," the company said.

More than 7 million tricycles were also being recalled over a protruding part that had cut children, the company said.


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  1. tomcat

    Another recall? I am amongst yourself.

    September 30, 2010 at 8:33 am | Report abuse |
  2. scandor


    September 30, 2010 at 10:21 am | Report abuse |
  3. Chuck c

    What do they expect manufaucterig in china i dont allow my children to touch fisner price toy i dont want them to be exposed to the high lead levels

    September 30, 2010 at 10:47 am | Report abuse |
  4. Jimmy

    They arent getting my toys .

    September 30, 2010 at 11:32 am | Report abuse |
  5. phil

    I say bring back lawn darts and M-80's. Maybe even whacky-clackers, flaming tennis ball launchers, and old style bicycles that break when you jump them. And free accordian lessons.

    September 30, 2010 at 11:35 am | Report abuse |
  6. Ghostfire76

    Lol @ Phil. Tater~guns, too.

    September 30, 2010 at 1:11 pm | Report abuse |