Safeguarding Alert 2

Product Recall: Mothercare – My First Keys

The following notice has been issued by the retailer:

Voluntary recall

Mothercare is undertaking a voluntary recall of the Mothercare My First Keys due to a risk of the battery compartment coming off and exposing the button cell battery.

This toy was sold in Mothercare stores and on the Mothercare website from June 2017 to April 2018.

Product code: 914353
Style number: MG262

Only the Mothercare My First Keys with a batch code of 02-161024, 02-161205 and 02-170509 are affected by this recall. The picture above indicates where this information can be found. All other versions are unaffected.

If you own one of these toys please stop using it immediately and return your product to a Mothercare store where a full refund will be given.

If you have any queries please contact Mothercare via email on: product.safety@mothercare.com. All queries will be answered within 24 hours on receipt of the email.

This action has been taken to ensure the safety and well-being of our customers and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Mothercare UK Ltd, Cherry Tree Road,  Watford, Hertfordshire WD24 6SH

Product Recall: Zulily – Hoverboards / Self-Balancing Scooters

The following notice has been issued by the manufacturer:


Hazard: The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters / hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding.

Recalled styles: All models of hoverboards / self-balancing scooters under brand names Smart Gear, Vertigo, and Xtreme, Wheeli, 2Wheelz, Back to the Future, Mobile Tech, Hover Shark, NWS, X Glider, and X Rid

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled products and contact Yuka Clothing to return their hoverboard for a full refund: Yuka Clothing toll-free at 800-616-0765 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or emailrecall@yukaparis.com

Product RecallKross / bg – Baby Seat Handy


Description: Plastic child seat intended to be mounted on the rear luggage carrier or on the frame of a bicycle. Load capacity: 22 kg.

Risk: The fixing system is inappropriate. As a result, the seat may not remain correctly in place on the bicycle leading to an accident.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14344.

Please share this information with parents and carers.



Kind regards


Early Years Safeguarding and Welfare Team

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