For the second time this year, Hasbro issued a recall of one million Easy-Bake Toy Ovens after receiving complaints of small children getting their hands or fingers stuck in the oven opening, causing serious burns and injuries.
Hasbro announced a repair program in February and has since received 249 reports of children getting their fingers or hands caught in the ovens opening.
The reports included: 77 burns, 16 of them were reported as second and third-degree burns. One report included a partial finger amputation of a 5-year-old girl.
Consumers and caregivers should immediately take the recalled Easy-Bake Oven away from children and call Hasbro for instructions on how to return the toy oven.
Ovens sold prior to May 2006 are not included in the recall.
For more information on this subject, please refer to our section on Defective and Dangerous Products.