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Product name Toy Tool Benches
Description The Team Talkin' Tool Bench(tm)is a 20-inch tall plastic toy tool bench with an animated red toy saw, a yellow toy drill and a blue toy vice. The toy talks and makes various sound effects, including tool sounds. The product also includes a toy hammer, screwdriver, two 2 1/4-inch plastic screws, two 3-inch plastic nails and pieces to build a small toy plane. The red Playschool logo is on the front of the brown surface of the tool bench. 
Problem Although the toy nails (and screws) are not considered a small-part, and the toys are intended for children ages three years and older, two children under three suffocated when when these items became forcefully lodged in their throats. Playschool is voluntarily conducting this recall as a precaution to prevent additional incidents. 
Distribution Nationwide at Toys R Us, Wal-Mart, Target, KB Toys Stores and various other stores. 
Company Playschool - 800-509-9554; Web site - 
Dates sold October 2005 through September 2006. 
Date posted 09/26/2006 

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