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Product name Plastic chests
Description These clear, plastic chests have either red or blue lids, and were sold under three model numbers: Model #WT-80, Model #WT-120 and Model #WT-175. The model numbers are listed on the instruction sheet and on the label. The labels also show the chest being used for the storage of toys, and contain the warning, “CAUTION: Do Not Sit On Lid. Do Not Climb In Trunk.” 
Problem These chests, that were originally marketed for the storage of toys, lack a lidsupport device, do not have adequate ventilation when the lid is closed and have latches that secure the lids. Children could be entrapped and suffocate inside the chests. 
Distribution Nationwide at retail and department stores, such as Target. 
Company IRIS U.S.A., 800-320-4747. 
Dates sold Since January 1996. 
Date posted 01/03/2002 

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