Strangulation fear prompts Buzz Lightyear costume recall

Supermarket chain Asda has recalled a children's Buzz Lightyear costume after a labelling error sparked fears it could present a strangulation risk.

Monday, 11th July 2016, 12:50 pm
Updated Monday, 11th July 2016, 1:51 pm

The Disney Buzz Lightyear Sound Effect Costumes do not carry the appropriate hazard warning label on the product.

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This outfit is not suitable for children under 36 months due to the potential of the attached cord on the wings presenting a strangulation hazard.

Anyone who has bought one of the costumes is asked to return it to their nearest Asda store for a full refund. No proof of purchase is necessary.