2.2 Million More Cribs Recalled!!

Seven Manufacturers Announce Recalls to Repair Cribs to Address Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards Industry Launches New Initiative to Secure Drop Sides with Free Immobilization DevicesThe U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), with the cooperation of seven firms, is announcing voluntary recalls of more than two million cribs to address drop-side hazards and … [Read more...]

Regal Lager RECALLS Infant Carriers Due to Fall Hazard

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with Regal Lager Inc., today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 3,100 CYBEX 2.GO Infant Carriers.  Consumers should stop using products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.Hazard: A shoulder strap slider … [Read more...]

Children’s Giraffe Blanket Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Rashti & Rashti, today announced a voluntary recall of about 44,000 Giraffe Security Blanekts. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.Hazard: The balls on top of the giraffe's horns can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.Incidents/Injuries: … [Read more...]

Simplicity Cribs Recalled – Risk of Suffocation & Strangulation

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is announcing the recall of all Simplicity full-size cribs with tubular metal mattress-support frames. This recall includes fixed-side and drop-side cribs. These cribs pose a risk of serious injury or death due to entrapment, strangulation, suffocation and fall hazards to infants and toddlers.The crib's tubular metal … [Read more...]

Graco Branded Drop Side Cribs Made by LaJobi Recalled

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with LaJobi Inc., today announced a voluntary recall of 217,000 Graco-branded drop side cribs. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.Manufacturer: LaJobi Inc., of Cranbury, N.J.Hazard: The drop side hardware can break or fail, allowing the drop side to detach from … [Read more...]

Infantino Recalls Over 1 Million SlingRider Baby Slings

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Health Canada (HC), in cooperation with Infantino LLC, of San Diego, Calif. are announcing a free replacement program for the Infantino “SlingRider” and “Wendy Bellissimo” infant slings. One million of these infant slings are being recalled in the United States and 15,000 are being recalled in Canada. CPSC advises consumers … [Read more...]

Infant Deaths Prompt CPSC Warning About Sling Carriers

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Infant Deaths Prompt CPSC Warning About Sling Carriers for BabiesThe U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is advising parents and caregivers to be cautious when using infant slings for babies younger than four months of age. In researching incident reports from the past 20 years, CPSC identified and is investigating at least 14 deaths associated with sling-style … [Read more...]

Recall:Generation 2 Worldwide & “ChildESIGNS” Cribs

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is announcing the recall of all Generation 2 Worldwide and “ChildESIGNS” drop side cribs. CPSC is warning parents and caregivers who own these drop side cribs that infants and toddlers are at risk of serious injury or death due to strangulation and suffocation hazards presented by the cribs. CPSC staff urges parents and … [Read more...]

Regal Lager Recalls 1,100 Cybex Strollers

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with Regal Lager Inc., today announced a voluntary recall of about 1,100 CYBEX strollers. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. Hazard:  The stroller’s hinge mechanism poses a fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to the child when the consumer … [Read more...]

Recall: 635,000 Dorel Asia Cribs Due to Strangulation

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Dorel Asia SRL, of Barbados, is announcing a voluntary recall to replace 635,000 drop side and non-drop side cribs that pose suffocation and strangulation hazards to infants and toddlers. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cribs until replacement kits are obtained and installed.The drop … [Read more...]

Caramia Furniture Recalls 1,000 Drop Side “Diane” Cribs

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Caramia Furniture and Mother Hubbard Cupboard’s, of Ontario, Canada, today announced a voluntary recall about 1,000 drop side "Diane" cribs due to fall and entrapment hazards.  Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.Hazard: The slats on the cribs drop-side can … [Read more...]

Recall: 24,000 Amby Baby Motion Beds/Hammocks

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Amby Baby USA, today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 24,000 Amby Baby Motion Beds due to suffocation hazard. Consumers should stop using the Amby Baby Motion Beds immediately unless otherwise instructed.The side-to-side shifting or tilting of the hammock can cause the infant to roll and become … [Read more...]

Recall: Adventure Playsets Due to Fall Hazard

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the Adventure Playsets, today announced a voluntary recall of 275,000 Adventure Playsets Wooden Play Sets due to fall hazard. The plastic coated lumber on the horizontal ladder (monkey bar/swing beam) can weaken over time due to rotting of the whitewood (spruce, pine and fir species), … [Read more...]

Recall: Little Tikes™ Children’s Toy Workshop Sets and Trucks

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Little Tikes, today announced a voluntary recall 1.6 Million Little Tikes™ Workshops Sets and Trucks due to choking hazard.  The recalled workshop sets and trucks have oversized, plastic toy nails that can pose a choking hazard to young children.The firm has received one report of an 11-month old boy from … [Read more...]

Recall: Circo Booster Seats Due to Fall Hazard

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Target, today announced a voluntary recall of about 43,000 Circo Booster Seats due to fall hazard.  The booster seat restraint buckle can open unexpectedly, allowing a child to fall from the chair and be injured. Target has received eight reports of the booster seat buckles opening unexpectedly, including three … [Read more...]