Product safety recalls reported by the Consumer Product Safety Commission as they related to baby products, infant products or kids products that fall into the categories of furniture, gear, textiles, toys, accessories or gifts/apparel.
Furniture Today Staff, October 30, 2013Target Corp. is recalling 69,000 children's sitting stools that have a stabilizing bar that can crack and cause the product to collapse, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. More
Kids Today Staff, October 29, 2013Infinitoy has voluntarily recalled its Super Safari Set (model #30025) and the Deluxe Circus Train Set (model #30040), and warns consumers should stop using these products. More
Kids Today Staff, September 13, 2013The Hachette Book Group has recalled the children's books "Count My Kisses, 1, 2, 3" and "Red, Green, Blue, I Love You" due to detachable beads and a detachable metal bar that present choking and laceration hazards. More
Kids Today Staff, August 29, 2013Stroller and accessory manufacturer Baby Jogger has voluntarily recalled its car seat adaptors for strollers due to 47 reports of the seat adaptor's support bars failing. More
Nap Nanny and Chill Infant Recliners Recalled by Baby Matters LLC After Five Infant Deaths; CPSC, Firm Settle Administrative LitigationKids Today Staff, June 18, 2013In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Baby Matters LLC of Berwyn, Pa., is announcing a voluntary recall of all models of its Nap Nanny and Nap Nanny Chill infant recliners and covers. This recall is announced as part of the settlement of an administrative case filed by CPSC in December 2012, which sought a mandatory recall of the Nap Nanny and Chill products. More
Thomas Russell, May 21, 2013Youth furniture resource Lea Inds. is recalling more than 63,000 children's beds due to a fall hazard involving the side mattress support rails.
The recall covers some 59,200 panel, loft and bunk beds sold in the U.S. and 4,200 sold in Canada, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, which posted the recall on its website Tuesday. A total of 34 youth bed collections are affected.More
Kids Today Staff, April 9, 2013BabyHome USA is recalling about 1,100 Eat model high chairs because the front opening between the tray and seat bottom of the high chair can allow a child's body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck. This poses a strangulation hazard to young children when the child is not harnessed. More
Kids Today Staff, April 9, 2013iCandy World is recalling about 830 Cherry model strollers because the opening between the bumper bar and seat bottom of the stroller can allow an infant's body to pass through and become entrapped at the neck, posing a strangulation hazard to young children when a child is not harnessed. More
Kids Today Staff, April 2, 2013Two manufacturers of baby gear products have issued recalls over concerns that babies and young children could slip through openings and become strangled. No incidents have been reported in either case. More
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