Recall Alert! Manhattan Toy Quixel Baby Rattles

Photo: CPSC
Photo: CPSC
The CPSC, in conjuction with the Manhattan Group, have announced a voluntary recall on over 8,300 US and 4,100 Canadian Manhattan Toy Quixel Baby Rattles. The rattles were recalled because the colored arches can break exposing smaller beaded parts, posing a choking hazard to small and young children. To date, the Manhattan Group has... read more

Recall Alert! Angelcare Movement and Sound Baby Monitors

Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
The CPSC and Angelcare Monitors Inc. have announced a voluntary recall on more than 600,000 Angelcare Movement and Sound Monitors with Sensor Pads due to the fact the the monitor's sensor pad  cord can fall into the crib and pose a strangulation risk to baby. To date, Angelcare and the CPSC have received... read more

Recall Alert! Step2 Ride-On Wagon Toys

Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Step2 just announced a voluntary recall on 14,000 of their Whisper Ride Touring Wagons. The Wagons were recalled because the removable blue seat backs can detatch, posing a fall risk for kids inside. So far there have been 29 different reports of the seat detaching, with 28 children falling out. Fourteen incidents have... read more

Recall Alert! Dream On Me Lullaby Cradle Gliders

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Today, Dream On Me Inc. announced a voluntary recall on 700 of their Lullaby Cradle Gliders due to the fact that the mattress support board can fall out (or slide out of the bottom of the cradle glider), posing a risk to babies. So far, two incidents have been reported. A one-month-old infant... read more

Recall Alert! Plum Organics Pouched-Food Products

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Yesterday, pouched-food providers Plum Organics announced a voluntary recall on specific products in their Baby Stage 2, Tots Mish Mash and Kids prepared food lines. The products were recalled after discovering a manufacturing defect that may cause spoilage (which means the spoiled pouches will swell and look bloated). How to know... read more

Recall Alert! Orbit Baby G2 Car Seat Bases

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Earlier this morning Orbit Baby, Inc. announced a voluntary recall on certain G2 car seat bases. According to SaferCar.gov, the StrongArm Knob component on the G2 car seat base may detach or spin without tightening the base, preventing mom and dad from installing the car seat properly, posing a risk for baby. The... read more

Recall Alert! BreathableBaby BreathableSack Wearable Blanket

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Today, BreathableBaby and the CPSC announced a voluntary recall of more than 15,000 BreathableSack Wearable Blankets. The product was recalled due to the fact that the zipper pull tabs and sliders can detach, posing a choking hazard for babies. Here's what you need to know: The BreathableSacks are sleeveless, wearable blankets. They come... read more

Recall Alert! Reser’s Fine Foods May Have Listeria Contamination

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufuacturer
Moms-to-be, listen up: Over 100,000 cases of refrigerated ready-to-eat Reser's Fine Foods products have been recalled due to a possible listeria contamination. The packages contain foods such as: pasta, cole slaw, potato salad and ice cream. Listeria can cause listeriosis infection, and it may take up to four weeks for symptoms to show.... read more

Recall Alert! Infinitoy Softimals Super Safari and Deluxe Circus Train Sets

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Photos Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Today, the CPSC, in conjunction with Infinitoy, Inc. announced a voluntary recall on the Super Safari Set and the Deluxe Circus Train Set due to a choking/aspiration hazard posed by the small play-set figures. Of the 7,134 units recalled, there has only been one incident reported. An 18-month-old placed a toy hat in... read more

Recall Alert! Badger SPF 30 Baby Sunscreen

Photo: Badger Baby
Photo: Badger Baby
This morning, W.S. Badger Co. announced a voluntary recall on four-ounce tubes of SPF 30 Kids Sunscreen Lotion due to a microbial contamination. Early testing on the baby sunscreen revealed Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Candida parapsilosis and Acremonium fungi but the company said no "adverse reactions" have been reported. In a statement released by Billy... read more