Recall Alert! Britax B-Agile and BOB Motion

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Photo: CPSC
Stop using your B-Agile immediately! The CPSC, in conjunction with Britax, just announced a recall on 216,000 US and 8,800 Canadian B-Agile, B-Agile Double and BOB Motion Strollers due to a terrifying hinge hazard. The hinge of the stroller's holding mechanism can partially amputate a user's fingertips, break their fingers or cause... read more

Recall Alert! Playtex Pacifier Holder Clips

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Today, the CPSC, in conjunction with Playtex, announced a recall on 1.25 million Playtex pacifier holder clips in the US and 150,000 in Canada. The clips were recalled because they can crack and separate, which poses a choking hazard to small children and young babies. So far, Playtex has received 99 reports of... read more

Recall Alert! Joovy Zoom Car Seat Adapter

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Photo Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Wouldn't be 2014 if we didn't start the year off with a recall now, would it? The CPSC, in conjunction with Joovy, has announced a voluntary recall on more than 1,500 Zoom car seat adapters due to a fall hazard. The adapter clips can loosen on the stroller frame, which puts babies at... read more

Recall Alert! Playtex Hip Hammock Infant Carriers

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The CPSC, in conjunction with Playtex, has announced a voluntary recall on more than 305,000 American and 36,000 Canadian Playtex Hip Hammock Infant Carriers. The carriers were recalled because the buckles on the waist and shoulder straps can crack or break, which poses a fall hazard to the child. So far, Playtex has... read more

Recall Alert! IKEA Wall-Mounted Lamps

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Photos Courtesy of the Manufacturer
Today, the CPSC, in cooperation with IKEA, announced a voluntary recall on more than 4 million children's wall-mounted lamps. The lamps are being recalled due to a strangulation hazard. One 16-month-old child passed away in his crib because he was entangled in the lamp's cord. Another incident, involving a 15-month-old who was entangled,... read more

Recall Alert! Manhattan Toy Quixel Baby Rattles

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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

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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

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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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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