Name of product: CareBears™ Pacifiers
Units: About 119,000
Importer: IDM Group LLC, of New York
Manufacturer: Yi Wu Jiangyi Plastic Co., of China
Hazard: The pacifiers fail to meet federal safety standards. The nipples can separate from the base, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The pacifiers and the [...]
Name of Product: Green Toys™ Mini Vehicles
Units: About 50,000 in the United States and 2,500 in Canada
Manufacturer: Green Toys Inc., of Mill Valley, Calif.
Hazard: The wheels and hubcaps on the toy cars can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: Green Toys has received 10 reports of wheels and [...]
Name of product: Contours Options LT Tandem Strollers
Units: About 5,600
Importer: Kolcraft Enterprises Inc., of Chicago, Ill.
Hazard: The front wheel assembly can break, posing a fall hazard to the child in the stroller. In addition, for strollers manufactured in January and February 2012, the nuts that hold the stroller’s basket support screws [...]
Name of Product: Imaginarium 5-Sided Activity Center
Units: About 24,000
Importer: Toys “R” Us Inc. of Wayne, N.J.
Hazard: The small wooden knobs attaching the xylophone keys to the end can detach, causing a choking hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: Toys “R” Us has received eight reports of the knobs detaching. No injuries have [...]
This is something I totally would have bought my boys when they were younger. Lucky for me, they’re too old for it.
Name of Product: Whoozit® Starry Time Rattle
Units: About 3,000 in the United States and 150 in Canada
Importer: Manhattan Group LLC, of Minneapolis, Minn.
Hazard: The clear spheres [...]
The U.S. Consumer Safety Commission (CPSC) is warning consumers that certain recalled products, originally sold at Meijer, Inc., were resold after the recall date due to an error. These recalled products were improperly disposed of by offering them for sale at discount retailers, dollar stores, liquidation firms, flea markets and thrift stores nationwide at [...]
Name of Product: Tumblekins Toys
Units: About 31,000
Distributor: International Playthings LLC, of Parsippany, N.J.
Manufacturer: Lishui Treetoys Trading Co. Ltd., of China
Hazard: The toys can break into small pieces with sharp points, posing choking and lacerations hazards to children.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of a toy breaking into small [...]
Name of Product: Carter’s Watch the Wear Bodysuits and Sleep ‘n Play Garments
Units: About 128,000
Importer/Manufacturer: Weeplay Kids LLC, of New York, N.Y.
Hazard: The snaps can detach from the fabric of the garment, posing a choking hazard to infants and young children.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received approximately 30 reports of snaps [...]
Both Britax recalls posted on this site are taken directly from press releases on the Britax web site.
Britax Child Safety, Inc. announced that it is conducting a safety recall on its CHAPERONE™ Infant Car Seat. The recall includes CHAPERONE Infant Car Seats with Model Numbers of E9L95P2, E9L95P3, E9L95P5, (Sold in [...]
Name of Product: Infant Rattles
Units: About 25,000
Importer/Distributor: Lee Carter Co., of San Francisco, Calif.
Hazard: The rattle’s handle is small enough to fit into a child’s throat, posing a choking hazard and violating federal rattle standards.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Description: The recalled rattles are made out of multi-colored, woven plastic and have [...]