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Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play sleeper: Miracle soother . . . or dangerous crutch?

The Fisher Price Rock ‘n Play sleeper has been on a roll lately, appearing on TLC’s new reality show OutDaughtered. A recent episode featured their five baby girls sleeping in a row of—you guessed it—Fisher Price Rock ‘n Play sleepers:     As a result of this and other publicity, this Fisher Price sleeper is […]

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Exclusive: Good Morning America blurs out flaming toddler shoe to hide Disney cartoon characters; ABC calls it a “mistake”

A trending story about a toddler’s light-up shoe catching fire in Texas was covered in an unusual way by ABC’s Good Morning America today. When airing a story on the shoe that caught fire in a Texas family’s minivan, the ABC show intentionally blurred out a picture of the shoe:     Why? Because this is […]

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Baby Bargains suspends Recaro car seat recommendation

We have decided to suspend our recommendation of Recaro’s convertible car seats (ProRIDE and PerformanceRIDE) after a report in Consumer Reports has raised safety concerns.  The magazine said in an report last month that the “harness support hardware at the rear of the seat shell . . . broke” during CR’s crash performance tests. This failure […]

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Pali Design Recalls Children’s Furniture Due to Tip-Over, Impact, Suffocation Hazards

  U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission – Recall w/Health Canada   Recall Date: June 9, 2015 Recall Number: 15-160 Pali Design Recalls Children’s Furniture Due to Tip-Over, Impact, Suffocation Hazards   http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Pali-Design-Recalls-Childrens-Furniture/       Recall Summary   Name of Product:  Children’s furniture   Hazard: The plastic restraint strap used to attach armoires, combos, dressers and hutches to a […]

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RECALL: Baby’s Dream Recalls Cribs and Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard

Baby’s Dream Recalls Cribs and Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard Recall Details Units About 4,600 cribs and furniture pieces Description This recall involves Baby’s Dream full-size cribs, furniture and accessories sold in a vintage grey paint finish under the Brie, Braxton, Heritage, Everything Nice and Legendary collections. Cribs and furniture included in […]

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RECALL: IKEA Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Risk of Entrapment

IKEA Recalls Crib Mattresses Due to Risk of Entrapment Recall date: January 13, 2015 Recall number: 15-059 Recall Details Units About 169,000 Description This recall involves IKEA VYSSA style crib mattresses with the following five model names: VACKERT, VINKA, SPELEVINK, SLÖA and SLUMMER. The involved mattresses were manufactured on May 4, 2014 or earlier. An […]

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RECALL: 4.7 million Graco strollers for Fingertip Amputation Hazard

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission – News Release   Recall Date: November 20, 2014 Recall Number: 15-032 Graco Recalls 11 Models of Strollers Due to Fingertip Amputation Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Aspen, Breeze, Capri, Cirrus, Glider, Kite, LiteRider, Sierra, Solara, Sterling and TravelMate Model Strollers and Travel Systems Hazard: The folding hinge on the sides […]

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RECALL: Evenflo Embrace car seats for sticky buckles

Manufacturer: Evenflo Company, Inc. SUMMARY: Evenflo Company, Inc. (Evenflo) is recalling certain Embrace 35 two-piece, rear-facing infant child restraints equipped with an AmSafe QT1 buckle. The affected model numbers include: 30711365, 31511040, 31511323, 31511400, 3151198, 3151953, 31521138, 46811205, 46811237, 48111200, 48111215, 48111215A, 48111218, 48111234, 48111235, 48111235A, 48111462, 48411391, 48411391D, 48411392, 48411504, 48411504D, 52911307A, 52921040, 55311138, 55311238, […]

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RECALL: Franklin & Ben Mason 4-in-1 Convertible Cribs Recalled Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards

 U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Recall Date: August 19, 2014 Recall Number: 14-258 Bexco Recalls Franklin & Ben Mason 4-in-1 Convertible Cribs Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary […]

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RECALL: Oeuf Recalls to Repair Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard

Oeuf Recalls to Repair Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard Recall date: July 22, 2014 Recall number: 14-236 Recall Details Units About 14,000 Description The recall includes four models of Oeuf Sparrow cribs. The cribs were sold in the colors birch, grey, walnut and white. The recalled cribs were manufactured between July 2007 and January 2014 and have […]

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