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Baby Product Recalls | May 2016

baby-product-recall-indianapolisThe Consumer Product Safety Commission recalled eight baby products in May, from strollers to pacifier clips to rattles. Keep on reading to find out if any baby products in your home made the list.

Tommee Tippee Sippee spill-proof cups
Hazard:
Mold can develop on the removable, one-piece, white valve inside the spill-proof Tommee Tippee Sippee cups when it remains wet/moist and is infrequently cleaned. The CPSC advises that mold ingestion poses a risk of gastrointestinal symptoms and infections in consumers with compromised immune systems.
Contact them online at www.tommeetippee.us and click on the recall button at the bottom of homepage for more information and/or toll-free at 877-248-6922 anytime during the week and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET Saturday.

Osprey Recalls Child Backpack Carriers Due to Fall Hazard
Hazard:
A cut in the plastic buckle on the shoulder strap can cause the shoulder strap to release, posing a fall hazard to a child in the carrier.
Contact Osprey at 800-303-1350 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT on Monday through Friday, or online at ospreypacks.com and click on “Poco AG Safety Notice” for more information.

phil&teds Recalls Dash Strollers Due to Risk of Injury
Hazard: The hinge used to fold the dash v5 stroller can become damaged while opening and closing the stroller, posing a pinch hazard to the consumer.
Contact phil&teds toll-free at 855-652-9019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.philandteds.com and click on “Support,” then “Upgrades” and “Recalls” for more information.

Pacific Cycle Recalls Infant Bicycle Helmets Due to Choking and Magnet Ingestion Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Target
Hazard:
The magnetic buckle on the helmet’s chin strap contains small plastic covers and magnets that can come loose, posing a risk of choking and magnet ingestion to young children.
Contact Pacific Cycle toll-free at 877-564-2261 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST Monday through Friday, or online at www.schwinnbikes.com and click on “Support” then “Safety & Recalls.”


Hobby Lobby Recalls Infant Rattles Due to Choking Hazard

Hazard:
The rattle seams can separate, exposing the fiber stuffing and bell rattle, posing a choking hazard.
Contact Hobby Lobby Stores at 800-326-7931 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.hobbylobby.com and click on the “Recall” tab at the bottom of the page for more information.


Hobby Lobby Recalls Infant Pacifier Holders Due to Choking Hazard

Hazard:
The fin of the whale and the head of the octopus can detach from the pacifier holder, posing a choking hazard.
Contact Hobby Lobby Stores at 800-326-7931 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.hobbylobby.com and click on the “Recall” tab at the bottom of the page for more information.

Twin Go Recalls Baby Carriers Due to Fall Hazard
Hazard:
The waist buckle can break, posing a fall hazard to children in the carrier.
Contact TwinGo toll-free at 888-288-9342 from 9am-5pm EST Monday-Friday or online at www.TwinGoCarrier.com and click on “Product Recall” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Munchkin Recalls Latch Lightweight Pacifiers & Clips Due to Choking Hazard
Hazard:
The clip cover can detach from the pacifier’s clip, posing a choking hazard for young children.
Contact Munchkin toll-free at 877-242-3134 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.munchkin.com, click on Help at the bottom of the page and then Recalls for more information.

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