The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s new searchable on line product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov.
Units: About 500,000
Manufacturer: Burlington Basket Co., of Burlington, Iowa
Hazard: If the cross-bracing rails are not fully locked into position, the bassinets can collapse.
Description: Burlington Basket bassinets have folding legs attached to the basket with white plastic pins and were manufactured before June 2010.
Sold at: Walmart and other mass merchandisers, department stores and juvenile product stores nationwide and online by various Web retailers, including Amazon.com, from January 2003 through August 2010 for $50.
Remedy: Check the cross-bracing support rails to make sure they are in the locked position. Contact the company for a free kit with instructions on assembly of the support rails. A video showing proper assembly is available at http://burlingtonbasket.org/BASSINETRECALL.aspx.
Contact: Call 800-553-2300 or visit www.burlingtonbasket.com.